Post Archive by Day: February 27, 2018

ADNOC Invites Global Financial Players to Invest in Future Growth Opportunities as it Makes Smarter Use of Capital to Unlock and Maximize Value Across its Value Chain

Abu Dhabi, UAE – February 27, 2018: The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) is making smarter use of capital to fund an ambitious growth plans and accelerate delivery on the goals of its 2030 strategy, according to H.E. Dr Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, UAE Minister of State and ADNOC Group CEO. Speaking, today, in Abu Dhabi, at the Global

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Baldor Electric Company is now ABB

Integration is significant step in ABB’s Next Level strategy, rebranding begins March 2018 ABB will integrate the Baldor Electric Company name into its global ABB brand as a part of its Next Level strategy, which includes harmonizing different ABB-owned brands under the global ABB master brand. Beginning March 1, 2018, Baldor Electric Company, a member of the ABB group for

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Aker Solutions Wins Subsea Order for Nova Project

February 27, 2018 Aker Solutions won an order from Wintershall Norge AS to provide the subsea production system, umbilicals and services for the Nova oil and gas field offshore Norway, highlighting the value of early engagement in projects. The system will consist of two templates with manifolds, seven subsea trees including one spare, umbilicals and associated tie-in and controls equipment

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AspenTech to Feature Asset Optimization Expertise at CERAWeek 2018

BEDFORD, Mass. – February 27, 2018 – Aspen Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: AZPN), the asset optimization software company, today announced that it will attend CERAWeek 2018, taking place March 5-9, 2018 in Houston, Texas. Ranked as the top international event in the energy industry, CERAWeek provides insights into the future of energy and a forum for government officials, corporate executives and

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BP licenses its latest generation PTA technology in Turkey

Date: 27 February 2018 BP and SOCAR TURKEY ENERJI A.Ş (SOCAR Turkey) have entered into a licensing agreement for BP’s latest generation purified terephthalic acid (PTA) technology. SOCAR Turkey intends to deploy the technology in its new 900,000 tonnes per annum (tpa) unit at Aliağa, Turkey, expected to come on stream by 2023 once the final investment decision is taken.

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Flotek Reports Increased uplift, ROI IN 200+ well study in wolfcamp a in the Midland Basin

HOUSTON, February 27, 2018 — Flotek Industries, Inc. (NYSE: FTK)—a leading developer of innovative chemistry-based technology delivering prescriptive solutions to clients in the energy, consumer industrials and food & beverage industries—has released the results of a 200+ well study in the Wolfcamp A reservoir of the Midland Basin. As a part of its performance analysis of StimOil® MB – Flotek’s patented

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OGC seeks public comment on GML in JPEG 2000 (GMLJP2) v2.1 Candidate Encoding Standard

Release Date: Tuesday, 27 February 2018 UTC New revision of encoding standard allows geospatial content (GML) to be added to JPEG 2000 images and other gridded coverage data. The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) seeks public comment on the GML in JPEG 2000 (GMLJP2) version 2.1 Candidate Encoding Standard. The GMLJP2 Candidate Encoding Standard defines how the Geography Markup Language (GML)

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Malaysia Airports and OpenText Create Digital Transformation Framework at Kuala Lumpur International Airport

Intelligent Automation and Advanced Analytics Help to Transform the Passenger Experience Waterloo, ON – 2018-2-27 – OpenText™ (NASDAQ: OTEX, TSX: OTEX), a global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), today announced that Malaysia Airports will be working with OpenText to develop intelligent automation, predictive analytics, and expanded digital services for passengers at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA), including its

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Eni and FAO define initiatives to foster access to water in Nigeria

This is the first initiative promoted in the FAO – Eni collaboration. Within this project, FAO will provide support in identifying the areas of intervention for the wells as well as technical expertise and know-how in the targeted areas, whereas Eni will drill the boreholes and provide them with photovoltaic power systems, including training for their use and maintenance for

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Continental Resources Announces Rory R. Sabino As New Vice President For Investor Relations

Mr. Sabino Comes to the New Role from Bank of America Merrill Lynch OKLAHOMA CITY, Feb. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE: CLR) (the “Company”) today announced it has named Rory R. Sabino as Vice President of Investor Relations, effective March 12, 2018. Logo – http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120327/DA76602LOGO Mr. Sabino has more than two decades of institutional equity experience, most

