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HARTING UK awarded prestigious IRIS Silver Quality Performance Level

HARTING UK awarded prestigious IRIS Silver Quality Performance Level

HARTING UK are delighted to announce that they have been awarded the prestigious Silver Quality Performance Level award from the International Railway Industry Standard (IRIS)....

03-08-2020 Technology News Hits:39

Metso Outotec to bring unique fasteners and wear monitoring technology to its minerals customers by acquiring Davies Wear Plate Systems in Australia

Metso Outotec to bring unique fasteners and wear monitoring technology to its minerals customers by acquiring Davies Wear Plate Systems in Australia

Metso Outotec has closed today the acquisition of the Australia-based fastener and wear monitoring technology provider Davies Wear Plate Systems, extending its wear lining portfolio and capabilities.   The acquired technology includes fasteners with a unique locking mechanism that does...

03-08-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:42

Brenntag links its distribution network of caustic soda in the Eastern United States

Brenntag links its distribution network of caustic soda in the Eastern United States

Brenntag (ISIN DE000A1DAHH0), the global market leader in chemical and ingredients distribution, announces the acquisition of the operating assets of US-based Suffolk Solutions, Inc’s caustic...

03-08-2020 Chemicals Hits:40

US metals & mining industry sees a rise of 9.5% in deal activity in Q2 2020

US metals & mining industry sees a rise of 9.5% in deal activity in Q2 2020

The US metals & mining industry saw a rise of 9.5% in overall deal activity during Q2 2020, when compared with the last four-quarter average,...

03-08-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:57

ABB’s new analytics and AI software helps producers optimize operations in demanding market conditions

ABB’s new analytics and AI software helps producers optimize operations in demanding market conditions

ABB launches analytics software and services that combines operational data with engineering and IT data to deliver actionable intelligence The ABB Ability™ Genix Industrial Analytics and...

29-07-2020 Technology News Hits:52

Nidec ASI presents its 8 Guidelines for restarting the economy in the name of sustainability

Nidec ASI presents its 8 Guidelines for restarting the economy in the name of sustainability

The Group is committed to creating an electric and green future, placing the Made-in-Italy excellence of its technologies at the heart of this revolution. Nidec...

29-07-2020 Green Industry Hits:80

US metals & mining industry M&A deals total $1.83bn in Q2 2020

US metals & mining industry M&A deals total $1.83bn in Q2 2020

Total metals & mining industry M&A deals in Q2 2020 worth $1.83bn were announced in the US, according to GlobalData’s deals database. The value marked an...

29-07-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:78

Transmission license exemptions grant UK offshore wind farm generators time to complete ownership transfer, says GlobalData

Transmission license exemptions grant UK offshore wind farm generators time to complete ownership transfer, says GlobalData

With the onset of COVID-19, the UK Government proposed time-bound exemptions for wind project generators in tender rounds 5 and 6 of the Offshore Transmission...

28-07-2020 Green Industry Hits:41

Rhenus unveils new international logistics facility

Rhenus unveils new international logistics facility

The Rhenus Group has expanded its logistics services in the Asia-Pacific region, with a newly-built warehouse in Gurugram, India. The state-of-the-art 32,500 square meter facility...

27-07-2020 News Hits:54

Warren Controls Announces ILEA 5800E Series Electrically Actuated Valves

Warren Controls Announces ILEA 5800E Series Electrically Actuated Valves

Warren Controls, a leading manufacturer of control valves and specialty fluid handling products, announces its new ILEA 5800E Series of high-quality, modulating, linear, electrically actuated...

27-07-2020 Technology News Hits:95

US’ proposed ITC extension to 2025 would mean more than 25% share of solar and wind, says GlobalData

US’ proposed ITC extension to 2025 would mean more than 25% share of solar and wind, says GlobalData

The proposed Investment Tax Credit (ITC) extension is greatly welcomed by power industry associations and developers. Cost-effectiveness is better observed in these large-scale utility projects,...

27-07-2020 Green Industry Hits:44

Sparrows Group extends relationship with Vedanta with three-year rental crane contract renewal

Sparrows Group extends relationship with Vedanta with three-year rental crane contract renewal

Sparrows Group has secured a three-year contract renewal to supply a rental crane to Vedanta Resources Limited, extending its relationship with the company to nine...

27-07-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:52

Ashland announces definitive agreement to sell maleic anhydride business to AOC Materials, LLC for $100 million

Ashland announces definitive agreement to sell maleic anhydride business to AOC Materials, LLC for $100 million

Ashland Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ASH) today announced a definitive agreement to sell the company’s maleic anhydride business and manufacturing facility in Neal, West Virginia...

27-07-2020 Chemicals Hits:48

Industry partners with University of California in nanoscale study on advanced batteries

Industry partners with University of California in nanoscale study on advanced batteries

A team of scientists from the University of California is set to unlock the inner workings of lead batteries with the help of nanoscale technology. Working...

27-07-2020 Technology News Hits:55

Schlumberger’s outlook for stability and future growth supported by severe cost cutting measures, says GlobalData

Schlumberger’s outlook for stability and future growth supported by severe cost cutting measures, says GlobalData

Following the release of Schlumberger’s Q2 2020 earnings call; Effuah Alleyne, Senior Oil & Gas Analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her...

27-07-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:54

Shining a light on the importance of functional safety

Shining a light on the importance of functional safety

Diamond Light Source, the UK’s national synchrotron science facility located in Oxfordshire, has appointed Inspec Solutions, a leading independent control, safety & automation systems supplier...

27-07-2020 Technology News Hits:45

Revolutionary Solid-State Batteries Will Create a $6 Billion Market in 2030

Revolutionary Solid-State Batteries Will Create a $6 Billion Market in 2030

Solid-state batteries keep on attracting tremendous attention and investment with the maturing technologies and closeness to mass production. Even with the influence of COVID-19, the...

27-07-2020 Technology News Hits:50

NEOM launches infrastructure work for the world’s leading cognitive cities in an agreement with stc

NEOM launches infrastructure work for the world’s leading cognitive cities in an agreement with stc

NEOM Co. announced its first step to create the world’s leading cognitive cities that rely on leading technology for digital services after signing a contract...

27-07-2020 Technology News Hits:61

Han® S: Reliable connections for modular energy storage systems

Han® S: Reliable connections for modular energy storage systems

New series features housings accommodating a heavy-current contact up to 200 A HARTING is now offering the Han® S, the first ever large-scale special connector for battery storage...

21-07-2020 Power & Water Hits:72

A thank you to the engineering industry

A thank you to the engineering industry

~ Highlighting some of the companies helping in the fight against COVID-19 ~ The response from the engineering industry to help in the fight against COVID-19...

21-07-2020 Technology News Hits:114

Chevron Announces Agreement to Acquire Noble Energy

Chevron Announces Agreement to Acquire Noble Energy

Chevron Corporation has just announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Noble Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: NBL) to acquire all of the outstanding...

21-07-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:76

Advanced pump analysis proves invaluable

Advanced pump analysis proves invaluable

Using pump data to predict downtime and identify engineered solutions For those in the energy industry, being able to identify pre-failure conditions and anomalous operation can...

21-07-2020 Technology News Hits:80

PROSEAL SOLUTIONS MEET QUALITY PET FOOD PACKING REQUIREMENTS

PROSEAL SOLUTIONS MEET QUALITY PET FOOD PACKING REQUIREMENTS

Proseal tray sealing technology is enabling pet food manufacturers to meet growing demand for high quality products and packaging, as well as providing mass customisation...

21-07-2020 Food & Materials Hits:64

UK upstream sector remains resilient through turbulent times, says GlobalData

UK upstream sector remains resilient through turbulent times, says GlobalData

The UK upstream oil and gas sector has become leaner and more resilient over recent years, as pullbacks in investment and reduced operating costs has...

21-07-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:68

BASF and IntelliSense.io partner to accelerate the mining industry’s digital transformation

BASF and IntelliSense.io partner to accelerate the mining industry’s digital transformation

Global chemical company BASF and IntelliSense.io, a leading industrial artificial intelligence (AI) company, announced an exclusive partnership which will combine their expertise in mineral processing,...

