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No. 965: A high-temperature cabinet oven from Grieve

No. 965: A high-temperature cabinet oven from Grieve

No. 965 is a 1350°F (~733°C) electrically-heated cabinet oven from Grieve, currently used heat treating titanium at the customer’s facility. Workspace of this unit measures 24″W × 24″D × 24″H. 30KW are...
10 April 2020
Aker wins 20-year corder with Chevron

Aker wins 20-year corder with Chevron

Aker Solutions has entered a master agreement to provide umbilicals for Chevron-operated oil and gas fields in the US Gulf of Mexico. The company also secured the first work order under the new master...
10 April 2020
POSCO rolled the first bar on KOCKS RSB 5.0

POSCO rolled the first bar on KOCKS RSB 5.0

The Korean special steel maker POSCO has successful commissioned its bar mill #2 incorporating a Reducing & Sizing Block (RSB®) 370++/5 in 5.0 design by Friedrich KOCKS GmbH & Co KG. The KOCKS...
10 April 2020
GE Consortium to build cycle power units in Poland

GE Consortium to build cycle power units in Poland

GE announced that the order of two high-efficiency and lower emission power units to be constructed through consortium at the Polska Grupa Energetyczna Górnictwo i Energetyka Konwencjonalna’s (PGE) Dolna...
10 April 2020
Coherent creates Center of Excellence for Fiber Lasers

Coherent creates Center of Excellence for Fiber Lasers

Coherent, Inc. has expanded its fiber laser operation in Tampere, Finland, and designated the facility as a “Center of Excellence for Fiber Lasers”. Currently, Coherent will combine stand-alone fiber laser...
09 April 2020
Aker secures Brownfield services contract in Brunei

Aker secures Brownfield services contract in Brunei

Aker Solutions, in a joint venture with PTAS Sdn Bhd, has signed a five-year agreement to provide offshore maintenance and modification services to Brunei Shell Petroleum (BSP). The scope of work covers...
08 April 2020

AMETEK completes sale of Reading Alloys to Kymera

AMETEK, Inc. announced that it has completed the sale of its Reading Alloys business to Kymera International, a specialty materials company that is owned by affiliates of Palladium Equity Partners, LLC....
07 April 2020
CNIITMASH signs a partnership with Bureau Veritas

CNIITMASH signs a partnership with Bureau Veritas

CNIITMASH JSC became the first in Russia official partner of Bureau Veritas Exploitation S.A.S (France) involved in welding personnel and procedures certification according to European norms. Within the...
07 April 2020

Bugatti Sport equipped with exhaust cover from APWORKS

The new Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport is equipped with a 3D printed exhaust cover from APWORKS. The technically sophisticated exhaust cover of the Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport is made from titanium. This manufacturing...
06 April 2020
VPower as a new distributor for MTU products in China

VPower as a new distributor for MTU products in China

Rolls-Royce is moving forward with its growth strategy in China, despite the challenges posed by COVID-19. VPower Group has become a new distributor for MTU products in China. The new distribution agreement...
06 April 2020