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James Hutton, CECO VP Of Sales, Dies At 96

James R. Hutton, a mechanical engineer with Compressor Engineering Corp. (CECO) died in Houston on April 8 at the age of 96. Hutton was a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical...

Ampo Poyam Valves Opens New Manufacturing Plant

Ampo Poyam Valves has completed construction of a new valve manufacturing plant in Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu, India). The 15,000 sq.ft. (1400 m2) plant is 100% owned by Ampo. It has valve assembly, testing, painting...
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EIA: 2016-17 Spot Prices 52% Higher Than Last Season

The U.S. natural gas spot prices at Henry Hub averaged US$3.01 per MMBtu during the 2016-17 season, which was 52% higher than prices during the same period in 2015-16, according to...
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Back From The Brink Of Bankruptcy

This article was originally published in the March issue of COMPRESSORtech2. Subscribe for free to receive every issue in your mailbox or your inbox. In 2014, Compressor Engineering Corp. (CECO) was celebrating...
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GEA Supplying Packages For Oil And Gas Projects

GEA has obtained orders for oil and gas projects in the United States, Oman and Pakistan, all of which will be completed in 2018. GEA will supply processing units for shale gas...
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EIA: 13 GW Of Nat Gas Power Generation Coming In 2017

This year, 13 GW of natural gas-fired generating capacity is set to come online in the United States, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). More than 90% of these...
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Extraction In Troubled Waters

This article was originally published in the March issue of COMPRESSORtech2. Subscribe for free to receive every issue in your mailbox or your inbox. Most big infrastructure and industrial projects must overcome...
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U.S. Energy Production Falls In 2016

According to a recent EIA report, total energy production for 2016 fell 4% from 2015. This marks the first year-to-year drop in energy production since the 2008-2009 drop. Despite the decline...

Call For Papers: 2017 Gasification and Syngas Technologies Council

The Gasification and Syngas Technologies Council has issued a call for presentations for its 2017 Syngas Technologies Conference, which will be held Oct. 15-18 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Abstracts are due...
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Sulzer and ABB Announce UK Service Partnership

Sulzer is now the UK maintenance and repair services provider for ABB medium- and high-voltage motors and generators. ABB customers will now have direct access to Sulzer’s service centers in Birmingham and...