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OTHER NEWS
May 31, 2018
TechnipFMC has won a subsea contract from The China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) for the Liuhua 16-2, 20-2 and 21-2 Oilfield Joint Development Project in the South China Sea, at water depths ranging from 380 to 430 meters. The contract covers the engineering, procurement and construction... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
May 30, 2018
The Oil & Gas Technology Centre (OGTC) is partnering with the University of Aberdeen and industry on a ‘multi-million pound venture’ to tackle challenges in decommissioning. For the project, the group is building a 'Decommissioning Centre of Excellence' at the University of Aberdeen's Oceanlab facility. According to... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
May 29, 2018
The collaboration will focus on the development of four small-scale liquefaction plants for natural gas and biomethane to make LNG and renewable bio-LNG more available for transport in Italy. Snam and Baker Hughes have signed an agreement to develop micro-liquefaction infrastructure to boost sustainable mobility in heavy... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
May 29, 2018
Serimax, a Vallourec subsidiary specialising in welding and coating, has developed a new joint coating solution designed to save time and manpower. Onshore line pipe operations involve welding pipes together to form a pipeline. The field joint coating (FJC) covers the area where two coated line pipe... [Read More]

PUMPS NEWS
May 25, 2018
The Estigia type series extends the KSB portfolio for the chemical and petrochemical industries and other applications, and will be showcased at this year’s ACHEMA trade fair in Frankfurt. The pumps are built for high efficiency and low operating costs. The low-pressure suspended pumps are designed for... [Read More]

LEVEL MONITORING NEWS
May 24, 2018
The UK’s Environment Agency has urged government to take action to increase the water supply and urged consumers to use less water in the face of shortages caused by climate change and demand from a growing population. If action is not taken to increase supply, reduce... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
May 24, 2018
ExxonMobil is introducing greenhouse gas reduction measures designed to improve emissions performance by 2020. Targets include a 15% decrease in methane emissions and a 25% reduction in flaring compared to 2016 levels. The company is also looking to up energy efficiency at its refining and chemical... [Read More]

FLOWMETERS NEWS
May 24, 2018
TUV SUD NEL, a specialist in flow measurement research and development, has completed the base building that will house its £16 million (€18 million) Advanced Multiphase Facility (AMF). Construction began in September 2017. The company says that once the AMF is completed its test range capability of... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
May 23, 2018
Cheniere Energy’s has committed to the development of a third LNG liquefaction train at its Corpus Christi liquefaction project (CCL project). It was announced on 22 May that the company’s board of directors has made a positive... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
May 23, 2018
Hydranautics has announced the launch of the CPA7 series of RO membranes for municipal and industrial fluid treatment: the CPA7-LD-4040, CPA7-LD and CPA7 MAX. The CPA7 membranes offer a combination of high rejection and high flow capability in a brackish water RO element. These membranes are suited... [Read More]

PUMPS NEWS
May 22, 2018
KSB Pumps and Valves has assisted the University of Pretoria in the construction of a large controlled-temperature test unit, which will form the backbone of ongoing research into heat transfer, fluid mechanics and thermodynamics. The unit will allow students to plug directly into hot, moderate or chilled... [Read More]

FLOWMETERS NEWS
May 22, 2018
The new MetraFlow ultrasonic flowmeter from Titan Enterprises incorporates a chemically resistant Perfluoralkoxy Alkane (PFA) tube onto which are mounted high sensitivity ultrasonic sensors. The company says there are no dead areas or changes in fluid direction or obstructions, just a tube. As a result, MetraFlow can... [Read More]

LEVEL MONITORING NEWS
May 22, 2018
ECD says the analyser-process controller simplifies liquid measurement and control The new LQ800 Multi Channel Controller from Electro-Chemical Devices (ECD) combines internet-of-things liquid analytical measurement with precision process control of flow and level for a range of water-based industrial applications. The LQ800 is designed to operate with up... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
May 21, 2018
The need to repair the ageing water infrastructure sitting in cities like Los Angeles is becoming more and more acute. Utilities are increasingly concerned about the lifespan of their systems and how quickly parts of it will need to be replaced. Mark Gimson, a regional sales... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
May 21, 2018
The company says the acquisition complements and strengthens its global presence in delivering fluid automation solutions. Emerson announced on 17 May that it has agreed on terms to acquire Aventics from Triton for €527 million. Aventics supplies ‘smart’ pneumatics technologies for machine and factory automation applications. Emerson is... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
May 21, 2018
Orbinox has launched a new line of heavy duty slurry knife gate valves designed for high pressure applications. The HG series knife gate valve has been specifically designed to offer excellent performance and low downtime for heavy-duty, high pressure, high solid concentration, erosive-abrasive and corrosive slurry applications,... [Read More]

LEVEL MONITORING NEWS
May 18, 2018
Tendeka has successfully tested its PulseEight wireless control and monitoring device with an operator in the North Sea. The PulseEight uses pressure pulse telemetry to communicate wirelessly between downhole monitoring and the wellhead control system, and is suitable for multi-phase flow. With its partners the Oil &... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
May 18, 2018
The Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (WASA) has chosen Veolia and Suez to design, build and operate the Gandharbpur drinking water treatment plant. WASA is the body in charge of drinking water and wastewater management for the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka. The contract represents a cumulative total... [Read More]