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Strong support for bioenergy with most in favour of it playing a bigger part in energy mix, according to ETI survey

Strong support for bioenergy with most in favour of it playing a bigger part in energy mix, according to ETI survey

There is strong public support for producing bioenergy in the UK from both biomass and waste, with 80% of respondents in favour of bioenergy playing...

08-12-2016 Green Industry Hits:67

South Coast cooling engineers pick up international science award

South Coast cooling engineers pick up international science award

Hampshire-based specialist engineering firm Aqua Cooling has been recognised by the international Institute of Physics (IOP) for its pioneering Leak Prevention System (LPS). The company was...

08-12-2016 Water Hits:49

Start of application period: German Energy Agency launches global Energy Transition Award for start-ups

Start of application period: German Energy Agency launches global Energy Transition Award for start-ups

Numerous internationally-renowned climate activists and more than 70 partners from over 20 countries are already supporting the “Start Up Energy Transition” initiative/ Taking a stance...

08-12-2016 Green Industry Hits:48

Dow Named to Forbes’ Inaugural “Just 100” List as One of America’s Best Corporate Citizens

Dow Named to Forbes’ Inaugural “Just 100” List as One of America’s Best Corporate Citizens

The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) has been named to Forbes’ inaugural “JUST 100: America’s Best Corporate Citizens in 2016” list – recognizing the Company’s strategic...

07-12-2016 Chemicals Hits:70

GE Renovates POSCO-Thainox’s Skin-Pass Mill

GE Renovates POSCO-Thainox’s Skin-Pass Mill

Renovating old technology and ensuring that equipment is among the most efficient it can be is high on the agenda for GE Energy Connections’ Power...

07-12-2016 Metals / Mining Hits:79

LUCART wins the "NO WASTE" AWARD

LUCART wins the "NO WASTE" AWARD

The New Award for the Fiberpack® Project The project solves the waste disposal problem of beverage cartons and it has been awarded to the LUISS University...

07-12-2016 Food & Materials Hits:75

Delek refining to use Honeywell’s connected performance services to improve refinery performance

Delek refining to use Honeywell’s connected performance services to improve refinery performance

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) has just announced that Delek Refining, Inc. will use a new Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)-based Connected Performance Services (CPS) offering to...

07-12-2016 Oil & Gas Hits:87

Scientific breakthrough reveals unprecedented alternative to battery power storage

Scientific breakthrough reveals unprecedented alternative to battery power storage

Ground-breaking research from the University of Surrey and Augmented Optics Ltd., in collaboration with the University of Bristol, has developed potentially transformational technology which could...

06-12-2016 Technology News Hits:59

Portable gas analyser from AMETEK Land for gas CHP, utilities, cement, glass, paper, pipelines, refineries

Portable gas analyser from AMETEK Land for gas CHP, utilities, cement, glass, paper, pipelines, refineries

AMETEK Land, a leading industrial combustion efficiency and environmental pollution emissions monitoring specialist, has made its Lancom 4 Portable Gas Analyser even more affordable with...

05-12-2016 Technology News Hits:60

MPs Demand Consumer Protection Against Unsafe Carbon Monoxide Alarms

MPs Demand Consumer Protection Against Unsafe Carbon Monoxide Alarms

A group of 31 MPs from across the political spectrum have called on the Government to protect consumers from unsafe carbon monoxide alarms, which fail...

05-12-2016 Technology News Hits:104

Eminox Engineering Award for Tuxford Students

Eminox Engineering Award for Tuxford Students

A class of budding Engineering students from Year 12 of Tuxford Academy in Nottinghamshire were recently set a case study challenge by STEM (Science, Technology,...

05-12-2016 Metals / Mining Hits:62

Yamato scale dataweigh delivers delicate produce weighing solution for Riviera

Yamato scale dataweigh delivers delicate produce weighing solution for Riviera

Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK, a leading manufacturer of quality industrial weighing machines, has delivered a bespoke weighing solution for Cornwall’s premiere fresh produce grower Riviera...

05-12-2016 Food & Materials Hits:53

Energy Big Hitters To Gather In Asia

Energy Big Hitters To Gather In Asia

Global leaders to gather in Japan for 2017’s leading gas and LNG event Japan will remain the largest LNG buyer in the world through to 2025[1]...

