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Eni: new oil discovery offshore Angola
9/17/2014 11:36:02 AM
Eni made a new oil discovery in Block 15/06, in the Ochigufu exploration prospect, in deep water offshore Angola. Oghigufu is the 10th commercial oil discovery made in Block 15/06. The new discovery  is estimated to contain 300 million barrels of oil in place. Ochigufu 1 NFW well, which has led to the discovery, will be brought into production in record time. The well is …
ScottMadden to Partner with SEPA for Fact-Finding Mission
9/16/2014 9:18:29 AM
ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading energy consulting firms, is proud to join the Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA) to lead a group of approximately 25 U.S. energy industry executives to the bellwether energy market of Germany to exchange information with electricity and solar market leaders who are adapting to change in this dynamic and controversial …
Pöyry awarded engineering assignments for Asia’s largest solar PV power plant incorporating a tracking system
9/16/2014 9:15:19 AM
Energy Absolute Public Company Limited has awarded Pöyry with engineering assignments for EA Solar Lampang solar PV (photovoltaic) power plant in Thailand. The assignments include technical assistance to the client during the implementation phase until start of operation later in 2014; and annual operation monitoring for the whole loan period. The total installed capacity of …
OKI Delivers Additional Exhaust Gas Treatment Equipmentfor ON Semiconductor’s European plants
OKI Delivers Additional Exhaust Gas Treatment Equipmentfor ON Semiconductor’s European plants
9/16/2014 9:12:26 AM
OKI Engineering, provider of reliability evaluations and environmental conservation technologies for the OKI Group, recently delivered an additional unit of KGT-3MM-AP exhaust gas treatment equipment for atmospheric pressure CVD(*1) manufacturing equipment to semiconductor manufacturer ON Semiconductor’s European plants. OKI Engineering’s exhaust gas treatment equipment adopt …
Cost and Schedule Pressures Drive Project Management Innovation in Asia
9/15/2014 8:42:27 AM
Cost pressures and the race to bridge electricity gaps across Asia are prompting engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) providers to consider and adopt alternative project management approaches to ensure more energy is brought to market in a quicker, reliable and more cost effective manner.   The successful completion of Chana 2 and Wang Noi 4 in Thailand is an …
Honeywell’s Low-Global-Warming Material Insulates Net-Zero Energy Home Project At Purdue University
9/12/2014 12:58:01 PM
Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that Solstice® Liquid Blowing Agent (LBA), its ultra low-global-warming-potential foam blowing agent, has been used to help insulate a net-zero energy home project at Purdue University. The blowing agent, which causes closed-cell spray foam insulation to expand and provides the majority of the foam’s excellent insulating properties, …
TWI Attends KazBuild 2014
TWI Attends KazBuild 2014
9/11/2014 5:05:37 PM
TWI recently attended the 2014 Kazakhstan International Exhibition for Construction & Interiors, Windows, Doors & Facades, and Ceramics & Stone. Also known as KazBuild, the event was held 2-5 September at the IEC Exhibition Center in Almaty. The event attracted over 360 companies from nearly 30 countries to network and discuss trends and opportunities for the …
Insparisk One of Two Companies Awarded Elevator, Escalator & Conveyance Inspection Contract
Insparisk One of Two Companies Awarded Elevator, Escalator & Conveyance Inspection Contract
9/11/2014 1:05:39 PM
Insparisk One of Two Companies Awarded Elevator, Escalator & Conveyance Inspection Contract Insparisk was recently awarded one of two contracts for elevator, escalator & conveyance inspection services by the New York State Office of General Services. They will provide these services in regions 2, 3, and 4.  “We are excited to grow our governmental business …
Altran presents
Altran presents "eMOC", the modular, smart car of the future
9/11/2014 12:21:09 PM
Altran Spain, a company of the Altran group, has completed the development of eMOC (Electric Modular Car), a modular, smart car designed to meet the new expectations of users in terms of mobility, connectivity and sustainability. The eMOC  is a modular, urban electric vehicle (EV) concept car which can be adapted to meet users’ needs at any given time via external-module …
Braskem joins Amyris and Michelin to Accelerate the Industrialization and Commercialization of Renewable Isoprene
Braskem joins Amyris and Michelin to Accelerate the Industrialization and Commercialization of Renewable Isoprene
9/11/2014 10:30:17 AM
