Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Oil Rig drills to 15,000 feet vertically.

October 28, 2008

Designed for oil and gas industry, 1,100 hp SpeedStar SS-1100 features state-of-the-art controls, allowing drill to be monitored from remote location, and enabling service departments to diagnose and prevent maintenance issues before they happen. Due to its size, SS-1100 can be set up in mountainous areas, and once on site, rig can begin drilling within a few hours. Read More

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

Foam Wrap compensates for subsea well annular pressure.

October 10, 2008

Typically installed within B or C annuli of subsea wells, CFW+ (Crushable Foam Wrap) acts as mechanical fuse and collapses at pre-determined pressure and temperature (110ºC) envelope. This allows expansion of annulus fluids as well as dissipation of any potentially hazardous increase in pressure. By incorporating Glass Bubbles, solution helps mitigate subsea well casing failure due to annular... Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

System finds geological structures within Earth's surface.

September 30, 2008

Comprised of 16 wireless sensors, impact generator, and intuitive user interface, SWIPS(TM) Surface Wave Intelligent Profiling System enables users to analyze, model, and visualize physical and mechanical properties of solids in non-invasive manner. Through MicroMentis Platform, SWIPS Wizard and Drill Hole Wizard help users integrate complementary data, plan work, gather data, plan drill holes,... Read More

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

Exacting Requirements Fulfilled

August 22, 2008

Mining is Mongolia's most important industry. In January 2007, KSB's subsidiary GIW supplied one of the largest slurry pumps ever installed in a copper mine. The extremely robust pump was built with state-of-the-art KSB technology for the Erdenet mine in order to increase production output in the medium and long term. Per hour, the horizontally installed centrifugal slurry pump is capable of... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Material Handling & Storage, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Metso to Supply Mining Equipment to Anglo American-MMX in Brazil

July 31, 2008

July 2008 Metso Minerals will supply crushing, screening and feeding equipment to Anglo American-MMX for its Minas Rio Project located in the Minas Gerais state in Brazil. The delivery will be completed by the end of 2009. The value of the order is approximately EUR 7 million. The order comprises two jaw crushers, four cone crushers, screens and feeders. The order also includes start up and... Read More

Green & Clean, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

From Greenhouse Gas To 'Green Energy'

July 8, 2008

EPA Climate Protection Award cites MEGTEC Systems' patented technology, and global efforts to transform methane gas. De Pere, WI, USA - May 20, 2008 - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) yesterday presented its Climate Protection Award to MEGTEC Systems, owned by U.S.-based SEQUA Corp., in recognition of MEGTEC's patented technology that enables coal mine ventilation air methane (VAM)... Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

High-Frequency Ground Current Reducer has MSHA approval.

May 6, 2008

Engineered for use where AC induction motors operate in conjunction with VFD applications, ZERO-GROUND® High Frequency Extraction System is approved by US Department of Labor, Mining, and Safety Health Administration (MSHA) for use in underground and surface mines. Completely passive system utilizes no filters or brushes and eliminates electrical noise while directing high-frequency ground... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Machinery & Machining Tools, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Beltana Order's a Cutting Edge JOY Longwall System

March 21, 2008

MOSSVALE, AUSTRALIA - March 2008 - On Thursday, 31st January, 2008, Xstrata's Beltana Highwall Mine situated in the Hunter Valley region signed an agreement with Joy Mining Machinery for the supply of a new 405m "wide face" longwall system. This new, "state-of-the-art" JOY longwall system will extract low ash thermal and semi soft coal from Blakefield South Mine. The project will recover... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Siemens Receives Major Order for Offshore Wind Farm in Denmark

February 5, 2008

Erlangen, 2007-Dec-20 Siemens Power Generation (PG) has signed a contract with Danish energy company Dong Energy A/S for the supply of 91 wind turbines to extend the existing Horns Rev offshore wind farm in the North Sea off the Danish coast. With a total capacity of more than 200 megawatts (MW), this is the largest order Siemens has ever received for offshore wind turbines. Installation of the... Read More