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Rex International Holding maps out value creation strategy for Norway

Rex International Holding maps out value creation strategy for Norway

Rex International Holding Limited (“Rex International Holding”, “Rex” or the “Company”, and together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”), a new-generation technology- driven oil company, has...

24-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:53

Koch membrane systems’ Konsolidator implemented in large waste treatment plant in England

Koch membrane systems’ Konsolidator implemented in large waste treatment plant in England

Koch Membrane Systems (KMS), a global leader in membrane filtration technologies, announced in conjunction with Oates Environmental Ltd. the recent opening of the Carr Crofts...

20-04-2017 Water Hits:80

North Sea region will see 30 crude and natural gas projects start operations by 2020, says GlobalData

North Sea region will see 30 crude and natural gas projects start operations by 2020, says GlobalData

Despite the low cycle that the market is facing, a total of 30 crude and natural gas projects are expected to start operations in the...

20-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:85

Spitfire Heritage Gin introduces little sister - Supermarine Vodka

Spitfire Heritage Gin introduces little sister - Supermarine Vodka

Spitfire Heritage Distillers has followed the runaway launch of its single estate, small batch botanical gin with a vodka close to its heart - and born in...

20-04-2017 Food & Materials Hits:74

OMNOVA Solutions Foundation Presents $50,000 Grant to Support Oil & Gas Studies in Rice University's Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Program

OMNOVA Solutions Foundation Presents $50,000 Grant to Support Oil & Gas Studies in Rice University's Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Program

OMNOVA Solutions (NYSE: OMN), through its charitable Foundation, recently presented a $50,000 grant to Rice University's Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CHBE) program. This follows a...

20-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:114

Yokogawa releases enhanced version of ProSafe®-RS Safety Instrumented System

Yokogawa releases enhanced version of ProSafe®-RS Safety Instrumented System

Yokogawa Electric Corporation announces that it will release an enhanced version of the ProSafe®-RS safety instrumented system on April 26. This latest release, R4.03.00, includes...

20-04-2017 Technology News Hits:78

Sonoco Launches PromoPeel(™) Integrated Label Technology

Sonoco Launches PromoPeel(™) Integrated Label Technology

Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, now offers PromoPeel™ Integrated Label Technology for flexible packaging, which allows brand owners to create...

20-04-2017 Food & Materials Hits:63

Industry champions sign up to support digital emergency response standard

Industry champions sign up to support digital emergency response standard

A TECHNOLOGY-led initiative to transform the way oil and gas workers around the world undertake safety-critical emergency response training has received cross-continent support from organisations...

20-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:93

How Water Jet Sweden T-model manage to counteract the laws of physics.

How Water Jet Sweden T-model manage to counteract the laws of physics.

Waterjet technology is unique cutting method using natural elements like water, sand and pressure. No heat or chemical substances are being added and no poisonous...

19-04-2017 Technology News Hits:100

How RocktTenn (WestRock) Doubled their Speed, OEE and Reliability

How RocktTenn (WestRock) Doubled their Speed, OEE and Reliability

All manufacturing leaders know what’s expected of them. They face financial statements, customers, stakeholders, etc. on an ongoing basis. There’s no denying the what. Truly...

19-04-2017 Materials Hits:92

Valmet to supply automation engineering for Gasum's LNG operations in the Nordic countries

Valmet to supply automation engineering for Gasum's LNG operations in the Nordic countries

Valmet will supply the basic automation engineering for Gasum's liquefied natural gas (LNG) operations in the Nordic countries. The aim is to identify the optimal...

12-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:139

A Valmet supplied demonstration scale plant for second generation sugar extraction officially opened at Sappi Ngodwana Mill in South Africa

A Valmet supplied demonstration scale plant for second generation sugar extraction officially opened at Sappi Ngodwana Mill in South Africa

In 2016 Sappi and Valmet agreed on a joint development project to deliver a demonstration plant to Sappi Ngodwana Mill in South Africa in order...

12-04-2017 Chemicals Hits:123

Valmet to supply automation technology to Vietnam Oil and Gas Group's Long Phu 1 thermal power plant project in Vietnam

Valmet to supply automation technology to Vietnam Oil and Gas Group's Long Phu 1 thermal power plant project in Vietnam

Valmet will supply automation to Vietnam Oil and Gas Group's (PetroVietnam) Long Phu 1 thermal power plant project in Long Phu District, Soc Trang Province,...

