Alok K Gupta as Managing Director & CEO of ONGC Videsh

Industry veteran Mr AK Gupta has taken over as Managing Director & CEO of ONGC Videsh. He brings with him over three decades of experience in various capacities in domestic and overseas oil and gas exploration and production operations.

Expro secures major contract for RWI system

Expro Group Australia Pty Ltd has secured a major contract for its innovative subsea riserless well intervention (RWI) solution, supporting Chevron Australia.

NTS Group acquires Amega West Services

NTS Group has acquired Amega West Services from Carpenter Technology Corporation. With headquarters in Houston, Amega West has production and service plants in the United States, Canada, and Singapore.

Essar appoints Stein Ivar Bye as CEO

The Board of Essar Oil UK Ltd announced the appointment of Stein Ivar Bye as Chief Executive Officer. Stein Ivar Bye will be based at the company’s Stanlow Manufacturing Complex in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire.

Altair launches Altair Material Data Center

Altair announced the launch of the Altair Material Data Center, a modern, comprehensive, and high-fidelity material database for simulation.

China to contribute 28% of petrochemical capacity

The global petrochemical capacity is poised to see considerable growth by 2030, potentially increasing from 2,129.0 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) in 2019 to 3,029.1 mtpa in 2030, registering a total growth of 42%.

Sandvik to divest its Exploration business

Sandvik has signed an agreement to divest its Exploration business to Drillman. Drillman provides equipment and technical support to the Geotechnical, Mineral Exploration, Horizontal, Directional and Upstream Gas Drilling sectors, among others.

NISCO modernized the medium bar with KOCKS RSB® 5.0

The Chinese company Nanjing Iron & Steel Co Ltd. (NISCO) has successful modernized its 800.000t/a medium bar mill incorporating a Reducing & Sizing Block (RSB®) 500++/4 in 5.0 design by Friedrich KOCKS GmbH & Co KG.

Michael C. Raabe joins LIBERTY as Chief Safety Officer

LIBERTY Steel US has appointed Michael C. Raabe, CSP, as Chief Safety Officer as it implements an organization-wide safety-first program.

Synalloy announces the changes in the management

Synalloy Corporation announced that Craig Bram will retire as President and Chief Executive Officer and as a member of Synalloy’s Board of Directors, effective as of the filing of the Company Q3 Form 10-Q, currently expected to be on November 9, 2020.