Umbilicals

Oceaneering Announces Kizomba Satellites Umbilical Contract

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...

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Super Turning Center Tackles Big Parts, Heavy Duty Turning Perfect for the Oil and Gas Industry
Lathes

Super Turning Center Tackles Big Parts, Heavy Duty Turning Perfect for the Oil and Gas Industry

Â-· Big lathe tackles large parts and heavy duty cutting · Great workhorse for oil-field, energy, and construction equipment industries · 35 HP spindle and 4-speed gearbox deliver high torque at low RPM · One-piece, 45° slant bed design provides the rigidity for heavy turning and unparalleled ergonomics · Torque tube design delivers high rigidity and...

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Turbines

GE to Supply Equipment and Services for Refinery Upgrade in Turkey

Â-· 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 Long-Time Relationship between GE and Técnicas Reunidas IZMIT, TURKEY -GE (NYSE: GE)...

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Motors

New Scale Rotary Piezoelectric Motors Shine in NASA JPLs' Second-Generation "Cobra" Fiber Positioner for Astronomy

With small size and high resolution, custom SQUIGGLE motors enable JPL to create a large, densely packed optical fiber positioning array in the spectrograph for the Subaru telescope on Mauna Kea, Hawaii NEW VIDEO shows the motion of the two-stage Cobra fiber positioner, consisting of two custom rotary piezo SQUIGGLE motors in a theta-phi configuration. Precision motion allows the open-loop system...

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Electric Wire, Cable and Cable Assemblies

Aker Solutions Awarded Global Frame Agreement with Shell

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...

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Surveying Equipment

Altus Signs Apex-Nav as Dealer in France, Belgium, and Northwest Africa

Torrance, Calif. - Altus Positioning Systems has named Apex-Nav as a dealer for its GNSS surveying products in France, Belgium, and Northwest Africa. Apex-Nav, based in Orvault in the Loire-Atlantique Region of France, will sell and service Altus products, including the new APS-3L and APS-U, which were just introduced by Altus to the world surveying market at INTERGEO 2012. The APS-3L is the...

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Six-Axis Parallel Kinematic Positioning System supports 450 kg.
Positioners

Six-Axis Parallel Kinematic Positioning System supports 450 kg.

Able to accommodate centered load of 450 kg or load of 200 kg in any orientation, 550 mm dia x 395 mm highÂ- HXP1000 Hexapod suits motion positioning tasks that require up to 6 degrees of motion and flexible coordinate systems or pivot points. Quality of actuators and backlash-free cardan joints enhance repeatability and positioning performance, while 2 software-settable pivot points promote...

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

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

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...

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Precision Rotation Stage serves high-torque applications.
Positioners

Precision Rotation Stage serves high-torque applications.

Developed to accelerate loads having higher rotational inertia, RGV100HL employs direct-drive technologyÂ- and is compatible with XPS-DRV02 driver. Precision glass scale encoder ensures 0.0003° repeatability and 0.0001° min incremental motion, while brushless DC torque motor with rare earth magnets optimizes available torque to deliver rapid point-to-point motions. Integrating...

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Fittings

Conical Port Fittings facilitate secure fluid system sealing.

Tapered 10-32 Cone-Tip Click-N-Seal™ Ultra and 6-40 PEEK™ thread fittings include reliable mechanismsÂ- for fluid handling. Rated for pressures to 2,000 psi with PEEK construction, 10-32 Cone-Tip Click-N-Seal Ultra fitting is tightened by hand; cap clicks when appropriate torque is achieved. Able to handle pressures to 500 psi, 6-40 PEEK fitting houses PEEK ferrule insert...

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Sentry Equipment Introduces New Compact Hygienic Automatic Sampler
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Sentry Equipment Introduces New Compact Hygienic Automatic Sampler

As a leader in industrial sampling equipment at Sentry Equipment, our success is built on a history of innovation and designs that epitomize value and efficiency. The new Hygienic Automatic Sampler is another example of our dedication to developing quality engineered products. To learn how this product can streamline the sampling process for dry, free-flowing materials, see our new video.

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