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Helge Lund appointed as BP chairman

Helge Lund appointed as BP chairman

BP announced that it has appointed Helge Lund to succeed Carl-Henric Svanberg as chairman of BP. Mr Lund will join the BP Board as chairman designate and a non-executive director on 1 September 2018. He...
04 May 2018
IndianOil sign agreement with Mitsubishi Chemical Corp

IndianOil sign agreement with Mitsubishi Chemical Corp

IndianOil signed an agreement with Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, Japan for sourcing technology & associated services for Acrylic Acid Unit at Dumad, Gujarat.Acrylic Acid will be used in the production...
04 May 2018

Eni announces the start-up of second production unit

Eni announces the start-up of the second production unit (T-1) of the Zohr project, which will increase installed capacity by 400 MMScfd, just 4 months after the field’s start-up. Zohr now has a capacity...
03 May 2018
voestalpine starts construction special steel plant

voestalpine starts construction special steel plant

The groundbreaking ceremony marked the official start of the three-year construction phase for the new voestalpine special steel plant in Kapfenberg, Austria. From 2021 onwards, each year the fully digitalized...
03 May 2018

DeepOcean appoints new CEO

DeepOcean announces the appointment of Øyvind Mikaelsen as CEO.Mr Mikaelsen was most recently Executive Vice President at Subsea7, and has 30 years of experience in the global subsea business holding various...
03 May 2018

Fluor Joint Venture for LNG Canada Project

Fluor Corporation announced its joint venture partnership with JGC and has been selected as the engineering, procurement and construction contractor for LNG Canada’s proposed liquefied natural gas (LNG)...
03 May 2018

Xact Metal’s new 3D printer

Xact Metal™ has launched XM200S, a metal powder-bed fusion 3D printer, which is suitable for printing titanium, and a wide range of stainless steels, and super alloys.The XM200S printer features a large...
01 May 2018
Upgrade of Korshunov mining plant

Upgrade of Korshunov mining plant

Mechel PAO, Russian mining and metals companies, reports leasing 10 BelAZ trucks in the framework of agreements signed with State Transport Leasing Company (STLC) for supply of heavy-duty trucks total...
01 May 2018
Statoil awards Njord Bravo contract

Statoil awards Njord Bravo contract

Statoil is awarding a contract to Aibel on behalf of the Njord license, for upgrading the Njord Bravo floating storage and offloading (FSO) vessel in the Norwegian Sea. The contract value is around NOK...
01 May 2018
IOG appoint new COO

IOG appoint new COO

Independent Oil and Gas plc (IOG) has appointed Mark Hughes to the Board of IOG as COO.Mark has held senior management roles at several international oil and gas companies including Shell, Lasmo and Gaz...
01 May 2018