21-07-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:82

NEW DATA REVEALS ONE THIRD OF THE FOOD AND DRINK INDUSTRY ARE VERY CONCERNED ABOUT THEIR SAFETY IN RETURNING TO WORK

NEW DATA REVEALS ONE THIRD OF THE FOOD AND DRINK INDUSTRY ARE VERY CONCERNED ABOUT THEIR SAFETY IN RETURNING TO WORK

81% of business owners are concerned about profits not returning to normal Over half (56%) of food catering businesses are very concerned about job security following...

21-07-2020 Food & Materials Hits:122

SCHROEDAHL Announces the New All-in-One Pump Protection TDL Automatic Recirculation Valves in 10 and 12 nominal pipe size (NPS) with High Bypass Flow

SCHROEDAHL Announces the New All-in-One Pump Protection TDL Automatic Recirculation Valves in 10 and 12 nominal pipe size (NPS) with High Bypass Flow

High-efficiency self-modulating pump protection valves offer reliability and cost savings. SCHROEDAHL, a CIRCOR International brand and an international leader in pump protection and flow control technology,...

21-07-2020 Technology News Hits:57

Venezuela’s oil and gas sector sees worst crisis during 2020, says GlobalData

Venezuela’s oil and gas sector sees worst crisis during 2020, says GlobalData

Venezuela’s oil and gas sector was already caught in a vicious cycle well before the COVID-19 outbreak created a world economic crisis. Even though there...

20-07-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:116

Alfa Laval launches new product range for safe and clean tap water duties

Alfa Laval launches new product range for safe and clean tap water duties

Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – launches the first 100 percent stainless steel heat exchanger, Alfa...

20-07-2020 Water Hits:123

Asia dominates global LNG regasification capacity additions through 2024, says GlobalData

Asia dominates global LNG regasification capacity additions through 2024, says GlobalData

Asia is expected to witness the highest global liquefied natural gas (LNG) regasification capacity additions, contributing about 69% of the total regasification capacity additions by...

14-07-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:80

Datalogic Introduces the AV900 image-based code reader for Logistics applications

Datalogic Introduces the AV900 image-based code reader for Logistics applications

Datalogic is pleased to introduce the AV900 industrial 9MP image-based code reader for applications in transportation, logistics, distribution and airports. The AV900 extends the Datalogic...

14-07-2020 Technology News Hits:94

MOL makes gas and condensate discovery in the TAL Block, Pakistan

MOL makes gas and condensate discovery in the TAL Block, Pakistan

MOL, as the operator of TAL Block in Pakistan, has made a new gas and condensate discovery. This marks the company’s 13th discovery in Pakistan and the 10th discovery in...

14-07-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:80

Pumps perfected for first-of-a-kind plant to have the power to be its best

Pumps perfected for first-of-a-kind plant to have the power to be its best

Pumps for circulating clean engine oil; a reasonably ordinary application? But then there’s nothing ordinary whatsoever about Arjun Infrastructures’ remarkable power plant in London, which...

14-07-2020 Power & Water Hits:94

Mexico to remain highly dependent on natural gas imports from the US, says GlobalData

Mexico to remain highly dependent on natural gas imports from the US, says GlobalData

Even during the current COVID-19 crisis of lower economic activity, natural gas imports from Mexico have remained at levels of around 5,300 mmcfd during the...

14-07-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:65

New Hägglunds Service Website From Bosch Rexroth Provides Easy Access for Certified Repair Work

New Hägglunds Service Website From Bosch Rexroth Provides Easy Access for Certified Repair Work

Online service portal helps users with factory-authorized maintenance and repair for Hägglunds hydraulic direct drive systems and motors, including legacy Marathon motors. Bosch Rexroth has...

29-06-2020 Technology News Hits:136

Your Future Automation—Pepperl+Fuchs Invites You to Its First Online Summit

Your Future Automation—Pepperl+Fuchs Invites You to Its First Online Summit

Five days of solutions, trends, and digital networking Pepperl+Fuchs’ 2020 Online Summit is a free digital platform that will allow customers and other interested parties to...

29-06-2020 Technology News Hits:114

Outotec introduces MesoTHERM BIOX process to significantly reduce cyanide consumption in refractory gold ore treatment

Outotec introduces MesoTHERM BIOX process to significantly reduce cyanide consumption in refractory gold ore treatment

Traditionally, cyanide consumption with conventional bio-oxidation residues is higher than with residues produced through other oxidative technologies. The Outotec® MesoTHERM BIOX® process, based on Outotec’s...

29-06-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:149

US petrochemical industry forced to rethink investment decisions amid COVID-19 pandemic, says GlobalData

US petrochemical industry forced to rethink investment decisions amid COVID-19 pandemic, says GlobalData

The COVID-19 outbreak and crude oil price crash have pushed petrochemical companies in the US to announce project delays. With major complexes such as Shell...

29-06-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:95

GSSI Releases PaveScan® RDM 2.0 Asphalt Density Assessment Tool

GSSI Releases PaveScan® RDM 2.0 Asphalt Density Assessment Tool

GSSI, the world’s leading manufacturer of ground penetrating radar (GPR) equipment, announces PaveScan® RDM 2.0 – an innovative asphalt density assessment tool that provides accurate...

29-06-2020 Technology News Hits:98

Valmet to supply automation and solids measurements to Oulu Waterworks’ wastewater treatment plant in Finland

Valmet to supply automation and solids measurements to Oulu Waterworks’ wastewater treatment plant in Finland

Valmet will supply automation system extension and solids measurements to Oulu Waterworks’ Taskila wastewater treatment plant located in Oulu, Finland. With modern wastewater treatment solutions,...

22-06-2020 Power & Water Hits:95

Nouryon completes organic peroxides expansion in Brazil

Nouryon completes organic peroxides expansion in Brazil

Nouryon has completed a project to more than double capacity for organic peroxides at its plant in Itupeva, Brazil. The expansion will add capacity for...

22-06-2020 Chemicals Hits:120

Niramax overhauls SRF production line with new shredding technology

Niramax overhauls SRF production line with new shredding technology

Waste management specialist The Niramax Group, has overhauled its alternative fuel production line with the switch to new shredding technology. The move is expected to...

09-06-2020 Green Industry Hits:355

Sulzer to make significant investment in Tamturbo Plc

Sulzer to make significant investment in Tamturbo Plc

Sulzer has made an investment to acquire 25% of Tamturbo Plc. Founded in 2010, Tamturbo is a technology company that develops and manufactures oil-free industrial...

09-06-2020 Technology News Hits:184

Governments should use Covid-19 recovery efforts as an opportunity to phase out support for fossil fuels, say OECD and IEA

Governments should use Covid-19 recovery efforts as an opportunity to phase out support for fossil fuels, say OECD and IEA

2019 data shows a 38% rise in overall support for the production of fossil fuels As governments design stimulus measures for economies hit by the Covid-19...

09-06-2020 Power & Water Hits:244

MENA LNG companies likely to put off upcoming projects due to economic slowdown, says GlobalData

MENA LNG companies likely to put off upcoming projects due to economic slowdown, says GlobalData

Reduced demand due to economic slowdown in the Middle East and Africa (MENA) region, fueled by the COVID-19 outbreak, has led to long-term liquefied natural...

09-06-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:184

Wärtsilä to deliver advanced emissions abatement technology for two new shuttle tankers

Wärtsilä to deliver advanced emissions abatement technology for two new shuttle tankers

The technology group Wärtsilä’s emissions abatement technology is again recognised with a new order. The company will provide its Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) Recovery System, together...

08-06-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:194

Forum Energy Technologies appoints Chinese partner to support Asian growth strategy

Forum Energy Technologies appoints Chinese partner to support Asian growth strategy

Forum Energy Technologies has announced that Wuxi Haiying-Cal Tec Marine Technology Co., Ltd will represent Forum for the sale of the company’s extensive range of...

