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PSEG sells 2 retired coal sites to HRP

PSEG Power, a subsidiary of Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG), announced the sale of the sites of its retired Hudson Generating Station in Jersey City/Secaucus and Mercer Generating Station in Hamilton...
22 January 2019

Norway awards record number of production licenses

The Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy is offering 83 production licenses on the Norwegian continental shelf in the Award in Pre-Defined Areas 2018 (APA 2018).“This is the largest licensing award...
22 January 2019
Woodside awards contracts for Scarborough Project

Woodside awards contracts for Scarborough Project

Woodside has awarded four contracts for front-end engineering design activities for the proposed Scarborough Project. The contracts are for engineering activities related to the upstream development’s...
21 January 2019
Gullfaks partners to drill 7 new wells

Gullfaks partners to drill 7 new wells

The Gullfaks partners (Equinor, Petoro and OMV) have decided to drill seven new wells with an investment of NOK 2.3bn and thereby improve oil recovery by 17 million barrels with good profitability.On behalf...
21 January 2019
Fives & Steel Dynamics ignite a preferred partnership

Fives & Steel Dynamics ignite a preferred partnership

Fives, a global industrial engineering group, was awarded a contract by Steel Dynamics, Inc. (SDI), one of the largest steel producers in the United States. This is the second SDI contract awarded to Fives...
21 January 2019
DEW Printdur® for complex steel components

DEW Printdur® for complex steel components

Deutsche Edelstahlwerke (DEW) is now making a big push: as an established powder manufacturer for 3D printing, the SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH Group Company is speeding up the next stage of development with its...
18 January 2019
INEOS chooses Antwerp for petrochemical investment

INEOS chooses Antwerp for petrochemical investment

INEOS has announced that Antwerp, Belgium will be the location for its multi-billion Euro project for an ethane gas cracker and world-scale PDH unit in Europe. The €3bn investment is the largest investment...
18 January 2019
Uniper to build new gas power plant in Irsching

Uniper to build new gas power plant in Irsching

Uniper has been awarded the contract from grid operator TenneT to build a gas power plant with a capacity of 300 MW in Irsching near Ingolstadt. Uniper will build and operate the plant. Starting October...
18 January 2019
Kanthal lab gets ISO accreditation

Kanthal lab gets ISO accreditation

The Kanthal analytical chemistry laboratory in Hallstahammar, Sweden, has achieved its first ISO 17025 accreditation, raising the bar for material traceability, work routines and quality assurance.“The...
18 January 2019
BP to expand its petrochemical presence in Korea

BP to expand its petrochemical presence in Korea

BP and Lotte have agreed a major expansion of production capacity at their joint venture Lotte BP Chemical Company Limited facility in Ulsan, South KoreaThe expansion is expected to add 100,000 tonnes...
17 January 2019