Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Aker Solutions Awarded Frame Agreement with Petrobras

April 2, 2013

Aker Solutions has entered a frame agreement with Petrobras to provide subsea equipment for the oil company's deepwater pre-salt field developments in Brazil. The contract value is approximately NOK 4.6 billion (USD 800 million). The scope of work is for 60 well-sets with vertical subsea trees, subsea control systems, tools and spares within the 2014-2018 period. "Aker Solutions is honoured to... Read More

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

Deep Down Manufactures First Non-Helical Umbilical (NHU®)

April 1, 2013

HOUSTON - Deep Down, Inc. (OTC QB: DPDW) ("Deep Down"), an oilfield services company specializing in complex deepwater and ultra-deepwater oil production distribution system support services today announced it has completed its first steel tube umbilical for a major oil and gas operator in the Gulf of Mexico.  The umbilical, which is based on Deep Down's patented non-helical design, was tested... Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Aker Solutions Awarded Moho Contract

April 1, 2013

Aker Solutions, the international oil services provider, has received a Letter of Award from Total for the delivery of a subsea production system for the Moho Nord project in the Republic of the Congo. The contract value is approximately NOK 4.9 billion (USD 850 million). The Moho Nord project, located approximately 75 km off the coast of the Republic of the Congo, consists of the two... Read More

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

GIW Slurry Pumps Debut in Mexico

March 25, 2013

Two new exclusive contracts mark the manufacturer's first direct sales across the border. GROVETOWN, Ga.- GIW Industries, the leader in the design, manufacture, and application of heavy-duty, centrifugal slurry pumps, announced two major contracts with Mexico's Industrias Peñoles. GIW has signed an exclusive contract to provide its full line of pumps for a Peñoles project in Durango,... Read More

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

Oilfield Instrumentation Exhibiting at PECOM 2013

March 22, 2013

LAFAYETTE, La. - Oilfield Instrumentation (OI), which provides real-time drilling instrumentation and engineering laboratories, and its sister company Advanced Building Services (ABS), a provider of custom well-site accommodations, announced they will be exhibiting at the Petroleum Exhibition and Conference of Mexico (PECOM 2013) from April 9-11 in response to heavy international demand. Both... Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Aker Solutions Signs Umbilical Contract with ExxonMobil

March 22, 2013

Aker Solutions has signed a contract with ExxonMobil for the supply of subsea umbilicals for the Erha North phase 2 development in Nigeria. The Erha North Phase 2 development is an extension of the existing Erha subsea system and infrastructure located approximately 97 kilometres... Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Aker Solutions Set to Support Redevelopment of Landmark Subsea Field

March 20, 2013

Aker Solutions, the international oil services provider, has secured a NOK 650 million (GBP 70 million) contract with BP to help redevelop one of the largest oil fields in the UK sector. The Aberdeen operation of Aker Solutions will manufacture and supply all subsea controls equipment for the Quad 204 project, the redevelopment of the Schiehallion and Loyal fields located approximately 100 miles... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Explosion Proof LED Headlight offers hands-free operation.

March 18, 2013

Offering hands-free illumination in hazardous locations, Model EXP-LED-HL-DFX provides 120 lm for 4.5 hours in high mode and 70 lm for 13.5 hours in low mode. Unit features CREE® LED protected by unbreakable polycarbonate lens, along with impact-resistant resin housing, O-ring seal, and rubber domed push button switch. Powered by 3 AAA alkaline batteries, headlight includes elastic strap... Read More

Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Continental Chemical USA Expands Its Product Line for the Oil & Gas Industry

March 14, 2013

CEO Announces New Trade Names for CCUSA's Proprietary Oil Gas Blends and Black Powder Fort Lauderdale, FL – Don T. Ascione, Chairman of the Board at Continental Chemical USA announced today that CCUSA has once again expanded its already extensive line of bulk chemicals and custom blends to better serve the needs of the Oil Gas Industry.  In close collaboration with 2 of the world's leading... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Emerson Wins $33 Million Contract to Upgrade Automation on Statoil Platform in Norwegian North Sea

March 8, 2013

New safety and automation systems using Emerson's new electronic marshalling with CHARMs technology will help improve oil recovery from Visund platform AUSTIN, TEXAS – Statoil has awarded Emerson Process Management, a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), a $33 million contract to upgrade safety and automation systems on the Visund oil platform in the Norwegian North Sea. Previously selected by... Read More

