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Siemens Supplies Five Compressor Trains For Fermaca Pipeline

Siemens has delivered five SGT-400 gas turbine-driven compressor trains to Fermaca Enterprises (Fermaca) for two pipeline stations in Mexico. The compressor trains were packaged at Siemens' Telge Road facility in Houston, Texas....

GCS Becomes Basler Distributor

Governor Control Systems has become a distributor for Basler, which designs and manufacturers automatic voltage regulators; generator set and engine controls; protective relay systems; excitation systems; and custom transformers. Its distribution...

EPA Amends Part Of Compressor Station Emissions Regulations

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has amended two provisions of the fugitive emissions compliance regulations for compressor stations. The amendments address two of the “fugitive emissions” requirements in the 2016 New...

McDermott To Engineer Compression Platform For BPTT

McDermott International has received an engineering and procurement services contract from BP Trinidad & Tobago (BPTT) for the Cassia C Compression platform. The platform sits above the Columbus basin 40 miles...
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Hoerbiger Acquires Aftermarket Rights From CCC

Hoerbiger has signed an agreement with Continental Controls Corp. (CCC) to take control of its aftermarket offerings. Those offerings, which will now be available through Altronic’s distribution partners, consist of natural gas...
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Texas A&M Turbomachinery Lab Names New Director

Dr. Eric Petersen has been named as director of the Turbomachinery Laboratory, a center of the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) and part of The Texas A&M University System. Petersen has...
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Turbine Technology Services Celebrates 35th Anniversary

Turbine Technology Services (TTS) was founded in March of 1983. Its first project involved taking over the operations of a 7EA power plant in Saudi Arabia for two-and-a-half years. That was...
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Revak Keene Turbomachinery Officially Announced

Back in December 2017, Revak Keene Turbomachinery (RKT) began operations in La Porte, Texas. This marked the return of a well-known name in turbomachinery services. In 2008, Lynn Revak sold the Revak...

Bearings Plus and Cook Compression Receive ISO 9001:2015 Certification

Bearings Plus and Cook Compression's shared 150,000 sq.ft. (14,000 m2) Dover Pearland Operations' (DPO) quality management system has received ISO 9001:2015 certification. The quality management system certification recognizes the combined efforts and...

BHGE And Hoerbiger Enter Cooperative Agreement In Compression And Aftermarket

Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE) and Hoerbiger Kompressortechnik Holding GmbH (Hoerbiger) entered into a comprehensive cooperation agreement for new equipment and the aftermarket business, effective February 1. The partnership focuses on...