Scales

Avery Weigh-Tronix to Showcase New Weighing Solutions at 2013 IPPE

Fairmont, MN-January 8, 2013 - Avery Weigh-Tronix announces it will be featuring its latest weighing solutions for the food industry at the 2013 International Production and Processing Expo in Atlanta from January 29-31. IPPE is the world's largest tradeshow for the poultry, feed and meat industry. This year, Avery Weigh-Tronix will be introducing its new rugged, IP69K, legal-for-trade ZQ375...

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Pipe Heads

World Wide Metric Introduces Winteb Air Pipe Heads (Ventheads)

World Wide Metric has recently added air pipe heads to their wide variety of products. They have partnered with Winteb who is the world's largest producer of seawater resistant aluminum air pipe heads. Winteb air pipe heads are a sea water resistant aluminum air vent that protects against corrosion and requires no maintenance. These types of air pipe heads have a space and weight saving design...

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Linear Motor Positioning Stage features 12 in. stroke.
Positioners

Linear Motor Positioning Stage features 12 in. stroke.

Driven by 3-phase brushless linear motor and guided by pair of precision recirculating linear ball bearings, SR series generates 100 lb of continuous force and 300 lb of peak force. Open type positioning stage includes 1 micron resolution linear encoder and ironless core coil assembly that has no magnetic attractive force to stationary magnet assembly, maximizing life of bearing system. Low...

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Valves

Aker Solutions Signs Alvheim Contract

Aker Solutions has signed a contract with Marathon Oil Norge for the delivery of subsea trees to the Alvheim field on the Norwegian continental shelf. Contract value is undisclosed. The contract includes the delivery of four subsea trees and associated equipment. The contract is part of the frame agreement, covering the North Sea and Europe, between Marathon Oil Norge, a wholly owned subsidiary...

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Oil and Gas Field Equipment

Aker Solutions to Deliver Seventh Drilling Equipment Package to Jurong in Brazil

Aker Solutions has won a contract to supply a complete drilling equipment package for a deepwater drillship Jurong Shipyard is building for the Brazilian market. The contract value is undisclosed. On 25 August 2012 Aker Solutions announced a contract to supply six drilling equipment packages to Jurong Shipyard. The contract included an option for an additional drilling package, which the customer...

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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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