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Automation for Food and Packaging

Automation for Food and Packaging

At Interpack 2017, Baumüller will introduce complete solution packages and industry-specific components High hygiene standards, difficult ambient conditions or extreme demands on machines and systems: Baumüller...

26-04-2017 Food & Materials Hits:46

Forum investment brings new multiplexer technology to the rental market

Forum investment brings new multiplexer technology to the rental market

Forum Subsea Rentals, a Forum Energy Technologies business, announces that new multiplexer video and data acquisition technology is available to their global rental market following...

26-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:50

Higgs & Sons advises on major global deal for Westbridge foods

Higgs & Sons advises on major global deal for Westbridge foods

The Higgs & Sons Corporate team has advised the shareholders of long-term client Westbridge Foods on a sale to Thai based global food producer and...

26-04-2017 Food & Materials Hits:36

Alfa Laval wins SEK 55million energy-efficiency order in Africa

Alfa Laval wins SEK 55million energy-efficiency order in Africa

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

26-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:49

£290 million boost for clean energy in Britain

£290 million boost for clean energy in Britain

Renewable energy developers will compete for £290m worth of contracts to support the growth of clean energy in Britain, as the second Contracts for Difference...

26-04-2017 Green Industry Hits:38

Valmet introduces new and improved customer training offering - Valmet Learning Services

Valmet introduces new and improved customer training offering - Valmet Learning Services

Valmet launches a renewed customer training offering for its customers - Valmet Learning Services - to help improve the reliability and performance of its customers'...

26-04-2017 Technology News Hits:41

Smart Water Networks Forum (SWAN) Announces 20 Global Utility Speakers From 13 Countries at Upcoming Annual SWAN Conference

Smart Water Networks Forum (SWAN) Announces 20 Global Utility Speakers From 13 Countries at Upcoming Annual SWAN Conference

SWAN Annual Conference to focus on creating resilient water and wastewater systems The Smart Water Networks Forum (SWAN) is pleased to announce that over 100 attendees have reserved their spot...

26-04-2017 Water Hits:38

Yamato introduces next-day delivery on genuine spare parts

Yamato introduces next-day delivery on genuine spare parts

Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK has launched a standard next-day delivery service on genuine spare parts for its ranges of multihead weighers and checkweighers. Genuine Yamato spare...

26-04-2017 Technology News Hits:30

Smart Innovation Increases Operational Efficiencies on Offshore Windfarm and Leads to New Contract for Ampelmann

Smart Innovation Increases Operational Efficiencies on Offshore Windfarm and Leads to New Contract for Ampelmann

The first use of a new offshore innovation by Ampelmann and Siem Offshore Contractors delivered major operational efficiencies on Germany’s first commercial offshore windfarm. Ampelmann’s E1000...

26-04-2017 Green Industry Hits:49

Carbon Capture and Storage needs to be part of the UK’s future energy system and the economic prize could be considerable

Carbon Capture and Storage  needs to be part of the UK’s future energy system and the  economic prize could be considerable

Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) should remain a key option in the UK’s future low carbon energy system and could present a considerable economic opportunity,...

26-04-2017 Power & Water Hits:56

Aquila Capital acquires six Norwegian hydropower plants

Aquila Capital acquires six Norwegian hydropower plants

Alternative Investment Company Aquila Capital has acquired six run-of-river hydro power plants from the Norwegian energy company BKK AS. The power plants, located near Bergen,...

25-04-2017 Power & Water Hits:58

Queensland scale-up RedEye launches North America operations in Nevada following state-to-state innovation commitment

Queensland scale-up RedEye launches North America operations in Nevada following state-to-state innovation commitment

RedEye kicks off first enterprise-wide implementation project in partnership with WaterStart One of Australia’s fastest growing tech companies, RedEye, has announced a strategic partnership with U.S....

25-04-2017 Water Hits:45

NCDMB visits Aveon Offshore Limited facility in Port Harcourt

NCDMB visits Aveon Offshore Limited facility in Port Harcourt

 During the visit, Aveon’s senior management presented a quick synopsis of its current projects, investments in technology and equipment, human resources, civil infrastructure and other...

