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Roskill's Salt 2017 conference - Global Opportunities in a New Era for the Salt Supply Chain

Roskill's Salt 2017 conference - Global Opportunities in a New Era for the Salt Supply Chain

In the first few weeks of 2017 there was significant growth in international salt trade, driven by de-icing markets and low shipping rates. Many of...

22-03-2017 Materials Hits:45

Valmet to supply total solids measurement technology to Shanghai Shidongkou wastewater treatment plant in China

Valmet to supply total solids measurement technology to Shanghai Shidongkou wastewater treatment plant in China

Valmet will deliver total solids online measurements to Shanghai Shidongkou wastewater treatment plant in China. The measurement solutions will enable the plant to reduce laboratory...

22-03-2017 Water Hits:49

ÅF to be in-house consulting partner for the new tunnel construction between Denmark and Germany

ÅF to be in-house consulting partner for the new tunnel construction between Denmark and Germany

Danish State-owned Femern A/S choses ÅF together with sub-consultants as technical in-house consultants for the Danish-German Fehmarnbelt tunnel project. The tunnel will shorten the trip...

22-03-2017 Global Project News Hits:37

ANDRITZ MeWa successfully starts up new QZ 2500 cross-flow shredder at UFH RE-cycling

ANDRITZ MeWa successfully starts up new QZ 2500 cross-flow shredder at UFH RE-cycling

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

21-03-2017 Metals / Mining Hits:57

Sonoco Implementing Price Increases for All Rigid Paperboard Containers in North America

Sonoco Implementing Price Increases for All Rigid Paperboard Containers in North America

Sonoco (NYSE:SON) has just announced it is implementing price increases for all round composite cans and shaped rigid paperboard containers in North America by a...

20-03-2017 Food & Materials Hits:70

Yamato to launch new multihead weigher at interpack 2017

Yamato to launch new multihead weigher at interpack 2017

Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK will be launching its innovative new Epsilon multihead weighing machine at interpack 2017 in Dusseldorf in May. The Leeds-based firm will also...

20-03-2017 Food & Materials Hits:59

Commercial forests are full of untapped energy

Commercial forests are full of untapped energy

The theme of the 2017 United Nations International Day of Forests is Forests and Energy. The International Council of Forest and Paper Associations (ICFPA) is...

20-03-2017 Green Industry Hits:73

ANDRITZ announces successful start-up of the needlepunch line supplied to AUTOTECH Nonwovens, India

ANDRITZ announces successful start-up of the needlepunch line supplied to AUTOTECH Nonwovens, India

ANDRITZ Nonwoven, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has successfully started up a complete needlepunch line – from webforming to needlepunching – supplied to AUTOTECH...

20-03-2017 Materials Hits:69

Save up to 60% time and 70% water with this new powerful tank cleaning machine

Save up to 60% time and 70% water with this new powerful tank cleaning machine

Fast and cost effective cleaning Saving time and water are some of the KPIs which have the most attention in the hygienic industries. The new Alfa...

20-03-2017 Technology News Hits:65

Refibra™ fiber – Lenzing’s initiative to drive circular economy in the textile world

Refibra™ fiber – Lenzing’s initiative to drive circular economy in the textile world

New fiber generation based on cotton scraps and wood Another milestone in Lenzing’s innovation heritage Close cooperation with leading textile chains Lenzing – Lenzing achieved another milestone in...

20-03-2017 Materials Hits:67

Double success for Metsä Board at prestigious iF Design Awards

Double success for Metsä Board at prestigious iF Design Awards

Metsä Board’s highly creative designs achieved a double success at this year’s iF Design Awards. T2 Mini Fruit Tea packaging won an iF Design certificate...

20-03-2017 Food & Materials Hits:70

Yamato scale dataweigh improves factory team efficiency

Yamato scale dataweigh improves factory team efficiency

Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK, a leading manufacturer of quality industrial weighing machines, has moved to a new factory in Leeds. The greater space at the...

