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STEP selects C3 Oleflex™ for propylene production

Honeywell (HON) announced recently that Sonatrach Total Entreprise Polymères (STEP) has selected Honeywell UOP’s C3 Oleflex™ technology to produce 565,000 metric tons per year of polymer-grade propylene...
17 September 2019

Caithness orders GE’s HA turbines for Guernsey Station

GE announced recently that Caithness Energy has ordered three of GE’s record-setting 7HA.02 gas turbines for its 1,875-megawatt, combined-cycle, natural gas electric generating facility—the Guernsey Power...
16 September 2019

Asahi/America introduces the welding web app

Asahi/America Inc. offers a new welding parameter web application for its line of piping systems and welding equipment. Engineers, contactors, installers, and project managers can easily access the welding...
13 September 2019

ABB launches a scalable, digital application for metals

ABB has launched a scalable, digital application that gives metals producers a complete overview of their production assets’ health, helping to avoid excess maintenance, prevent unnecessary exposure to...
12 September 2019

DNV GL secures a verification contract from Apache

Apache Corporation has awarded DNV GL a new verification services contract. The contract, which has a primary term of three years, and two one year extension options, involves operations and project v...
11 September 2019

thyssenkrupp expands the use of digital platform “toii”

In 2017, thyssenkrupp Materials Services began to digitally connect its machinery network, using their self-developed IIoT platform toii. Now that the product has successfully proven its value, thyssenkrupp...
10 September 2019

Braskem adopts Honeywell’s wearable technology

Honeywell (HON) recently announced that Braskem Idesa has adopted a hands-free, wearable connected technology solution at its plant in Veracruz, Mexico. Honeywell’s Intelligent Wearables will allow Braskem...
09 September 2019

Ukrainian NPPs equipment modernization program

President of NNEGC “Energoatom” Yuriy Nedashkovsky and General Director of JSC “Turboatom” Viktor Subotin signed Program for modernization of the equipment of 15 Units of Ukrainian NPPs for 5-year period...
06 September 2019

Sulzer introduces wireless condition monitoring

Sulzer takes its expertise in pumping solutions to the next level by introducing the Sulzer Sense wireless IoT condition monitoring system. Sulzer’s long experience in demanding industrial processes ensures...
05 September 2019

Rope access for 30-m-high chemical reactor maintenance

When a major petrochemical producer in Mpumalanga recently had to carry out routine maintenance on a 30-m-high chemical reactor itself contained within a building, it opted for rope access for speedy ingress,...
04 September 2019