06-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:163

The cost of functional safety for food processing

The cost of functional safety for food processing

In 2014 in the UK, a large food manufacturer had to pay a £800,000 fine after a serious industrial accident. An engineer was trapped by...

06-04-2017 Food & Materials Hits:164

Will LNG Continue To Remain a Key Energy Source?

Will LNG Continue To Remain a Key Energy Source?

Energy authority expect that Japan’s reliance on LNG will continue to grow Japan imported 8.3 million tonnes of LNG in January, an increase of 1.06 million...

05-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:161

Alfa Laval wins SEK 155 million energy-efficiency order in China

Alfa Laval wins SEK 155 million energy-efficiency order in China

Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has won an order to supply Alfa Laval Packinox heat...

05-04-2017 Power & Water Hits:149

KROHNE to Feature Flow Technology at ProFoodTech

KROHNE to Feature Flow Technology at ProFoodTech

Visit Booth #2939 to see highly reliable process instrumentation for the food and beverage industry KROHNE, Inc. will be showcasing reliable process instrumentation for the food...

05-04-2017 Food & Materials Hits:142

Food processors enjoy increased productivity with Yamato’s tailored maintenance plans

Food processors enjoy increased productivity with Yamato’s tailored maintenance plans

Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK has launched a series of affordable maintenance contracts designed to help food manufacturers and processors increase productivity and profitability by reducing...

05-04-2017 Food & Materials Hits:110

High performance seal option now available on an extended range of SKF Explorer deep groove ball bearings

High performance seal option now available on an extended range of SKF Explorer deep groove ball bearings

Applications requiring larger bearing sizes can now benefit from longer maintenance intervals and greater resistance to contamination. Gothenburg, Sweden, 13 March 2017: SKF is making its...

05-04-2017 Technology News Hits:146

Ashtead Boosts Rental Fleet with State-of-the-Art Inspection Technology

Ashtead Boosts Rental Fleet with State-of-the-Art Inspection Technology

Ashtead Technology has expanded its equipment rental pool following a significant investment in the latest Pulsed Eddy Current (PEC) technology to deliver faster, more accurate...

05-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:139

Stocking up on specialist bearings

Stocking up on specialist bearings

Bearing supplier introduces marine grade 316 stainless steel bearings Specialist supplier of miniature bearings, SMB Bearings, has introduced a new range of 316 grade stainless steel...

05-04-2017 Technology News Hits:154

Oil and gas still an attractive draw – for now, warns skills body

Oil and gas still an attractive draw – for now, warns skills body

- New research sheds light on youth perception of North Sea career prospects - YOUNG people living in the UK’s key energy hubs preparing for and...

05-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:114

Gibbons’ marketing team now complete

Gibbons’ marketing team now complete

Gibbons Engineering Group, based in Tollesbury, Essex, has welcomed a new recruit to its marketing team as it looks to improve the quality and reach...

03-04-2017 Technology News Hits:144

Price & Profit: Effects of the 2017 Oil & Gas Recovery

Price & Profit: Effects of the 2017 Oil & Gas Recovery

The new year has brought with it changing opportunities for businesses to take a more strategic approach to procurement. This is of particular interest in...

03-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:148

Outokumpu enhances its stainless bar production capabilities in Richburg, U.S.

Outokumpu enhances its stainless bar production capabilities in Richburg, U.S.

Outokumpu announces enhancement of stainless bar production in its facilities in in Richburg, South Carolina, USA. New capabilities include a new coil-to-bar line to cover...

03-04-2017 Metals / Mining Hits:142

Kemira increases prices of polymer products in Europe

Kemira increases prices of polymer products in Europe

Kemira, a global chemicals company serving customers in water intensive industries, announces price increase for its polymer product line across all European countries. The price increase...

31-03-2017 Water Hits:169

Major Operator in Azerbaijan Renews Contract with Elite Control Systems

Major Operator in Azerbaijan Renews Contract with Elite Control Systems

Process Control Software & Support to Continue for Chirag Platform  Elite Control Systems, a leading provider of systems integration services, announced that once again a major oil...

27-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:188

ANDRITZ highlights top-notch technologies for technical nonwovens and textiles at Techtextil 2017

ANDRITZ highlights top-notch technologies for technical nonwovens and textiles at Techtextil 2017

ANDRITZ Nonwoven, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, is targeting processes for technical nonwovens and textiles at Techtextil in Frankfurt, Germany (May 9-12, hall 3,...

