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thyssenkrupp, Tata Steel executive leadership for JV

Tata Steel and thyssenkrupp AG signed definitive agreements in June 2018 to combine their European steel businesses in a 50/50 Joint Venture. The proposed new company, to be named thyssenkrupp Tata Steel...
07 January 2019
Aurora Labs, WorleyParsons JV for 3D metal printing

Aurora Labs, WorleyParsons JV for 3D metal printing

Aurora Labs recently announced that it has entered into an agreement with giant engineering and mining services group, Worley Parsons, to form a 50/50 incorporated 3D printing and consulting joint venture,...
04 January 2019
Expanite hardening solutions improves coating

Expanite hardening solutions improves coating

Expanite, the Danish pioneer specializing in surface hardening of stainless steel and titanium is widely replacing coatings in a variety of demanding applications.For more than 70 years, coatings, in their...
04 January 2019

Gulfport Energy Corporation appoints new CEO

Gulfport Energy Corporation recently announced that its Board of Directors has appointed David M. Wood, a 40-year oil and gas industry veteran, to serve as President and CEO, effective immediately. Mr....
04 January 2019

Gbetiokun operations update

Eland Oil & Gas PLC an oil & gas production and development company operating in West Africa with an initial focus on Nigeria, announced that through its joint-venture subsidiary, Elcrest Exploration...
03 January 2019
Ascometal celebrates 25 years of CREAS R&D center

Ascometal celebrates 25 years of CREAS R&D center

Ascometal is celebrating 25 years of existence of its CREAS research and development center (Centre de REcherche et de développement AScometal). This SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH Business Unit institute enjoys...
03 January 2019
AMETEK SMP new appointments

AMETEK SMP new appointments

AMETEK Specialty Metal Products (SMP) announced a series of key appointments. The Division includes Reading Alloys, Hamilton Precision Metals, Superior Tube, Fine Tubes, SMP Eighty Four and SMP Wallingford,...
03 January 2019

Boeing continues investment in Additive Manufacturing

Boeing has made several moves this year that demonstrate their keen interest in additive manufacturing. This includes an investment in Digital Alloys, a patent-holder for multiple promising technological...
18 December 2018
Apache achieves first oil at Garten development

Apache achieves first oil at Garten development

Apache Corporation (APA) announced it has initiated production from its Garten development on Block 9/18a Area-W in the United Kingdom sector of the North Sea. The discovery well, which is located 6kms...
18 December 2018
JFE orders threading machine from SMS group

JFE orders threading machine from SMS group

SMS group has received a new order from JFE Steel Corporation, Chita works, Chukyo Industrial Zone, Japan, for a premium threading machine. This will be JFE´s second threading machine from SMS group and...
18 December 2018