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Ancon Group appoints Managing Director

Ancon Group appoints Managing Director

Ancon is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter McDermott as Group Managing Director, following the retirement of Stuart Maxwell.Peter, who has been with Ancon for 30 years and Group Operations Director...
11 January 2019

NAFTA acquires gas storage facilities in Bavaria

DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG sold three underground natural gas storage facilities operating in southern Bavaria to Slovak NAFTA a.s., a company of the EPH Group.NAFTA will continue DEA’s successful activities...
10 January 2019

Olympic Steel acquires McCullough Industries

Olympic Steel Inc. a national metals service center, recently announced that it has acquired the assets of McCullough Industries, Inc. The all-cash purchase closed on Jan. 2, 2019 and is immediately accretive....
10 January 2019
thyssenkrupp India appoints Vivek Bhatia as MD & CEO

thyssenkrupp India appoints Vivek Bhatia as MD & CEO

thyssenkrupp announced the appointment of Vivek Bhatia as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of thyssenkrupp Industries India.thyssenkrupp Industries India is one of the leading service providers...
10 January 2019

Cobalt chrome alloy welding wire

Cobalt Alloy wire is an alloy made of metal cobalt. Cobalt alloy is a general name for one or several alloys of cobalt and chromium, tungsten, iron and nickel. Tool steel containing a certain amount of...
08 January 2019
Nghi Son Refinery begins commercial operation

Nghi Son Refinery begins commercial operation

The Nghi Son oil refinery and petrochemical plant in the north central province of Thanh Hoa officially began its commercial operation.“The commercial operation of the project is significant to the national...
08 January 2019

Stainless Steel production increase

The International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) has released figures for the first nine months of 2018, showing that stainless steel melt shop production increased by 10.0% year-on-year to 39.1 million...
08 January 2019
New composite advances lignin as renewable 3D printing

New composite advances lignin as renewable 3D printing

Scientists at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have created a recipe for a renewable 3D printing feedstock that could spur a profitable new use for an intractable bio-refinery ...
07 January 2019
Lukoil produces 20MT oil from Caspian Sea

Lukoil produces 20MT oil from Caspian Sea

LUKOIL's cumulative production of oil in the Russian part of the Caspian Sea has exceeded 20 million tonnes, Vladimir Filanovsky field accounting for the most significant gain in production. The cumulative...
07 January 2019
NOVATEK starts oil production at Yaro-Yakhinskoye field

NOVATEK starts oil production at Yaro-Yakhinskoye field

PAO NOVATEK recently announced the launch of commercial production of crude oil at the Yaro-Yakhinskoye field developed by Arcticgas, a joint venture between NOVATEK and Gazprom Neft. The field’s crude...
07 January 2019