05-12-2016 Oil & Gas Hits:65

Fitch: OPEC Deal A Big Step Towards Market Rebalancing

Fitch: OPEC Deal A Big Step Towards Market Rebalancing

OPEC's agreement to cut production by 1.2 million barrels of oil per day, and the potential agreement to cut with non-OPEC countries, should help accelerate...

01-12-2016 Oil & Gas Hits:77

Kemira increases prices of polymer products in Europe

Kemira increases prices of polymer products in Europe

Kemira, a global chemicals company serving customers in water intensive industries, announces price increase for its polymer product line across all European countries. The adjustment...

01-12-2016 Chemicals Hits:75

ACE UK members achieve 100% target for verified traceability of wood fibre

ACE UK members achieve 100% target for verified traceability of wood fibre

According to the ninth annual Proforest* report on the Chain of Custody (CoC) commitment made in 2007 by Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment...

01-12-2016 Green Industry Hits:85

Valmet to adopt 3D printing technology in its manufacturing processes

Valmet to adopt 3D printing technology in its manufacturing processes

Valmet has become one of the first technology suppliers to the global pulp and paper industry to adopt 3D printing technology in its manufacturing processes...

01-12-2016 Technology News Hits:97

Alfa Laval wins SEK 100 million energy-efficiency order

Alfa Laval wins SEK 100 million energy-efficiency order

Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has won an order to supply Alfa Laval OLMI heat...

30-11-2016 Power & Water Hits:92

Fjords delivers the benefits of MEV to OSEA delegates

Fjords delivers the benefits of MEV to OSEA delegates

State-of-the-art ultrafiltration technology which cuts costs, minimizes space and reduces chemical use will be showcased by leading oil and gas company Fjords Processing at a...

30-11-2016 Oil & Gas Hits:80

Reliable computing for food processing plants

Reliable computing for food processing plants

Industrial computing specialist adds range of fully enclosed industrial PCs Industrial computing specialist Distec Ltd is expanding its range of industrial PCs for food manufacturing and...

30-11-2016 Food & Materials Hits:77

Synerlink S.A. acquires cutting tool manufacturer Sogameca

Synerlink S.A. acquires cutting tool manufacturer Sogameca

Form-fill-seal leader strengthens its position as key provider to the fresh dairy and food industry Only three years after joining global capital equipment leader Barry-Wehmiller, Synerlink,...

30-11-2016 Food & Materials Hits:85

Fitch: Political Risk Looms Large for Global Sovereigns in 2017

Fitch: Political Risk Looms Large for Global Sovereigns in 2017

Fitch Ratings-London-29 November 2016: Global sovereigns face elevated levels of political risk and uncertainty in 2017, says Fitch Ratings, embodied by the unexpected election of...

30-11-2016 News Hits:70

Fitch: Oil Prices May See Little Growth Before 2018

Fitch: Oil Prices May See Little Growth Before 2018

Fitch Ratings-London-29 November 2016: High inventories and the potential for US shale production to respond quickly to any market tightening mean oil prices may flatline...

30-11-2016 Oil & Gas Hits:80

Protein feed and bioplastic from farm biogas

Protein feed and bioplastic from farm biogas

VTT has developed a solution for converting even small sources of methane-rich biogas into raw materials for animal feed or bioplastic on farms, landfills and...

30-11-2016 Technology News Hits:71

Great results from testing UPM’s wood-based diesel in buses

Great results from testing UPM’s wood-based diesel in buses

UPM has successfully tested Finnish wood-based diesel fuel both in laboratory conditions as well as in traffic. The tests clearly demonstrated that UPM's renewable diesel,...

30-11-2016 Green Industry Hits:73

Being aware and prepared improves availability and reliability in the oil and gas industry with Metso's Installed Base Management Services for field devices

Being aware and prepared improves availability and reliability in the oil and gas industry with Metso's Installed Base Management Services for field devices

Metso's Installed Base Management Services enables the oil and gas industry to be better prepared for turnarounds and improves the long-term availability and reliability of...

30-11-2016 Oil & Gas Hits:87

Rotork fulfils electric and pneumatic actuation contracts for Suncor Fort Hills oil sands development

Rotork fulfils electric and pneumatic actuation contracts for Suncor Fort Hills oil sands development

In a recent contract, Rotork’s facility at Calgary has fitted IQ3 intelligent electric actuators to fifteen gate valves, sized 42", 48" and 60", and shipped...