08-06-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:244

ACWA Power acquires 4.99% of Samsung C&T’s share in Hajr Electricity Production Company

ACWA Power acquires 4.99% of Samsung C&T’s share in Hajr Electricity Production Company

ACWA Power, a leading developer, owner, and operator of power generation and water desalination plants, signed a share purchase agreement with Samsung C&T to acquire...

08-06-2020 Power & Water Hits:339

Open the office door with your smartphone: Technopolis enters mobile access era with IDcontrol

Open the office door with your smartphone: Technopolis enters mobile access era with IDcontrol

UMA Workspace, the co-working concept by Technopolis, implements a mobile-based access solution in partnership with IDcontrol. The solution has been installed in the first locations...

08-06-2020 Technology News Hits:163

Ambronite’s Simo Suoheimo on rethinking reformulation

Ambronite’s Simo Suoheimo on rethinking reformulation

The Finnish nutrition pioneer discusses no compromise formulation with an esteemed Food Navigator panel Simo Suoheimo, Co-founder of AmbroniteSimo Suoheimo, Co-founder of Ambronite shed new light...

08-06-2020 Food & Materials Hits:156

Connector Subsea Solutions announces acquisition of Isotek Oil & Gas Ltd

Connector Subsea Solutions announces acquisition of Isotek Oil & Gas Ltd

Connector Subsea Solutions (CSS) Bergen, Norway has announced (8 June 2020), that is has completed the acquisition of Isotek Oil and Gas Limited. The acquisition adds...

08-06-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:188

BP job losses symptomatic of challenges facing energy industry as firms review their operations

BP job losses symptomatic of challenges facing energy industry as firms review their operations

Professor David Elmes, who leads the Global Energy Research Network at Warwick Business School and has more than 20 years experience in the energy industry, said:  "The...

08-06-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:327

New enhanced digital smart positioner available from Rotork

New enhanced digital smart positioner available from Rotork

Suitable for all markets, the new digital smart positioner is appropriate for both control and on/off valve applications where enhanced diagnostics are required. It is...

08-06-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:130

Q.E.D. Highlights Green-Line High-Performance Jacketed Tubing

Q.E.D. Highlights Green-Line High-Performance Jacketed Tubing

UL-rated Green-Line Tubing is constructed with enhanced polyamide material for improved toughness and lower water absorption Q.E.D. Environmental Systems, Inc., a leading manufacturer of innovative environmental...

08-06-2020 Power & Water Hits:140

Oil and gas conversations surge 100% on Twitter over last 90 days, finds GlobalData

Oil and gas conversations surge 100% on Twitter over last 90 days, finds GlobalData

The COVID-19 crisis has affected a wide range of businesses, but its impact on the oil and gas industry is particularly severe due to restrictions...

08-06-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:128

W+D/BICMA develops face mask line capable of up to 1 million disposable surgical masks per day with a lower cost mask design

W+D/BICMA develops face mask line capable of up to 1 million disposable surgical masks per day with a lower cost mask design

Reacting to the worldwide shortage and peak demand for high quality lower cost face masks, the W+D/BICMA hygiene group of Winkler+Dünnebier has developed a fully...

05-06-2020 Food & Materials Hits:163

Apache lead the way with digital inspection service on Beryl Alpha Platform

Apache lead the way with digital inspection service on Beryl Alpha Platform

North Sea operator, Apache, is leading the way in deploying innovative digital inspection technology developed by engineering consultancy firm Arup, and EnerMech subsidiary MInteg, to...

05-06-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:163

Aimo Park leaps to the cloud with TietoEVRY

Aimo Park leaps to the cloud with TietoEVRY

TietoEVRY and Aimo Park, the leading parking company in the Nordics, have entered into a strategic partnership to accelerate Aimo Park’s digital transformation and embrace...

05-06-2020 Technology News Hits:164

AMADA WELD TECH announces increased production and support for critical manufacturing applications

AMADA WELD TECH announces increased production and support for critical manufacturing applications

AMADA WELD TECH announces increased strategical partnerships with manufacturers of battery modules, used in vital life support systems, as part of the effort to meet...

05-06-2020 Chemicals Hits:339

US technology industry sees a drop of 29.7% in deal activity in April 2020

US technology industry sees a drop of 29.7% in deal activity in April 2020

The US technology industry saw a drop of 29.7% in overall deal activity during April 2020, when compared with the last 12-month average, according to...

05-06-2020 Technology News Hits:303

A wake-up call to manufacturers: how coronavirus is driving digital transformation and continuity planning

A wake-up call to manufacturers: how coronavirus is driving digital transformation and continuity planning

The current pandemic is forcing the manufacturing sector to re-evaluate traditional production processes. The combination of supply chain disruption, shortage of materials, dependence on globalised...

05-06-2020 News Hits:158

Wind and Solar Shares 5 Year Outlook, Study Forecasts 169% Price Gains

Wind and Solar Shares 5 Year Outlook, Study Forecasts 169% Price Gains

By 2025, publicly traded companies from the solar and wind energy sectors could boast share price gains of up to 169%. This emerges from the...

05-06-2020 Green Industry Hits:142

The NovusBloc welded plate heat exchanger – Introducing an innovative design for welded plate heat exchangers.

The NovusBloc welded plate heat exchanger – Introducing an innovative design for welded plate heat exchangers.

Available for global energy intensive markets the NovusBloc™ welded plate heat exchanger encompasses a Tranter premium design concept offering a boost in heat exchange performance...

05-06-2020 Technology News Hits:170

Bakery and Confectionery equipment specialist standardises on Qdos pumps for pilot installations

Bakery and Confectionery equipment specialist standardises on Qdos pumps for pilot installations

An established Dutch food equipment designer, Tanis Food Tec, which specialises in process installations for bakery and confectionery products, is relying on Qdos peristaltic metering...

05-06-2020 Food & Materials Hits:143

Endress+Hauser launches Asset Health Monitoring Solution

Endress+Hauser launches Asset Health Monitoring Solution

SRP700, system ready package, is a solution offering based on the FieldCare device configuration application and combined with new Health Monitoring Application software. Endress+Hauser launches...

05-06-2020 Technology News Hits:153

Cortec® Presents Detailed Guidelines for Layup of Offshore Drilling Rigs in Uncertain Times

Cortec® Presents Detailed Guidelines for Layup of  Offshore Drilling Rigs in Uncertain Times

With uncertainty and mounting challenges on the horizon for the oil industry, many rig owners are already or will soon be facing the question of...

05-06-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:178

Prolonged turbulence in the meat industry caused by COVID-19 detrimental to consumer confidence, says GlobalData

Prolonged turbulence in the meat industry caused by COVID-19 detrimental to consumer confidence, says GlobalData

Following the news (June 3rd) that Brazilian labor prosecutors have filed a petition with a local court demanding the closure of a JBS SA pork...

05-06-2020 Food & Materials Hits:148

Coal to play integral part in Japan’s power sector as COVID-19 hurts solar projects’ development, says GlobalData

Coal to play integral part in Japan’s power sector as COVID-19 hurts solar projects’ development, says GlobalData

In the wake of the COVID-19, electricity demand in Japan has dropped and the power prices have declined. The drop in demand and the increase...

05-06-2020 Power & Water Hits:197

DNV GL approves carbon capture technology

DNV GL approves carbon capture technology

DNV GL, the technical advisor to the oil and gas industry, has approved as qualified, technology for a full-scale demonstration project in Norway to remove...

04-05-2020 Green Industry Hits:277

Depressed demand and falling oil and gas prices challenges global LNG sector, says GlobalData

Depressed demand and falling oil and gas prices challenges global LNG sector, says GlobalData

The global liquefied natural gas (LNG) sector has been hit by supply overhang followed by COVID-19-induced economic slowdown and lower demand worldwide. Haseeb Ahmed, Oil and...