16-03-2017 Food & Materials Hits:90

Industrial automation trends for 2017: Predictions for the future of manufacturing

Industrial automation trends for 2017: Predictions for the future of manufacturing

As manufacturing facilities incorporate greater levels of automation, the demand for new technologies continues to grow. Recent years have seen several trends create a shift...

16-03-2017 Technology News Hits:111

The MECATHERM HQ process: a revolutionary process to produce artisan-quality bread at the same price as standard bread

The MECATHERM HQ process: a revolutionary process to produce artisan-quality bread at the same price as standard bread

In recent years, professional bakers have been increasingly required to meet the demands of consumers turning away from standard bread and preferring artisan- quality bread. Thanks...

16-03-2017 Food & Materials Hits:85

ELA Offshore provides Offshore Accommodation for OSV SeaMar Splendid

ELA Offshore provides Offshore Accommodation for OSV SeaMar Splendid

ELA Container Offshore GmbH delivered an Offshore Living Quarter to Netherlands based SeaMar Services BV in Den Helder. The container was placed on board the...

16-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:109

Outokumpu delivers stainless steel quarto plate to Chinese petrochemical project

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 terephthalic acid (PTA)...

16-03-2017 Chemicals Hits:96

Siemens sets milestone with first 3D-printed part operating in nuclear power plant

Siemens sets milestone with first 3D-printed part operating in nuclear power plant

Following the integration of 3D printing as part of its digital services portfolio, Siemens has achieved an industry breakthrough with the first successful commercial installation...

16-03-2017 Power & Water Hits:103

AkzoNobel reviewing strategic options to separate Specialty Chemicals

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 announces a review of strategic options for...

16-03-2017 Chemicals Hits:84

Koch Membrane Systems Launches Causti-COR Nanofiltration Systems for Caustic Recovery

Koch Membrane Systems Launches Causti-COR Nanofiltration Systems for Caustic Recovery

Systems Can Recover up to 95 Percent of Caustic for Reuse Koch Membrane Systems, a global leader in membrane filtration technologies, announced the launch of Causti-COR...

15-03-2017 Food & Materials Hits:139

Valmet to supply automation for Mols-Linien's RoPax vessel built by Rauma Marine Constructions

Valmet to supply automation for Mols-Linien's RoPax vessel built by Rauma Marine Constructions

Valmet will supply automation for Mols-Linien's RoPax vessel built by Rauma Marine Constructions (RMC). The order was included in Valmet's fourth quarter of 2016 orders received....

15-03-2017 News Hits:86

Södra signs collaborative agreement with Välinge Innovation for unique wood decking

Södra signs collaborative agreement with Välinge Innovation for unique wood decking

Södra and Välinge Innovation have signed a collaborative agreement, whereby Södra will license Välinge Innovation’s exclusive patent-pending outdoor decking system – ZENSE™. The decking, which...

10-03-2017 Materials Hits:101

NG Advantage Achieves Another First with Hexagon Lincoln’s Ultra-High Capacity TITAN® XL Trailer

NG Advantage Achieves Another First with Hexagon Lincoln’s Ultra-High Capacity TITAN® XL Trailer

NG Advantage LLC, which is majority-owned by Clean Energy Fuels (NASDAQ: CLNE), announced that it is the first virtual pipeline operator in the United States...

10-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:111

ABB introduces new Dodge® product selection tool

ABB introduces new Dodge® product selection tool

Passport is an easy-to-use selection program for Dodge shaft mounted reducers and belted drive products. ABB introduces Passport, a new selection program for Dodge mechanical power...

09-03-2017 Technology News Hits:128

Valmet to supply a multifuel boiler and a flue gas cleaning system to Kushiro Thermal Power Plant in Japan

Valmet to supply a multifuel boiler and a flue gas cleaning system to Kushiro Thermal Power Plant in Japan

Valmet will supply a multifuel power boiler and a flue gas cleaning system to Kushiro Thermal Power Plant Inc. located in the city of Kushiro,...

09-03-2017 Power & Water Hits:105

Sparrows Group lifts five year contract

Sparrows Group lifts five year contract

Sparrows Group has secured a five year contract to deliver hydraulic, lifting and rigging services for Maersk Oil’s UK floating assets. The agreement will see Sparrows...