25-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:52

Rex International Holding maps out value creation strategy for Norway

Rex International Holding maps out value creation strategy for Norway

Rex International Holding Limited (“Rex International Holding”, “Rex” or the “Company”, and together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”), a new-generation technology- driven oil company, has...

24-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:62

Koch membrane systems’ Konsolidator implemented in large waste treatment plant in England

Koch membrane systems’ Konsolidator implemented in large waste treatment plant in England

Koch Membrane Systems (KMS), a global leader in membrane filtration technologies, announced in conjunction with Oates Environmental Ltd. the recent opening of the Carr Crofts...

20-04-2017 Water Hits:90

North Sea region will see 30 crude and natural gas projects start operations by 2020, says GlobalData

North Sea region will see 30 crude and natural gas projects start operations by 2020, says GlobalData

Despite the low cycle that the market is facing, a total of 30 crude and natural gas projects are expected to start operations in the...

20-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:93

Spitfire Heritage Gin introduces little sister - Supermarine Vodka

Spitfire Heritage Gin introduces little sister - Supermarine Vodka

Spitfire Heritage Distillers has followed the runaway launch of its single estate, small batch botanical gin with a vodka close to its heart - and born in...

20-04-2017 Food & Materials Hits:81

OMNOVA Solutions Foundation Presents $50,000 Grant to Support Oil & Gas Studies in Rice University's Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Program

OMNOVA Solutions Foundation Presents $50,000 Grant to Support Oil & Gas Studies in Rice University's Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Program

OMNOVA Solutions (NYSE: OMN), through its charitable Foundation, recently presented a $50,000 grant to Rice University's Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CHBE) program. This follows a...

20-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:119

Yokogawa releases enhanced version of ProSafe®-RS Safety Instrumented System

Yokogawa releases enhanced version of ProSafe®-RS Safety Instrumented System

Yokogawa Electric Corporation announces that it will release an enhanced version of the ProSafe®-RS safety instrumented system on April 26. This latest release, R4.03.00, includes...

20-04-2017 Technology News Hits:83

Sonoco Launches PromoPeel(™) Integrated Label Technology

Sonoco Launches PromoPeel(™) Integrated Label Technology

Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, now offers PromoPeel™ Integrated Label Technology for flexible packaging, which allows brand owners to create...

20-04-2017 Food & Materials Hits:67

Industry champions sign up to support digital emergency response standard

Industry champions sign up to support digital emergency response standard

A TECHNOLOGY-led initiative to transform the way oil and gas workers around the world undertake safety-critical emergency response training has received cross-continent support from organisations...

20-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:95

How Water Jet Sweden T-model manage to counteract the laws of physics.

How Water Jet Sweden T-model manage to counteract the laws of physics.

Waterjet technology is unique cutting method using natural elements like water, sand and pressure. No heat or chemical substances are being added and no poisonous...

19-04-2017 Technology News Hits:107

How RocktTenn (WestRock) Doubled their Speed, OEE and Reliability

How RocktTenn (WestRock) Doubled their Speed, OEE and Reliability

All manufacturing leaders know what’s expected of them. They face financial statements, customers, stakeholders, etc. on an ongoing basis. There’s no denying the what. Truly...

19-04-2017 Materials Hits:96

Valmet to supply automation engineering for Gasum's LNG operations in the Nordic countries

Valmet to supply automation engineering for Gasum's LNG operations in the Nordic countries

Valmet will supply the basic automation engineering for Gasum's liquefied natural gas (LNG) operations in the Nordic countries. The aim is to identify the optimal...

12-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:142

A Valmet supplied demonstration scale plant for second generation sugar extraction officially opened at Sappi Ngodwana Mill in South Africa

A Valmet supplied demonstration scale plant for second generation sugar extraction officially opened at Sappi Ngodwana Mill in South Africa

In 2016 Sappi and Valmet agreed on a joint development project to deliver a demonstration plant to Sappi Ngodwana Mill in South Africa in order...