28-11-2016 Oil & Gas Hits:94

OEM Group MD takes second entrepreneurial crown this year

OEM Group MD takes second entrepreneurial crown this year

THE managing director of Aberdeen headquartered OEM Group is celebrating after winning a second accolade this year for his entrepreneurial flair. Barry Park picked up...

28-11-2016 Oil & Gas Hits:103

United Kingdom Wireline Logging Services Market Outlook -(2015-2020) - Research and Markets

United Kingdom Wireline Logging Services Market Outlook -(2015-2020) - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "United Kingdom Wireline Logging Services Market Outlook - Market Analysis by Geography, Type of Wireline (E-Line,...

28-11-2016 Oil & Gas Hits:80

ANDRITZ SEPARATION launches new decanter generation

ANDRITZ SEPARATION launches new decanter generation

ANDRITZ SEPARATION, part of international technology group ANDRITZ, has developed a new generation of decanter centrifuges that are suitable for industrial, chemical, food, and environmental...

28-11-2016 Food & Materials Hits:87

ANDRITZ and TeamTec sign cooperation agreement for worldwide marketing of the SeaSOx exhaust gas cleaning system for the maritime industry

ANDRITZ and TeamTec sign cooperation agreement for worldwide marketing  of the SeaSOx exhaust gas cleaning system for the maritime industry

ANDRITZ and TeamTec have signed a cooperation agreement for worldwide marketing of the SeaSOx exhaust gas cleaning system for the maritime industry. ANDRITZ will provide...

28-11-2016 Technology News Hits:85

Team AkzoNobel heading to the Netherlands for Volvo Ocean Race training

Team AkzoNobel heading to the Netherlands for Volvo Ocean Race training

Skipper Simeon Tienpont is set to sail into the Netherlands as team AkzoNobel begins the next phase of training for the Volvo Ocean Race. With just...

28-11-2016 News Hits:98

BP hires Turner & Townsend for onshore support in Scotland

BP hires Turner & Townsend for onshore support in Scotland

Global professional services consultancy Turner & Townsend has been chosen to deliver quantity surveying and cost management services across BP’s onshore facilities in Scotland including...

28-11-2016 Oil & Gas Hits:101

Outokumpu stainless steel rebar reinforces sea defences at Cromer coast in the UK

Outokumpu stainless steel rebar reinforces sea defences at Cromer coast in the UK

Outokumpu delivers Forta DX 2304 duplex stainless steel rebar for the Cromer coast in the UK. Cromer is an English town located on the stormy...

28-11-2016 Metals / Mining Hits:87

ANDRITZ to supply two spunlace lines to Fujian NanFang Textile Co., Ltd, including the first TT cards sold in China

ANDRITZ to supply two spunlace lines to Fujian NanFang Textile Co., Ltd,  including the first TT cards sold in China

ANDRITZ Nonwoven, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received two orders from Fujian NanFang Textile Co., Ltd (PRC) to supply two new neXline spunlace...

28-11-2016 Materials Hits:80

Minebea readies third factory

Minebea readies third factory

Japanese electronics manufacturer Minebea expects to complete construction of its third factory in Cambodia by the end of the year, allowing the company to diversify...

24-11-2016 Technology News Hits:98

Toyota develops 'breakthrough' in battery technology

Toyota develops 'breakthrough' in battery technology

Toyota Motor Corporation has developed the world's first method for observing the behaviour of lithium ions (Li-ions) in an electrolyte when a Li-ion battery charges...

24-11-2016 Technology News Hits:95

Global Oil Shale to build $296m cement plant in Morocco

Global Oil Shale to build $296m cement plant in Morocco

Global Oil Shale, a leading Scandinavian energy company, will set up a cement plant worth MAD3 billion ($296.5 million) in Tarfaya, Morocco, located 1,200-km south...

24-11-2016 Metals / Mining Hits:117

Egypt phosphate plant on track for 2018 launch

Egypt phosphate plant on track for 2018 launch

A consortium comprising Egypt-based Constec, along with leading Egyptian construction groups Hassan Allam Holding and Petrojet is working on a major phosphate plant in Ain...