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Sercel Sells a Sentinel HR High-Resolution Streamer System to German AWI Research Institute

Paris, France – February 27, 2018 CGG announced today that Sercel has sold one of its new Sentinel® HR high-resolution solid streamers to the Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI), a German research foundation specializing in polar and marine research in the Arctic and Antarctic. AWI will use the SentinelHR on research projects it is conducting to record critical data about the

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Capgemini’s World FinTech Report 2018 Highlights Symbiotic Collaboration as Key to Future Financial Services Success

Paris, New York, February 27, 2018 – The rise of FinTechs[1] continues to revitalize the financial services customer journey; however, many startups have realized they will struggle to succeed alone. With complementary strengths, FinTechs are increasingly looking to symbiotic collaboration with the traditional financial services firms they once sought to overthrow, according to the World FinTech Report 2018 from Capgemini

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TalkTalk awards five-year transformational outsourcing contract to CGI

Contract designed to mature operational services to boost business efficiency and growth LONDON, Feb. 27, 2018 – CGI (NYSE: GIB) (TSX: GIB.A) has been awarded the One IT Operations Outsourcing contract by UK telecommunications company TalkTalk. The contract will see CGI strengthen and transform TalkTalk’s operational services over the next five years. TalkTalk’s five year One IT Operations contract forms part

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Notice of ABB’s Annual General Meeting on March 29, 2018

27 February 2018 ABB today published the invitation to its Annual General Meeting (AGM), which will be held on Thursday, March 29, 2018. The invitation can be found on ABB’s investor relations website at www.abb.com/agm. To download the invitation document, please click here: AGM invitation ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a pioneering technology leader in electrification products, robotics and motion, industrial

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Baldor Electric Company is now ABB

Integration is significant step in ABB’s Next Level strategy, rebranding begins March 2018 ABB will integrate the Baldor Electric Company name into its global ABB brand as a part of its Next Level strategy, which includes harmonizing different ABB-owned brands under the global ABB master brand. Beginning March 1, 2018, Baldor Electric Company, a member of the ABB group for

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ADNOC Invites Global Financial Players to Invest in Future Growth Opportunities as it Makes Smarter Use of Capital to Unlock and Maximize Value Across its Value Chain

Abu Dhabi, UAE – February 27, 2018: The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) is making smarter use of capital to fund an ambitious growth plans and accelerate delivery on the goals of its 2030 strategy, according to H.E. Dr Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, UAE Minister of State and ADNOC Group CEO. Speaking, today, in Abu Dhabi, at the Global

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Aker Solutions Wins Subsea Order for Nova Project

Aker Solutions won an order from Wintershall Norge AS to provide the subsea production system, umbilicals and services for the Nova oil and gas field offshore Norway, highlighting the value of early engagement in projects. The system will consist of two templates with manifolds, seven subsea trees including one spare, umbilicals and associated tie-in and controls equipment for Nova. The

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Iron Mountain Opens Secure Federal Storage Facility Near Joint Base Andrews

New construction offers 1.5 million cubic feet of records storage SUITLAND, MD  FEBRUARY 26TH, 2018 Iron Mountain Incorporated® (NYSE:IRM), the leading global provider of storage and information management services, today announced the opening of a secure, state-of-the-art federal records center in Suitland, Maryland, located at the Andrews Federal Campus, immediately outside the entrance of Joint Base Andrews. The 125,000-square foot

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Fund for Teachers’ grant recipient and students share a commonality with Apache’s GIS team – mapping solutions

2/27/2018 Red Bank High School teacher Leah Keith Houle is a geologist by trade and was the first teacher to be accepted into the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga’s Tropical Island Ecology and Geology program. She used a Fund for Teachers grant to join the program and spent the summer of 2017 mapping three Caribbean islands to gather data for

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OGC seeks public comment on GML in JPEG 2000 (GMLJP2) v2.1 Candidate Encoding Standard

Contact: info@opengeospatial.org Release Date: Tuesday, 27 February 2018 UTC New revision of encoding standard allows geospatial content (GML) to be added to JPEG 2000 images and other gridded coverage data. The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) seeks public comment on the GML in JPEG 2000 (GMLJP2) version 2.1 Candidate Encoding Standard. The GMLJP2 Candidate Encoding Standard defines how the Geography Markup

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