Amyris (Nasdaq: AMRS), Braskem (NYSE: BAK) and Michelin (EPA: ML) announced today that Braskem is joining a collaboration already launched in 2011 between Michelin and Amyris . This collaboration was initiated to develop and commercialize renewable isoprene, sourced from various biomass as an additional sustainable pathway to produce isoprene. Under the terms of the …
Redline Communications Acquires PureWave Networks Assets
9/10/2014 3:49:13 PM
Redline Communications ( ) Group Inc. (TSX: RDL), a leading provider of mission-critical wireless networks today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of PureWave Networks, a privately held wireless technology company located in Santa Clara, California, for a cash purchase price of $2 million.  The acquisition of PureWave’s …
Modevity Announces ARALOC™ Support For New Apple Watch
Modevity Announces ARALOC™ Support For New Apple Watch
9/9/2014 5:25:11 PM
Modevity, LLC, a leader in mobile content protection and distribution solutions has announced that the ARALOC™ Platform will support the new Apple Watch. ARALOC™ is based on Modevity‘ s industry leading secure content distribution & DRM technology that is used global leaders in market segments including Publishing, Banking, Healthcare, Finance, Manufacturing and Life …
Eltek picked to supply solar-power for base stations in Arab gulf region
9/9/2014 11:46:22 AM
Eltek today announced it has won a contract from an Arab gulf region telecom carrier to supply its Flatpack2 Solar Autonomous power system to wireless base stations. The initial value of the three-year contract is $3.5 million with a potential to grow to more than $10 million.   "Our technology allows our customers to build telecom towers in remote areas with solar. This …
GE and Accenture Announce Breakthrough Industrial Internet Technology for Safer, More Efficient Oil and Gas Pipeline Operations
9/8/2014 3:41:15 PM
GE (NYSE: GE) and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the launch of the Intelligent Pipeline Solution, the first-ever Industrial Internet offering to help pipeline operators make better decisions concerning the condition of their critical machines and assets in the oil and gas pipeline industry. It combines Pipeline Management, a GE Predictivity software solution powered by …
Abengoa consolidates the Sustainable Mobility Office of Campus Palmas Altas
9/8/2014 11:10:58 AM
Abengoa (MCE: ABG.B/P SM /NASDAQ: ABGB), the international company that applies innovative technology solutions for sustainability in the energy and environment sectors, has consolidated the role of the Sustainable Mobility Office at its Campus Palmas Altas headquarters in Seville. Abengoa has implemented a series of measures since 2009 to promote the use of sustainable …
AREVA signs a 300 million euro contract with Eskom, Republic of South Africa utility
9/8/2014 10:41:35 AM
AREVA signed a contract with South-African utility, Eskom to replace steam generators at the Koeberg nuclear power plant. Under the 4.3 billion rand order (approximately 300 million Euros), AREVA will design, manufacture and install six steam generators in the plant’s two reactors. The group will also provide associated engineering services. AREVA’s technological solutions …
Leading Supply Chain Provider Launches New Website
Leading Supply Chain Provider Launches New Website
9/8/2014 7:56:26 AM
TWI, a premier provider of end-to-end supply chain services for Government and Industrial sector customers worldwide, is proud to announce it has launched a new website, located at . “Above all, TWI is dedicated to providing the highest quality of customer service and information,” said Patrick Malcor, CEO. “That commitment extends to our website. The new …
Valuable material for wind power
Valuable material for wind power
9/5/2014 11:42:15 AM
Germany’s attempt to become independent of nuclear energy and fossil fuels is being followed closely by many countries around the world. Wind power is considered to be one of the most environmentally friendly sources of energy. Particularly when it comes to large wind turbines, engineers often choose Levapren from specialty chemicals company LANXESS, because this halogen-free …
Panalpina establishes Energy Solutions to serve world’s biggest logistics demands
9/5/2014 11:31:26 AM
Panalpina has merged its Panprojects and Oil & Gas activities to create Panalpina Energy Solutions, a specialised service that designs tailor-made transport solutions for the world’s most ambitious energy projects. Panalpina veteran Hans Toggweiler heads the new entity. Panalpina’s latest move to improve has seen it merge two of its most distinctive activities to create …
Clinton Power Station Completes Upgrade of Emergency Sirens
9/4/2014 7:02:43 PM
Exelon Generation completed the installation of a state-of-the-art siren system around Clinton Power Station. This effort is part of a multi-year, $2 million investment to upgrade sirens at Exelon’s six Illinois nuclear facilities.   Clinton Station has 41 Exelon-owned sirens within a 10-mile radius of the facility. Half were upgraded in a prior improvement project completed …