Oil & Gas

Survey finds two-thirds of process industry companies are anticipating fully-autonomous operation by 2030

Yokogawa Electric Corporation revealed results of a global end-user survey on the outlook for industrial autonomy, which shows that 64% of respondents from companies in process industries are anticipating fully autonomous operations by 2030. The survey provides an in-depth view of future trends in…

🕘 5 days ago

Government and industry jointly dedicate £300 million to boost UK manufacturing productivity

£300m of joint government and industry funding is allocated to businesses to boost the UK’s manufacturing capabilities, it is announced today (11 September 2020) by the Business Secretary, Alok Sharma, at London Tech Week. These funds will go to those with creative ideas including using…

🕘 11/09/2020

Nexans wins major power cable contract for the regeneration of Serbia’s largest power plant

Nexans has signed a €2.1 million contract with Coptech to deliver 206 km of fire retardant power cables for the new flue gas desulfurization unit at Serbia’s 1,560 megawatt (MW) Nikola Tesla A coal-fired power plant. The project is part of the Serbian government’s pledge to invest…

🕘 09/07/2020

ABB teams up with Yinson on offshore oil and gas project in Brazil

ABB has signed an agreement with energy solutions provider Yinson for electrical, control and telecommunication equipment and services onboard the FPSO Anna Nery bound for the Marlim 2 oil field in Campos Basin, Brazil. Yinson secured the contract to convert the 2002 Crude Oil Tanker leading…

🕘 06/07/2020

‘Industrial IoT Company of the Year’ winner is second-time lucky

Emerson, a global automation technology and software company, has been named the ‘Industrial IoT Company of the Year’ by IoT Breakthrough for the second year in a row. The honour recognises Emerson’s innovation and leadership in driving Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)…

🕘 15/01/2019

Eldor UK and Tierney Strachan Consulting announce a partnership to support North Sea operators

Eldor UK Ltd (EUKL) and Tierney Strachan Consulting Ltd (TSCL) have announced a partnership agreement to work together supporting North Sea operators. EUKL and TSCL are co-located in East Tullos industrial estate in Aberdeen and will be working on projects where the opportunity allows them to draw…

🕘 20/04/2017

Bürkert launches Virtual Water Treatment Works to showcase industry products and solutions

Bürkert, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of control and measurement systems for liquids and gases, has announced the launch of its new Virtual Water Treatment Works (VWTW). Designed to allow easy online access to the latest Bürkert water industry products, the virtual site…

🕘 30/06/2016

Vision570 used to control the City of Tucson's natural gas engine well pumps

Unitronics distributor, MSI Tec, was put to the task of designing a panel to control natural gas engines at the City of Tucson’s (population >500,000) well pumps. The control panels would need to be installed at 43 sites around the city. The cost per engine and shaft can be greater than…

🕘 23/03/2015

Honeywell technology, engineering and project management selected for third Vietnamese offshore platform

Honeywell Process Solutions (HPS) has announced it has been selected to handle critical project management and engineering for a third oil and natural gas platform that will tap energy reserves off the coast of Vietnam. Hoang Long Joint Operating (HLJOC) will operate the TGT-H5 wellhead platform…

🕘 10/03/2015

Siemens and DAI launch technology hub

Siemens UK & Ireland has launched a brand new technology hub, a demonstration facility with partner Digital Applications International (DAI) designed to offer oil and gas businesses easy access to a wide range of innovative technologies to help bolster process control and safety management. The…

🕘 23/02/2015