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Sep 14, 2018
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PIPES NEWS
Sep 13, 2018
Sonatrach announced the El Aricha-Beni gas pipeline project, which will result in an almost 200km pipeline extending from the town El Aricha in Algeria to Beni. The project is estimated to be complete by 2020. Algeria exported 55bcm of natural gas in 2017. The announcement detailed that the... [Read More]

PIPES NEWS
Sep 12, 2018
As reported by national news outlet The North West Star, Australian firm New Century outlined that zinc concentrate is now being delivered via the company’s recently developed slurry pipeline for export through the Karumba Port Facility. The pipeline extends from a mine in... [Read More]

PUMPS NEWS
Sep 11, 2018
Manufacturers of gear pumps, pelletizing and filtration systems and also pulverisers, Maag, have secured a contract with China’s Hainan Huasheng New Material Technology Co Ltd. Maag produce their products in Switzerland, Germany, Italy, USA and China.   World Pumps reports that it will be supplying... [Read More]

PIPES NEWS
Sep 10, 2018
In a press release, Norwegian energy firm Equinor detailed supplier Saipem’s construction of the country’s largest pipeline. The 36-inch pipe extends 283km from the Mongstad oil terminal outside Bergen to the Johan Sverdrup oil field in the North Sea. According to the press release, the pipelaying operation began... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
Sep 5, 2018
Trelleborg’s marine systems operation and leading Australasian engineering consultancy Synertec have embarked on a strategic partnership ‘to meet global demand for more accurate and efficient LNG custody transfer.” Currently, LNG custody transfer in invoiced based on a calculation of volume, density and gross calorific value. Measurement inaccuracies... [Read More]

PUMPS NEWS
Sep 5, 2018
In a press release, leading pump manufacturer and supplier Börger detailed the success of its rotary lobe pump with an undisclosed international chemical and additives manufacturer. The pump was used in a liquid calcium operation, handling temperatures of 90-120°C. According to Börger, the pump has reduced maintenance... [Read More]

COMPANY NEWS
Sep 4, 2018
Having been previously acquired in 2016 by the global manufacturer and supplier of biogas management and fluid handling equipment, QED Environment Systems, Geotech has undergone a rebranding process to establish itself as a definitive member of the QED group. Now sharing the name of QED Environment Systems,... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
Aug 28, 2018
A simulator could help the operators of chemical processing plants, water purification plants and other facilities learn to detect hacker attacks. Facilities that use programmable logic computers to open and close valves, redirect electricity flows or manage large pieces of machinery are targets for ‘malicious actors’. This... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Aug 28, 2018
Process valve and actuator specialist Bonomi has expanded its brass union ended ball valve range, adding a selection of larger sizes. Bonomi’s Rubinetterie Bresciane manufactured Series 4504 range now comes in larger 1-1/4”, 1-1/2” and 2” variants, all of which are WRAS appoved. According to a statement from... [Read More]

COMPANY NEWS
Aug 21, 2018
Water technology company has been included on Fortune’s 2018 “Change the World” list, a ranking of 50 companies that have made a significant social impact through their core business strategy. Xylem is listed as number 7 in the ranking, gaining recognition for creating ‘tangible social value’ through... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Aug 17, 2018
Emerson has announced the launch of its new EIM Aquanaught, which the company describes as a waterproof submersible electric actuator designed to meet crucial isolation demands in wastewater treatment plants during high water conditions such as hurricanes. According to Emerson, the actuator can be submerged and still... [Read More]

PIPES NEWS
Aug 14, 2018
A significant increase in US natural gas exports to Mexico is being capped by a slower-than-expected build out of pipelines in Mexico, according to Reuters. The news service reports that the increases in US natural gas in Mexico are far below available capacity at... [Read More]

COMPANY NEWS
Aug 14, 2018
Pressure control equipment specialist Oxford Flow has expanded its team with three new appointments for the US and Europe, Middle East and Africa. According to a company announcement, the senior level hires have been made in a bid to grow Oxford Flow’s market share in the regions. Howard... [Read More]

PUMPS NEWS
Aug 14, 2018
The challenging conditions faced in the current oil and gas market have led to a greater focus on cost-effective, sustainable operations. Operators are faced with the extremely tough decision of whether to extend or end offshore production asset life. This has brought pre-decommissioning planning into emergence... [Read More]

PUMPS NEWS
Aug 14, 2018
Landia flowmakers – with a Lifetime Propeller Guarantee - have been supplied by Landia in North Aqaba – a city in the kingdom of Jordan that is experiencing rapid growth due to extensive construction of new hotels and resorts on its way to becoming an important... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Aug 3, 2018
Valves Online, a UK based valve retailer, is building a new innovation centre near Plymouth. According to a statement from the Devon headquartered, family owned company, the new facility will be built to accommodate Valves Online’s rapid expansion. Planning consent has been secured to build the new ‘innovation... [Read More]

PIPES NEWS
Aug 3, 2018
Colorado Springs based Applied Flow Technology (AFT) has announced the release of AFT Arrow 7, a new addition to its growing range of simulation tools. AFT Arrow is a fluid dynamic simulation tool used to calculate pressure drop and flow distribution in gas piping and ducting... [Read More]