04-05-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:258

Switzerland attempts to lift solar PV market with rebates amid COVID-19 pandemic, says GlobalData

Switzerland attempts to lift solar PV market with rebates amid COVID-19 pandemic, says GlobalData

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Swiss solar PV market is on the verge of experiencing a slump. To offset this threat and...

04-05-2020 Green Industry Hits:260

[Success story] Halyard Health: Three Layers Lamination Line for Medical Use in an Integrated System

[Success story] Halyard Health: Three Layers Lamination Line for Medical Use in an Integrated System

Halyard Health (Halyard), a company now part of the Owens & Minor family of companies, acquired in 2018, is a supplier of protective medical clothing...

29-04-2020 Materials Hits:305

Dinkle Releases Plug-In Easy-Test Terminal Blocks

Dinkle Releases Plug-In Easy-Test Terminal Blocks

New disconnect terminal blocks implement plug-in technology, safe design, and space savings with testing capabilities for use in CT and VT secondary circuits. Dinkle International announces...

29-04-2020 Technology News Hits:308

Panks for the Partnership with Borger Pumps

Panks for the Partnership with Borger Pumps

To enhance the turnkey solutions that it provides to its growing customer base, Borger has created a new partnership with long-established engineering business Panks -...

29-04-2020 Water Hits:292

Early Stage Funding for Startups Falls by 41% globally in Q1, Risking Job Recovery.

Early Stage Funding for Startups Falls by 41% globally in Q1, Risking Job Recovery.

Early-stage startups have been hit the hardest in the first quarter of 2020, with early-stage funding rounds dropping by a massive 41% globally as compared...

29-04-2020 News Hits:532

Engineers Learn from Home, Strengthen Skills for Current and Post-COVID-19 Pandemic Workplace

Engineers Learn from Home, Strengthen Skills for Current and Post-COVID-19 Pandemic Workplace

ASME brings flexible, affordable and applicable virtual training solutions to engineers everywhere Lifelong learning for engineers doesn’t stop, even under quarantine during the COVID-19 pandemic. According...

29-04-2020 News Hits:313

Disruptions to supplies from China due to COVID-19 might slowdown wind installations in India, says GlobalData

Disruptions to supplies from China due to COVID-19 might slowdown wind installations in India, says GlobalData

Wind energy has been the fastest growing renewable energy sector in India in terms of installed capacity. India is the world’s fourth-largest onshore wind market...

29-04-2020 Power & Water Hits:302

Walki®Apron 45 has been certified and is now ready for delivery

Walki®Apron 45 has been certified and is now ready for delivery

Walki’s high-performance protective material for single use hospital aprons, Walki®Apron 45, has achieved the highest class according to the  standard based on the DIN EN...

23-04-2020 Materials Hits:344

KROHNE Remains in Full Production Shipping Critical Products within 48 hours

KROHNE Remains in Full Production Shipping Critical Products within 48 hours

KROHNE, a world-leading manufacturer and supplier of solutions in industrial process instrumentation, announces it continues to quickly ship full product line from its Beverly facility...

15-04-2020 Chemicals Hits:699

Outotec received a grinding mill order from Kazakhstan’s largest gold miner RG Gold

Outotec received a grinding mill order from Kazakhstan’s largest gold miner RG Gold

Outotec has signed a contract with Kazakhstan’s largest gold miner RG Gold for the delivery of two grinding mills for the Raygorodok gold mine in...

15-04-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:402

Retaining the edge

Retaining the edge

~ Navigating bearing retainer design options~ In mathematics, Pascal’s triangle is an arrangement constructed by summing adjacent elements in preceding rows. It has applications in algebra,...

15-04-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:435

VTT and 52 companies to cooperate to reduce need for plastics by using natural fibres

VTT and 52 companies to cooperate to reduce need for plastics by using natural fibres

Materials based on natural fibres are an interesting alternative to replace fossil-derived plastics. In the future, they may replace plastics in, for example, packaging, hygiene...

15-04-2020 Materials Hits:550

Outokumpu appoints Heikki Malinen as President and CEO

Outokumpu appoints Heikki Malinen as President and CEO

Outokumpu’s Board of Directors has appointed Heikki Malinen, M.Sc. (Econ.), MBA (Harvard), as President and CEO of Outokumpu and the Chairman of the Leadership Team....

15-04-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:429

Small components play a large role in medical equipment

Small components play a large role in medical equipment

Several of the companies within the Lesjöfors Group have many years of experience supplying the medical industry. We would like to introduce some examples of...

15-04-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:386

China may buck trend of Covid-19 related delays in Asian oil & gas industry, says GlobalData

China may buck trend of Covid-19 related delays in Asian oil & gas industry, says GlobalData

With coronavirus (Covid-19) being declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the oil price war resulting from the OPEC+ disagreement, the...

15-04-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:388

Walki has developed a high-performance protective material for single use hospital aprons amid the Covid-19 crisis

Walki has developed a high-performance protective material for single use hospital aprons amid the Covid-19 crisis

The demand for protective clothing has significantly increased in the last weeks in hospitals and other health care facilities due to the Covid-19 crisis. To...

09-04-2020 Materials Hits:450

Russian oil and gas operators emerge on top despite the plummeting oil prices, says GlobalData

Russian oil and gas operators emerge on top despite the plummeting oil prices, says GlobalData

Following the news that global oil prices plummeted to an 18-year low on March 18 as a result of the coronavirus-fueled demand shock and the...

09-04-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:430

Industry’s First Ultrasonic Transducer with Metal 3D-Printed Mini-Horn Array Enhances Flow Meter Performance

Industry’s First Ultrasonic Transducer with Metal 3D-Printed Mini-Horn Array Enhances Flow Meter Performance

Emerson’s titanium-housed gas ultrasonic transducer delivers enhanced performance and long-term reliability in extreme wet, sour and corrosive chemical gas environments Emerson has released the Daniel™ T-200,...

03-04-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:478

Reduction in gas flaring benefits producers and the environment, says GlobalData

Reduction in gas flaring benefits producers and the environment, says GlobalData

More than 4.6 trillion cubic feet of natural gas were flared globally in 2019. The potential value of this flared gas could be as high...

03-04-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:480

Hatching New Solutions for Boiler Corrosion: Cortec’s Brand New Boiler Egg™ Revolutionizes Boiler Startup!

Hatching New Solutions for Boiler Corrosion: Cortec’s Brand New Boiler Egg™ Revolutionizes Boiler Startup!

Cortec® Corporation is proud to unveil its new Boiler Egg™, an exciting companion to an innovative line of water treatment “animals” for corrosion protection of...

30-03-2020 Water Hits:669

Poland Quadruples Solar Energy Output, Becomes 5th Largest Producer in Europe

Poland Quadruples Solar Energy Output, Becomes 5th Largest Producer in Europe

The European Union increased its solar energy market by more than 100% making 2019 the most successful year so far. Being one of the five...

30-03-2020 Green Industry Hits:523

GROB Systems Launches GROB-NET4Industry Manufacturing Execution System

GROB Systems Launches GROB-NET4Industry Manufacturing Execution System

Designed to Meet Industry 4.0 Requirements GROB Systems, a global leader in the development of manufacturing systems and machine tools, announces GROB NET4Industry modules, designed to...

30-03-2020 Technology News Hits:532

WAI Premium Alternators for Heavy Duty

WAI Premium Alternators for Heavy Duty

WAI continues to relentlessly meet the ever-changing needs of their customers in the heavy duty market. This includes an unwavering commitment to be “first-to-market” with...

30-03-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:646

Production in Bakken formation expected to drop by 170 thousand boe per day in 2020, says GlobalData

Production in Bakken formation expected to drop by 170 thousand boe per day in 2020, says GlobalData

Following the expected cuts in capital expenditure (capex) for shale operators in the Bakken due to demand shock from the coronavirus (COVID-19) and supply shock...

30-03-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:825

Aeration record-breaker in Montrose, British Colombia

Aeration record-breaker in Montrose, British Colombia

In the Trail Times, it was recently reported that: ‘…..the Village of Montrose has been successful in its application for funding under the Infrastructure Canada Grant...