09-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:140

New appointments for DNV GL as signs of confidence return to North Sea

New appointments for DNV GL as signs of confidence return to North Sea

DNV GL, the multinational provider of risk management services, is further developing its consultancy services to address key industry challenges such as enhancing safety, efficiency...

09-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:142

Rovco dives into international waters

Rovco dives into international waters

UK ROV Company Completes First Overseas Contracts UK-based start-up Rovco has taken its firsts steps into international waters and made significant progress towards growing its global...

09-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:116

Craig International signs global agreement with Shell

Craig International signs global agreement with Shell

Craig International has signed a global agreement with energy major, Shell to provide services for equipment stock resale.  The oilfield procurement specialist recently launched Craig...

09-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:122

BP group chief executive Bob Dudley to lead opening plenary at SPE Offshore Europe 2017

BP group chief executive Bob Dudley to lead opening plenary at SPE Offshore Europe 2017

BP group chief executive Bob Dudley will underline the value of the North Sea in the oil major’s global portfolio when he leads the opening...

09-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:129

Oil and gas industry needs to return to a “matchsticks and cardboard” approach to speed up R&D

Oil and gas industry needs to return to a “matchsticks and cardboard” approach to speed up R&D

ITF Technology Showcase to hear from Josh Valman one of the UK’s top young entrepreneurs Josh Valman, the 22 year-old CEO of RPD International, who built...

08-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:145

Forum ROV simulator is a hit with visitors to California Science Center

Forum ROV simulator is a hit with visitors to California Science Center

Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. has delivered a custom built simulator to California Science Center, the largest hands-on science museum in the Western United States. The...

08-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:98

Munich recycler on track to achieve 40,000 tonnes annual wood recycling target, with help of UNTHA

Munich recycler on track to achieve 40,000 tonnes annual wood recycling target, with help of UNTHA

Munich-based recycling specialist Breitsamer Entsorgung is on track to process 40,000 tonnes of waste wood in 2017, following the successful installation of an UNTHA XR3000C...

08-03-2017 Green Industry Hits:153

The WestRock Foundation Supports Projects of The Nature Conservancy

The WestRock Foundation Supports Projects of The Nature Conservancy

Paper and packaging company partners to preserve forestlands and freshwater in Virginia and Tennessee The Nature Conservancy and WestRock Foundation announced a partnership for two conservation...

08-03-2017 Water Hits:129

Stora Enso presents the latest trends for fresh produce packaging

Stora Enso presents the latest trends for fresh produce packaging

Fresh produce packaging is in focus in the latest Viewpoint from Stora Enso. In this packaging trend report Stora Enso identifies insights for brand owners...

07-03-2017 Food & Materials Hits:155

Lidloc from Metsä Board breaking new ground in paperboard cup design

Lidloc from Metsä Board breaking new ground in paperboard cup design

Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, presented a revolutionary new paperboard cup design concept called ‘Lidloc’ for the first time at the Packaging Innovations Exhibition...

07-03-2017 Food & Materials Hits:108

Compressor repaired in just 8 weeks following catastrophic failure

Compressor repaired in just 8 weeks following catastrophic failure

Industrial compressors are used for a range of applications and usually perform a central role in a manufacturing process, requiring them to deliver a reliable...

07-03-2017 Technology News Hits:143

Scottish firm becomes 200th global OPITO-approved training provider

Scottish firm becomes 200th global OPITO-approved training provider

A SCOTTISH-based company has become the 200th firm across the world to achieve OPITO approval after being successfully passed by the skills organisation for the...

07-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:140

New gas turbine fuel nozzle seal design means zero leakage and improved emissions

New gas turbine fuel nozzle seal design means zero leakage and improved emissions

For operators of gas turbines, the introduction of more stringent emissions regulations continues to have an impact on the daily operations and maintenance strategies of...

07-03-2017 Technology News Hits:151

Sparrows Group to supply 103 cranes for the East Anglia ONE offshore wind farm

Sparrows Group to supply 103 cranes for the East Anglia ONE offshore wind farm

Aberdeen-based Sparrows Group has signed a contract to supply 103 cranes for installation at ScottishPower Renewables’ 714 megawatt East Anglia ONE offshore wind farm. Located off...

