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Chemicals & Gases

Positioning System lets mariner focus on controlling ship.

Dynamic Positioning system holds position with computer system that takes signals from range of sensors to sense environment, heading, position, and attitude and issues commands to thrusters and propellers. Equipped with adjustable, 26 in. touchscreen HMI that is equally visible in various lighting conditions, nautical instrument lets mariners focus on managing control of- ship and- its...

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Control System manages BOPs in deepwater drilling operations.
Agricultural & Farming Products

Control System manages BOPs in deepwater drilling operations.

Used to close oil and gas wells in emergency, SeaONYX BOP Surface Control System incorporates- Mark VIe architecture, which provides obsolescence management and enables components to be hot swapped while system is running.- System’s Engineering Workstation is based on Proficy Historian software, which collects and archives data at high speeds, sending it to electronic archive. Software also...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

GE Launches New Technologies, Highlights Cross-Business Portfolio of Offshore Solutions at OTC 2013

• New SeaONYX™ Control System Deploys GE's Power Generation Software in Deepwater Drilling • Latest SeaSmart Offshore Package™ Turbine Solution Reduces Footprint on Rigs by 24 Percent; Weight by 22 Percent • Acoustic Leak Detection System Allows Operators to Remotely 'Listen' for Anomalies • New Marine Technologies Help Position, Propel and Monitor Drilling and Production Ships...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

GE to Supply Statoil Petroleum with Advanced Aeroderivative Gas Turbine Technology for Aasta Hansteen Field in Norway

• Aasta Hansteen Marks GE's First Project Award under New Frame Agreement for Supply of Turbomachinery Equipment and Services for Statoil's Offshore and Onshore Projects • GE's Scope of Supply Includes the First LM6000 Mechanical Drive Turbocompressor Train for Offshore Applications • GE's SeaSmart™ Offshore Package Solution for Power Generation Provides Reduced Weight and Footprint to...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

Wind Turbine is enhanced for power and communications.

Allowing for elevated energy capture in lower wind speed environments, GE's 1.7-100 meter wind turbine features optimized electrical system, 53% gross capacity factor at 7.5 m/s,- and uses Industrial Internet to connect data points across turbine's ecosystem. Platform helps manage wind variability- by providing short-term predictable power while communicating seamlessly with neighboring...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

NextEra Energy Resources Selects GE's New 1.7-100 Brilliant Wind Turbine for Michigan Wind Farm

• First Order for GE’s New 1.7-100 Wind Turbine • New Turbine Has a 6 Percent Increase in Power • Expands Range, Performance of GE’s 1.5-Megawatt and 1.6-Megawatt Wind Turbines CHICAGO- – Today GE (NYSE: GE) introduced the 1.7-100 brilliant wind turbine, the world’s most efficient wind turbine in its class. GE will supply 59 of its new turbines, which will have a hub height of 80...

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Adhesives & Sealants

GE Oil & Gas Wins Two 'Spotlight on New Technology' Awards at OTC 2013

• New Blowout Preventer Technologies Offer Industry-First Capabilities • Innovative Shearing Blades, BOP Monitoring Technologies Offer New Solutions for Complex Drilling Programs • GE One of Two Companies to Win Two Awards at the Show HOUSTON — GE Oil & Gas (NYSE: GE) has received Spotlight on New Technology awards from the 2013 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) for two new products...

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Controls & Controllers

Ship Propulsion System uses variable frequency technology.

With VF-AFE Variable Frequency Active Front-End power and propulsion system, ship owners using conventional power system components can lower engine speed when feasible, cutting fuel consumption and emissions. System uses MV 3000 low-voltage drive which has been modified to make it more compact. Since VF-AFE is Visor-enabled, GE engineers can monitor it remotely for maintenance purposes and to...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

GE and E.ON Sign Service Agreement for 819 Wind Turbines in Four States

• Five-Year Operations and Maintenance Agreement to Cover Turbines at Eight Wind Farms • Contract of 819 Turbines Is GE's Largest Contract to Date CHICAGO — GE (NYSE: GE) today announced it will provide operations and maintenance services for 819 wind turbines at eight wind farms in Illinois, Indiana, Pennsylvania and Texas for E.ON Climate and Renewables North America. Today's announcement...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

GE's WindBOOST Brings Increased Energy Production to 2,000th Wind Turbine

• GE Enables Additional 341,000 MWh for Customers across U.S. through System Upgrade • WindBOOST Upgrades Increase Average Annual Energy Production by up to 4 Percent • WindBOOST Footprint includes 15 States across the Country CHICAGO- – GE (NYSE: GE) today announced the 2,000th installation of WindBOOST, a wind turbine controls system upgrade for GE's 1.5 and 2.5 megawatt series that...

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