30-03-2020 Water Hits:1026

Launch pad for 3D printing

Launch pad for 3D printing

At Optima in Schwaebisch Hall, 3D printing is now part of the company's range of machines. For this future-oriented technology, the company has specifically founded...

30-03-2020 Materials Hits:519

Maka Central discovery needs at least 210 million boe recoverable resources to be economical, says GlobalData

Maka Central discovery needs at least 210 million boe recoverable resources to be economical, says GlobalData

The Maka Central discovery has the potential to bring more than US$50m in revenue per year to the Surinamese Government, if it sees similar success...

30-03-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:514

Uncertainty looms over oil and gas M&A deals landscape amidst coronavirus outbreak and drop in oil prices, says GlobalData

Uncertainty looms over oil and gas M&A deals landscape amidst coronavirus outbreak and drop in oil prices, says GlobalData

The recent coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is adding further woes for the oil and gas industry, which is already plagued by oversupply and declining prices. This...

30-03-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:553

Internet Infrastructure Demand Rises during COVID-19 Pandemic by 30 Percent

Internet Infrastructure Demand Rises during COVID-19 Pandemic by 30 Percent

Internet infrastructure has experienced significant growth in demand due to the increased amount of people confined to their homes, consequently working and shopping remotely due...

30-03-2020 Technology News Hits:511

Rohde & Schwarz presents cutting-edge conformance testing solution for 5G NR FR2

Rohde & Schwarz presents cutting-edge conformance testing solution for 5G NR FR2

Rohde & Schwarz highlights its innovative 5G conformance solution for both FR1 and FR2, featuring the latest version of the popular R&S TS8980 RF test...

30-03-2020 Technology News Hits:504

Tendeka pens four-year zonal isolation contract in Malaysia

Tendeka pens four-year zonal isolation contract in Malaysia

Independent global completions service company Tendeka has secured a four-year contract to supply its zonal isolation technologies across a leading operator’s Malaysian assets. The contract was...

27-03-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:566

Unity secures multi-million-pound contract with Spirit Energy for well integrity services

Unity secures multi-million-pound contract with Spirit Energy for well integrity services

Unity, Europe’s largest provider of well integrity technology, services and engineering solutions, has been awarded a three-year contract by Spirit Energy to maintain wellhead equipment across twelve platforms in the East Irish...

27-03-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:586

Jason Chester of InfinityQS earns award recognition from Food Logistics and Supply & Demand Chain Executive

Jason Chester of InfinityQS earns award recognition from Food Logistics and Supply & Demand Chain Executive

Jason Chester, Director of Global Channel Programs at InfinityQS, the global authority on data-driven enterprise quality solutions, has been named on the 2020 Food Logistics Champions: Rock Stars...

27-03-2020 Food & Materials Hits:646

Anritsu Adds IQ Capture, Streaming Capability to Field Master Pro™ MS2090A RTSA

Anritsu Adds IQ Capture, Streaming Capability to Field Master Pro™ MS2090A RTSA

― New Options Combine with Best-in-Class Wide Bandwidth, Long Memory, and Fast Transfer Speed to Provide Comprehensive Signal Analysis in General Purpose Applications ― Anritsu Company...

27-03-2020 Technology News Hits:622

Mining Goes Electric: Goodbye People, Poisoning, Poor Profits

Mining Goes Electric: Goodbye People, Poisoning, Poor Profits

Electrics and robotics squares the circle of seeking a wider variety of depleting materials in nastier, more remote places from the seafloor to four kilometres...

26-03-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:566

New ABB pH sensors easy to select, with advanced analytical capability

New ABB pH sensors easy to select, with advanced analytical capability

ABB has launched a new range of color-coded sensors that makes it easy to choose and manage the optimal pH measurement solution. The application driven designs...

26-03-2020 Water Hits:612

Metso evaluating potential closure of its operations in Vereeniging, South Africa

Metso evaluating potential closure of its operations in Vereeniging, South Africa

As part of the global supply footprint development strategy in its Minerals operations, Metso is initiating consultations to evaluate the potential closure or other alternatives...

25-03-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:551

MOL Norge discovers oil and gas in the North Sea

MOL Norge discovers oil and gas in the North Sea

MOL Group’s wholly owned subsidiary MOL Norge AS and its joint venture partners have discovered oil and gas in an offshore field located about 200km...

25-03-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:623

Coronavirus/IAITAM Warning: More Breaches Likely as Unprepared Companies, Agencies Face “Nightmare” Data Risks

Coronavirus/IAITAM Warning: More Breaches Likely as Unprepared Companies, Agencies Face “Nightmare” Data Risks

Even Companies That Send Employees Home With Proper Safeguards Face Challenges, but Those Relying on Uncontrolled Employee-Owned Phones & Computers to Get Work Done “Are...

25-03-2020 Technology News Hits:590

Nidec ASI supplies battery energy storage solutions for next-generation Norwegian electric ferries, for tourism with zero environmental impact in the fjords

Nidec ASI supplies battery energy storage solutions for next-generation Norwegian electric ferries, for tourism with zero environmental impact in the fjords

The partnership continues with Brødrene Aa for Seasight IV, the third vessel equipped with BESS solutions by Nidec ASI designed to offer fully green sailing...

25-03-2020 Green Industry Hits:632

Aeration tank organic overload resolved by Landia mixers

Aeration tank organic overload resolved by Landia mixers

The introduction of five Landia mixers has brought about significant improvements to the biological and dewatering processes at the recently upgraded Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP)...

25-03-2020 Water Hits:636

KROHNE Announces New Optiwave 6500C

KROHNE Announces New Optiwave 6500C

KROHNE, a world-leading manufacturer and supplier of solutions in industrial process instrumentation, announces its new Optiwave 6500C, a radar level transmitter for powders and dusty...

25-03-2020 Technology News Hits:608

Camfil introduces the easiest and most cost-efficient way to reduce gas turbine CO₂ emissions

Camfil introduces the easiest and most cost-efficient way to reduce gas turbine CO₂ emissions

There are many established methods of cutting CO2 intensity (ratio of the amount of CO2 generated per unit of energy) such as carbon scrubbing, combustion...

25-03-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:600

AEG Power Solutions Systems Selected by Samsung Engineering to Secure Power for Long Son Petrochemicals Operations

AEG Power Solutions Systems Selected by Samsung Engineering to Secure Power for Long Son Petrochemicals Operations

AEG Power Solutions, a global provider of AC & DC power supply systems and solutions for all types of critical and demanding applications, have just...

25-03-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:635

Waveform data streaming option enhances award-winning Yokogawa WT5000 Precision Power Analyzer

Waveform data streaming option enhances award-winning Yokogawa WT5000 Precision Power Analyzer

Yokogawa has released two new options and implemented a firmware upgrade for its WT5000 Precision Power Analyzer. The enhancements are designed to help companies improve...

25-03-2020 Technology News Hits:593

Earth Day Network announces shift to global digital mobilizations for 50th anniversary of Earth Day

Earth Day Network announces shift to global digital mobilizations for 50th anniversary of Earth Day

Amid the recent coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic, Earth Day Network, the global organizer of Earth Day, will mark the 50th anniversary of Earth Day with...

25-03-2020 News Hits:614

Han® Configurator: New features simplify modifications

Han® Configurator: New features simplify modifications

Connector can be custom ordered with short delivery times available For the first time ever, users can now make customised adjustments to the housings of series-produced...

25-03-2020 Technology News Hits:836

Emerson’s Enhanced Software Enables Refiners to Better Secure Health, Safety of Operations and Surrounding Communities

Emerson’s Enhanced Software Enables Refiners to Better Secure Health, Safety of Operations and Surrounding Communities

DataManager v8.2 analysis software continuously monitors high risk internal corrosion levels in hydrofluoric acid alkylation units to prevent acid leaks and unplanned shutdowns, and offers...

