Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Oceaneering Announces Kizomba Satellites Umbilical Contract

December 28, 2012

HOUSTON - Oceaneering International, Inc. (NYSE:OII) announced that it has secured a contract from Esso Exploration Angola (Block 15) Limited, a subsidiary of ExxonMobil Corporation, to supply umbilicals for the Kizomba Satellites Phase 2 development located offshore Angola, West Africa. The order is for electro-hydraulic steel tube control umbilicals totaling approximately 43 kilometers (26.7... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment, Services

GE to Supply Equipment and Services for Refinery Upgrade in Turkey

December 27, 2012

· Cogeneration Plant to Provide Reliable Steam and Energy for Refinery Upgrade · GE's Combustion Technology to Enable Tupras Refinery to Meet Turkey's New and More Stringent Emissions Requirements · Project to Feature GE Gas Turbines, Steam Turbines and Generators · Extends... Read More

Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Lakeland Electric Projected to Save Between 15 and 20 Percent of Coal Supply Costs Annually with GE's Coal Treatment Technology

December 19, 2012

· GE's Chemical Treatment Technologies to Increase Flexibility and Efficiency in Coal-Fired Generation Operations · Utility Savings on Coal Purchases Can be Passed through to Customers via Stable Rates ORLANDO, FLA. - The City of Lakeland, Fla., and its McIntosh Power Plant Unit #3, will save between 15 and 20 percent of coal supply... Read More

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

Aker Solutions Awarded Global Frame Agreement with Shell

December 18, 2012

The international oil services provider Aker Solutions has signed a frame agreement with Shell for the delivery of subsea umbilicals and cables globally. The size of the frame agreement is dependent on call-offs and the number of projects that Shell decides to execute. However, Aker Solutions estimates that the frame agreement could generate revenues between USD 200 and USD 400 million. Order... Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

FEI QEMSCAN WellSite Expands to Onsite Core Analysis with System Delivery to Kirk Petrophysics

December 10, 2012

Advanced onsite core analysis provides fast support for critical decisions in formation evaluation and drilling operations. Hillsboro, Ore., USA and Surrey, U.K. - FEI (NASDAQ: FEIC) and Kirk Petrophysics (Surrey, U.K.) today announced that FEI has delivered a QEMSCAN® WellSite(TM) analysis system to Kirk Petrophysics who will use it to provide rapid onsite analysis of drill cores in oil and... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

FMC Technologies Receives $39 Million Subsea Equipment Order for Statoil's Tyrihans Field

November 29, 2012

HOUSTON - FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FTI) announced today that it has received an order from Statoil (NYSE: STO) for additional subsea equipment for the Tyrihans field. The order has an estimated value of $39 million in revenue. This order covers the supply of two subsea trees and three choke modules. The equipment is scheduled for delivery in 2013 and will be engineered and manufactured at... Read More

Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Italy's Largest Refiner to Use Honeywell's UOP/Eni Ecofining(TM) Process Technology at Venice Refinery

November 26, 2012

Innovative project marks first conversion of a process unit producing petroleum-based fuel into a unit for renewable fuel DES PLAINES, Ill. - UOP LLC, a Honeywell (NYSE: HON) company, announced today that Italy's largest energy company, Eni S.p.A., will produce renewable diesel using Honeywell's UOP/Eni Ecofining(TM) process at its facility in Venice. In a difficult environment for the European... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Rafinerija Nafte Brod Selects Technology from Honeywell's UOP and ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company to Improve Quality of Refined Lubricants and Fuels

October 30, 2012

First initiative under new licensing alliance between Honeywell's UOP and ExxonMobil Research & Engineering Company DES PLAINES, Ill. and FAIRFAX, Va. - UOP LLC, a Honeywell (NYSE: HON) company, and ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company (EMRE) announced today that Rafinerija Nafte Brod, Bosnia and Herzegovina's sole oil refinery, has selected UOP and EMRE technology to improve the quality... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Aker Solutions Signs Visund Contract

October 9, 2012

Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract by Statoil to deliver five subsea trees and eleven control modules to the Visund field on the Norwegian continental shelf. Contract value is approximately NOK 300 million. The agreement is a call-off from an existing frame agreement between Statoil and Aker Solutions signed in 2007. The agreement also includes an option of an additional four subsea tree... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Flotek Industries Introduces Next-Generation Complex Nanofluid® and Updates Progress on Enhanced Oil Recovery Project Developments

