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Pace of economic recovery and demand dynamics to determine Southeast Asian plastics industry growth, says GlobalData

Pace of economic recovery and demand dynamics to determine Southeast Asian plastics industry growth, says GlobalData

The COVID-19 continues to wreak havoc across the globe causing severe damage to the growth of the global and regional economies. Consequently, the Southeast Asian...

18-11-2020 Materials Hits:59

Alfa Laval launches marine system for reduction of greenhouse gases

Alfa Laval launches marine system for reduction of greenhouse gases

Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has launched a new marine environmental system, Alfa Laval PureCool....

18-11-2020 Green Industry Hits:58

Wave power pioneers raise £850k to bring green power to subsea oil and gas

Wave power pioneers raise £850k to bring green power to subsea oil and gas

Wave power specialists Mocean Energy have secured major new investment to accelerate the commercialisation of their ground-breaking wave energy technology. Mocean Energy raises over £600k equity...

18-11-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:62

British Battery Manufacturer Reaction to earlier ban on petrol and diesel cars

British Battery Manufacturer Reaction to earlier ban on petrol and diesel cars

Today, Boris Johnson revealed his intentions to accelerate the ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel vehicles, bringing it forward by five years...

18-11-2020 Technology News Hits:59

Keliber and Kokkolan Energia confirm agreement on the site of the chemical plant

Keliber and Kokkolan Energia confirm agreement on the site of the chemical plant

Keliber and Kokkolan Energia have confirmed a 30-year lease agreement for a 12.5-hectare site of the Keliber chemical plant to be built in the Kokkola...

12-11-2020 Chemicals Hits:57

Metso Outotec launches high-capacity Larox ® FFP3716 filter for sustainable tailings filtration

Metso Outotec launches high-capacity Larox ® FFP3716 filter for sustainable tailings filtration

Metso Outotec is introducing a new high-capacity filter for demanding tailings applications. Extending the product family line of the FFP filters, the new Larox® FFP3716...

12-11-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:62

ANDRITZ to supply another high-efficiency PowerFluid circulating fluidized bed boiler with biomass firing in Japan

ANDRITZ to supply another high-efficiency PowerFluid circulating fluidized bed boiler with biomass firing in Japan

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Toyo Engineering Corporation, Japan, to deliver a PowerFluid circulating fluidized bed boiler with a flue gas...

12-11-2020 Power & Water Hits:63

Coretrax’s ReLineWL expandable technology restores well for Gulf of Mexico operator

Coretrax’s ReLineWL expandable technology restores well for Gulf of Mexico operator

Coretrax, the global well integrity and production optimisation leader, is delivering significant operational efficiencies for operators with its latest expandable technology. The ReLineWL straddle is a...

11-11-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:120

Bearing specialist publishes steel bearings guide

Bearing specialist publishes steel bearings guide

To counteract confusion over the many steel bearing variations available, specialist bearing supplier, SMB Bearings has published a new materials guide to provide a helpful...

11-11-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:70

Over 700 CK modular actuators installed at Chinese wastewater treatment plant

Over 700 CK modular actuators installed at Chinese wastewater treatment plant

In order to comply with these new regulations, three new sewage treatment plants and 300 sewage intercepting wells will be built in Chaonan district, Shantou...

11-11-2020 Water Hits:53

Konecranes to deliver over 40 lifting products to Wärtsilä's Smart Technology Hub in Vaasa, Finland

Konecranes to deliver over 40 lifting products to Wärtsilä's Smart Technology Hub in Vaasa, Finland

Konecranes has won an order to deliver over 40 next-generation lifting products to the Smart Technology Hub, a new integrated center of research, product development...

11-11-2020 Technology News Hits:133

Metso Outotec introduces next-generation Courier® on-stream analyzer for direct measurement of gold concentration

Metso Outotec introduces next-generation Courier® on-stream analyzer for direct measurement of gold concentration

Metso Outotec is launching its next-generation Courier® 6G SL on-stream analyzer for direct measurement of gold, platinum and other valuable metal concentrations from ore feed,...

11-11-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:64

Introducing the Memor™ K - a powerful, pocketable companion for any data capture application

Introducing the Memor™ K - a powerful, pocketable companion for any data capture application

Datalogic is pleased to introduce the new Memor™ K mobile computer, a powerful, pocketable companion for any data capture application, whether in the retail store,...

11-11-2020 Technology News Hits:66

ABB completes commissioning of the world’s most powerful conveyor system

ABB completes commissioning of the world’s most powerful conveyor system

ABB, working with TAKRAF, has completed commissioning and testing for the world's highest-powered gearless conveyor drive system, enabling continuous operations at Chuquicamata copper mine in...

