Post Archive by Day: February 12, 2018

Simmons Edeco Names Gavin Sherwood Base Manager – Denmark

ESBJERG, Denmark – 12 February 2018 – SIMMONS EDECO, a leading supplier of wellhead and valve maintenance, asset integrity solutions and onshore drilling services to the global oil and gas industry, announced that it has appointed Gavin Sherwood to the position of Base Manager – Denmark.  In new his role, Sherwood oversees all aspects of operations, marketing and financial management

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2018 IEEE PES T&D Conference and Exposition

Posted February 12 2018 NM Group are delighted to be attending the 2018 IEEE PES T&D Conference and Exposition in Denver, April 16-19. It attracts leading companies and individuals from around the world to take part as both exhibitors and attendees. We will be co-exhibiting alongside Trimble Energy and we’re looking forward to engaging talks, browsing new technologies, hands-on demonstrations and

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NOV Engineer Receives One of Two 2018 “Young Engineer of the Year” Awards from SPE

Every year, SPE’s regional sections celebrate the outstanding achievements of their engineers in advancing the oil and gas industry through technical work, leadership, mentorship, and community service. We are excited to announce that our own Nii Nunoo, an asset manager with ReedHycalog, has been honored with one of two prestigious “Young Engineer of the Year” awards for 2018. Nii works

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Michael Baker International Names Vice Admiral Frank C. Pandolfe, Ph.D., to its Board of Directors

VADM PANDOLFE TO PROVIDE STRATEGIC INSIGHT FROM 37 YEARS OF MILITARY SERVICE Location: Pittsburgh Date: February 12, 2018 Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning, and consulting services, has named Vice Admiral Frank C. Pandolfe, Ph.D., U.S. Navy (retired), to its Board of Directors. Vice Admiral (VADM) Pandolfe most recently served as Assistant to the Chairman of the

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LR Launches New Scheme for UK Water Market Service Companies

12 Feb 2018 Known as the Water Industry Registration Scheme – Accredited Entity (WIRSAE), the scheme has seven scopes for providers performing temporary disconnections/reconnections, permanent disconnection and metering activities for the non-domestic water market in England and Wales. Once accredited, WIRSAE providers can carry out Retailers’ water supply disconnections and meter installation and replacements instead of relying on the Wholesaler.The

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Honeywell To Provide Natural Gas Liquids Fractionation Plant For MarkWest’s Hopedale Plant

DES PLAINES, Ill., Feb. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Honeywell (NYSE: HON)today announced that its UOP Russell business will provide a fractionation plant capable of producing 60,000 barrels per day of natural gas liquids (NGLs) to MarkWest Energy Partners. The company, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of MPLX LP (NYSE: MPLX), will install the plant at its Hopedalefacility located in

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Honeywell, The Code Corporation Reach Settlement On Patent Infringement Claims

FORT MILL, S.C., Feb. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced that it has reached a settlement with Code Corp., a company that manufactures bar code readers, to settle Honeywell’s claims that Code infringed certain Honeywell patents related to bar code scanning technology. Under terms of the settlement, Code has agreed to make a significant lump sum payment to

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Honeywell Introduces AR/VR Simulator To Train The Industrial Workforce And Help Close Skills Gap

HOUSTON, Feb. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced a cloud-based simulation tool that uses a combination of augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) to train plant personnel on critical industrial work activities. With as much as 50 percent of industrial plant personnel due to retire within the next five years, the Honeywell Connected Plant Skills Insight Immersive

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Comparison of the Leading Technologies to Measure Greenhouse Gases from Soil

A new study report compares six different technologies for measurements of greenhouse gases (GHGs) from the soil. In recent decades, several technologies have been developed to measure GHG concentrations and fluxes. For the first time, 6 devices using different measurement technologies were compared in the test measurements at CzechGlobe, the Global Change Research Institute in Brno, Czech Republic. Get your free copy of

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SOCOTEC’s Enhanced OASIS Water Recycling Unit Delivers Cost Savings to Cooling Towers

SOCOTEC, the UK’s leading provider of testing, inspection and compliance services, has recently launched the upgraded and improved version of their OASIS Water Recycling unit. Having recognised the need to reduce running costs and make cooling tower systems more environmentally efficient, the updated OASIS units can support the reduction of water consumption and costly effluent discharges. Designed originally to recycle

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Durham University International Taught Masters Scholarships

(12 February 2018) Durham University invites applications for a postgraduate scholarship (taught Master’s Degree programmes only), kindly supported by a generous gift from Santander Universities: up to 6 scholarships worth £5,000, for the academic year 2018/19. Applications are welcomed from prospective Durham University students from selected countries (Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Germany, Ghana, Mexico, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Russia, Singapore,

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DNV GL Provides Due Diligence to Institutional Lenders for Investment in 659 MW Walney Offshore Wind Project

Technical advisor’s due diligence enabled lenders to gain an understanding of the technical risk profile of the offshore wind project Published: 12 February 2018 Author: Mona Ghobadi Keywords: Energy, Wind energy, Energy Contact: Prajeev Rasiah Regional Manager, Energy-North West Europe, Middle East & Africa LONDON, United Kingdom – 12 February 2018 – DNV GL, the world’s largest independent energy advisory and

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CNOOC Limited to Become a Component of Hang Seng China Enterprises Index

(Hong Kong, February 12, 2018) – CNOOC Limited (the “Company” or “CNOOC”, SEHK: 00883, NYSE: CEO, TSX: CNU) is pleased to announce that the Company will become a component of the Hang Seng China Enterprises Index (“HSCEI”), effective from 5 March 2018. The move comes after Hang Seng Indexes Company Limited recently announced the results of its quarterly review of

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Capgemini named one of the 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies® by the Ethisphere Institute for the 6th consecutive year

Recognition honors those who operate with purpose, and incorporate integrity into their ecosystems  Paris, February 12, 2018 – Capgemini today announced that it has once again been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one of the 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies. Capgemini has been recognized consecutively for

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Major Milestone Achieved For BP-operated Tortue/Ahmeyim Gas Project

Date: 12 February 2018 Inter-Government Cooperation Agreement signed between  governments of Mauritania and Senegal BP today confirmed that a key agreement between the governments of Mauritania and Senegal, which will enable the development of the BP-operated Tortue/Ahmeyim gas project to continue to move towards a final investment decision, has been signed by the two governments. The Inter-Government Cooperation Agreement (ICA)

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API: Energy Infrastructure Critical To Nation’s Consumers, Workers, Environment

202.682.8114 | press@api.org WASHINGTON, February 12, 2018 – API President and CEO Jack Gerard welcomed President Trump’s commitment to promoting our nation’s energy infrastructure as the White House released its infrastructure legislative outline. “Promoting our nation’s energy infrastructure could help bring more affordable energy to American consumers, more jobs to American workers, and a better environment to communities across the

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Colorado Petroleum Council Welcomes Mill Levy Increase to Ensure Necessary Funding For COGCC

202.682.8114 | press@api.org DENVER, February 12, 2018 – The Colorado Petroleum Council (CPC) issued the following statement in support of the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission’s (COGCC) mill levy increase to secure much needed funding for the Commission to ensure adequate staffing and timely review and approval of applications for safe and responsible energy development in Colorado. “Ensuring necessary

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API Welcomes New Proposal to Fix Venting and Flaring Rule

WASHINGTON, February 12, 2018 – API issued the following statement regarding the release of the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) new proposed rule addressing methane emissions related to oil and natural gas production. “We welcome today’s announcement by the BLM as an important step towards our shared goal of reducing emissions,” said API Upstream and Industry Operations Group Director Erik Milito.

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