24-11-2016 Materials Hits:90

Plans to build large waste recycling plant in Minsk Oblast

Plans to build large waste recycling plant in Minsk Oblast

Plans have been made to build a large waste recycling plant at the border of Smolevichi District and Borisov District. The enterprise will utilize a...

24-11-2016 Green Industry Hits:105

Dobeles Dzirnavnieks plans to return investments in new cereal plant in 5-7 years

Dobeles Dzirnavnieks plans to return investments in new cereal plant in 5-7 years

Latvia’s Dobeles Dzirnavnieks grain processing company plans to return the investments made in the new cereal plant in 5-7 years, the company’s board chairman Kristaps...

24-11-2016 Food & Materials Hits:96

How Iran’s steel industry performs in post-sanctions era?

How Iran’s steel industry performs in post-sanctions era?

Iran’s steel industry seems to witness a partial boost after the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA/nuclear deal) on Jan. 16, which...

24-11-2016 Metals / Mining Hits:102

Germans set up corn processing plant in Russia for €35m

Germans set up corn processing plant in Russia for €35m

PETKUS Technologie GmbH, a German company, intends to build a high-capacity plant processing corn seed in the Russian region of Stavropol. As the regional press office...

24-11-2016 Food & Materials Hits:99

Packaging industry: opportunities escape domestic enterprises

Packaging industry: opportunities escape domestic enterprises

An attractive market with a forecast growth rate of no less than 10 percent and weak Vietnamese enterprises are why foreign investors in the packaging...

23-11-2016 Food & Materials Hits:83

Steel firm mulls factory in SSEZ

Steel firm mulls factory in SSEZ

A Chinese steel company is in talks with Sihanoukville Special Economic Zone (SSEZ) to set up an industrial facility in the zone, a marketing executive...

23-11-2016 Metals / Mining Hits:82

Chongqing builds China's largest instant coffee factory

Chongqing builds China's largest instant coffee factory

Chongqing municipality, southwest China, is building the country's largest instant-coffee factory, which is scheduled to be completed in 2018, local authorities said Wednesday 23rd Nov,...

23-11-2016 Food & Materials Hits:80

NDR teams up for tyre factory

NDR teams up for tyre factory

MAI-listed tyre maker N.D. Rubber Plc (NDR) has teamed up with Chinese truck-tyre maker Shandong Yinbao Tyre Group to construct a tyre plant for trucks...

23-11-2016 Materials Hits:94

Magnetic MRO to start 3D printing of aircraft interior components

Magnetic MRO to start 3D printing of aircraft interior components

The Estonian aircraft maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) company Magnetic MRO and MAC Interiors, a subsidiary acquired by it in February this year, are working...

23-11-2016 Materials Hits:103

Event promotes correct carton recycling labelling for food and drink manufacturers

Event promotes correct carton recycling labelling for food and drink manufacturers

ACE UK, which represents the leading food and drink carton manufacturers Tetra Pak, Elopak and SIG Combibloc, and OPRL Ltd, which runs the UK’s on-pack...

22-11-2016 Food & Materials Hits:93

Fitch: Coal Underpins German Power Generation Despite Price Jump

Fitch: Coal Underpins German Power Generation Despite Price Jump

Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: Thermal Generation Still in German Power Mix Fitch Ratings-London-18 November 2016: Coal and lignite are likely to remain the dominant fuel...

22-11-2016 Power & Water Hits:102

Chemicals

Dow Named to Forbes’ Inaugural “Just 100” List as One of America’s Best Corporate Citizens

The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) has been named to Forbes’ inaugural “JUST 100: America’s Best Corporate Citizens in 2016” ...

Kemira increases prices of polymer products in Europe

Kemira, a global chemicals company serving customers in water intensive industries, announces price increase for its polymer product line across all E...

New AkzoNobel ingredient eases regulatory pressure on detergent makers

Detergent manufacturers can now meet strict environmental regulations relating to the use of phosphates following the launch of a new ingredient devel...

Synvina: Joint venture of BASF and Avantium established

BASF and Avantium, the renewable chemistry company, has just announced the formation of a joint venture (JV) for the production and marketing of furan...

Food / Materials

LUCART wins the "NO WASTE" AWARD

The New Award for the Fiberpack® Project The project solves the waste disposal problem of beverage cartons and it has been awarded to the LUISS U...