11-11-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:72

New range of ultra-compact harmonic filters

New range of ultra-compact harmonic filters

Supply installation and repair specialist, CP Automation has announced its new range of small-footprint Revcon harmonic filters and regen units.  To ensure equipment longevity and...

11-11-2020 Technology News Hits:78

Sparrows Group secures five-year UKCS contract with major UKCS operator

Sparrows Group secures five-year UKCS contract with major UKCS operator

Sparrows Group has secured a five-year contract with a major UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) operator to provide inspection services across all its assets in the...

11-11-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:51

Indoor air company Halton Group opens new R&D center for its Lahti plant in Finland

Indoor air company Halton Group opens new R&D center for its Lahti plant in Finland

Halton will open the company's 10th product development center, the Halton Innovation Hub, on the grounds of its Lahti plant. The Hub will focus on...

11-11-2020 Technology News Hits:65

Deep-Sea Mineral Platform Launched Ahead of Battery Boom

Deep-Sea Mineral Platform Launched Ahead of Battery Boom

A new way to meet the growing demand for minerals critical to electric vehicle, electronics and battery manufacturers could become commercially available within this decade....

11-11-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:61

Global Energy Group appoints new director to strengthen and grow renewables business

Global Energy Group appoints new director to strengthen and grow renewables business

Global Energy Group has appointed Iain Sinclair to the newly created role of Executive Director of Renewables and Energy Transition with plans to launch a...

11-11-2020 Green Industry Hits:56

Q.E.D. LASER One™ Natural Gas Leak Detector Now Available in North America

Q.E.D. LASER One™  Natural Gas Leak Detector Now Available in North America

Leading instrument targets methane (CH4) detection and localization of leaks Q.E.D. Environmental Systems, Inc., a leading manufacturer of innovative environmental products and subsidiary of Graco Inc.,...

06-11-2020 Technology News Hits:129

ANKER Foundations - a new technology for wind turbine foundations

ANKER Foundations - a new technology for wind turbine foundations

ANKER's innovative precast foundations mean that plant construction can be significantly optimized: not simply logistically, but economically and ecologically while at the same time reducing...

06-11-2020 Green Industry Hits:118

WEG confirms strong presence in the retrofiting of large Transformer for COPEL in Brazil

WEG confirms strong presence in the retrofiting of large Transformer for COPEL in Brazil

In addition to the retrofitting of the Transformer, the scope also provided for the study, supply and installation of 12 high voltage insulators for connection...

06-11-2020 Power & Water Hits:87

OPEC, GECF hold first high-level meeting

OPEC, GECF hold first high-level meeting

Representing the lifeblood of global economy, two of the world’s foremost energy organisations OPEC and the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) held their first high-level...

05-11-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:97

Joint Feasibility Study for a chemical complex in India completed, project put on hold due to COVID-19 pandemic

Joint Feasibility Study for a chemical complex in India completed, project put on hold due to COVID-19 pandemic

As part of a four-party Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), signed on October 4, 2019, Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (“ADNOC”), Adani Group (“Adani”), BASF SE,...

05-11-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:188

Metso Outotec launches Filter Optimizer for improved filter performance and optimized energy consumption

Metso Outotec launches Filter Optimizer for improved filter performance and optimized energy consumption

Metso Outotec is introducing the innovative Filter Optimizer to further boost the performance of its Larox® PF filter in the mining and chemical industry processes....

05-11-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:130

Making the most of downtime

Making the most of downtime

~ When a factory is in shutdown, sitting still shouldn’t be the first option ~ Injuries in sport are inevitable, but the greatest sporting comebacks haven’t...

04-11-2020 Technology News Hits:96

BASF markets anode binders for lithium-ion batteries made in Europe

BASF markets anode binders for lithium-ion batteries made in Europe

Electric mobility is one of the most promising solutions to today’s climate and energy challenges. Especially in the European Union this issue has made it...

04-11-2020 Green Industry Hits:124

Forum’s XT500 trenching system to support major cable maintenance project in Asia

Forum’s XT500 trenching system to support major cable maintenance project in Asia

Forum Energy Technologies has secured an order to supply specialist subsea equipment for a major cable maintenance project in South East Asia. The contract, which was...

04-11-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:99

Eficode recognized in the Gartner Market Guide for Agile and DevOps Custom Software Development Services

Eficode recognized in the Gartner Market Guide for Agile and DevOps Custom Software Development Services

Eficode named in Gartner research for the second time in 2020 Eficode, Europe’s leading DevOps company, was recognized as a representative vendor in Gartner’s Market Guide...

04-11-2020 Technology News Hits:107

Youpal Group Rebranding Serves as a Digital Infrastructure Company that Facilitates and Optimises Businesses

Youpal Group Rebranding Serves as a Digital Infrastructure Company that Facilitates and Optimises Businesses

A shared frustration for ineffective client processes and lack of quality consultants in the tech world led partners Karl Leahlander and Ruben Teijeiro to found...