27-03-2017 Materials Hits:163

Rapid gearbox repair resolves design faults for steel mill

Rapid gearbox repair resolves design faults for steel mill

Keeping lost production time to a minimum requires a combination of in-house engineering skills and a partnership with a well-resourced, specialist repair provider. This became...

27-03-2017 Metals / Mining Hits:169

Shell CEO Ben van Beurden to speak at SPE Offshore Europe 2017

Shell CEO Ben van Beurden to speak at SPE Offshore Europe 2017

Royal Dutch Shell CEO Ben van Beurden is to speak at the opening plenary session at SPE Offshore Europe 2017 which is being held in...

27-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:158

Forum seals Mojave ROV deal with Norwegian firm

Forum seals Mojave ROV deal with Norwegian firm

Forum  Energy Technologies, Inc. has delivered a Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) to ESEA Submarine AS to perform a variety of offshore roles, including inspection, survey...

27-03-2017 Technology News Hits:161

Snake-arm robot showcased at offshore inspection capabilities at ITF event

Snake-arm robot showcased at offshore inspection capabilities at ITF event

Delegates at ITF Technology Showcase were given an insight into how a novel snake-arm robot could take offshore inspection to a new level ahead of...

27-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:141

The Latest Production Technology for EMS Services

The Latest Production Technology for EMS Services

Baumüller is once again investing in the field of contract manufacturing of electronic assemblies and systems EMS services (Electronic Manufacturing Services) cover the entire range of...

27-03-2017 Technology News Hits:178

Inauguration at Valmet delivered biomass based power plant in Skövde in Sweden

Inauguration at Valmet delivered biomass based power plant in Skövde in Sweden

The inauguration of Skövde Värmeverk`s new Valmet delivered biomass based power plant was held on Wednesday March 22nd, 2017. The inauguration speech was kept by...

27-03-2017 Power & Water Hits:154

EUA release video showcasing Green Gas

EUA release video showcasing Green Gas

‘Green Gas is a fundamental part of the energy trilemma solution’ says the Energy and Utilities Alliance, EUA’s CEO Mike Foster on the release of...

27-03-2017 Green Industry Hits:164

Zero Carbon Britain: Making it Happen – report launch

Zero Carbon Britain: Making it Happen – report launch

A new report has just been launched by the Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT) explores the barriers to reaching net zero greenhouse gas emissions, looking...

27-03-2017 Green Industry Hits:119

Sulzer innovations at SWANA 2017

Sulzer innovations at SWANA 2017

This year’s SWANApalooza conference and exhibition opens in Reno, Nevada today March 27th. The four-day event will feature the 40th annual landfill gas and biogas...

27-03-2017 Green Industry Hits:134

Uptime-as-a-Service leader Senseye launches next generation of predictive maintenance software to include Remaining Useful Life analysis

Uptime-as-a-Service leader Senseye launches next generation of predictive maintenance software to include Remaining Useful Life analysis

Senseye, the Uptime-as-a-Service leader, has just announced the launch of version 2.3 of its automatic condition monitoring and prognostics software, bringing Remaining Useful Life calculations to...

27-03-2017 Technology News Hits:172

TGS and Schlumberger Announce New Multi- and Wide-Azimuth Multiclient Reimaging Program in Central U.S. Gulf of Mexico

TGS and Schlumberger Announce New Multi- and Wide-Azimuth Multiclient Reimaging Program in Central U.S. Gulf of Mexico

New reimaged data covers 1,000 OCS blocks ahead of large regional lease block turnover TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company (TGS) and Schlumberger have just announced a new multi-...

27-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:119

Rotork electro-hydraulic actuators provide increased safety at Mauritius International Airport

Rotork electro-hydraulic actuators provide increased safety at Mauritius International Airport

In a project to increase safety, Rotork Skilmatic SI electro-hydraulic actuators have been installed in the Joint Users Hydrant Installation (JUHI) fuel storage depot at...

27-03-2017 Technology News Hits:144

Energy Institute (EI) and the Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) to host international technical forum on HSE in the Middle East

Energy Institute (EI) and the Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) to host international technical forum on HSE in the Middle East

EI and ENOC have signed an agreement to host a joint international technical forum on health, safety and environment in the Middle East to take...

