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Siemens Restructuring Power And Gas

Siemens announced will cut about 6900 jobs, mainly at its power and gas division, as the company tries to cope with a rapidly changing global power market. “The power generation industry is...
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Mitsubishi H-100 Turbine Completes Low NOx Testing

Mitsubishi companies Heavy Industries, Ltd., Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. and Heavy Industries Compressor Corporation (MHI, MHPS and MCO, respectively) have successfully completed low NOx testing of the MHPS H-100 gas turbine. According...

Rare Compression History: The Mesta Automatic Plate Valve

Cornerstones of Compression, written by Norm Shade, takes a historical look at important developments in the history of gas compression and is published in every issue of COMPRESSORtech2. This installment was...

MAN Diesel & Turbo Wins Order For Nine Compressor Trains

State-owned Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) has placed an order with MAN Diesel & Turbo (MAN) for nine compressor trains. The trains will be deployed in "Gas Gathering Center 32," which is...

ADI Analytics Acquires CMR Assets

ADI Analytics LLC (ADI), a management consulting and market research firm, has acquired assets from Chemical Market Resources, Inc. (CMR), a Houston-based company that provides information, market intelligence and strategic analyses...

Atlas Copco Wins Order From Samsung Heavy Industries

Samsung Heavy Industries in Korea has awarded Atlas Copco Gas and Process Division with a major order for the Carrier LNG marked in Asia. The order comprises four centrifugal compressors, four...
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VECO-Drive Offers Electromechanic Speed Control

This article was originally published in the Aug./Sept. 2017 issue of COMPRESSORtech2. We only publish a fraction of our magazine content online, so for more great content, get every issue in...
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MHPS Opens Turbine Repair Facility In Saudi Arabia

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS) has opened a turbine rotor and repair facility in Dammam, Saudi Arabia The new facility will serve as a base for servicing compressors and turbines used...
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Petrobras Renews MAN Service Plan

Brazilian oil major, Petrobras, has renewed its service agreement for 20 gas turbines and compressors with MAN PrimeServ, service provider of MAN Diesel & Turbo. The equipment spans four platforms located in...
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CAT Releases New 3500 Series Engine

Caterpillar Oil & Gas has opened orders for the new G3516 TA gas engine. Built on the G3500 platform, the engine is rated 1380 bhp (1029 bkW) at 1400 rpm. The G3516 TA...