03-11-2020 Technology News Hits:90

South America’s offshore production to surpass North America’s by 2024, says GlobalData

South America’s offshore production to surpass North America’s by 2024, says GlobalData

Despite the effects of COVID-19 on global demand and supply, the outlook for South America’s offshore production is on track to surpass volumes coming from...

03-11-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:160

AFRY acquires leading sound design agency Lexter

AFRY acquires leading sound design agency Lexter

Efterklang, part of AFRY, acquires Lexter and strengthens its offer within sound design and "Sound-as-a-Service" for clients in public and digital environments. Efterklang, part of engineering...

03-11-2020 Technology News Hits:99

VPN becomes a commodity of the digital era

VPN becomes a commodity of the digital era

Once used only by the military, corporations, and geeks, VPN is about to become a commodity for all online surfers Sugar once used to be so...

03-11-2020 Technology News Hits:101

Metso Outotec divests its operations in Vereeniging, South Africa

Metso Outotec divests its operations in Vereeniging, South Africa

Consultations evaluating the closure or other alternatives related to former Metso operations in Vereeniging, South Africa, have been concluded. The consultations, initiated by Metso in...

03-11-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:102

Working together for a Net Zero future announced as theme for SPE Offshore Europe 2021

Working together for a Net Zero future announced as theme for SPE Offshore Europe 2021

Total E&P UK signs up as headline sponsor Working together to deliver a decarbonised, net zero future will form the theme and direction for SPE Offshore...

02-11-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:121

Peltier Cooling Devices and Peltier Elements

Peltier Cooling Devices and Peltier Elements

Powerful electrical assemblies or components usually generate power losses, converted into heat. Depending on the ambient temperature, operating location and installation position, the increased temperature...

02-11-2020 Technology News Hits:77

NewMotion partners with Osprey Charging to add rapid charge points to its UK network via Hubject

NewMotion partners with Osprey Charging to add rapid charge points to its UK network via Hubject

Leading European smart charging solutions provider, NewMotion, has today announced a roaming partnership with UK charge point operator Osprey Charging, formerly Engenie. Under the partnership,...

02-11-2020 Technology News Hits:111

More than a quarter of 2050 natural gas supply untapped: GECF

More than a quarter of 2050 natural gas supply untapped: GECF

Natural gas is a viable energy option that contributes efficiently to achieve a balance between the environment, social, and economic dimensions of the sustainable development....

02-11-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:99

ExxonMobil is set to strengthen its position to provide for the future of oil and gas demand, says GlobalData

ExxonMobil is set to strengthen its position to provide for the future of oil and gas demand, says GlobalData

Following ExxonMobil’s Q3 earnings release; Steven Ho, Oil & Gas Analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers his view: “ExxonMobil is very confident that...

02-11-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:95

Metso Outotec introduces a full line of mill discharge pumps for efficient slurry handling in the concentrator plants

Metso Outotec introduces a full line of mill discharge pumps for efficient slurry handling in the concentrator plants

Metso Outotec introduces a full line of mill discharge pumps for reliable and efficient slurry handling in minerals processing. ”Slurry handling is vital in maximizing a...

02-11-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:78

Major oil and gas EPC players are aligning strategies for energy transition, says GlobalData

Major oil and gas EPC players are aligning strategies for energy transition, says GlobalData

Leading oil and gas engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) companies are increasingly shifting their strategies towards cleaner energy segments, according to GlobalData, a leading data...

02-11-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:94

HARTING to showcase modular solutions at Smart Factory Expo 2020

HARTING to showcase modular solutions at Smart Factory Expo 2020

HARTING will be discussing their range of innovative connectivity solutions at the online Smart Factory Expo from the 9th to the 13th November 2020. Their product...

27-10-2020 Technology News Hits:173

ACWA Power to highlight its role as a global accelerator of energy transformation at the virtual WETEX 2020

ACWA Power to highlight its role as a global accelerator of energy transformation at the virtual WETEX 2020

ACWA Power, a leading developer, investor and operator of power generation and desalinated water plants worldwide, will showcase its portfolio of leading renewable energy and...

27-10-2020 Green Industry Hits:190

The New Moog Modular Electrohydrostatic Actuation System (EAS) Combines the Best of Two Worlds: Electrohydraulic (EH) and Electromechanical (EM) Actuation

The New Moog Modular Electrohydrostatic Actuation System (EAS) Combines the Best of Two Worlds: Electrohydraulic (EH) and Electromechanical (EM) Actuation

Moog Industrial Group, a division of Moog Inc., (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) today announced the market introduction of the new Modular EAS System. The Modular...

