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@GSRMS: Undertrained Operators Lead To Costly Repairs, Downtime

It’s not uncommon for plant operators in the oil and gas industry to be undertrained, a fact that can cost companies thousands of dollars in repairs and overhauls. Julien LeBleu, instructor and...

GSRMS Weighs Training Options

The Gulf South Rotating Machinery Symposium (GSRMS) finds itself at a crossroad, with its members debating the best way for industry professionals to access maintenance-based training courses going forward. In its...

Baker Hughes To Supply Barents Sea Project

GE company Baker Hughes (BHGE) was awarded a contract to provide turbomachinery equipment for the topside structure for the floating production, storage and offloading vessel (FPSO) to be located at the...

VDMA Sees Slight Improvement

The Compressors, Compressed Air and Vacuum Technology association of VDMA, the German engineering association, forecast slight improvement in the economic activity for the year, following mild growth in 2017. The forecast...

Pennsylvania Natural Gas Output Hit Record In 2017

Pennsylvania’s marketed natural gas production averaged a record 15 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) in 2017, 3% higher than the 2016 level, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). This...

McBride Joins Foley Equipment

Terry McBride has been named Petroleum Product Support sales manager for Foley Equipment. Foley Industries and its subsidiaries Foley Equipment, Foley Power Solutions, Foley Rental and SITECH Central, is the Caterpillar...
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Pipeline Cybersecurity Topic Of House Bill

The U.S. House Subcommittee on Energy advanced several bills to the full committee supporters say will help strengthen core energy security missions and promote domestic energy infrastructure. One of particular interest to the...

@GPA Midstream: Changes Loom for U.S. Energy Policies

An analyst told U.S. gas processors on Tuesday that the Trump Administration has launched some significant energy policy changes, most of which are far from settled. Uday Turaga, founder and CEO of...

@GPA Midstream: LNG Exports Could Relieve Canadian Gas Pinch

Canada needs LNG exports to offset its shrinking market in the U.S., the president of Gas Processing Association Canada said on Tuesday. Greg Bury, of Keywest Projects Ltd., Calgary, spoke at the...

GPA Midstream Association Announces Safety Winners

The GPA Midstream Association and affiliated midstream suppliers association, the GPSA, presented several companies with safety awards at the 2018 GPA Midstream Convention in Austin, Texas. "Our reputation, our credibility and our...