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Harsco enters USD 247M contract with HBIS

Harsco Corporation announced that its Metals & Minerals division has signed a USD 247M contract with HBIS Laoting Steel, a subsidiary of the HBIS Group and one of the leading steel producers in China....
05 February 2019
WorleyParsons awarded EPC contract

WorleyParsons awarded EPC contract

WorleyParsons has been awarded an engineering, procurement, fabrication and construction (EPC) contract for the Pipestone Processing Facility in Alberta, Canada by Encana Corporation (Encana). Keyera ...
04 February 2019
BASF opens antioxidants manufacturing plant in China

BASF opens antioxidants manufacturing plant in China

BASF recently inaugurated a new, world-scale antioxidants manufacturing plant at its Caojing site in Shanghai, China. With an annual capacity of 42,000 tons, the plant will produce antioxidants and associated...
04 February 2019
Valmet, Kemira sign agreement on wastewater treatment

Valmet, Kemira sign agreement on wastewater treatment

Valmet and Kemira have signed a partnership agreement in developing wastewater and sludge treatment customer applications for municipal and industrial plants in Europe. Reliable real-time measurement data...
04 February 2019
IKM testing awarded contract at Tyra Redevelopment

IKM testing awarded contract at Tyra Redevelopment

Total E&P Danmark A/S has awarded IKM Testing a comprehensive contract on the Danish Continental Shelf. The contract includes cleaning and preparation for the removal of existing platforms and associated...
01 February 2019

Van Gogh infill project lifts Santos oil production

Santos announced first oil from the Van Gogh infill project, marking the successful completion of the two-well program that will increase production from the field.The Van Gogh field is one of three subsea...
01 February 2019
Eni starts new production well in the Vandumbu field

Eni starts new production well in the Vandumbu field

Eni has successfully launched a new production well in the Vandumbu field, about 350km north-west of Luanda and 130km west of Soyo, in the West Hub of Block 15/06, in Angola’s offshore.The start-up of...
01 February 2019
Gazprom to expand gas infrastructure in Sakhalin Region

Gazprom to expand gas infrastructure in Sakhalin Region

A working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, and Valery Limarenko, Acting Governor of the Sakhalin Region, took place in St. Petersburg.The parties reviewed the...
31 January 2019
AOD converter started up at Outokumpu in Tornio

AOD converter started up at Outokumpu in Tornio

In December 2018, the no. 1 AOD converter modernized by Primetals Technologies was started up at the Tornio works of Outokumpu Stainless Oy, a Finnish stainless-steel producer. The project involved fitting...
31 January 2019
Long distance weld purge monitoring

Long distance weld purge monitoring

Often when welding lengths of tubes and pipework fabrications of 20 metres or more, measuring the purge gas might not always be easy. Under these conditions, there is a risk of contamination of the gas...
29 January 2019