27-10-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:78

Eco Wave Power Develops a Game-Changing Wave Energy Power Plant Verification and Maintenance Software

Eco Wave Power Develops a Game-Changing Wave Energy Power Plant Verification and Maintenance Software

Swedish wave energy company, Eco Wave Power (EWPG Holding AB; ECOWVE) , develops a new software for real-time production verification. In addition to guaranteeing production...

27-10-2020 Green Industry Hits:81

Amazon Filters to reveal manganese removal success at Dwr Cymru Welsh Water Innovation Event

Amazon Filters to reveal manganese removal success at Dwr Cymru Welsh Water Innovation Event

The use of cartridge filters to remove manganese from the municipal water supply is the focus of a presentation at the Dwr Cymru Welsh Water...

27-10-2020 Water Hits:63

Ecolab completes its first major equipment installation enabled by mixed reality at U.S. energy plant

Ecolab completes its first major equipment installation enabled by mixed reality at U.S. energy plant

With COVID-19 reducing in-person access to energy plants around the world, Ecolab is using new digital solutions to deliver its water, energy and sanitization solutions....

27-10-2020 Water Hits:333

Brenntag will implement global transformation program to position the Group for sustainable organic earnings growth

Brenntag will implement global transformation program to position the Group for sustainable organic earnings growth

The Management Board and the Supervisory Board of Brenntag AG (ISIN DE000A1DAHH0), the global market leader in chemical and ingredients distribution, decided about the scope...

27-10-2020 Chemicals Hits:92

Global power industry contracts in Q3 2020: Hydro technology down 4%

Global power industry contracts in Q3 2020: Hydro technology down 4%

Hydro technology contracts activity in Q3 2020 saw 53 contracts announced, marking a drop of 4% over the last four-quarter average of 55, according to...

27-10-2020 Power & Water Hits:182

Metso Outotec’s HPGR flanged roll kit with mechanical skew control is available for all equipment manufacturers’ machines

Metso Outotec’s HPGR flanged roll kit with mechanical skew control is available for all equipment manufacturers’ machines

Metso Outotec is launching the mechanical skew control HPGR (High Pressure Grinding Roll) retrofit kit for improved throughput and energy efficiency on the heels of...

27-10-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:69

Next level EV charging – the most used interoperability protocol is released in version 2.3

Next level EV charging – the most used interoperability protocol is released in version 2.3

High dynamics and short innovation cycles characterize the eMobility market. The continuous and collaborative development of cross-linked organizations within the ecosystem of eMobility is essential...

23-10-2020 Technology News Hits:125

Russian petrochemical producers are well-positioned for market recovery post-COVID-19, says GlobalData

Russian petrochemical producers are well-positioned for market recovery post-COVID-19, says GlobalData

The COVID-19 outbreak has led to an unprecedented decline in demand affecting all sections of the Russian economy, which has impacted the demand for petrochemicals...

23-10-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:101

AEG Power Solutions Launches its New Generation of Switch-Mode Power Supply Rectifier AC7000 N1

AEG Power Solutions Launches its New Generation of Switch-Mode Power Supply Rectifier AC7000 N1

Extended lifetime and long-term spare part support for a highly reliable system AEG Power Solutions, a global provider of power supply systems and solutions for industrial,...

23-10-2020 Technology News Hits:75

Vattenfall offers the state of Berlin complete takeover of the electricity grid

Vattenfall offers the state of Berlin complete takeover of the electricity grid

Vattenfall has offered the State of Berlin all shares in Stromnetz Berlin GmbH for sale. This will end years of dispute over the electricity concession...

23-10-2020 Power & Water Hits:74

Valio’s researchers are the first to document the importance of ash-protein ratio in reduced sugar chocolate

Valio’s researchers are the first to document the importance of ash-protein ratio in reduced sugar chocolate

Valio’s researchers discovered that '30% less sugar' chocolate made with milk-based protein is equal to regular chocolate in taste and texture. The optimal ash-protein ratio in the reduced sugar chocolate was linked to pleasant taste and texture. This...

23-10-2020 Food & Materials Hits:148

Celanese Launches blueridge™ Cellulosic Pellets as Home Compostable Alternative to Single-Use Plastics

Celanese Launches blueridge™ Cellulosic Pellets as Home Compostable Alternative to Single-Use Plastics

Wood pulp and vinegar-based material works as potential replacement for hard-to-recycle, single-use plastic applications Displaying a commitment to sustainable product developments and initiatives, Celanese Corporation (NYSE:...

23-10-2020 Materials Hits:105

Emerson Launches Unique Heat Staking Technology to Meet Growing Demand for Complex Plastic Parts

Emerson Launches Unique Heat Staking Technology to Meet Growing Demand for Complex Plastic Parts

Branson™ GPX platform provides greater design freedom by enabling high-quality joins and superior aesthetics in a range of challenging applications Emerson has introduced new heat staking...