20-03-2020 Technology News Hits:1567

ib vogt first development project sale of their Australian portfolio

ib vogt first development project sale of their Australian portfolio

ib vogt GmbH (ib vogt) is pleased to announce the sale of the Sebastopol Solar Farm to Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV). ib vogt, a successful...

20-03-2020 Green Industry Hits:718

Alfa Laval to launch a cost reduction program to address the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic

Alfa Laval to launch a cost reduction program to address the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic

The first quarter of 2020 has started in line with Alfa Laval’s expectations, with invoicing and order intake during January and February on about the...

20-03-2020 News Hits:659

Evonik achieves major biotech breakthrough with a new animal-free and fermentation-based collagen platform

Evonik achieves major biotech breakthrough with a new animal-free and fermentation-based collagen platform

Evonik has just announced the development of an advanced collagen platform that is made via fermentation-based processes and devoid of animal- or human-derived materials. The...

20-03-2020 Chemicals Hits:710

New nuclear power plant ‘a safety black hole’, says industry expert

New nuclear power plant ‘a safety black hole’, says industry expert

Belarus’s first nuclear power plant, which will be situated 130km north-west of the capital Minsk, is set to be operational by this year. Funded by...

20-03-2020 Power & Water Hits:665

Anritsu Demonstrating Portable MT1040A Tester for 400G Networks at OFC Virtual Exhibition

Anritsu Demonstrating Portable MT1040A Tester for 400G Networks at OFC Virtual Exhibition

Customized Configuration Matching 400G Measurement Conditions  Anritsu Corporation is pleased to announce the approaching commercial release of its Network Master Pro MT1040A for evaluating 400G networks....

20-03-2020 Technology News Hits:915

Metso supplies calcining system to Russia

Metso supplies calcining system to Russia

Metso has signed a contract for the delivery of a calcining system to a customer in Russia. The order value of approximately EUR 30 million...

20-03-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:654

Asia to dominate global chlorine capacity additions by 2024, says GlobalData

Asia to dominate global chlorine capacity additions by 2024, says GlobalData

Asia is expected to lead the global chlorine capacity additions by contributing about 69% of global growth from new-build and expansion projects between 2020 and...

20-03-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:640

Valmet to supply a flue gas condensing plant to Helen’s Vuosaari bioenergy heating plant in Helsinki, Finland

Valmet to supply a flue gas condensing plant to Helen’s Vuosaari bioenergy heating plant in Helsinki, Finland

Valmet will supply a flue gas condensing plant to Helen Ltd’s Vuosaari C bioenergy heating plant in Helsinki, Finland. The new bioenergy heating plant will...

16-03-2020 Green Industry Hits:1601

The winning design of the Better with Less – Design Challenge presents an ecological alternative to single-use plastic

The winning design of the Better with Less – Design Challenge presents an ecological alternative to single-use plastic

Metsä Board is delighted to announce the winner of its international packaging design competition the Better with Less – Design Challenge. ‘Expandable Eco Street Food...

16-03-2020 Food & Materials Hits:745

Autonomous Technology Can Mitigate the Business Impact of the Coronavirus

Autonomous Technology Can Mitigate the Business Impact of the Coronavirus

The coronavirus has exposed the soft underbelly of critical infrastructure and industrial sites worldwide – workforce availability. As more and more companies implement business continuity...

12-03-2020 Technology News Hits:724

Dealing with radiation interference in radiometric level measurements

Dealing with radiation interference in radiometric level measurements

The effects of interference radiation on radiometric measurements can be considerable and must therefore be controlled. As it is neither predictable when interference radiation will...

12-03-2020 Technology News Hits:718

Amazon Filters ‘set for the future’ after metalworking investment

Amazon Filters ‘set for the future’ after metalworking investment

One of Europe’s leading filter manufacturers is poised for more growth with the opening of a 12,500 sq ft (1,160 sq m) metalwork facility. Amazon Filters’...

12-03-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:751

Messe Düsseldorf GmbH evaluates the staging of proprietary events at the Düsseldorf exhibition centre

Messe Düsseldorf GmbH evaluates the staging of proprietary events at the Düsseldorf exhibition centre

The VDW (Verein Deutscher Werkzeugmaschinenfabrike; English: German Machine Tool Builders' Association), organiser of METAV 2020 – International Trade Fair for Metalworking Technologies – today decided...

28-02-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:873

Metso to supply core technology for the Pavlik gold ore processing plant in Russia

Metso to supply core technology for the Pavlik gold ore processing plant in Russia

Pavlik Gold JSC has chosen Metso as the supplier for the key crushing and grinding equipment for its ore processing plant in Magadan, Russia. The...

27-02-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:880

Canada’s metals & mining industry sees a drop of 5.4% in deal activity in January 2020

Canada’s metals & mining industry sees a drop of 5.4% in deal activity in January 2020

Canada’s metals & mining industry saw a drop of 5.4% in overall deal activity during January 2020, when compared with the last 12-month average, according...

25-02-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:1185

Schlumberger Opens Manufacturing Center in King Salman Energy Park

Schlumberger Opens Manufacturing Center in King Salman Energy Park

Schlumberger has just announced the opening of a world-class manufacturing center in King Salman Energy Park (SPARK) that supports Saudi Aramco’s In-Kingdom Total Value Add...

25-02-2020 Power & Water Hits:911

Tendeka increases South America presence with addition of BD manager

Tendeka increases South America presence with addition of BD manager

Independent global completions service company Tendeka has appointed a new business development manager for South America as the company increases its support for oil and...

24-02-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:895

Advantech withdraws Participation to Embedded World 2020 Due to CoronaVirus Health and Safety Concerns

Advantech withdraws Participation to Embedded World 2020 Due to CoronaVirus Health and Safety Concerns

In response to the current outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID- 19), Advantech (stock code: 2395), global leader in IoT, wants to inform its customers, partners...

24-02-2020 News Hits:1209

Anritsu Opens Web Exhibition Site

Anritsu Opens Web Exhibition Site

– Introducing Leading-Edge Communications Solutions from Cancelled MWC 2020 – With MWC Barcelona 2020 cancelled to help prevent the spread of the Corona virus, Anritsu...

24-02-2020 Technology News Hits:1019

Software as a Service For Banks: Key Features

Software as a Service For Banks: Key Features

Why banking SaaS should be regarded as a full-service system, providing both front-end and back-end services with large flexibility SaaS (Software as a service) is a...

24-02-2020 Technology News Hits:1533

Metso to supply energy efficient Vertimill to PT Agincourt Resources gold mine in Indonesia

Metso to supply energy efficient Vertimill to PT Agincourt Resources gold mine in Indonesia

The Indonesian gold and silver producer PT Agincourt Resources (PTAR) has chosen Metso’s energy efficient grinding technology to be used at the company’s Martabe gold...

24-02-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:921

James Cropper steps into Pantherella partnership

James Cropper steps into Pantherella partnership

Britain’s finest sockmaker Pantherella has partnered with bespoke papermaker James Cropper to launch new packaging for its luxury sock range that speaks to its ‘Eco...

24-02-2020 Food & Materials Hits:954

Renewable Energy Outpace Coal: What Can Be Done to Accelerate Positive Changes?

Renewable Energy Outpace Coal: What Can Be Done to Accelerate Positive Changes?

For the first time in history, in 2019, the EU countries generated more energy using renewable sources than coal. According to the recent report, it...

24-02-2020 Green Industry Hits:950

Grit out, Power Up as Landia help Cannington Bio Energy

Grit out, Power Up as Landia help Cannington Bio Energy

A decade since it began, Cannington Bio Energy’s hive of activity is impressive – with volumes of waste arriving, waste being treated – and green...

22-02-2020 Green Industry Hits:943

FLIR Launches its First Uncooled, Fixed-Mount, Connected Thermal Camera for Detecting Methane: GF77a

FLIR Launches its First Uncooled, Fixed-Mount, Connected Thermal Camera for Detecting Methane: GF77a

FLIR GF77a Offers Low-Cost Optical Gas Imaging Solution for Continuous and Autonomous Leak Detection FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced today the FLIR GF77a Gas Find...