Yamato scale dataweigh delivers delicate produce w…

Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK, a leading manufacturer of quality industrial weighing machines, has delivered a bespoke weighing solution for Cornwall&rsqu...

Reliable computing for food processing plants

Industrial computing specialist adds range of fully enclosed industrial PCs Industrial computing specialist Distec Ltd is expanding its range of indu...

Synerlink S.A. acquires cutting tool manufacturer …

Form-fill-seal leader strengthens its position as key provider to the fresh dairy and food industry Only three years after joining global capital equ...

Oil / Gas

Delek refining to use Honeywell’s connected perfor…

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) has just announced that Delek Refining, Inc. will use a new Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)-based Connected Performance Ser...

Energy Big Hitters To Gather In Asia

Global leaders to gather in Japan for 2017’s leading gas and LNG event Japan will remain the largest LNG buyer in the world through to 2025[1...

Fitch: OPEC Deal A Big Step Towards Market Rebalan…

OPEC's agreement to cut production by 1.2 million barrels of oil per day, and the potential agreement to cut with non-OPEC countries, should help acce...

Fjords delivers the benefits of MEV to OSEA delega…

State-of-the-art ultrafiltration technology which cuts costs, minimizes space and reduces chemical use will be showcased by leading oil and gas compan...

Green Industry

Strong support for bioenergy with most in favour o…

There is strong public support for producing bioenergy in the UK from both biomass and waste, with 80% of respondents in favour of bioenergy playing a...

Start of application period: German Energy Agency …

Numerous internationally-renowned climate activists and more than 70 partners from over 20 countries are already supporting the “Start Up Energy...

ACE UK members achieve 100% target for verified tr…

According to the ninth annual Proforest* report on the Chain of Custody (CoC) commitment made in 2007 by Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environ...

Great results from testing UPM’s wood-based diesel…

UPM has successfully tested Finnish wood-based diesel fuel both in laboratory conditions as well as in traffic. The tests clearly demonstrated that UP...

Power / Water

South Coast cooling engineers pick up internationa…

Hampshire-based specialist engineering firm Aqua Cooling has been recognised by the international Institute of Physics (IOP) for its pioneering Leak P...

Alfa Laval wins SEK 100 million energy-efficiency …

Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has won an order to supply Alfa Laval OLMI heat ...

Fitch: Coal Underpins German Power Generation Desp…

Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: Thermal Generation Still in German Power Mix Fitch Ratings-London-18 November 2016: Coal and lignite are likely to rem...

Eight years of baling and counting for Momentive

Specialist rubber compound manufacturer Momentive Performance Materials has proven that waste baling can protect the environment, improve on-site clea...

Technology News

Scientific breakthrough reveals unprecedented alte…

Ground-breaking research from the University of Surrey and Augmented Optics Ltd., in collaboration with the University of Bristol, has developed poten...

Portable gas analyser from AMETEK Land for gas CHP…

AMETEK Land, a leading industrial combustion efficiency and environmental pollution emissions monitoring specialist, has made its Lancom 4 Portable Ga...

MPs Demand Consumer Protection Against Unsafe Carb…

A group of 31 MPs from across the political spectrum have called on the Government to protect consumers from unsafe carbon monoxide alarms, which fail...

Valmet to adopt 3D printing technology in its manu…

Valmet has become one of the first technology suppliers to the global pulp and paper industry to adopt 3D printing technology in its manufacturing pro...

Metals & Mining

GE Renovates POSCO-Thainox’s Skin-Pass Mill

Renovating old technology and ensuring that equipment is among the most efficient it can be is high on the agenda for GE Energy Connections’ Pow...

Eminox Engineering Award for Tuxford Students

A class of budding Engineering students from Year 12 of Tuxford Academy in Nottinghamshire were recently set a case study challenge by STEM (Science, ...

Outokumpu stainless steel rebar reinforces sea def…

Outokumpu delivers Forta DX 2304 duplex stainless steel rebar for the Cromer coast in the UK. Cromer is an English town located on the stormy North Se...

Global Oil Shale to build $296m cement plant in Mo…

Global Oil Shale, a leading Scandinavian energy company, will set up a cement plant worth MAD3 billion ($296.5 million) in Tarfaya, Morocco, located 1...