23-10-2020 Materials Hits:87

German Startup makes decentral plastic waste recycling possible

German Startup makes decentral plastic waste recycling possible

The Dresden-based German company Biofabrik, specialized in plastic and oil recycling, has announced the successful commissioning of their most well-known technology – the WASTX Plastic...

23-10-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:78

Welltec asserts geothermal credentials with prestigious US initiative

Welltec asserts geothermal credentials with prestigious US initiative

Welltec® has been awarded a crucial role in an important project funded by the US Department of Energy (DOE) and led by the University of...

23-10-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:82

Middle East and Africa power industry contracts down 3% in Q3 2020

Middle East and Africa power industry contracts down 3% in Q3 2020

Middle East and Africa power industry contracts activity in Q3 2020 saw 84 contracts announced, marking a drop of 3% over the last four-quarter average...

23-10-2020 Power & Water Hits:201

Metso Outotec and Boliden renew their service contract for the Aitik copper mine in Sweden

Metso Outotec and Boliden renew their service contract for the Aitik copper mine in Sweden

Metso Outotec and Boliden have signed an extension of their service contract for Boliden’s Aitik copper mine in Gällivare, Northern Sweden. The 3+2-year extension of...

23-10-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:103

Landia and Cambi help deliver big upswing in biogas production for the water industry

Landia and Cambi help deliver big upswing in biogas production for the water industry

Just south of Aberdeen, improvements continue to be made at Scottish Water’s Sludge Treatment Centre (STC) in Nigg – but at a site still approaching...

23-10-2020 Water Hits:210

DriSteem Announces New Whitepaper “USING DRICALC® TO CONFIDENTLY AND EASILY SPECIFY AND SELECT HUMIDIFICATION SYSTEMS”

DriSteem Announces New Whitepaper “USING DRICALC® TO CONFIDENTLY AND EASILY SPECIFY AND SELECT HUMIDIFICATION SYSTEMS”

DRI-STEEM Corporation (DriSteem), the leading manufacturer of humidification, evaporative cooling, and water treatment products, announced today the release of its latest whitepaper titled “Using Dricalc...

21-10-2020 Power & Water Hits:82

Gas to liquids process can help monetize stranded and flared gases, says GlobalData

Gas to liquids process can help monetize stranded and flared gases, says GlobalData

Gas to liquids (GTL) plants can be installed at oil production facilities to capture the associated gas that is otherwise flared off. This approach provides...

21-10-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:98

DEPCOM Power Optimizes Operation of Solar Generation Assets

DEPCOM Power Optimizes Operation of Solar Generation Assets

DEPCOM Power and their system integrator partner Vertech use Seeq to support data-based decision making for performance optimization across wide-ranging solar power generation assets. Seeq Corporation,...

21-10-2020 Power & Water Hits:86

Emerson’s Digital Transformation Technologies Support Safe Operations for New Caspian Sea Platform

Emerson’s Digital Transformation Technologies Support Safe Operations for New Caspian Sea Platform

Company’s software and project expertise enables expedited timeline and on-time start for new BP-operated platform Emerson (NYSE: EMR) has been awarded a $14 million contract to...

21-10-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:83

Servo drive system improves productivity during hard times

Servo drive system improves productivity during hard times

~ Beckhoff’s latest innovation in automation without cabinets for food manufacturing ~ Beckhoff Automation UK has launched the AMP8000 servo system, the latest product in the...

21-10-2020 Food & Materials Hits:185

Flogistix Collaborates With UrsaLeo to Deliver Digital Twin Technology

Flogistix Collaborates With UrsaLeo to Deliver Digital Twin Technology

Innovative platform to be delivered across entire fleet of industry-leading vapor recovery, wellhead compression, and gas lift units Flogistix, an oil and gas technology company, today...

14-10-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:113

Alfa Laval wins SEK 130 million energy efficiency orders in China and Mexico

Alfa Laval wins SEK 130 million energy efficiency orders in China and Mexico

Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has won two orders to supply compact heat exchangers to...

14-10-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:133

Clariant launches next generation phosphate ester for metal working formulations, based on renewable sources

Clariant launches next generation phosphate ester for metal working formulations, based on renewable sources

Clariant, one of the leading suppliers of sustainable ingredients and solutions for the Industrial Lubricants Segment has launched a new and innovative phosphate ester offering...

14-10-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:185

Brenntag introduces new operating model with two global divisions to serve its business partners faster, broader, and better

Brenntag introduces new operating model with two global divisions to serve its business partners faster, broader, and better

Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical and ingredients distribution, is introducing a new operating model. As per January 2021, the company will be steered...

14-10-2020 Chemicals Hits:123

ANDRITZ to supply flue gas treatment systems for the Integrated Waste Management Facility (IWMF) in Singapore

ANDRITZ to supply flue gas treatment systems for the Integrated Waste Management Facility (IWMF) in Singapore

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Keppel Seghers to supply flue gas treatment systems for the IWMF Phase 1 WTE (Waste-to-Energy) facilities...