21-02-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:929

Weld Purging Experts at Nuclear Power Plants Expo

Weld Purging Experts at Nuclear Power Plants Expo

Weld Purging Experts Huntingdon Fusion Techniques HFT® will be supporting their Turkish Distributor BMC Marine at the Nuclear Power Plants Expo and Summit, March 4...

21-02-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:939

Huddersfield firm welcomes six-figure funding boost towards robotics

Huddersfield firm welcomes six-figure funding boost towards robotics

Sheet metal manufacturers Salamander Fabrications has secured a £240,000 investment from Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) to invest in high-tech automated machinery. The Slaithwaite-based firm’s...

21-02-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:910

Civil society groups welcome Royal Bank of Scotland preparing to exit fossil fuels

Civil society groups welcome Royal Bank of Scotland preparing to exit fossil fuels

Bank demands credible, ‘Paris proof’ transition plans from coal, oil and gas clients by end 2021; commits to exit coal by 2030 BankTrack, Rainforest Action Network,...

21-02-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:913

New era for Enpro Subsea following acquisition by Hunting PLC

New era for Enpro Subsea following acquisition by Hunting PLC

Production optimisation specialist, Enpro Subsea has been acquired by Hunting PLC (LSE:HTG). In a statement issued earlier today (Feb 21st 2020), Hunting, the international energy...

21-02-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:917

Improved material removal with new hybrid bond family

Improved material removal with new hybrid bond family

Time and energy savings in fluting with Mirka’s new Cafro HP Hybrid Bond product   Producers of advanced drills and end mills can look...

21-02-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:1927

Metso celebrates First Pour for new Vadodara foundry in India

Metso celebrates First Pour for new Vadodara foundry in India

Metso announced in 2018 a greenfield foundry project in Vadodara, India, with a target to increase the casting wears capacity for the mining and aggregate...

21-02-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:909

bauma CONEXPO AFRICA 2021: concept re-engineered

bauma CONEXPO AFRICA 2021: concept re-engineered

bauma CONEXPO AFRICA, Sub Saharan Africa’s Leading Trade Fair for Construction, Building Material, Mining, Agriculture & Forestry Machines, Machinery and Vehicles will be back in...

21-02-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:922

Oil / Gas

Sparrows Group extends relationship with Vedanta with three-year rental crane contract renewal

Sparrows Group extends relationship with Vedanta with three-year rental crane contract renewal

Sparrows Group has secured a three-year contract renewal to supply a rental crane to Vedanta Resources Limited, extending its relationship with the company to nine years. A Sparrows manufactured ECR-...

27-07-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:52

Schlumberger’s outlook for stability and future growth supported by severe cost cutting measures, says GlobalData

Schlumberger’s outlook for stability and future growth supported by severe cost cutting measures, says GlobalData

Following the release of Schlumberger’s Q2 2020 earnings call; Effuah Alleyne, Senior Oil & Gas Analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her view: “As with many companies ...

27-07-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:54

Chevron Announces Agreement to Acquire Noble Energy

Chevron Announces Agreement to Acquire Noble Energy

Chevron Corporation has just announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Noble Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: NBL) to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Noble Energy in an all-stock tr...

21-07-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:76

UK upstream sector remains resilient through turbulent times, says GlobalData

UK upstream sector remains resilient through turbulent times, says GlobalData

The UK upstream oil and gas sector has become leaner and more resilient over recent years, as pullbacks in investment and reduced operating costs has helped provide a stronger cash flow outlook under ...

21-07-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:68

Venezuela’s oil and gas sector sees worst crisis during 2020, says GlobalData

Venezuela’s oil and gas sector sees worst crisis during 2020, says GlobalData

Venezuela’s oil and gas sector was already caught in a vicious cycle well before the COVID-19 outbreak created a world economic crisis. Even though there are several international companies still rema...

20-07-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:116

Asia dominates global LNG regasification capacity additions through 2024, says GlobalData

Asia dominates global LNG regasification capacity additions through 2024, says GlobalData

Asia is expected to witness the highest global liquefied natural gas (LNG) regasification capacity additions, contributing about 69% of the total regasification capacity additions by 2024, says Global...

14-07-2020 Oil & Gas Hits:80

Technology News

HARTING UK awarded prestigious IRIS Silver Quality Performance Level

HARTING UK awarded prestigious IRIS Silver Quality Performance Level

HARTING UK are delighted to announce that they have been awarded the prestigious Silver Quality Performance Level award from the International Railway Industry Standard (IRIS). This is a globally recognised standard which evaluates management systems...

03-08-2020 Technology News Hits:39

ABB’s new analytics and AI software helps producers optimize operations in demanding market conditions

ABB’s new analytics and AI software helps producers optimize operations in demanding market conditions

ABB launches analytics software and services that combines operational data with engineering and IT data to deliver actionable intelligence The ABB Ability™ Genix Industrial Analytics and AI Suite is a scalable advanced analytics platform with pre...

29-07-2020 Technology News Hits:52

Warren Controls Announces ILEA 5800E Series Electrically Actuated Valves

Warren Controls Announces ILEA 5800E Series Electrically Actuated Valves

Warren Controls, a leading manufacturer of control valves and specialty fluid handling products, announces its new ILEA 5800E Series of high-quality, modulating, linear, electrically actuated industrial globe control valves. The E5800 Series featu...

27-07-2020 Technology News Hits:95

Industry partners with University of California in nanoscale study on advanced batteries

Industry partners with University of California in nanoscale study on advanced batteries

A team of scientists from the University of California is set to unlock the inner workings of lead batteries with the help of nanoscale technology. Working with the Consortium for Battery Innovation (CBI), the new industry-academia partnership based...

27-07-2020 Technology News Hits:55

Shining a light on the importance of functional safety

Shining a light on the importance of functional safety

Diamond Light Source, the UK’s national synchrotron science facility located in Oxfordshire, has appointed Inspec Solutions, a leading independent control, safety & automation systems supplier to the UK's energy, metals, chemicals, oil & gas and manu...

27-07-2020 Technology News Hits:45

Revolutionary Solid-State Batteries Will Create a $6 Billion Market in 2030

Revolutionary Solid-State Batteries Will Create a $6 Billion Market in 2030

Solid-state batteries keep on attracting tremendous attention and investment with the maturing technologies and closeness to mass production. Even with the influence of COVID-19, the potential market size is expected to grow to over $6 billion by 203...

27-07-2020 Technology News Hits:50

Metals & Mining

Metso Outotec to bring unique fasteners and wear monitoring technology to its minerals customers by acquiring Davies Wear Plate Systems in Australia

Metso Outotec to bring unique fasteners and wear monitoring technology to its minerals customers by acquiring Davies Wear Plate Systems in Australia

Metso Outotec has closed today the acquisition of the Australia-based fastener and wear monitoring technology provider Davies Wear Plate Systems, extending its wear lining portfolio and capabilities.&...

03-08-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:42

US metals & mining industry sees a rise of 9.5% in deal activity in Q2 2020

US metals & mining industry sees a rise of 9.5% in deal activity in Q2 2020

The US metals & mining industry saw a rise of 9.5% in overall deal activity during Q2 2020, when compared with the last four-quarter average, according to GlobalData’s deals database. A total of 46 deals worth $1.84bn were announced in Q2 2020, comp...

03-08-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:57

US metals & mining industry M&A deals total $1.83bn in Q2 2020

US metals & mining industry M&A deals total $1.83bn in Q2 2020

Total metals & mining industry M&A deals in Q2 2020 worth $1.83bn were announced in the US, according to GlobalData’s deals database. The value marked an increase of 65.5% over the previous quarter and a rise of 11.9% when compared with the last fou...

29-07-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:78

BASF and IntelliSense.io partner to accelerate the mining industry’s digital transformation

BASF and IntelliSense.io partner to accelerate the mining industry’s digital transformation

Global chemical company BASF and IntelliSense.io, a leading industrial artificial intelligence (AI) company, announced an exclusive partnership which will combine their expertise in mineral processing, ore beneficiation chemistry and industrial AI te...