12-04-2017 Chemicals Hits:128

Valmet to supply automation technology to Vietnam Oil and Gas Group's Long Phu 1 thermal power plant project in Vietnam

Valmet to supply automation technology to Vietnam Oil and Gas Group's Long Phu 1 thermal power plant project in Vietnam

Valmet will supply automation to Vietnam Oil and Gas Group's (PetroVietnam) Long Phu 1 thermal power plant project in Long Phu District, Soc Trang Province,...

06-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:166

The cost of functional safety for food processing

The cost of functional safety for food processing

In 2014 in the UK, a large food manufacturer had to pay a £800,000 fine after a serious industrial accident. An engineer was trapped by...

06-04-2017 Food & Materials Hits:172

Will LNG Continue To Remain a Key Energy Source?

Will LNG Continue To Remain a Key Energy Source?

Energy authority expect that Japan’s reliance on LNG will continue to grow Japan imported 8.3 million tonnes of LNG in January, an increase of 1.06 million...

05-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:165

Alfa Laval wins SEK 155 million energy-efficiency order in China

Alfa Laval wins SEK 155 million energy-efficiency order in China

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

05-04-2017 Power & Water Hits:155

KROHNE to Feature Flow Technology at ProFoodTech

KROHNE to Feature Flow Technology at ProFoodTech

Visit Booth #2939 to see highly reliable process instrumentation for the food and beverage industry KROHNE, Inc. will be showcasing reliable process instrumentation for the food...

05-04-2017 Food & Materials Hits:148

Food processors enjoy increased productivity with Yamato’s tailored maintenance plans

Food processors enjoy increased productivity with Yamato’s tailored maintenance plans

Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK has launched a series of affordable maintenance contracts designed to help food manufacturers and processors increase productivity and profitability by reducing...

05-04-2017 Food & Materials Hits:112

High performance seal option now available on an extended range of SKF Explorer deep groove ball bearings

High performance seal option now available on an extended range of SKF Explorer deep groove ball bearings

Applications requiring larger bearing sizes can now benefit from longer maintenance intervals and greater resistance to contamination. Gothenburg, Sweden, 13 March 2017: SKF is making its...

05-04-2017 Technology News Hits:152

Ashtead Boosts Rental Fleet with State-of-the-Art Inspection Technology

Ashtead Boosts Rental Fleet with State-of-the-Art Inspection Technology

Ashtead Technology has expanded its equipment rental pool following a significant investment in the latest Pulsed Eddy Current (PEC) technology to deliver faster, more accurate...

05-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:140

Stocking up on specialist bearings

Stocking up on specialist bearings

Bearing supplier introduces marine grade 316 stainless steel bearings Specialist supplier of miniature bearings, SMB Bearings, has introduced a new range of 316 grade stainless steel...

05-04-2017 Technology News Hits:161

Oil and gas still an attractive draw – for now, warns skills body

Oil and gas still an attractive draw – for now, warns skills body

- New research sheds light on youth perception of North Sea career prospects - YOUNG people living in the UK’s key energy hubs preparing for and...

05-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:115

Gibbons’ marketing team now complete

Gibbons’ marketing team now complete

Gibbons Engineering Group, based in Tollesbury, Essex, has welcomed a new recruit to its marketing team as it looks to improve the quality and reach...

03-04-2017 Technology News Hits:148

Price & Profit: Effects of the 2017 Oil & Gas Recovery

Price & Profit: Effects of the 2017 Oil & Gas Recovery

The new year has brought with it changing opportunities for businesses to take a more strategic approach to procurement. This is of particular interest in...

03-04-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:154

Outokumpu enhances its stainless bar production capabilities in Richburg, U.S.

Outokumpu enhances its stainless bar production capabilities in Richburg, U.S.

Outokumpu announces enhancement of stainless bar production in its facilities in in Richburg, South Carolina, USA. New capabilities include a new coil-to-bar line to cover...

03-04-2017 Metals / Mining Hits:149

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 price increase...

31-03-2017 Water Hits:173

Major Operator in Azerbaijan Renews Contract with Elite Control Systems

Major Operator in Azerbaijan Renews Contract with Elite Control Systems

Process Control Software & Support to Continue for Chirag Platform  Elite Control Systems, a leading provider of systems integration services, announced that once again a major oil...

