Industry News

Pipeline Association Blasts Plans To Aid Coal, Nuclear Plants

The Interstate Natural Gas Association of America issued a strongly worded statement pushing back against Trump Administration plans to help the struggling coal-fired and nuclear power plants. The association “is deeply troubled...

U.S. Natural Gas Exports Up 8% In First Quarter

U.S. exports of natural gas, including exports via pipeline and as liquefied natural gas (LNG), were up 8% in the first quarter of 2018 compared to the same period last year,...

Quebec Tightens Fracking, Drilling Rules

The government of Quebec, Canada, announced plans to ban shale fracking “to ensure the safety of people and the protection of the environment.” The announcement is part of the process of drafting...

Miba Group Closes Acquisition Of John Crane Industrial Bearings

Miba Group, a global supplier of engine bearings, said that the four industrial bearings plants acquired from the John Crane Group will become part of Miba Bearing Group. The four sites...

Compressor Package Key To Energy Storage System

MAN Diesel & Turbo Schweiz AG has signed a cooperation agreement with ABB Switzerland for the development, production and commercialization of a three-way energy-storage system. The new Electro-Thermal Energy Storage system (ETES)...

EGC Critical Components Under Michelin Ownership

Michelin has acquired Fenner, PLC, a company that owns EGC Critical Components. The acquisition, which was announced in March, puts EGC Critical Components under Michelin’s umbrella. EGC Critical Components will be operated...
GEPower Engine

Jenbacher In Wärtsilä’s Future?

A Wärtsilä official reiterated the company’s interest in buying GE’s distributed power operations, which includes Jenbacher gas engines. “Jenbacher is a leading company in smaller gas engines and gas compressors, and they...

Egypt Poised To Become Net Natural Gas Exporter Again

The latest report on Egypt from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) notes that although the country became a net importer of natural gas in 2015, substantial natural gas discoveries may...
Elliott Group's new hire

Dorsch Joins Elliott Group’s Senior Management Team

Elliott Group has a new face amongst its senior management team – Nicholas Dorsch, who will serve as vice president of Industrial Products. Dorsch will lead the company’s industrial steam turbine...

EIA: U.S. Retains Top Nat Gas, Petroleum Production Crown

The United States stayed on top in 2017 in terms of its production of petroleum and natural gas hydrocarbons, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). Since 2009, the United States...