Motors

Mpact

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 record by...

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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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Offshore Equipment

Aker Solutions to Supply Pusnes Offshore Loading Systems to 10 Shuttle Tankers

Aker Solutions has been awarded contracts for the supply of Pusnes offshore loading systems for ten shuttle tankers that will operate in Brazil and Norway. The total contract value for Aker Solutions is approximately NOK 150 million. Several major South Korean shipyards have awarded Aker Solutions contracts for the supply of Pusnes bow loading system for 10 suezmax shuttle tankers. Eight of the...

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Spindle Connection enables delivery of max spindle power.
Tooling

Spindle Connection enables delivery of max spindle power.

Spindle connection, KM4X(TM), delivers combination of clamping force and controlled interference levels that lends to robust connection, stiffness, and restrained bending moment. In turn, this helps machining centers increase speeds and feeds in difficult titanium machining applications. Ability to retrofit to existing machine tool offers advantage of increasing throughput without investment in...

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Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Honeywell Rolls Out Advanced Wing Union Sensor for Oil & Gas Exploration

New models with higher accuracy, wider aperture design, and oil field tough features help optimize drilling operations in increasingly demanding environments MINNEAPOLIS - Honeywell (NYSE:HON) one of the world's leading suppliers of test and measurement sensor solutions, has expanded its popular Wing Union sensor portfolio with two new models designed to meet the changing demands of global...

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Introducing the Future of PO Pipe Extrusion in Vietnam
Tanks

Introducing the Future of PO Pipe Extrusion in Vietnam

At an Open House from 4-5 August 2011 at its Haiphong facilities Vietnamese pipe producer Tien Phong Plastic Joint Stock Company showcased its new, innovative KryoSys pipe line for large diameter PO pipe extrusion from battenfeld-cincinnati (Vienna / Bad Oeynhausen). The programme and demonstration sparked great interest in South East Asia and Oceania and resulted in the participation of more...

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Well Site Analysis System optimizes mudlogging services.
Rigs

Well Site Analysis System optimizes mudlogging services.

Featuring portable design for remote locations, such as on- and off-shore drilling rigs in oil and gas industry, QEMSCAN® WellSite(TM) can separate and classify rock types represented in a cuttings sample with greater accuracy, analytical sensitivity, and textural resolution than manual methods. System permits detailed analysis of cuttings properties, such as clay type, matrix density, and grain...

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