27-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:194

ANDRITZ highlights top-notch technologies for technical nonwovens and textiles at Techtextil 2017

ANDRITZ highlights top-notch technologies for technical nonwovens and textiles at Techtextil 2017

ANDRITZ Nonwoven, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, is targeting processes for technical nonwovens and textiles at Techtextil in Frankfurt, Germany (May 9-12, hall 3,...

27-03-2017 Materials Hits:169

Rapid gearbox repair resolves design faults for steel mill

Rapid gearbox repair resolves design faults for steel mill

Keeping lost production time to a minimum requires a combination of in-house engineering skills and a partnership with a well-resourced, specialist repair provider. This became...

27-03-2017 Metals / Mining Hits:177

Shell CEO Ben van Beurden to speak at SPE Offshore Europe 2017

Shell CEO Ben van Beurden to speak at SPE Offshore Europe 2017

Royal Dutch Shell CEO Ben van Beurden is to speak at the opening plenary session at SPE Offshore Europe 2017 which is being held in...

27-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:162

Forum seals Mojave ROV deal with Norwegian firm

Forum seals Mojave ROV deal with Norwegian firm

Forum  Energy Technologies, Inc. has delivered a Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) to ESEA Submarine AS to perform a variety of offshore roles, including inspection, survey...

27-03-2017 Technology News Hits:170

Snake-arm robot showcased at offshore inspection capabilities at ITF event

Snake-arm robot showcased at offshore inspection capabilities at ITF event

Delegates at ITF Technology Showcase were given an insight into how a novel snake-arm robot could take offshore inspection to a new level ahead of...

27-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:143

The Latest Production Technology for EMS Services

The Latest Production Technology for EMS Services

Baumüller is once again investing in the field of contract manufacturing of electronic assemblies and systems EMS services (Electronic Manufacturing Services) cover the entire range of...

27-03-2017 Technology News Hits:184

Inauguration at Valmet delivered biomass based power plant in Skövde in Sweden

Inauguration at Valmet delivered biomass based power plant in Skövde in Sweden

The inauguration of Skövde Värmeverk`s new Valmet delivered biomass based power plant was held on Wednesday March 22nd, 2017. The inauguration speech was kept by...

27-03-2017 Power & Water Hits:158

EUA release video showcasing Green Gas

EUA release video showcasing Green Gas

‘Green Gas is a fundamental part of the energy trilemma solution’ says the Energy and Utilities Alliance, EUA’s CEO Mike Foster on the release of...

27-03-2017 Green Industry Hits:167

Zero Carbon Britain: Making it Happen – report launch

Zero Carbon Britain: Making it Happen – report launch

A new report has just been launched by the Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT) explores the barriers to reaching net zero greenhouse gas emissions, looking...

27-03-2017 Green Industry Hits:127

Sulzer innovations at SWANA 2017

Sulzer innovations at SWANA 2017

This year’s SWANApalooza conference and exhibition opens in Reno, Nevada today March 27th. The four-day event will feature the 40th annual landfill gas and biogas...

27-03-2017 Green Industry Hits:139

Chemicals

A Valmet supplied demonstration scale plant for second generation sugar extraction officially opened at Sappi Ngodwana Mill in South Africa

In 2016 Sappi and Valmet agreed on a joint development project to deliver a demonstration plant to Sappi Ngodwana Mill in South Africa in order to exp...

Outokumpu delivers stainless steel quarto plate to Chinese petrochemical project

Outokumpu delivers some 500 tonnes of Forta DX 2205 duplex stainless steel for the second-phase development of Jiaxing Petrochemical Co Ltd’s purified...

AkzoNobel reviewing strategic options to separate Specialty Chemicals

AkzoNobel rejects an unsolicited indicative proposal from PPG AkzoNobel, one of the world’s leading paints, coatings and chemicals companies announce...

Ashland consolidates leadership roles as part of ongoing plan to drive profitable growth following the planned final separation of Valvoline this spring

Ashland Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ASH) has just announced a consolidation of executive roles as part of its ongoing plan to drive profitable growth ...

