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Laser Lines becomes UK reseller for Xact Metal

Laser Lines becomes UK reseller for Xact Metal

Laser Lines, a total solutions provider of 3D printers and laser equipment, recently announced that it has become a UK reseller of Xact Metal’s 3D printing systems, which offer powerful metal 3D printing...
24 June 2019
Desai & Osburg join the Executive Board of thyssenkrupp

Desai & Osburg join the Executive Board of thyssenkrupp

Premal Desai (50) becomes Chairman of the Executive Board of thyssenkrupp Steel Europe AG. Desai has been Chief Financial Officer of thyssenkrupp Steel Europe AG since 2015 and was previously Head of Strategy...
24 June 2019
Asia and NA lead global polyethylene capacity by 2023

Asia and NA lead global polyethylene capacity by 2023

Global polyethylene capacity is poised to see considerable growth over the next five years, potentially increasing from 110.12 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) in 2018 to 157.02 mtpa in 2023, registering...
24 June 2019

Statkraft to build Los Lagos hydropower plant in Chile

Statkraft has decided to start construction of the Los Lagos hydropower plant in Chile. The construction is planned to commence in August and completion is scheduled for H2 of 2022. The power plant will...
21 June 2019
DNV GL awards AIP to KHI for LFPP

DNV GL awards AIP to KHI for LFPP

Classification society DNV GL has awarded Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) an Approval in Principle (AIP) for their LNG floating power plant (LFPP). The LFPP is a decentralized energy generation solution...
21 June 2019
Outokumpu moves forward with digital manufacturing

Outokumpu moves forward with digital manufacturing

Outokumpu is aiming to fully digitalize its biggest factory in Tornio, Finland, transforming it into the most digitalized and most cost-competitive stainless steel operation in the industry by 2020. After...
21 June 2019
AMETEK appoints Peter Brown as Key Equipment Manager

AMETEK appoints Peter Brown as Key Equipment Manager

AMETEK SMP Fine Tubes is pleased to name Peter Brown as its new Key Equipment and Facilities Manager. Brown will work within the company’s thriving Operations division of the manufacturer and international...
21 June 2019
Israel emerge as a gas exporter by mid-2020s

Israel emerge as a gas exporter by mid-2020s

Israel has gone through an energy production revolution owing to discoveries of natural gas resources such as the Tamar and Leviathan fields over the past decade. Against this backdrop, the country’s gas...
20 June 2019

Eni & Synhelion produce methanol using renewable energy

Eni and Synhelion, a spin-off of Zurich Polytechnic University (ETHZ), announced the development of new technology for the production of methanol from carbon dioxide (CO2), water and methane, in a process...
20 June 2019
Schoeller invests in new high-performance sawing center

Schoeller invests in new high-performance sawing center

Schoeller Werk continues the gradual modernization of its machinery: the specialist for longitudinally welded stainless steel tubes has invested in another high-performance sawing center. Among others,...
20 June 2019