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David J. Rintoul is new GrafTech CEO

GrafTech International Ltd. announced that David J. Rintoul will join the Company as President & CEO), effective March 1, 2018, replacing Jeffrey C. Dutton. Mr. Dutton will continue to serve as a director...
08 February 2018
BSP furnace blown in

BSP furnace blown in

Achieving an important milestone towards the completion of Steel Authority of India Ltd.’s (SAIL) modernization and expansion program, which is in the concluding stage, SAIL’s Bhilai Steel Plant (BSP)...
08 February 2018
Stalatube to invest 20 MEUR in 2018-2019

Stalatube to invest 20 MEUR in 2018-2019

Stalatube Oy will invest heavily in growth and internationalization in the next two years. The company’s turnover already grew 20% in 2017. Stalatube is now preparing for further growth in Finland, and...
06 February 2018
Statoil awards subsea contracts

Statoil awards subsea contracts

Statoil has, on behalf of the license partners, awarded EPC contracts for the delivery of subsea production systems and services for the Troll Phase 3 project in the North Sea and the Askeladd project...
06 February 2018
ESS appoints engineering manager

ESS appoints engineering manager

Ecosse Subsea Systems (ESS) signalled its intent to expand in 2018 with the appointment of the company’s first Engineering Manager.Mark Brown was previously employed with PDi where he was operations manager...
06 February 2018
Stainless steel favored for water pipes

Stainless steel favored for water pipes

Most modern buildings’ water supply pipes are hidden so in the event of tube material selection error, the cost of solving the problem can be extremely high. Therefore, the selection of the right material...
05 February 2018

KBR awarded ammonia plant contract

KBR, Inc. (KBR) has been awarded a contract from Indorama Eleme Fertilizer & Chemicals Limited (Indorama) and Toyo Engineering Corporation (Toyo) for the Train 2 ammonia plant at Indorama's Port Harcourt...
05 February 2018
Steel Dynamics Inc. relies on DANfilter

Steel Dynamics Inc. relies on DANfilter

Following the order for a new billet welder and spooler line to be installed at the SDI Structural and Rail Products Div. Columbia City, Indiana facility, the mini-mill group has now ordered a water-treatment...
05 February 2018
Eeva Sipilä is Metso's interim president, CEO

Eeva Sipilä is Metso's interim president, CEO

Metso's Board of Directors have appointed CFO Eeva Sipilä as Metso's interim President and CEO as of February 3, 2018. The current President and CEO Nico Delvaux will leave his duties on February 2. His...
05 February 2018

Honeywell to provide third cryogenic plant

Honeywell has confirmed that its UOP Russell business will provide a third cryogenic gas processing plant to Brazos Midstream. The high-recovery 200 million cubic foot per day (MMcf/d) plant, called Comanche...
02 February 2018