Company News

In this section you can find updates from suppliers, manufacturers, fabricators and stockists of stainless steel material. This company news section is updated regularly with the latest company news from within the global stainless steel world community. If you wish to include your news release on our website and email newsletter, please feel free to contact the editor.

Willbros wins EPC contracts

Willbros Group Inc. has won an EPC contract for multiple pipelines in the Lekhwair field area to be installed for Petroleum Development Oman (PDO).

Westinghouse wins China contracts

Westinghouse Electric Company has signed two first-of-a-kind nuclear fuel-related contracts with companies in China.

Gas-fired power plant in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia has awarded a SAR 544 million contract to Siemens for the construction of a gas turbine power plant.

Jacobs receives Suncor contract

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. reports that a subsidiary company has received a contract from Suncor Energy Inc. to provide engineering and procurement services for the clean fuels project that Suncor is initiating at its refinery in Denver, Colorado.

Storage tanks for Qatar gas

CB&I has been awarded a lump-sum turnkey contract valued over USD 50 million to design and construct LPG storage tanks that will be the largest of their kind ever built by CB&I and the largest in the Middle East.

“Chemical Islandâ€? for Veracel

Eka Chemicals, Akzo Nobel’s pulp and paper chemicals business unit, has secured a 15-year supply agreement for the delivery of chemicals to the new Veracel pulp mill at Eunápolis in the state of Bahia, Brazil.

Samsung contract for a Butene-1 plant

Arabian Petrochemical Company (Petrokemya) has awarded a contract to Samsung Engineering for the engineering, procurement and construction of a third Butene-1 plant.

Repsol-YPF boosts output in Ecuador

Repsol-YPF will invest USD 136.8 million in Ecuador as part of a plan to increase its output in the Andean nation to 100,000bpd from 19,000bpd.

Russia’s Nizhnekamsk builds new plant

One of Russia's largest petrochemical companies, OAO Nizhnekamskneftekhim, plans to build a USD 125 million plant by 2006 to produce polypropylene.

Lurgi wins Saudi plant deal

Saudi Arabian firm Alujain Corp has awarded to Germany's Lurgi Oel Gas Chemie a contract to build a chemical plant in the kingdom.