07-03-2017 Green Industry Hits:167

SPX Cooling Technologies Announces New Marley® Series M Geareducer® Line

SPX Cooling Technologies Announces New Marley® Series M Geareducer® Line

Designed to directly replace gear boxes in non-Marley brand field-erected cooling towers SPX Cooling Technologies, Inc., a full-line, full-service industry leader in the design and...

07-03-2017 Power & Water Hits:136

Arville prepares for TechTextil following period of continued growth

Arville prepares for TechTextil following period of continued growth

Preparation is underway at Arville as the technical textiles specialist announces its presence at the forthcoming Techtextil event. Following a period of continued growth across a...

07-03-2017 Materials Hits:122

Enpro Subsea director celebrated for his Outstanding Contribution to the UK subsea sector

Enpro Subsea director celebrated for his Outstanding Contribution to the UK subsea sector

ENPRO Subsea’s managing director Ian Donald has been recognised by his peers for his outstanding contribution to the sector at the prestigious Subsea UK Awards...

07-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:121

Subsea Expo Hailed Extraordinary Success as Industry Adapts to New Norm

Subsea Expo Hailed Extraordinary Success as Industry Adapts to New Norm

Over 4,500 unique visitors made their way to Europe’s largest subsea event, Subsea Expo, held in Aberdeen. Delegates flew in from all corners of the world,...

07-03-2017 News Hits:131

Industry stars recognised at national subsea awards

Industry stars recognised at national subsea awards

The Hydro Group was named subsea company of the year at the Subsea UK’s annual awards last night while Enpro’s Ian Donald was recognised for...

07-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:104

Emergency showers for harsh environments set new standards in durability and energy efficiency

Emergency showers for harsh environments set new standards in durability and energy efficiency

Intertec launches a range of enclosed emergency safety showers for use in harsh outdoor environments. The emergency safety showers (ESSs) are integrated into shelters made...

07-03-2017 Technology News Hits:137

Sparrows Group Retains BP North Sea Contract

Sparrows Group Retains BP North Sea Contract

Sparrows Group has successfully retained its current North Sea Mechanical Handling and Crane Management contract with BP, which will extend the working partnership between the...

07-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:127

UNTHA’s largest four shaft shredder heads to LKM Recycling

UNTHA’s largest four shaft shredder heads to LKM Recycling

UNTHA’s largest four shaft shredder has been installed at renowned waste management firm LKM Recycling. The RS150 has been procured to maximise materials recovery and revenue...

07-03-2017 Green Industry Hits:109

Merger success for UES Seanic with first contract win

Merger success for UES Seanic with first contract win

THE newly merged Aberdeenshire-based Underwater Engineering Services (UES) and Houston headquartered Seanic Oceans Systems has secured its first contract in Tunisia, a region which neither...

07-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:118

Subsea Sector Set to Increase Exports in 2017

Subsea Sector Set to Increase Exports in 2017

Subsea UK reveals export survey findings at Subsea Expo British subsea companies are expecting to increase overseas activity in the next 12 months, according to a...

07-03-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:130

Yokogawa collaborates with four companies to develop IIoT architecture

Yokogawa collaborates with four companies to develop IIoT architecture

–Expanding the use of IIoT to help our customers run their businesses more efficiently– Yokogawa Electric Corporation announces that it will work with Microsoft Corporation, FogHorn...

06-03-2017 Technology News Hits:144

Chemicals

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 ...

AkzoNobel invests €12.6 million in new innovation hub in the UK

More than 100 of the coatings industry's leading scientists are being brought together by AkzoNobel in a new €12.6 million research and innovation hub...

Food / Materials

Roskill's Salt 2017 conference - Global Opportunit…

In the first few weeks of 2017 there was significant growth in international salt trade, driven by de-icing markets and low shipping rates. Many of ...

