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01/10/2019 - Offshore deaeration vessels benefit from Barnshaws’ plate rolling expertise
Metal bending experts Barnshaws’ Hamilton Branch has delivered 11 rolled steel cylinders to form two deaerator vessels destined for the Johan Sverdrup oilfield in the North Sea. Barnshaws has built a formidable reputation in supplying metal fabrications for challenging projects, with the business’ Hamilton Branch now utilising these skills in support of the highly demanding offshore oil and gas industry.
Honeywell has announced that Diamond Green Diesel will expand its annual production capacity of renewable diesel using Honeywell UOP’s Ecofining™ process technology to meet growing demand for renewable fuels in North America and Europe. With the planned $1.1 billion expansion, the Norco, La.-based facility will become one of the world’s largest renewable diesel plants.
30/09/2019 - Dolphin Energy Limited Migrates to Experion R400 Using On Process Migration
Dolphin Energy Limited began gas production in July 2007. This unique strategic energy initiative involves production and processing of natural gas from Qatar’s offshore North Field, and transportation of the processed gas by subsea pipeline to the United Arab Emirates and Oman. The overall investment in wells, sealines, processing plant, export pipeline and receiving facilities has made this one of the largest energy-related ventures ever undertaken in the Middle East.
30/09/2019 - WELTEC Plant Processes Leftovers into Green Energy
Recently, biogas plant builder WELTEC BIOPOWER completed a biomethane plant for ALTHO, a French manufacturer of potato chips in St. Gérand, Brittany. The plant was planned and set up by the German manufacturer in collaboration with its French partner WELTEC France. Some 200 standard m³/h of biomethane are generated from production waste and sludge from the company's own wastewater treatment plant. This corresponds to the gas consumption of a town with a population of 5,000.
24/09/2019 - Efficient Upgrade of Upper Zakum Pumps Using Local Service Centre
The Upper Zakum oilfield is located north-west of Abu Dhabi islands and is the second largest offshore oilfield in the world. As one of the Upper Zakum joint venture partners, Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) is 60% owner. The field is operated by ZADCO (now ADNOC Offshore), the dedicated offshore arm of the ADNOC Group. When ZADCO looked to improve reliability and increase pumping capacity of the units on an unmanned, remote station in the Upper Zakum field, it turned to the local support and expertise provided by SPX® FLOW’s Abu Dhabi Service Centre.
24/09/2019 - Sacramento Valley Walnut Growers invest to meet uppermost quality and safety standards
The same technology and know-how, that has transformed the almond industry, is now enabling Bühler to win customers and loyal advocates among the Golden State’s foremost walnut processors, with Sacramento Valley Walnut Growers (SVWG) being a prime example.
Ford Dagenham has invested in seven UR10 Universal Robots from RARUK Automation to automate the previously manual task of applying fasteners to engine blocks. The fasteners are now applied automatically to engines that arrive on the production line every 30 seconds, across a 24-hour, three-shift operation.
16/09/2019 - New stoplog installation video released by ECS Engineering Services helps clients manage river control assets
ECS Engineering Services has released an informative video on how to safely install stoplogs into a watercourse, a key method for isolating water control equipment for installation and refurbishment work. The video is of particular relevance to those working on penstocks, radial weirs and sluice gates.
11/09/2019 - Specialised maintenance tools revolutionise wind turbine brake maintenance
Some large wind turbines feature a yaw brake. Heavy and difficult to maintain in the field, lifting and positioning brakes is a sizable challenge in confined spaces, but maintenance is critical to minimising operational downtime. Once working high up on a turbine or offshore, there is no going back; so industry service providers are now introducing innovative service tools to carry out yaw brake maintenance, with benefits to both service teams and turbine operators.
11/09/2019 - AstraZeneca saves time and space with Bürkert process controls
Creating a pharmaceutical manufacturing suite is a complex task that is governed by a host of standards and specifications. For the AstraZeneca manufacturing plant in North Ryde, Sydney, Australia, the decision to change its primary supplier of process control valves to Bürkert, reduced installation and commissioning costs while also improving process data availability.
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