27-03-2017 Power & Water Hits:128

Outstanding abravise wear test results on austenitic stainless steel after SuperExpanite Surface Hardening.

Outstanding abravise wear test results on austenitic stainless steel after SuperExpanite Surface Hardening.

Abrasion wear is an extensive problem for stainless steels. In the on-going effort to increase the knowledgebase on abrasion, Expanite requested Bud Labs to measure...

27-03-2017 Metals / Mining Hits:118

Traypacker chain offers unrivalled benefits to food and beverage industry

Traypacker chain offers unrivalled benefits to food and beverage industry

Tsubaki has developed a special chain for the tray packing machinery widely used in the food and beverage industry. It is internally lubricated so that...

27-03-2017 Food & Materials Hits:154

Brenntag expands service portfolio by acquiring the pipeline and chemicals services segment of Greene’s Energy Group

Brenntag expands service portfolio by acquiring the pipeline and chemicals services segment of Greene’s Energy Group

Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical distribution, has just announced it has completed the acquisition of the pipeline and chemicals services business segment of...

27-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:114

Roskill's Salt 2017 conference - Global Opportunities in a New Era for the Salt Supply Chain

Roskill's Salt 2017 conference - Global Opportunities in a New Era for the Salt Supply Chain

In the first few weeks of 2017 there was significant growth in international salt trade, driven by de-icing markets and low shipping rates. Many of...

22-03-2017 Materials Hits:171

Valmet to supply total solids measurement technology to Shanghai Shidongkou wastewater treatment plant in China

Valmet to supply total solids measurement technology to Shanghai Shidongkou wastewater treatment plant in China

Valmet will deliver total solids online measurements to Shanghai Shidongkou wastewater treatment plant in China. The measurement solutions will enable the plant to reduce laboratory...

22-03-2017 Water Hits:175

ÅF to be in-house consulting partner for the new tunnel construction between Denmark and Germany

ÅF to be in-house consulting partner for the new tunnel construction between Denmark and Germany

Danish State-owned Femern A/S choses ÅF together with sub-consultants as technical in-house consultants for the Danish-German Fehmarnbelt tunnel project. The tunnel will shorten the trip...

22-03-2017 Global Project News Hits:166

ANDRITZ MeWa successfully starts up new QZ 2500 cross-flow shredder at UFH RE-cycling

ANDRITZ MeWa successfully starts up new QZ 2500 cross-flow shredder at UFH RE-cycling

ANDRITZ MeWa, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has successfully commissioned the QZ 2500 cross-flow shredder supplied to UFH RE-cycling in Kematen, Ybbs, Austria. This...

21-03-2017 Metals / Mining Hits:182

Sonoco Implementing Price Increases for All Rigid Paperboard Containers in North America

Sonoco Implementing Price Increases for All Rigid Paperboard Containers in North America

Sonoco (NYSE:SON) has just announced it is implementing price increases for all round composite cans and shaped rigid paperboard containers in North America by a...

20-03-2017 Food & Materials Hits:198

Yamato to launch new multihead weigher at interpack 2017

Yamato to launch new multihead weigher at interpack 2017

Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK will be launching its innovative new Epsilon multihead weighing machine at interpack 2017 in Dusseldorf in May. The Leeds-based firm will also...

20-03-2017 Food & Materials Hits:146

Chemicals

A Valmet supplied demonstration scale plant for second generation sugar extraction officially opened at Sappi Ngodwana Mill in South Africa

In 2016 Sappi and Valmet agreed on a joint development project to deliver a demonstration plant to Sappi Ngodwana Mill in South Africa in order to exp...

Outokumpu delivers stainless steel quarto plate to Chinese petrochemical project

Outokumpu delivers some 500 tonnes of Forta DX 2205 duplex stainless steel for the second-phase development of Jiaxing Petrochemical Co Ltd’s purified...

AkzoNobel reviewing strategic options to separate Specialty Chemicals

AkzoNobel rejects an unsolicited indicative proposal from PPG AkzoNobel, one of the world’s leading paints, coatings and chemicals companies announce...

Ashland consolidates leadership roles as part of ongoing plan to drive profitable growth following the planned final separation of Valvoline this spring

Ashland Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ASH) has just announced a consolidation of executive roles as part of its ongoing plan to drive profitable growth ...