14-10-2020 Power & Water Hits:133

Lenzing is founding partner of the Renewable Carbon Initiative

Lenzing is founding partner of the Renewable Carbon Initiative

The newly launched Renewable Carbon Initiative strives to herald the end of the fossil age for all organic chemicals and materials by 2050. Within the...

14-10-2020 Chemicals Hits:188

OPC Foundation Welcomes Emerson to Its Board of Directors

OPC Foundation Welcomes Emerson to Its Board of Directors

Emerson also joins the OPC Foundation Field Level Communications (FLC) initiative to drive a holistic approach to sensor and device level communications across process and...

14-10-2020 Technology News Hits:176

Alfa Laval wins SEK 75 million natural gas order in Algeria

Alfa Laval wins SEK 75 million natural gas order in Algeria

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

14-10-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:135

Oil / Gas

Wave power pioneers raise £850k to bring green power to subsea oil and gas

Wave power pioneers raise £850k to bring green power to subsea oil and gas

Wave power specialists Mocean Energy have secured major new investment to accelerate the commercialisation of their ground-breaking wave energy technology. Mocean Energy raises over £600k equity pl...

18-11-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:62

Coretrax’s ReLineWL expandable technology restores well for Gulf of Mexico operator

Coretrax’s ReLineWL expandable technology restores well for Gulf of Mexico operator

Coretrax, the global well integrity and production optimisation leader, is delivering significant operational efficiencies for operators with its latest expandable technology. The ReLineWL straddle i...

11-11-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:120

Sparrows Group secures five-year UKCS contract with major UKCS operator

Sparrows Group secures five-year UKCS contract with major UKCS operator

Sparrows Group has secured a five-year contract with a major UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) operator to provide inspection services across all its assets in the region.  The project, which also has...

11-11-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:51

OPEC, GECF hold first high-level meeting

OPEC, GECF hold first high-level meeting

Representing the lifeblood of global economy, two of the world’s foremost energy organisations OPEC and the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) held their first high-level meeting, highlighting the g...

05-11-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:97

Joint Feasibility Study for a chemical complex in India completed, project put on hold due to COVID-19 pandemic

Joint Feasibility Study for a chemical complex in India completed, project put on hold due to COVID-19 pandemic

As part of a four-party Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), signed on October 4, 2019, Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (“ADNOC”), Adani Group (“Adani”), BASF SE, Germany (“BASF”) and Borealis AG (“Borea...

05-11-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:188

Forum’s XT500 trenching system to support major cable maintenance project in Asia

Forum’s XT500 trenching system to support major cable maintenance project in Asia

Forum Energy Technologies has secured an order to supply specialist subsea equipment for a major cable maintenance project in South East Asia. The contract, which was awarded through Forum’s local re...

04-11-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:99

Technology News

British Battery Manufacturer Reaction to earlier ban on petrol and diesel cars

British Battery Manufacturer Reaction to earlier ban on petrol and diesel cars

Today, Boris Johnson revealed his intentions to accelerate the ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel vehicles, bringing it forward by five years to 2030, as part of a £4bn ‘green industrial revolution.’ £1.3bn of investment has also been pledged ...

18-11-2020 Technology News Hits:59

Konecranes to deliver over 40 lifting products to Wärtsilä's Smart Technology Hub in Vaasa, Finland

Konecranes to deliver over 40 lifting products to Wärtsilä's Smart Technology Hub in Vaasa, Finland

Konecranes has won an order to deliver over 40 next-generation lifting products to the Smart Technology Hub, a new integrated center of research, product development and production in Vaskiluoto, Vaasa owned by Wärtsilä Finland, with a preliminary ...

11-11-2020 Technology News Hits:133

Introducing the Memor™ K - a powerful, pocketable companion for any data capture application

Introducing the Memor™ K - a powerful, pocketable companion for any data capture application

Datalogic is pleased to introduce the new Memor™ K mobile computer, a powerful, pocketable companion for any data capture application, whether in the retail store, manufacturing floor, or distribution centre. The Memor K stands out in the market for ...

11-11-2020 Technology News Hits:66

New range of ultra-compact harmonic filters

New range of ultra-compact harmonic filters

Supply installation and repair specialist, CP Automation has announced its new range of small-footprint Revcon harmonic filters and regen units.  To ensure equipment longevity and efficient energy consumption across oil and gas, water treatment ...

11-11-2020 Technology News Hits:78

Indoor air company Halton Group opens new R&D center for its Lahti plant in Finland

Indoor air company Halton Group opens new R&D center for its Lahti plant in Finland

Halton will open the company's 10th product development center, the Halton Innovation Hub, on the grounds of its Lahti plant. The Hub will focus on the target environments of the company's Marine business: galleys and cabins, as well as energy produc...

