A Christmas Tree Gauge for All Seasons
Gages

A Christmas Tree Gauge for All Seasons

The Ashcroft® Type 1020S pressure gauge is specifically designed for monitoring pressures on Christmas tree" control assemblies located on top of oil and gas wellheads. This rugged 4 Â-½" diameter gauge is constructed with stainless steel exterior and wetted parts to resist the potentially damaging effects of petroleum pressure media. Equipped with the proven Ashcroft® rotary...

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Signal Products fully conform to SIL 1 and 2 requirements.
Signals

Signal Products fully conform to SIL 1 and 2 requirements.

Safety Integrity Level (SIL) audible and visual signaling devices utilize self-monitoring circuitry and fault-indicating contact closures to alert of failure or initiate shut down/lock out of machinery until corrective action can be achieved. With full statistical data supporting conformity to SIL 1 and SIL 2 requirements, products provide safety engineers with solutions for fulfilling their...

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Hose

Weir Minerals Linatex Launches a Powerhouse of Hose Options

Preformed hose bend, wear indicator system, enhanced cut end hose system Gallatin, TN - November 21, 2011 - Weir Minerals Linatex, a business unit within The Weir Group PLC, announces the release of two new products and one new product enhancement. These product launches provide Weir Minerals Linatex with a new competitive advantage not enjoyed by other hose manufacturers. The introduction of...

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Rolls-Royce Enhances Role in Brazil Oil and Gas Industry with New Petrobras Contracts Valued at up to $651m
Turbines

Rolls-Royce Enhances Role in Brazil Oil and Gas Industry with New Petrobras Contracts Valued at up to $651m

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has been awarded new contracts with a potential value of $651 million by Petrobras, a world leader in deep- and ultra-deep water oil and gas exploration and production, to support its production activities offshore Brazil. Rolls-Royce will supply Petrobras with thirty-two (32) RB211 gas turbine power generation packages,...

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Automation Systems

Subsea Production System Contract Awarded to Aker Solutions

Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract by Statoil for the engineering, procurement and construction of a subsea production system for the Vilje South project on the Norwegian continental shelf. The contract value is approximately NOK 225 million. Scope of work includes a subsea tree, satellite production flowbase and protection structure, subsea production control system, wellhead system,...

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Motors

Mpact® Downhole Motors Surpasses Haynesville Shale Lateral Drilling Performance Record by Nearly 24%

Conroe, Texas - Mpact® Downhole Motors set a new Haynesville Shale Drilling record on August 28, 2011 using an Mpact® Downhole Motor Model 475 5683. The field performance record was for the fastest lateral run ever recorded. The previous lateral drilling performance record was 85 feet per hour while the Mpact Downhole Motor achieved over 105 feet per hour, surpassing the previous...

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Plants

MHI Receives Order for Initial Planning of CO2 Recovery Facility for Technology Qualification Program of Norway's Gassnova

Tokyo - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd (MHI) has received an order from Gassnova SF, a Norwegian state enterprise handling carbon capture and storage (CCS), to undertake initial planning of the world's largest-class carbon dioxide (CO2) capture facility. The planning task is part of Gassnova and Statoil's Technology Qualification Program (TQP) targeting installation of an approximately 3,400...

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Positioners

Custom Positioning Systems for Medical Technology

BURLINGTON, MA - Steinmeyer, Inc. offers custom motion systems for the life sciences market. Typical applications include cell inspection, resonance scanners, computer tomography and precision dispensing systems. These high precision systems are specifically designed to fit customer requirements for accuracy, repeatability, environment, load capacity and space constraints. By offering cost...

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ABB Wins $270 Million Order from Statoil for World's Largest Offshore Gas Platform
Motor Controllers and Drives

ABB Wins $270 Million Order from Statoil for World's Largest Offshore Gas Platform

Compressor drive systems, power-from-shore and automation to improve production while avoiding greenhouse gas emissions from the Troll A platform in the North Sea Zurich, Switzerland, - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth an estimated $270 million from the international energy company Statoil to supply an electric drive system for two new pre-compression...

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FEI Announces Successful Completion of QEMSCAN WellSite Field Tests
Testers

FEI Announces Successful Completion of QEMSCAN WellSite Field Tests

Information collected on a drilling rig off-shore Qatar provides Maersk Oil geologists with support for on-site drilling decisions and advanced analysis of LWD and wireline data Hillsboro, Ore. - FEI Company's (NASDAQ: FEIC) Natural Resources Business Unit announced today the successful completion of QEMSCAN® WellSite(TM) field tests with Maersk Oil, in cooperation with Qatar Petroleum. The...

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