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MPO appoints David J. Sambrooks as president

Midstates Petroleum Company, Inc. (MPO) has appointed David J. Sambrooks as President, Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Board, effective November 1, 2017. Mr. Sambrooks succeeds the Company’s...
07 November 2017
voestalpine Böhler Welding introduces Diamondspark

voestalpine Böhler Welding introduces Diamondspark

voestalpine Böhler Welding took advantage of the unique podium of Schweißen & Schneiden 2017 to present “Diamondspark” by Böhler Welding, a range of seamless cored wires covering all seamless tubular...
06 November 2017
Wärtsilä to build ESS for Singapore’s EMA

Wärtsilä to build ESS for Singapore’s EMA

The technology group Wärtsilä announced that CW Group has awarded it the provision of a 2.4 MW/2.4MWh energy storage system (ESS) test bed for Singapore’s Energy Market Authority (EMA) and SP Group. CW...
06 November 2017

ISSF releases half year figures

The International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) has released figures for the first half year of 2017 showing that stainless steel melt shop production increased by 5% year–on–year to 23.2 million metric...
06 November 2017
ISO 15552 cylinders in AISI 316L SS

ISO 15552 cylinders in AISI 316L SS

The new cylinders according to DIN ISO 15552 standard in AISI 316L Stainless Steel Series AMX proposed by A.P.I. are available in bores from 32 mm to 200 mm. These cylinders are realized with round tube...
03 November 2017

Cut-to-length line operational

Aperam’s new cut-to-length line is now fully operational at its Isbergues’ site (France).This represents a capital expenditure of EUR 2.5M for the Isbergues’ site. Doubling the cut-to-length capacity and...
03 November 2017

Pöyry's group executive committee expanded

Dorien Terpstra has been appointed executive VP, Head of Strategy and Transformation and member of the Group Executive Committee of Pöyry PLC as of 8 January 2018. She will report to Martin à Porta, President...
02 November 2017
New jobs in oil and gas

New jobs in oil and gas

After a tough four years new research shows that for the first time since 2014, the oil and gas industry expects more new jobs to be created than lost over the next 12 months.Since the price of oil crashed...
02 November 2017
ExxonMobil acquires Statoil’s interest

ExxonMobil acquires Statoil’s interest

ExxonMobil has completed an agreement to purchase half of Statoil’s interest in the BM-S-8 block offshore Brazil, which contains part of the pre-salt Carcara oil field. The Carcara field contains an estimated...
02 November 2017
POSCO CEO new VP of WSA

POSCO CEO new VP of WSA

World Steel Association (WSA) announced POSCO CEO Ohjoon Kwon as their new vice chairman during their annual meeting on October 17. He will serve a 3-year term on World Steel Association’s leadership and...
02 November 2017