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NOVATEK starts oil production at Yaro-Yakhinskoye field

NOVATEK starts oil production at Yaro-Yakhinskoye field

PAO NOVATEK recently announced the launch of commercial production of crude oil at the Yaro-Yakhinskoye field developed by Arcticgas, a joint venture between NOVATEK and Gazprom Neft. The field’s crude...
07 January 2019
Aurora Labs, WorleyParsons JV for 3D metal printing

Aurora Labs, WorleyParsons JV for 3D metal printing

Aurora Labs recently announced that it has entered into an agreement with giant engineering and mining services group, Worley Parsons, to form a 50/50 incorporated 3D printing and consulting joint venture,...
04 January 2019
Expanite hardening solutions improves coating

Expanite hardening solutions improves coating

Expanite, the Danish pioneer specializing in surface hardening of stainless steel and titanium is widely replacing coatings in a variety of demanding applications.For more than 70 years, coatings, in their...
04 January 2019

Gbetiokun operations update

Eland Oil & Gas PLC an oil & gas production and development company operating in West Africa with an initial focus on Nigeria, announced that through its joint-venture subsidiary, Elcrest Exploration...
03 January 2019
Ascometal celebrates 25 years of CREAS R&D center

Ascometal celebrates 25 years of CREAS R&D center

Ascometal is celebrating 25 years of existence of its CREAS research and development center (Centre de REcherche et de développement AScometal). This SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH Business Unit institute enjoys...
03 January 2019

Boeing continues investment in Additive Manufacturing

Boeing has made several moves this year that demonstrate their keen interest in additive manufacturing. This includes an investment in Digital Alloys, a patent-holder for multiple promising technological...
18 December 2018
Apache achieves first oil at Garten development

Apache achieves first oil at Garten development

Apache Corporation (APA) announced it has initiated production from its Garten development on Block 9/18a Area-W in the United Kingdom sector of the North Sea. The discovery well, which is located 6kms...
18 December 2018
JFE orders threading machine from SMS group

JFE orders threading machine from SMS group

SMS group has received a new order from JFE Steel Corporation, Chita works, Chukyo Industrial Zone, Japan, for a premium threading machine. This will be JFE´s second threading machine from SMS group and...
18 December 2018
Sanjeev Gupta plans for massive Australian steel plant

Sanjeev Gupta plans for massive Australian steel plant

Liberty Primary Steel, part of Sanjeev Gupta’s GFG Alliance, announced major steps towards the transformation of the alliance’s Whyalla steelworks, signing contracts worth more than AUD 600M.GFG Alliance...
18 December 2018

CNNC’s mass production of nuclear-grade zirconium alloy

According to an announcement by China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC), China’s first batch of self-developed zirconium alloy materials, N36, assemblies of CF3 nuclear fuels, which can meet the demands...
17 December 2018