Food / Materials

Spitfire Heritage Gin introduces little sister - S…

Spitfire Heritage Distillers has followed the runaway launch of its single estate, small batch botanical gin with a vodka close to its heart...

Sonoco Launches PromoPeel(™) Integrated Label Tech…

Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, now offers PromoPeel™ Integrated Label Technology for flexible packaging...

How RocktTenn (WestRock) Doubled their Speed, OEE …

All manufacturing leaders know what’s expected of them. They face financial statements, customers, stakeholders, etc. on an ongoing basis. There’s no ...

The cost of functional safety for food processing

In 2014 in the UK, a large food manufacturer had to pay a £800,000 fine after a serious industrial accident. An engineer was trapped by the machinery ...

Oil / Gas

Rex International Holding maps out value creation …

Rex International Holding Limited (“Rex International Holding”, “Rex” or the “Company”, and together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”), a new-genera...

North Sea region will see 30 crude and natural gas…

Despite the low cycle that the market is facing, a total of 30 crude and natural gas projects are expected to start operations in the North Sea by 202...

OMNOVA Solutions Foundation Presents $50,000 Grant…

OMNOVA Solutions (NYSE: OMN), through its charitable Foundation, recently presented a $50,000 grant to Rice University's Chemical and Biomolecular Eng...

Industry champions sign up to support digital emer…

A TECHNOLOGY-led initiative to transform the way oil and gas workers around the world undertake safety-critical emergency response training has receiv...

Green Industry

EUA release video showcasing Green Gas

‘Green Gas is a fundamental part of the energy trilemma solution’ says the Energy and Utilities Alliance, EUA’s CEO Mike Foster on the release of an i...

Zero Carbon Britain: Making it Happen – report lau…

A new report has just been launched by the Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT) explores the barriers to reaching net zero greenhouse gas emissions...

Sulzer innovations at SWANA 2017

This year’s SWANApalooza conference and exhibition opens in Reno, Nevada today March 27th. The four-day event will feature the 40th annual landfill ga...

Commercial forests are full of untapped energy

The theme of the 2017 United Nations International Day of Forests is Forests and Energy. The International Council of Forest and Paper Associations ...

Power / Water

Koch membrane systems’ Konsolidator implemented in…

Koch Membrane Systems (KMS), a global leader in membrane filtration technologies, announced in conjunction with Oates Environmental Ltd. the recent op...

Alfa Laval wins SEK 155 million energy-efficiency …

Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has won an order to supply Alfa Laval Packinox heat exchange...

Kemira increases prices of polymer products in Eur…

Kemira, a global chemicals company serving customers in water intensive industries, announces price increase for its polymer product line across all E...

Inauguration at Valmet delivered biomass based pow…

The inauguration of Skövde Värmeverk`s new Valmet delivered biomass based power plant was held on Wednesday March 22nd, 2017. The inauguration speech ...

Technology News

Yokogawa releases enhanced version of ProSafe®-RS …

Yokogawa Electric Corporation announces that it will release an enhanced version of the ProSafe®-RS safety instrumented system on April 26. This lates...

How Water Jet Sweden T-model manage to counteract …

Waterjet technology is unique cutting method using natural elements like water, sand and pressure. No heat or chemical substances are being added and ...

High performance seal option now available on an e…

Applications requiring larger bearing sizes can now benefit from longer maintenance intervals and greater resistance to contamination. Gothenburg, Sw...

Stocking up on specialist bearings

Bearing supplier introduces marine grade 316 stainless steel bearings Specialist supplier of miniature bearings, SMB Bearings, has introduced a new r...

Metals & Mining

Outokumpu enhances its stainless bar production ca…

Outokumpu announces enhancement of stainless bar production in its facilities in in Richburg, South Carolina, USA. New capabilities include a new coil...

Rapid gearbox repair resolves design faults for st…

Keeping lost production time to a minimum requires a combination of in-house engineering skills and a partnership with a well-resourced, specialist re...

Outstanding abravise wear test results on austenit…

Abrasion wear is an extensive problem for stainless steels. In the on-going effort to increase the knowledgebase on abrasion, Expanite requested Bud L...

ANDRITZ MeWa successfully starts up new QZ 2500 cr…

ANDRITZ MeWa, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has successfully commissioned the QZ 2500 cross-flow shredder supplied to UFH RE-cycling...