Gas Turbine Takeover

Dutch gas turbine maker OPRA Turbines B.V. has a new owner following the acquisition of its shares by China’s Dalian Energas Group. OPRA Turbines will continue to operate from its new headquarters...
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Siemens Restructuring Power And Gas

Siemens announced it 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...
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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...
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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...
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Optimizing Nitric Acid Production

MAN Diesel & Turbo has introduced an optimized train concept for the fertilizer industry, the "Namax," utilizing an AG-MAX1 axial compressor. The company said this concept raises production efficiency of nitric...
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Enerflex Set For Overhaul, Maintenance In Australia

Enerflex has received a multiple-year maintenance and overhaul service contract with an Australian natural gas producer. The contract, which began earlier this year, consists of overhaul and maintenance work on more...
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CPI Partners With Spartan Controls

Compressor Products International (CPI) has formed a partnership with Spartan Controls, a Western Canada-based provider of instrumentation, engine controls and emissions products. The distribution agreement allows Spartan Controls to sell CPI-manufactured...
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GE Brings Youth Back To Old Engines

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