October 8, 2012

HOUSTON - Flotek Industries, Inc. ("Flotek" or the "Company") today announced, in conjunction with its 2012 Investor and Analyst Days that it is introducing CnF® 2.0, the next-generation of patented Complex Nanofluids to further enhance oil and natural gas production. "CnF 2.0 is a revolutionary breakthrough of our Complex Nanofluid technology that will not only further optimize production... Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

Aker Solutions Awarded Troll Extension

October 5, 2012

International oil service group Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract by Statoil to deliver three subsea trees, tubing hangers and a tool package to the Troll field on the Norwegian continental shelf. Estimated contract value is NOK 250 million. The extension is a call-off from a contract signed with Statoil in February 2012. The spare tubing hangers will be utilized on several parts of the... Read More

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

Aker Solutions Awarded Murphy Umbilicals

October 3, 2012

Aker Solutions has been selected to supply two production control umbilicals and three umbilical termination assemblies (UTAs) to Murphy Exploration & Production Company - USA. The products will be delivered to the Murphy operated Dalmatian field in the De Soto Canyon located in the Gulf of Mexico which is jointly owned by Murphy and Ecopetrol America Inc. Contract value is undisclosed. The main... Read More

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

Linde Partners with CONSOL Energy to Test Its Hybrid Diesel-LNG Solution Providing Cleaner, Less Expensive Power for Drilling Rigs

October 3, 2012

Murray Hill and New Providence, N.J. - Linde North America today announced that its solution for using liquefied natural gas (LNG) to fuel power-generating diesel engines (gensets) is getting good grades during testing in southwest Pennsylvania. Linde North America is a member of The Linde Group, a world-leading gases and engineering company. The test is being conducted by CONSOL Energy's gas... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Cooper Industries to Showcase Cooper Mining Solutions at MINExpo International 2012

September 28, 2012

Cooper's Electrical and Engineered Solutions Maximize Safety, Reliability and Productivity. DUBLIN - To improve performance in demanding applications, Cooper Industries plc (NYSE: CBE), a global provider of electrical solutions, offers a wide range of electrical, power delivery and support system solutions to maximize safety, reliability and minimize downtime in mining applications. Whether it's... Read More

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

Arizona Chemical Partners with Nexeo Solutions for SYLFAT(TM) and SYLVATAL(TM) Distribution

September 20, 2012

THE WOODLANDS, Texas - Arizona Chemical, a world leader of bio-refined products, announced it has entered into an exclusive agreement with Nexeo Solutions to distribute its SYLFAT(TM) tall oil fatty acid (TOFA) and SYLVATAL(TM) distilled tall oil (DTO) in the U.S. This agreement takes effect November 1, 2012. SYLFAT(TM) is a tall oil fatty acid (TOFA) that is used in a wide range of applications... Read More

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

Aker Solutions to Deliver Six Drilling Equipment Packages to Drillships in Brazil

August 31, 2012

Aker Solutions has won a contract to supply drilling equipment packages for a series of six deepwater drillships being built by Jurong Shipyard for the Brazilian market. The contract value is undisclosed. The contract includes complete topside and subsea equipment (drilling riser and BOP) packages for six drillships, and an option for one further unit. The equipment will be delivered from Aker... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Controls & Controllers, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Excavation Grade Control System features Wi-Fi communications.

July 31, 2012

Offering GPS machine guidance via Wi-Fi®, GCSFlex(TM) Grade Control System for Excavators serves GPS corrections over this connection from local base station. Unit's Wi-Fi connection is established automatically once it is positioned and turned on. Product also allows in-field design templates to be created directly from cab on CB450 Control Box, allowing operator to accurately dig to desired... Read More

Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Rod Guides feature hydrodynamic design.

July 27, 2012

Intended for progressing cavity downhole pumping applications, Era® CrossOver(TM) High Performance Rod Guides are manufactured from engineered plastics, enhanced with performance additives to withstand well conditions up to 500°F. Hydrodynamic design helps keep fluid closer to laminar flow around guide and minimizes chance of gas breakout, while concave body channel allows wider vanes and... Read More