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SSAB Europe invests in tube production

SSAB Europe will invest SEK 300M over a two year period to improve efficiency of its tube production. In the same context, the tube business will be centralized to secure long-term competitiveness. The...
12 October 2018
BP & Aker BP form technology alliance

BP & Aker BP form technology alliance

BP recently announced that it has signed a ventures cooperation agreement with Aker BP to explore possible areas of cooperation in the development and deployment of advanced technologies in their busi...
12 October 2018
Energean appoints Chief Operating Officer

Energean appoints Chief Operating Officer

Energean Oil & Gas PLC (Energean) recently announced the appointment of Iman Hill as Chief Operating Officer.Iman is a Petroleum Engineer with over 30 years’ global experience in the oil and gas industry...
12 October 2018
Joelle receives 2018 Duplex World Lifetime Achievement

Joelle receives 2018 Duplex World Lifetime Achievement

At each Duplex World Seminar, a Lifetime Achievement Award is bestowed on an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the global materials industry. Past recipients are Raymond Cordewener,...
11 October 2018
Providence Resources appoints Sr. Independent Director

Providence Resources appoints Sr. Independent Director

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11 October 2018

TOYO awarded biomass-fired power plant project in Japan

Toyo Engineering Corporation (TOYO) has been awarded a contract for a project to construct a 50MW-class biomass power plant. This plant will be built in Takaoka-shi, Toyama Prefecture, Japan for Equis...
11 October 2018
New brandmark for Nippon Steel Group

New brandmark for Nippon Steel Group

Starting April 1, 2019, Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation (NSSMC) will change its corporate name to Nippon Steel Corporation (Nippon Steel) as disclosed on May 16, 2018. The new name represents...
11 October 2018
BP receives OGA approval to develop Vorlich field

BP receives OGA approval to develop Vorlich field

BP recently announced that it has received the approval from the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) to proceed with the Vorlich development in the central North Sea, which will target 30 million barrels of oil...
09 October 2018

Partial transfer of Nihon Teppan shares to NSSB

Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation (NSSMC), Nisshin Steel Co., Ltd. (Nisshin Steel), Nippon Steel & Sumikin Bussan Corporation (NSSB), and Nihon Teppan Corporation (Nihon Teppan) have decided...
09 October 2018
Maersk Drilling, Aker Energy sign new offshore contract

Maersk Drilling, Aker Energy sign new offshore contract

Maersk Drilling has signed a contract with Aker Energy for Maersk Viking, an ultra-deepwater drillship, to drill the Pecan-4A appraisal well offshore Ghana. The contract covers one firm well with an expected...
09 October 2018