Post Archive by Day: June 26, 2018

GENCI launches series of ‘Grand Challenges’ to test capacity of its 9-petaflop Atos supercomputer

Paris, June 26, 2018 Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, and GENCI (Grand Equipement National de Calcul Intensif), announce the forthcoming operational launch of the new Joliot-Curie supercomputer, installed at the TGCC (Très Grand Centre de Calcul du CEA) in Bruyères-Le-Châtel (Essonne, France). This BullSequana X1000 system built by Atos will enter the TOP500 ranking of the world’s largest

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Total and Pavilion Energy Take a Further Step in Developing Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) As a Marine Fuel in Singapore

Paris / Singapore, June 26th, 2018 – Total and Pavilion Energy, through their subsidiaries Total Marine Fuels Global Solutions and Pavilion Gas, have signed Heads of Agreement (HoA) to jointly develop a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) bunker supply chain in the port of Singapore. The agreement covers the shared long-term time charter of a new generation LNG bunker vessel (LNGBV)

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IBM is helping Wimbledon “Prepare for Greatness” in 2018

AI pervasive throughout the organisation driving fan engagement & business efficiency LONDON, June 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — IBM (NYSE: IBM) and The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC), today unveiled new AI technologies for The Championships 2018, marking the next phase in the AELTC’s journey, cementing digital as the gateway to their brand with unique data insights and AI solutions to drive

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NOC rejects legal authority of LNA to determine control of Gulf of Sirte ports

26 June 2018 The Libyan National Army has no legal authority to determine control of oil exports from Libya, and any attempt to do so would transgress United Nations Security Council (UNSC) resolutions and domestic Libyan law and penal code, National Oil Corporation said today. “There is only one legitimate NOC, recognised by the international community and OPEC,” said Eng.

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Stress Engineering Services Receives ISTA Testing Laboratory Certification

MASON, OHIO (June 25, 2018) – Stress Engineering Services, Inc. (SES) is now a Certified Testing Laboratorymember of the International Safe Transit Association (ISTA®). ISTA is the leading industry developer of testing protocols and design standards that define how packages should perform to ensure protection of their contents during the ever changing risks of the global distribution environment. Clint Haynes,

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Atos Positioned as a Leader in both the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing and Hybrid Infrastructure Managed Services for Europe and for North America

Paris, June 26, 2018 Atos, a global leader in digital transformation today announces that it has been positioned as a Leader by Gartner in both its Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing and Hybrid Infrastructure Managed Services for Europe[1] and for North America[2]. This is the 7th consecutive year that Atos has been named a Leader in the Europe-focused report,

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‘Where will your digital transformation journey take you?’ TARGET@EAGE2018

26 June 2018 A Review by Halvard Green, Solutions Manager The TARGET team attended the 80th EAGE Tradeshow & Conference in Copenhagen last week to talk about our unique approach to enabling business growth in the downturn through partnerships using digital transformation (DX) technology, and to promote some of the work we have done with our partners. As usual, Europe’s

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Telit Expands APAC Market Leadership with Thailand Regulatory Approval of the NE866B1-E1 NB-IoT Module

Telit Expands APAC Market Leadership with Thailand Regulatory Approval of the NE866B1-E1 NB-IoT Module With regulatory approval in China, Singapore and now Thailand, the NE866B1-E1 gives APAC IoT providers a single-platform foundation for region-wide services The NE866B1-E1 enables a smooth upgrade path to NB-IoT for connected health, smart cities and other IoT applications initially developed for 2G, 3G or LTE

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Aramco and ADNOC to partner on US$44bn Indian refinery

26 June, 2018 Saudi Arabia’s Aramco and Abu Dhabi’s ADNOC have signed an agreement to jointly develop the US$44bn (£33bn) Ratnagiri refinery, 215 miles south of Mumbai, on India’s west coast. The two state-owned giants will work together to build, own and operate the 1.2m barrels per day refining and petrochemicals complex in collaboration with a consortium of Indian national

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Industry investment gears to gas as nearly half of senior oil and gas professionals actively prepare for the energy transition

44% of industry leaders are actively getting ready for the shift to a lower-carbon energy mix Oslo, Norway, 26 June 2018: Nearly two-thirds (64%) of oil and gas sector leaders expect to increase or sustain spending on gas projects in 2018, as the sector prepares for gas to overtake oil as the world’s primary energy source in the mid-2030s. Published:

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Commvault Partners With IBM to Deliver Commvault Data Management and Protection to IBM Business Resiliency Services Customers

– IBM customers can now simplify data management, protection, backup, recovery, migration and indexing of their data, whether it is located on-premises or in the cloudthrough the Commvault Data Platform– — Partnership addresses the growing need to manage, protect and migrate cloud data, index and find data for eDiscovery and compliance purposes and implement other digital transformation initiatives that lower

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GE To Spin Off Baker Hughes

26 June 2018 Topics: Asset/portfolio management GE announced today that it is spinning off Baker Hughes (BHGE) in its strategic plan for growth and shareholder value creation. It plans to focus on aviation, power, and renewable energy. GE CEO John Flannery said these areas share technologies, digital and additive strategies, and business models. The separation from Baker Hughes will take

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Eni: gas transport interconnection between Italy and Croatia under evaluation with INA

The two companies signed today a bilateral cooperation agreement.  San Donato Milanese (MI), 26 June 2018 – Eni and INA signed today a bilateral cooperation agreement (Memorandum of Understanding) to jointly evaluate the opportunity to realize a gas interconnector between Italy and Croatia. The initiative aims to leverage existing infrastructure, used until now for offshore gas production activities in the

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KBR Awarded Contract for DuPont Safety & Construction Project

HOUSTON – (June 26, 2018) – KBR, Inc. (NYSE: KBR) announced today it has been awarded a contract to expand capacity for the manufacture of Tyvek® nonwoven materials by DuPont Safety & Construction at its facility in Contern, Luxembourg. Under the terms of the reimbursable contract, KBR will provide project management, engineering, procurement and construction management services for a third

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API Names Ben Marter As Director Of Communications

WASHINGTON, June 26, 2018 – API today announced Ben Marter as its new director of communications. Marter comes to API from Capitol Hill where he most recently served as communications director for U.S. Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin, D-Ill. “API is lucky to welcome Ben as its new director of communications,” said API Vice President of Communications Megan Bloomgren. “Ben

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Another Year Of RFS Volumes Is A Reminder Of The Need For Reform

Washington, June 26, 2018 – Today the American Petroleum Institute commended EPA for fair and equitable treatment of the reallocation question on small refinery waivers in the proposed 2019 biofuel obligations under the Renewable Fuel Standard, but said the RFS remains flawed and needs to be reformed. “EPA made the right call in not reallocating the waived small refiner exemption

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AFGlobal Enters License Agreement with EPSI

by: AFGlobal Company enters license agreement, offers clients unique, clean, efficient method for VOC removal     HOUSTON, TX, June 26, 2018 — AFGlobal announced today that it has entered into an exclusive license agreement with Environment & Power Systems International, LLC (EPSI) for the provision of its proprietary VOCGEN technology. This collaboration forms the basis of the AiremTM environmental

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