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Rockwell Automation to Feature Solutions for Optimizing Mining Operations at MINExpo International 2016

September 21, 2016

Featured “Connected Mine” technology to illustrate mobility and networking solutions to connect people, processes and technology MILWAUKEE — Rockwell Automation will showcase solutions and services designed to help mining companies improve business performance, increase yield and reduce safety risks at MINExpo International 2016 in Las Vegas, Sept. 26 to 28. At Booth 723 in the North... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining, Transportation Industry Products

Komatsu Focus at MinEXPO 2016: Integrated Machine Technology and Improved Mine Performance

September 9, 2016

Integrated Machine Technology and Improved Mine Performance Rolling Meadows, Ill. — Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer will be a major exhibitor at this month’s MINExpo INTERNATIONAL 2016 in Las Vegas, NV. At Booth 7027, Komatsu will showcase innovative machines and solutions that drive mine optimization. Among machines on display will be several Tier-4... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

FMC Technologies Awarded Subsea Contract for Eni's Block 15/06 West Hub Development

September 9, 2016

HOUSTON - FMC Technologies, Inc. will provide subsea multiphase boosting pumps, manifolds, and installation support services for Eni Angola's Block 15/06 West Hub Development Project located off the coast of Angola. The company's subsea multiphase boosting pumps improve production economics by reducing backpressure on the reservoir, increasing flow rates and total recoverable... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Safway's QuikDeck® key to New Zealand Offshore Natural Gas Project

August 30, 2016

Waukesha, Wis. – When a near-shore natural gas platform in New Zealand needed to be refurbished on a tight time frame, New Zealand contractor WorleyParsons found the perfect solution on the other side of the world – in Safway’s QuikDeck. After 10 years of safely delivering up to 40 percent of New Zealand’s natural gas supply annually, the Shell-operated Pohokura field in the North... Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Fracturing Fleet directly employs sound reduction technology.

August 18, 2016

Without impacting operational performance levels or rig up time, Quiet Fleet™ reduces noise emissions during hydraulic fracturing operations. Design also allows for incorporation of 3-stage fire suppression system on each unit. Benefits from decreased noise include lessened nuisance factor, fatigue and stress reduction for onsite personnel, as well as flexibility of pad location and operational hours. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining, Safety & Security Equipment

Honeywell to Provide Process Automation and Safety Systems for New Liquefied Natural Gas Facility In Canada

August 3, 2016

  • Honeywell Will Serve As Integrated Main Automation Contractor for Goldboro Plant
  • Key Technologies Used in Oil and Gas Terminals Around the World
HOUSTON, Texas - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) Process Solutions (HPS) today announced it will provide full automation and safety systems and serve as integrated main automation contractor (I-MAC) for a new liquefied natural... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Linde to Highlight Equipment and Services Proven to Enhance Oil Exploration, Production and Distribution at URTeC Meeting in Texas

July 27, 2016

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. - Linde's broad range of services designed to enhance oil and gas exploration, production and distribution will be the main topics Linde experts will discuss at this year's Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC). The meeting will be held at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas, August 1-3. Linde LLC's Oil Gas Services... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Scaffold Lifting Rig comes in underhung trolley configurations.

July 12, 2016

When job site access constraints preclude use of cranes, telescoping boom lifts, or fork lifts, Safway Systems™ Scaffold can be configured to lift center load of up to 3,750 lb and off-center load of up to 1,875 lb. This is enabled by adding Safway System Bearer/Runner, Truss Bearer, or I-beam. For lifting and horizontal movement, configuration can include header beams and underhung trolley I-beam between them. Product meets seismic qualification tests of Class 1E equipment. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining, Test & Measuring Instruments

41st Annual Honeywell User Conference Highlights Bottom-Line Benefits of Industrial Internet of Things

July 5, 2016

IIoT Realizes Benefits of Combining Cloud, Analytics and Collaboration Technologies Honeywell Users Group Americas Draws 1,200 Attendees from Various Industries SAN ANTONIO, Texas – The tremendous potential of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) to solve the toughest problems facing manufacturers was the main topic of the 41st annual Honeywell Users Group (HUG) Americas conference. ... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Boart Longyear to Showcase key Products that Serve Multiple Markets at MINExpo INTERNATIONAL 2016

June 24, 2016

SALT LAKE CITY - Boart Longyear (www.BoartLongyear.com), the world's leading provider of drilling services, equipment and performance tooling, will present a broad range of underground, surface, multipurpose, sonic and production drill rigs; performance tooling; and the first two products in the company's instrumentation line, TruCore™ and... Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Boart Longyear Featuring the LS(TM) 250 Minisonic(TM) and Performance Drilling Tooling at the South Atlantic Jubilee

