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CAP ACERO awards follow-up orders

In October, Primetals Technologies received the order from Compania Siderurgica Huachipato S.A. (CAP ACERO) to replace LD (BOF) converter #1 in its Talcahuano, Chile works. This repeat order follows the...
12 December 2018

Valmet to automate Dalkia biomass PP

Valmet has been selected to supply automation services to seven Dalkia power plants in France for the next five years. The agreements cover the biomass power plants in Facture, Rennes, Tours, Angers, Limoges,...
11 December 2018

TCS launches TCS IP2

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has announced the launch of its power plant solution, TCS IP2, to help power generating utilities digitally transform their operations and gain a competitive edge in the...
10 December 2018

Managing Aging Plants USA 2018: A huge success

Houston, TX—The second Managing Aging Plants USA Conference & Exhibition, powered by Stainless Steel World Americas, was held this past November 13th and 14th, 2018 at the Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria...
10 December 2018

Rolls-Royce to deliver new B36:45V20 gas engines

Rolls-Royce has signed a contract with C-Energy to extend their power plant installed capacity with further 23 MWe. The delivery includes two gas-fired gensets based on the new 20 cylinder Rolls-Royce...
07 December 2018

ROSATOM pilots annealing technology

ROSATOM has completed the annealing of a large capacity reactor vessel on power unit 1 (VVER-1000) at Balakovo NPP for the first time in the world. This technology, designed by Russian scientists from...
06 December 2018

Pöyry completes EPC assignment

Pöyry recently received the Final Acceptance Certificate from Panay Energy Development Corporation (PEDC) for completing the Engineering, Procurement, and Construction assignment for the fuel handling...
05 December 2018

SNC-Lavalin JV awarded USD 33M contract

SNC-Lavalin and its joint venture partner Eclipse Automation Inc. was awarded the USD 33M production tooling contract to support Bruce Power’s fuel channel and feeder replacement (FCFR) project. The i...
04 December 2018

Ternium Argentina awards SMS group FAC

Ternium Argentina, based in San Nicolas, Argentina, has awarded SMS group the final acceptance certificate for the upgraded BOF gas cleaning plants at its San Nicolas works.As part of a planned increase...
03 December 2018

Rolls-Royce sign a modernisation contract

Rolls-Royce has been awarded a contract by DNMC, the operator of the two reactors of the Daya Bay nuclear power plant in China, to modernise the neutron instrumentation systems. These systems will replace...
30 November 2018