Sonoco Implementing Price Increases for All Rigid …

Sonoco (NYSE:SON) has just announced it is implementing price increases for all round composite cans and shaped rigid paperboard containers in North A...

Yamato to launch new multihead weigher at interpac…

Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK will be launching its innovative new Epsilon multihead weighing machine at interpack 2017 in Dusseldorf in May. The Leeds-b...

ANDRITZ announces successful start-up of the needl…

ANDRITZ Nonwoven, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has successfully started up a complete needlepunch line – from webforming to needlep...

Oil / Gas

ELA Offshore provides Offshore Accommodation for O…

ELA Container Offshore GmbH delivered an Offshore Living Quarter to Netherlands based SeaMar Services BV in Den Helder. The container was placed on bo...

NG Advantage Achieves Another First with Hexagon L…

NG Advantage LLC, which is majority-owned by Clean Energy Fuels (NASDAQ: CLNE), announced that it is the first virtual pipeline operator in the United...

Sparrows Group lifts five year contract

Sparrows Group has secured a five year contract to deliver hydraulic, lifting and rigging services for Maersk Oil’s UK floating assets. The agreement...

New appointments for DNV GL as signs of confidence…

DNV GL, the multinational provider of risk management services, is further developing its consultancy services to address key industry challenges such...

Green Industry

Commercial forests are full of untapped energy

The theme of the 2017 United Nations International Day of Forests is Forests and Energy. The International Council of Forest and Paper Associations ...

Munich recycler on track to achieve 40,000 tonnes …

Munich-based recycling specialist Breitsamer Entsorgung is on track to process 40,000 tonnes of waste wood in 2017, following the successful installat...

Sparrows Group to supply 103 cranes for the East A…

Aberdeen-based Sparrows Group has signed a contract to supply 103 cranes for installation at ScottishPower Renewables’ 714 megawatt East Anglia ONE of...

UNTHA’s largest four shaft shredder heads to LKM R…

UNTHA’s largest four shaft shredder has been installed at renowned waste management firm LKM Recycling. The RS150 has been procured to maximise mater...

Power / Water

Valmet to supply total solids measurement technolo…

Valmet will deliver total solids online measurements to Shanghai Shidongkou wastewater treatment plant in China. The measurement solutions will enable...

Siemens sets milestone with first 3D-printed part …

Following the integration of 3D printing as part of its digital services portfolio, Siemens has achieved an industry breakthrough with the first succe...

Valmet to supply a multifuel boiler and a flue gas…

Valmet will supply a multifuel power boiler and a flue gas cleaning system to Kushiro Thermal Power Plant Inc. located in the city of Kushiro, Hokkaid...

The WestRock Foundation Supports Projects of The N…

Paper and packaging company partners to preserve forestlands and freshwater in Virginia and Tennessee The Nature Conservancy and WestRock Foundation ...

Technology News

Save up to 60% time and 70% water with this new po…

Fast and cost effective cleaning Saving time and water are some of the KPIs which have the most attention in the hygienic industries. The new Alfa La...

Industrial automation trends for 2017: Predictions…

As manufacturing facilities incorporate greater levels of automation, the demand for new technologies continues to grow. Recent years have seen severa...

ABB introduces new Dodge® product selection tool

Passport is an easy-to-use selection program for Dodge shaft mounted reducers and belted drive products. ABB introduces Passport, a new selection pro...

Compressor repaired in just 8 weeks following cata…

Industrial compressors are used for a range of applications and usually perform a central role in a manufacturing process, requiring them to deliver a...

Metals & Mining

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...

Outokumpu Prodec high machinability bar to be supp…

Outokumpu, IMS Nederland and IMS Belgium has just announced an agreement where IMS will act as exclusive distributor of Outokumpu Prodec high machinab...

ArcelorMittal colleague among most inspirational w…

Wing-Yunn Crawley, biodiversity manager from our mining operations in Liberia, has been named a finalist in the 2016 “100 Inspirational Women in...

Borregaard: NOK 13.9 million from the Research Cou…

Borregaard has been awarded funding of NOK 13.9 million from the Research Council of Norway for two different innovation projects on the utilisation o...