Sunday, 21 September 2014

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Diverse interest to discuss methane emissions

Reduction of methane emissions has become a high-profile national issue, with many environmental groups and government agencies calling for action. Most recently, the Obama administration announced a new “Strategy to Reduce Methane Emissions” as part of its Climate Action Plan.

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InoxCVA moves to new offices

Since 1992, INOXCVA has been engineering advanced cryogenic solutions, with operations across five continents and happy clients in over 100 countries. But now InoxCVA have moved to new offices in Vadodara, India.

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Foster Wheeler and ZeoGas in collaboration

A subsidiary of its Global Engineering and Construction Group has entered into a Collaboration Agreement with ZeoGas. In the first instance, Foster Wheeler will support ZeoGas’ final site selection and project planning towards the development of ZeoGas’ first fuels manufacturing plant, to be located on the US Gulf Coast.

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DryFracTM launched by Praxair

Praxair has announced it is offering oil and gas producers a new DryFrac™ waterless fracturing technology that can replace water use in fracturing wells through the use of liquid carbon dioxide (CO2).

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Air Products announces major company restructuring

Air Products’ chairman, president and chief executive officer, Seifi Ghasemi, has today announced a major company restructuring, with the goal of regaining industry leadership by providing excellent service to customers as the safest and most profitable industrial gas company in the world.

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Gazprom launches helium plant

On the 15th of July, Gazprom started up a helium liquefaction plant that produces up to 500 litres per hour located at Orenburg. The plant is a first for Gazprom, which uses the newest generation of equipment from Linde Kryotechnik.

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BLM holds helium auction tomorrow

The Bureau of Land Management’s Amarillo Field Office will host a helium auction tomorrow (Wednesday) as part of a plan to eventually sell off government-owned helium and privatise operations.

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Hydrogen energy – September 2014

Hydrogen – The key refinery enabler Subscription

3 Sep 2014

Thirty years ago crude quality was a good match with what was being demanded by the market, but today’s refiners – even in the midst of the ‘shale gale’ – are being compelled to dig deeply into the dregs of the remaining resources and must upgrade these crudes. Hydrogen is critical.

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$5m assures Otway project longevity

15 Sep 2014 | By Stuart Radnedge

The Cooperative Research Centre for Greenhouse Gas Technologies (CO2CRC) has welcomed the announcement by Victoria’s Minister for Energy and Resources, Russell Northe, of an additional $5m for world leading research in carbon dioxide (CO2) storage at the Otway site.

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McPhy Energy admitted to the CAC® Mid & Small index

11 Sep 2014 | By Stuart Radnedge

McPhy Energy, a specialist in hydrogen production and storage equipment, has been chosen by the CAC® Steering Committee (Conseil Scientifique) for inclusion in the CAC® Small, CAC® Mid & Small and CAC® All-Tradable indexes starting September 22th, on the opening of trading.

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"Lack of h2 support" in manifesto

10 Sep 2014 | By Stuart Radnedge

Air Products’ European Business Manager for hydrogen energy systems, Diana Raine, has commented on the Liberal Democrat’s pre-election manifesto which focuses on a full network of charging points for battery electric vehicles – and not a range of carbon reducing modes of transpor, including hydrogen.

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Air Products announces major company restructuring

Air Products’ chairman, president and chief executive officer, Seifi Ghasemi, has today announced a major company restructuring, with the goal of regaining industry leadership by providing excellent service to customers as the safest and most profitable industrial gas company in the world.

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Foster Wheeler awarded contract by Sasol

The deal won by the company is an engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCm) services contract by Sasol for an Electrical Expansion and Fuel Gas Superheater Project at Sasol’s Temane gas processing facility in Mozambique

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CIMC Enric maintains positivity

CIMC Enric has revealed its first half 2014 interim results, and cites natural gas as driving a promising market outlook both for the company and the wider energy equipment segment despite declines during the year to date.

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Linde listed again in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index

Linde AG has again been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI). The listing reflects the technology group’s continual improvements in sustainability performance. Analysts recognised in particular Linde’s activities in the areas of customer relationship management, compliance, and risk and crisis management.

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Uralcryomash in ‘Vostochny’ supply deal

The company has announced it will produce 20 tank cars and delivered to the Federal Space Agency of the Russian Federation at the launch site ‘Vostochny’ for transportation and storage of liquid oxygen, nitrogen and argon.

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Foster Wheeler Selected by Plaxica

A Foster Wheeler subsidiary has been selected as a preferred engineering partner by Plaxica Limited. A technical services agreement with Plaxica has been signed under which Foster Wheeler will provide engineering services for the global implementation of Plaxica’s low-cost lactic acid technology.

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Foster Wheeler awarded contract by Sasol

The deal won by the company is an engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCm) services contract by Sasol for an Electrical Expansion and Fuel Gas Superheater Project at Sasol’s Temane gas processing facility in Mozambique

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CIMC Enric unveils LNG tank

The largest perlite insulated spherical LNG storage tank in China was unveiled in summer 2014, a 2500m3 tank constructed by Sanctum, a wholly owned subsidiary of CIMC Enric Group.

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Pentair Kenya Office Now Open

The globally focused company expands its regional presence to support growing customer needs. The new regional office, located in Nairobi’s main business district Westlands, will enable Pentair to provide exceptional customer service in the East African market through local presence.

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Cryostar previews HPP3 cryogenic pump

Summer 2014 saw Cryostar welcome 12 representatives of 10 major companies for an open day to preview its new HPP3 65/120 cryogenic pump.

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FLOWCAL selected by Enlink Midstream

Newly formed midstream business, Enlink Midstream, selects Flow-Cal’s integrated gas and liquids measurement application.

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Saudi Arabia heat recovery steam generator contract awarded

Foster Wheeler has announced that a subsidiary has been awarded a contract by Al-Toukhi Company for the design and supply of four hear recovery steam generators (HRSGs).

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Uralcryomash in ‘Vostochny’ supply deal

The company has announced it will produce 20 tank cars and delivered to the Federal Space Agency of the Russian Federation at the launch site ‘Vostochny’ for transportation and storage of liquid oxygen, nitrogen and argon.

Business deal merger handshake

Foster Wheeler Selected by Plaxica

A Foster Wheeler subsidiary has been selected as a preferred engineering partner by Plaxica Limited. A technical services agreement with Plaxica has been signed under which Foster Wheeler will provide engineering services for the global implementation of Plaxica’s low-cost lactic acid technology.

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HOYER intensifies its commitment to sustainable transport processes

In its Sustainability Report, the Hamburg-based logistics company HOYER is publicising its own key figures on sustainability and efficiency for the second time. In doing so, the company is committing itself clearly to its responsibility for its employees and the environment.

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