June 1, 2016

SALT LAKE CITY - Boart Longyear will present its latest sonic drilling rig, the LS™250 MiniSonic™ and sonic and overburden construction tooling at the South Atlantic Jubilee from June 16 to 18 in Myrtle Beach, S.C. "Boart Longyear is the leading manufacturer of both drilling rigs and performance tooling globally," said Ron Hankins, sales manager, USA. "We manufacture a complete line of... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Boart Longyear to Showcase Sonic Drilling Innovations and Performance Drilling Tooling at the Global Petroleum Show

May 26, 2016

SALT LAKE CITY, May 24, 2016 - Boart Longyear (www.BoartLongyear.com), the world's leading provider of drilling services, equipment and performance tooling, will present its latest sonic drilling services and sonic and construction tooling at the Global Petroleum Show 2016 from June 7 to 9 in Calgary. "Boart Longyear serves a number of markets, including energy, but we're not as well... Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining, Waste Handling Equipment

FMC Technologies Wins Spotlight on New Technology Award for InLine ElectroCoalescer at OTC

May 5, 2016

HOUSTON - FMC Technologies, Inc. won a Spotlight on New Technology award for its InLine ElectroCoalescer, and was recognized at the 2016 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston on Monday, May 2. This prestigious award recognizes and honors innovative technologies in the oil and gas industry that significantly impact offshore exploration and production. "We are proud to receive our... Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Boart Longyear to Showcase Broad Range of Rigs, Drills, Performance Tooling and First Instrumentation Product at Expomin

April 26, 2016

SALT LAKE CITY – Boart Longyear (www.BoartLongyear.com), the world's leading provider of drilling services, equipment and performance tooling, will use Expomin - from April 25 to 29 in Santiago, Chile - to showcase its broad range of underground, multipurpose and geotechnical rigs; drills; performance tooling; and the first product in the... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining, Green & Clean

WEG Motors Drive Safe Jackup Operations in the North Sea

April 19, 2016

Reliability is key to ensuring the success of ‘jackup’ operations in the oil gas industry. With this in mind, leading provider of offshore drilling units Paragon Offshore turned to global drive technology manufacturer WEG to replace the electric motors driving its B391 jackup rig in the North Sea. WEG supplied Paragon with 58 highly reliable and energy efficient W22 motors to ensure a smooth... Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining, Transportation Industry Products

WEG Delivered HV Flameproof Motors to First Ever FLNG Conversion

April 18, 2016

The Norwegian company Golar LNG (GoLNG) pushes forward with the first ever Floating Liquefied Natural Gas (FLNG) Conversion of the 1975 built Moss Vessel Hilli with 125,000 m3. Floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) refers to water-based liquefied natural gas (LNG) operations employing technologies designed to enable the development of offshore natural gas resources. Floating above... Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Centralizer Subs serve tight-tolerance, narrow-clearance jobs.

April 14, 2016

CentraMax® RT1 (rotating), PI1 (push-in), and PT1 (pull-through) Centralizer Subs run in extremely tight tolerance deepwater well applications and ultra-narrow annular clearances – typically when annular clearance is <¾ in. or less than material stack. Produced from single-piece, heat-treated steel, products meet quality and performance needs of intended use in downhole applications. Sub body installation reduces centralizer's material stack to enable safe and effective passage. Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining, Services

Rockwell Automation and OSIsoft Supply BHP Billiton With Enterprise Historian Solution

April 1, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Rockwell Automation and OSIsoft have reached an agreement with BHP Billiton, the world’s largest diversified mining company, for the installation of an enterprise historian, a production intelligence platform, at the company’s iron ore operations in Australia. Design is underway with installation to be completed by the end of 2016. The enterprise historian will use... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Cleaning Products & Equipment, HVAC, Materials & Material Processing, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Coated Hydraulic Fracturing Sand suppresses dangerous dust.

March 28, 2016

Added to hydraulic fracturing operations' dust management systems, UNIFRAC® DUSTSHIELD™ minimizes airborne particles generated during proppant conveyance, mixing, and pumping. This non-toxic suppression system reduces overall job/well-site exposure to respirable silica dust by up to >99%. This dust suppression technology is exclusively coated on UNIFRAC northern white sand; proppant is fully compatible with hydraulic fracturing fluids. Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Linde's California LNG Plant Receives Responsible Care® Certification

March 23, 2016

Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S. – Linde LLC has received certification of its Altamont, California, liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant under the American Chemistry Council’s Responsible Care® program. Tom Dziak, Linde’s Altamont plant manager, said, “Responsible Care certification is consistent with our values as a team in Altamont, and recognizes the approach we take... Read More