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Architectural metal fabric for ParisLongchamp

Architectural metal fabric for ParisLongchamp

As part of the redesign of ParisLongchamp; the venue for the world’s best-known horse race; French star architect Dominique Perrault opted for metal fabric from GKD – GEBR. KUFFERATH AG. Employed as cladding...
19 March 2019
W2C Rotterdam project welcomes Shell as a partner

W2C Rotterdam project welcomes Shell as a partner

A consortium of world-leading companies comprising Air Liquide, Nouryon (formerly AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals), Enerkem and the Port of Rotterdam has announced that Shell will join as a partner in Europe’s...
18 March 2019
New EconPLUS perforated filter range

New EconPLUS perforated filter range

Axium Process’ has recently introduced the EconPLUS perforated filter to its range of Certified 316L stainless steel filters providing a low-cost, reliable and versatile solution for process pumps and...
18 March 2019

Capstone expanding its California cannabis industry

Capstone Turbine Corporation (CPST), the producer of highly efficient, low-emission, resilient microturbine energy systems, announced that it has received two orders for separate cannabis cultivating operations...
18 March 2019
Sub-Zero Wear Testing Comes to TWI Middlesbrough

Sub-Zero Wear Testing Comes to TWI Middlesbrough

The Tribology and Coatings Engineering group at TWI’s Middlesbrough facility, in collaboration with Bruker Nano Surfaces, have developed world-leading technology for wear testing at sub-zero conditions...
18 March 2019

ExxonMobil to fund polypropylene unit in Baton Rouge

ExxonMobil said that it will fund the construction of a new polypropylene production unit in Baton Rouge that will expand production capacity along the Gulf Coast by up to 450,000 tons per year. The c...
15 March 2019
Gazprom starts building thermal power plant in Serbia

Gazprom starts building thermal power plant in Serbia

An event celebrating the launch of construction of a combined cycle thermal power plant (TPP) took place recently in Pancevo, Republic of Serbia.Taking part in the event were Aleksandar Antic, Minister...
15 March 2019
Welding breakthrough could transform manufacturing

Welding breakthrough could transform manufacturing

Scientists from Heriot-Watt University have welded glass and metal together using an ultrafast laser system, in a breakthrough for the manufacturing industry.Various optical materials such as quartz, ...
15 March 2019

Global molybdenum production remains static

Global production of molybdenum remained almost unchanged in the third quarter of 2018 at 137.8 million pounds compared to 138.2 million pounds in quarter two, figures released by the International Molybdenum...
15 March 2019
New Board of Directors for SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH AG

New Board of Directors for SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH AG

SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH AG, a global leader in special long steel, announced the nominations for election to its Board of Directors. At the Annual General Meeting on April 30, 2019, Jens Alder, Alexey Moskov...
14 March 2019