21-07-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:82

Outotec introduces MesoTHERM BIOX process to significantly reduce cyanide consumption in refractory gold ore treatment

Outotec introduces MesoTHERM BIOX process to significantly reduce cyanide consumption in refractory gold ore treatment

Traditionally, cyanide consumption with conventional bio-oxidation residues is higher than with residues produced through other oxidative technologies. The Outotec® MesoTHERM BIOX® process, based on Outotec’s proven mesophile BIOX process, offers an ...

29-06-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:149

Outotec received a grinding mill order from Kazakhstan’s largest gold miner RG Gold

Outotec received a grinding mill order from Kazakhstan’s largest gold miner RG Gold

Outotec has signed a contract with Kazakhstan’s largest gold miner RG Gold for the delivery of two grinding mills for the Raygorodok gold mine in northern Kazakhstan. The contract price is not disclosed, but deliveries with similar scope are typicall...

15-04-2020 Metals / Mining Hits:402

Food / Materials

PROSEAL SOLUTIONS MEET QUALITY PET FOOD PACKING REQUIREMENTS

PROSEAL SOLUTIONS MEET QUALITY PET FOOD PACKING REQUIREMENTS

Proseal tray sealing technology is enabling pet food manufacturers to meet growing demand for high quality products and packaging, as well as providing mass customisation solutions that can help businesses in the sector to diversify and introduce onl...

NEW DATA REVEALS ONE THIRD OF THE FOOD AND DRINK INDUSTRY ARE VERY CONCERNED ABOUT THEIR SAFETY IN RETURNING TO WORK

NEW DATA REVEALS ONE THIRD OF THE FOOD AND DRINK INDUSTRY ARE VERY CONCERNED ABOUT THEIR SAFETY IN RETURNING TO WORK

81% of business owners are concerned about profits not returning to normal Over half (56%) of food catering businesses are very concerned about job security following the pandemic One third of the food manufacturing industry are currently furlou...

Ambronite’s Simo Suoheimo on rethinking reformulation

Ambronite’s Simo Suoheimo on rethinking reformulation

The Finnish nutrition pioneer discusses no compromise formulation with an esteemed Food Navigator panel Simo Suoheimo, Co-founder of AmbroniteSimo Suoheimo, Co-founder of Ambronite shed new light on the company’s formulation philosophy and his appro...

W+D/BICMA develops face mask line capable of up to 1 million disposable surgical masks per day with a lower cost mask design

W+D/BICMA develops face mask line capable of up to 1 million disposable surgical masks per day with a lower cost mask design

Reacting to the worldwide shortage and peak demand for high quality lower cost face masks, the W+D/BICMA hygiene group of Winkler+Dünnebier has developed a fully automatic, high-speed face mask converting line for the production of high quality dispo...

Bakery and Confectionery equipment specialist standardises on Qdos pumps for pilot installations

Bakery and Confectionery equipment specialist standardises on Qdos pumps for pilot installations

An established Dutch food equipment designer, Tanis Food Tec, which specialises in process installations for bakery and confectionery products, is relying on Qdos peristaltic metering pumps from Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG) for all of...

Prolonged turbulence in the meat industry caused by COVID-19 detrimental to consumer confidence, says GlobalData

Prolonged turbulence in the meat industry caused by COVID-19 detrimental to consumer confidence, says GlobalData

Following the news (June 3rd) that Brazilian labor prosecutors have filed a petition with a local court demanding the closure of a JBS SA pork plant due to the outbreak of novel Coronavirus, a decision that is still pending according to news reports;...

Chemicals

Green Industry

Nidec ASI presents its 8 Guidelines for restarting the economy in the name of sustainability

Nidec ASI presents its 8 Guidelines for restarting the economy in the name of sustainability

The Group is committed to creating an electric and green future, placing the Made-in-Italy excellence of its technologies at the heart of this revolution. Nidec ASI's goal is to increase its current turnover of €400 million to €1 billion by the end o...

Transmission license exemptions grant UK offshore wind farm generators time to complete ownership transfer, says GlobalData

Transmission license exemptions grant UK offshore wind farm generators time to complete ownership transfer, says GlobalData

With the onset of COVID-19, the UK Government proposed time-bound exemptions for wind project generators in tender rounds 5 and 6 of the Offshore Transmission Owner (OFTO) regime. GlobalData anticipates that the exemption is likely to provide the dev...

US’ proposed ITC extension to 2025 would mean more than 25% share of solar and wind, says GlobalData

US’ proposed ITC extension to 2025 would mean more than 25% share of solar and wind, says GlobalData

The proposed Investment Tax Credit (ITC) extension is greatly welcomed by power industry associations and developers. Cost-effectiveness is better observed in these large-scale utility projects, as they achieve break-even faster - as the generation i...

Niramax overhauls SRF production line with new shredding technology

Niramax overhauls SRF production line with new shredding technology

Waste management specialist The Niramax Group, has overhauled its alternative fuel production line with the switch to new shredding technology. The move is expected to boost capacity for the Hartlepool-headquartered organisation, by as much as 30% pe...

Wind and Solar Shares 5 Year Outlook, Study Forecasts 169% Price Gains

Wind and Solar Shares 5 Year Outlook, Study Forecasts 169% Price Gains

By 2025, publicly traded companies from the solar and wind energy sectors could boast share price gains of up to 169%. This emerges from the findings of a new infographic from Kryptoszene.de. According to the results of the study, this could even be ...

DNV GL approves carbon capture technology

DNV GL approves carbon capture technology

DNV GL, the technical advisor to the oil and gas industry, has approved as qualified, technology for a full-scale demonstration project in Norway to remove carbon emissions at a cement plant. Gassnova, the Norwegian state’s agency for implementation ...

Power / Water

Han® S: Reliable connections for modular energy storage systems

Han® S: Reliable connections for modular energy storage systems

New series features housings accommodating a heavy-current contact up to 200 A HARTING is now offering the Han® S, the first ever large-scale special connector for battery storage modules. The new series meets the technical requirements se...

Alfa Laval launches new product range for safe and clean tap water duties

Alfa Laval launches new product range for safe and clean tap water duties

Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – launches the first 100 percent stainless steel heat exchanger, Alfa Laval AlfaNovaTW, to address the challenge with contaminated tap water. The new heat exchang...

Pumps perfected for first-of-a-kind plant to have the power to be its best

Pumps perfected for first-of-a-kind plant to have the power to be its best

Pumps for circulating clean engine oil; a reasonably ordinary application? But then there’s nothing ordinary whatsoever about Arjun Infrastructures’ remarkable power plant in London, which generates 17MW of renewable energy from food waste and can al...

Valmet to supply automation and solids measurements to Oulu Waterworks’ wastewater treatment plant in Finland

Valmet to supply automation and solids measurements to Oulu Waterworks’ wastewater treatment plant in Finland

Valmet will supply automation system extension and solids measurements to Oulu Waterworks’ Taskila wastewater treatment plant located in Oulu, Finland. With modern wastewater treatment solutions, the plant can stabilize the sludge and treat it more e...

Governments should use Covid-19 recovery efforts as an opportunity to phase out support for fossil fuels, say OECD and IEA

Governments should use Covid-19 recovery efforts as an opportunity to phase out support for fossil fuels, say OECD and IEA

2019 data shows a 38% rise in overall support for the production of fossil fuels As governments design stimulus measures for economies hit by the Covid-19 crisis, they should seize the opportunity of historically low oil prices to redirect some of t...

ACWA Power acquires 4.99% of Samsung C&T’s share in Hajr Electricity Production Company

ACWA Power acquires 4.99% of Samsung C&T’s share in Hajr Electricity Production Company

ACWA Power, a leading developer, owner, and operator of power generation and water desalination plants, signed a share purchase agreement with Samsung C&T to acquire 4.99% of its shares, with an option to purchase the remaining stake of Samsung C&T i...