HVAC, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Hubbell Awarded Water Heater Contract for the PEMEX $78 Million Offshore Drilling Platform

March 8, 2013

Stratford, CT – Hubbell Electric Heater Company, a leading manufacturer of Marine/Offshore qualified water heaters located in Stratford, CT, announced today that the company has been awarded the water heater contract for the habitation module for the latest offshore drilling platform owned by Mexico's state run oil company PEMEX. The $1M contract is for a fully integrated, skid based water... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment, Vision Systems

Intrinsically Safe LED Headlight offers dual operating modes.

February 27, 2013

Able to be worn on head or attached to any hardhat, weather-resistant EXP-LED-HL-DFX provides operators in hazardous locations with 120 lm of light for 4.5 hr in high mode or 70 lm of light for 13.5 hr in low mode. Explosion-proof light features CREE® high-intensity LED lamp fitted with Luxeon emitter and protected by unbreakable polycarbonate lens. Powered by 3 AAA alkaline batteries,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Aker Solutions Signs Aasta Hansteen SPS Contract with Statoil

February 6, 2013

Aker Solutions has signed a contract with Statoil for the supply of a subsea production system for the Aasta Hansteen field development project on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. The contract value is approximately NOK 2 billion. Last week, Aker Solutions signed a NOK 280 million contract with Statoil for the supply of deepwater umbilicals for Aasta Hansteen. Now, the company has secured another... Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Multipurpose Drilling Rig meets mineral exploration needs.

February 4, 2013

Designed to fit into 40 ft high cube container, LX™11 offers reverse circulation (RC) and diamond core drilling capabilities as well as multiple safety features. Rig can reach depths of 4,750 ft using NQ rods via diamond drilling and 1,065 ft using 4.5 in. rods via RC drilling. For increased productivity, 23.6 ft mast and top drive head allow 13 ft rods to be pulled under head. Single... Read More

Green & Clean, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

CONSOL Energy Selects LNG Provider Linde to Help Power Its Drilling and Hydraulic Fracturing Operations

January 31, 2013

Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J. - Linde North America, a global leader in the growing liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueling market, today announced that CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE: CNX) has contracted with Linde to supply LNG and related equipment and services for all of its operations in the Marcellus and Utica basins. This new agreement follows successful completion of a trial conducted by the... Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Aker Solutions Awarded Aasta Hansteen Umbilical Contract

January 31, 2013

Aker Solutions has signed a contract with Statoil for the supply of deepwater umbilicals to the Aasta Hansteen field on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. The contract value is approximately NOK 280 million. Aker Solutions' scope of work includes the design, engineering and manufacturing of dynamic and static umbilicals, a riser base and ancillary equipment. The steel tube umbilicals will be... Read More

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

Weir Minerals Scoops £3.7M Copper-Concentrate Contract

January 28, 2013

Weir Minerals has secured a £3.7 million order to supply pumps, valves, cyclone clusters and slurry hoses for one of Russia's biggest copper concentrate production plants. The company was selected by Outotec, a Finnish contractor which is delivering the new copper concentrator facility in Cheylabinsk for ZAO Miheevsky - a subsidiary of the Russian Copper Company (RCC). Scheduled to begin... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Weir Secures £1.3M Zinc Processing Plant Pump Supply Deal with Boliden

January 28, 2013

Weir Minerals has been selected to supply pumps and equipment for a new zinc processing plant in Garpenberg, Sweden. The new plant is being built by Swedish mining company Boliden and is a replacement for an existing facility - an upgrade that will double capacity from 1.3 to 2.5 million tonnes of metal ores per year. Garpenberg is Sweden's oldest mine and is still producing large quantities of... Read More

Green & Clean, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment, Transportation Industry Products, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Weir Minerals Canada Completes Delivery of Three Multiflo® Reclaim Water Barges for Suncor Energy

January 24, 2013

Tailings Management Solutions Provider in Oil Sands Applications Madison, WI - Weir Minerals Canada's (WMC) reputation as a premier mining equipment solutions provider netted the company its largest single order in its history. In early 2010, WMC won an order to supply three Multiflo® mega-barges for Suncor's TRO Project, located 30km North of Fort McMurray, Alberta. This past spring, WMC and... Read More