11-11-2020 Technology News Hits:65

Q.E.D. LASER One™ Natural Gas Leak Detector Now Available in North America

Q.E.D. LASER One™  Natural Gas Leak Detector Now Available in North America

Leading instrument targets methane (CH4) detection and localization of leaks Q.E.D. Environmental Systems, Inc., a leading manufacturer of innovative environmental products and subsidiary of Graco Inc., introduces the Huberg LASER OneTM natural gas ...

06-11-2020 Technology News Hits:129

Metals & Mining

Metso Outotec launches high-capacity Larox ® FFP3716 filter for sustainable tailings filtration

Metso Outotec launches high-capacity Larox ® FFP3716 filter for sustainable tailings filtration

Metso Outotec is introducing a new high-capacity filter for demanding tailings applications. Extending the product family line of the FFP filters, the new Larox® FFP3716 filter comes with compact plate pack design and smart automation, redefining the...

12-11-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:62

Bearing specialist publishes steel bearings guide

Bearing specialist publishes steel bearings guide

To counteract confusion over the many steel bearing variations available, specialist bearing supplier, SMB Bearings has published a new materials guide to provide a helpful resource. The guide, Steel bearings: an essential guide to this essential wor...

11-11-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:70

Metso Outotec introduces next-generation Courier® on-stream analyzer for direct measurement of gold concentration

Metso Outotec introduces next-generation Courier® on-stream analyzer for direct measurement of gold concentration

Metso Outotec is launching its next-generation Courier® 6G SL on-stream analyzer for direct measurement of gold, platinum and other valuable metal concentrations from ore feed, concentrate, and tailings streams. The new analyzer enables accurate real...

11-11-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:64

ABB completes commissioning of the world’s most powerful conveyor system

ABB completes commissioning of the world’s most powerful conveyor system

ABB, working with TAKRAF, has completed commissioning and testing for the world's highest-powered gearless conveyor drive system, enabling continuous operations at Chuquicamata copper mine in Chile ABB has provided engineering design, gearless conve...

11-11-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:72

Deep-Sea Mineral Platform Launched Ahead of Battery Boom

Deep-Sea Mineral Platform Launched Ahead of Battery Boom

A new way to meet the growing demand for minerals critical to electric vehicle, electronics and battery manufacturers could become commercially available within this decade. Significant public and private investment have gone into how to extract coba...

11-11-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:61

Metso Outotec launches Filter Optimizer for improved filter performance and optimized energy consumption

Metso Outotec launches Filter Optimizer for improved filter performance and optimized energy consumption

Metso Outotec is introducing the innovative Filter Optimizer to further boost the performance of its Larox® PF filter in the mining and chemical industry processes. The game-changing Filter Optimizer improves the PF filter performance by enabling mor...

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Food / Materials

Pace of economic recovery and demand dynamics to determine Southeast Asian plastics industry growth, says GlobalData

Pace of economic recovery and demand dynamics to determine Southeast Asian plastics industry growth, says GlobalData

The COVID-19 continues to wreak havoc across the globe causing severe damage to the growth of the global and regional economies. Consequently, the Southeast Asian companies in the plastics industry are forced to downsize their capital expenditure (ca...

Valio’s researchers are the first to document the importance of ash-protein ratio in reduced sugar chocolate

Valio’s researchers are the first to document the importance of ash-protein ratio in reduced sugar chocolate

Valio’s researchers discovered that '30% less sugar' chocolate made with milk-based protein is equal to regular chocolate in taste and texture. The optimal ash-protein ratio in the reduced sugar chocolate&...

Celanese Launches blueridge™ Cellulosic Pellets as Home Compostable Alternative to Single-Use Plastics

Celanese Launches blueridge™ Cellulosic Pellets as Home Compostable Alternative to Single-Use Plastics

Wood pulp and vinegar-based material works as potential replacement for hard-to-recycle, single-use plastic applications Displaying a commitment to sustainable product developments and initiatives, Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE), a global chemical ...

Emerson Launches Unique Heat Staking Technology to Meet Growing Demand for Complex Plastic Parts

Emerson Launches Unique Heat Staking Technology to Meet Growing Demand for Complex Plastic Parts

Branson™ GPX platform provides greater design freedom by enabling high-quality joins and superior aesthetics in a range of challenging applications Emerson has introduced new heat staking technology designed to give manufacturers greater design free...

Servo drive system improves productivity during hard times

Servo drive system improves productivity during hard times

~ Beckhoff’s latest innovation in automation without cabinets for food manufacturing ~ Beckhoff Automation UK has launched the AMP8000 servo system, the latest product in the company’s automation without cabinets range. The AMP8000 features a servom...

