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Marcegaglia wins 2Global Awards for Steel Excellence

Marcegaglia wins 2Global Awards for Steel Excellence

On the occasion of the 2020 Global Awards for Steel Excellence sponsored by Fastmarkets, Marcegaglia Ravenna presented five applications in three different categories, thanks to two innovative projects:...
06 August 2020
Aker secures 5-year contract extension from ExxonMobil

Aker secures 5-year contract extension from ExxonMobil

Aker Solutions has secured a five-year contract extension from ExxonMobil Canada Properties for the provision of engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) services for the Hebron platform, offshore...
06 August 2020
Danieli commissions slab-grinding unit

Danieli commissions slab-grinding unit

Danieli Centro Maskin has commissioned a new HGS300 slab-grinding unit at its STS1 Plant. Equipped with a 250-kW motor on the main unit, the new grinder works on 140- to 220-mm thick stainless steel slabs,...
06 August 2020
Snam & Baker complete hydrogen turbine test

Snam & Baker complete hydrogen turbine test

Baker Hughes and Snam have successfully completed testing of the world’s first hybrid hydrogen turbine designed for a gas network. The test paves the way to implement the adoption of hydrogen blended with...
04 August 2020
Nippon wins Global Innovator 2020 Award

Nippon wins Global Innovator 2020 Award

Nippon Steel Corporation has received the Derwent Top 100 Global Innovator 2020 Award for the eighth consecutive year. The award recognises innovative companies and institutions by analysis of the trend...
04 August 2020
Acerinox & BBVA commit to sustainable operations

Acerinox & BBVA commit to sustainable operations

Acerinox and BBVA have made history by signing the first sustainable operation in the steel industry in Spain. It involves an EUR 80M bilateral loan with a maturity of 5 years to partially finance the...
03 August 2020
Ambica inducts fully automatic ultrasonic testing line

Ambica inducts fully automatic ultrasonic testing line

Ambica Steels Ltd recently invested in a state of the art, fully automatic ultrasonic testing line from Bluestar Engineering & Electronics. The new line is important for Ambica as in future it can...
03 August 2020
Alfa Laval launches AlfaNovaTW

Alfa Laval launches AlfaNovaTW

Alfa Laval has launched the first 100% stainless steel heat exchanger, Alfa Laval AlfaNovaTW, to address the challenge of contaminated tap water. The new heat exchanger eliminates the risk of unsafe drinking...
31 July 2020
CLG & ARA announce fiofuels startup

CLG & ARA announce fiofuels startup

Chevron Lummus Global and Applied Research Associates, Inc. have announced the successful startup of euglena Co., Ltd's integrated Biofuels ISOCONVERSION unit in Yokohama, Japan. The 5 BPD, first-of-its-kind...
30 July 2020
BUTTING produces GluBi® pipes from July 2020

BUTTING produces GluBi® pipes from July 2020

From July 2020, BUTTING produces GluBi® pipes, glue bonded mechanically lined pipes, for a customer project for the first time. The pipes will be supplied early next year for a project of the oil and gas...
30 July 2020