Food / Materials

Automation for Food and Packaging

At Interpack 2017, Baumüller will introduce complete solution packages and industry-specific components High hygiene standards, difficult ambient con...

Higgs & Sons advises on major global deal for …

The Higgs & Sons Corporate team has advised the shareholders of long-term client Westbridge Foods on a sale to Thai based global food producer and sup...

Spitfire Heritage Gin introduces little sister - S…

Spitfire Heritage Distillers has followed the runaway launch of its single estate, small batch botanical gin with a vodka close to its heart...

Sonoco Launches PromoPeel(™) Integrated Label Tech…

Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, now offers PromoPeel™ Integrated Label Technology for flexible packaging...

Oil / Gas

Forum investment brings new multiplexer technology…

Forum Subsea Rentals, a Forum Energy Technologies business, announces that new multiplexer video and data acquisition technology is available to their...

Alfa Laval wins SEK 55million energy-efficiency or…

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

NCDMB visits Aveon Offshore Limited facility in Po…

 During the visit, Aveon’s senior management presented a quick synopsis of its current projects, investments in technology and equipment, human r...

Rex International Holding maps out value creation …

Rex International Holding Limited (“Rex International Holding”, “Rex” or the “Company”, and together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”), a new-genera...

Green Industry

£290 million boost for clean energy in Britain

Renewable energy developers will compete for £290m worth of contracts to support the growth of clean energy in Britain, as the second Contracts for Di...

Smart Innovation Increases Operational Efficiencie…

The first use of a new offshore innovation by Ampelmann and Siem Offshore Contractors delivered major operational efficiencies on Germany’s first comm...

EUA release video showcasing Green Gas

‘Green Gas is a fundamental part of the energy trilemma solution’ says the Energy and Utilities Alliance, EUA’s CEO Mike Foster on the release of an i...

Zero Carbon Britain: Making it Happen – report lau…

A new report has just been launched by the Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT) explores the barriers to reaching net zero greenhouse gas emissions...

Power / Water

Smart Water Networks Forum (SWAN) Announces 20 Glo…

SWAN Annual Conference to focus on creating resilient water and wastewater systems The Smart Water Networks Forum (SWAN) is ple...

Carbon Capture and Storage needs to be part of th…

Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) should remain a key option in the UK’s future low carbon energy system and could present a considerable economic oppo...

Aquila Capital acquires six Norwegian hydropower p…

Alternative Investment Company Aquila Capital has acquired six run-of-river hydro power plants from the Norwegian energy company BKK AS. The power pla...

Queensland scale-up RedEye launches North America …

RedEye kicks off first enterprise-wide implementation project in partnership with WaterStart One of Australia’s fastest growing tech companies, RedEy...

Technology News

Valmet introduces new and improved customer traini…

Valmet launches a renewed customer training offering for its customers - Valmet Learning Services - to help improve the reliability and performance of...

Yamato introduces next-day delivery on genuine spa…

Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK has launched a standard next-day delivery service on genuine spare parts for its ranges of multihead weighers and checkweigh...

Yokogawa releases enhanced version of ProSafe®-RS …

Yokogawa Electric Corporation announces that it will release an enhanced version of the ProSafe®-RS safety instrumented system on April 26. This lates...

How Water Jet Sweden T-model manage to counteract …

Waterjet technology is unique cutting method using natural elements like water, sand and pressure. No heat or chemical substances are being added and ...

Metals & Mining

Outokumpu enhances its stainless bar production ca…

Outokumpu announces enhancement of stainless bar production in its facilities in in Richburg, South Carolina, USA. New capabilities include a new coil...

Rapid gearbox repair resolves design faults for st…

Keeping lost production time to a minimum requires a combination of in-house engineering skills and a partnership with a well-resourced, specialist re...

Outstanding abravise wear test results on austenit…

Abrasion wear is an extensive problem for stainless steels. In the on-going effort to increase the knowledgebase on abrasion, Expanite requested Bud L...

ANDRITZ MeWa successfully starts up new QZ 2500 cr…

ANDRITZ MeWa, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has successfully commissioned the QZ 2500 cross-flow shredder supplied to UFH RE-cycling...