Stora Enso and Tingstad launch unique formed fiber food service bowls to replace plastics

Stora Enso and Tingstad launch unique formed fiber food service bowls to replace plastics

Stora Enso is introducing its new eco-friendly take-away bowls for food service packaging, PureFiber™ by Stora Enso. The products are free from plastic and PFAS and are designed to help customers replace plastic on-the-go food packaging. The bowls ar...

Chemicals

Green Industry

Alfa Laval launches marine system for reduction of greenhouse gases

Alfa Laval launches marine system for reduction of greenhouse gases

Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has launched a new marine environmental system, Alfa Laval PureCool. The system, in combination with WinGD’s iCER technology, can reduce methane slip from ships...

Global Energy Group appoints new director to strengthen and grow renewables business

Global Energy Group appoints new director to strengthen and grow renewables business

Global Energy Group has appointed Iain Sinclair to the newly created role of Executive Director of Renewables and Energy Transition with plans to launch a new operation in Edinburgh. Edinburgh operation to launch in 2021 as energy transition momen...

ANKER Foundations - a new technology for wind turbine foundations

ANKER Foundations - a new technology for wind turbine foundations

ANKER's innovative precast foundations mean that plant construction can be significantly optimized: not simply logistically, but economically and ecologically while at the same time reducing the CO2 footprint The Hamburg start-up company ANKER Found...

BASF markets anode binders for lithium-ion batteries made in Europe

BASF markets anode binders for lithium-ion batteries made in Europe

Electric mobility is one of the most promising solutions to today’s climate and energy challenges. Especially in the European Union this issue has made it to the top of the public agenda. The key to successful electric vehicles and their mass adoptio...

ACWA Power to highlight its role as a global accelerator of energy transformation at the virtual WETEX 2020

ACWA Power to highlight its role as a global accelerator of energy transformation at the virtual WETEX 2020

ACWA Power, a leading developer, investor and operator of power generation and desalinated water plants worldwide, will showcase its portfolio of leading renewable energy and water desalination projects at the at 22nd Water, Energy, Technology and En...

Eco Wave Power Develops a Game-Changing Wave Energy Power Plant Verification and Maintenance Software

Eco Wave Power Develops a Game-Changing Wave Energy Power Plant Verification and Maintenance Software

Swedish wave energy company, Eco Wave Power (EWPG Holding AB; ECOWVE) , develops a new software for real-time production verification. In addition to guaranteeing production efficiency, it also allows for the timely maintenance of the wave energy pow...

Power / Water

ANDRITZ to supply another high-efficiency PowerFluid circulating fluidized bed boiler with biomass firing in Japan

ANDRITZ to supply another high-efficiency PowerFluid circulating fluidized bed boiler with biomass firing in Japan

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Toyo Engineering Corporation, Japan, to deliver a PowerFluid circulating fluidized bed boiler with a flue gas cleaning system. The boiler will be part of a new biomass power plant to b...

Over 700 CK modular actuators installed at Chinese wastewater treatment plant

Over 700 CK modular actuators installed at Chinese wastewater treatment plant

In order to comply with these new regulations, three new sewage treatment plants and 300 sewage intercepting wells will be built in Chaonan district, Shantou city. The installation of the CK actuators was a critical part of this enhancement. They hav...

WEG confirms strong presence in the retrofiting of large Transformer for COPEL in Brazil

WEG confirms strong presence in the retrofiting of large Transformer for COPEL in Brazil

In addition to the retrofitting of the Transformer, the scope also provided for the study, supply and installation of 12 high voltage insulators for connection in SF6, in other 04 machines Restoring large equipment, with very unique characteristics,...

Amazon Filters to reveal manganese removal success at Dwr Cymru Welsh Water Innovation Event

Amazon Filters to reveal manganese removal success at Dwr Cymru Welsh Water Innovation Event

The use of cartridge filters to remove manganese from the municipal water supply is the focus of a presentation at the Dwr Cymru Welsh Water Innovation Event on 29 October 2020. David Ridealgh, Marketing Manager at filter manufacturer Amazon Filters...

Ecolab completes its first major equipment installation enabled by mixed reality at U.S. energy plant

Ecolab completes its first major equipment installation enabled by mixed reality at U.S. energy plant

With COVID-19 reducing in-person access to energy plants around the world, Ecolab is using new digital solutions to deliver its water, energy and sanitization solutions. With COVID-19 causing restricted access to facilities, Ecolab used mixed rea...

Global power industry contracts in Q3 2020: Hydro technology down 4%

Global power industry contracts in Q3 2020: Hydro technology down 4%

Hydro technology contracts activity in Q3 2020 saw 53 contracts announced, marking a drop of 4% over the last four-quarter average of 55, according to GlobalData’s power industry contracts database. Looking at global power contracts activity divided...