Tag: engineering

Fives signs a contract with Husteel

Fives has signed a contract with Husteel to design and supply a complete solution to manufacture oil country tubular goods for its new plant in the USA.

Inspectioneering Helps to Navigate Uncharted Waters

Inspectioneering, LLC, a niche media company serving Inspection, Maintenance, and Engineering professionals in the energy and process industries, has announced the launch of Inspectioneering Talent Solutions, a specialized recruiting and staffing firm offering workforce solutions to help companies find and secure the top Mechanical Integrity and Reliability talent needed to successfully operate their business.

Machining tough alloys

A direct-drive spindle motor and linear guideways on a milling centre enable high speed metalcutting, but that configuration does not lend itself to efficient machining of highly alloyed nickels like Inconel or Duplex and Super Duplex stainless steels. A UK-based company recently searched for a better solution.

Meeting the requirements in a corrosive chemical environment

The Society of Piping Engineers and Designers (SPED) is an international organization promoting excellence and quality in piping design and engineering through networking, training, and certification programs. Its headquarters is located in Houston, Texas with chapters in Houston, Calgary, Perth, Louisville, Ontario and a worldwide community of individual members.

Rare radial steam turbine rejuvenated, Precision reverse engineering resolves vibration issues

Overhauling a steam turbine as part of a planned maintenance schedule is a regular task for many large-scale industrial enterprises that depend on these units to generate electrical power. However, for one pulp manufacturing plant in Eastern Canada, the refurbishment of its 25 MW Stal Laval radial steam turbine required expert engineering to resolve the vibration issue – the first time this repair has been completed in North America.

ABB to supply electrical systems for Samsung

ABB has won a USD 58 million order with Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI). They will supply complete power and propulsion systems for six new LNG (liquefied natural gas) transport vessels to be built by Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI).

Casanova heads engineering

SENER’s new head of engineering and construction area is Guido Casanova, a naval engineer graduate from the University of Sao Paolo and previous business manager for the Brazilian divisions of Pirelli Cabos S.A. and Pirelli Cables in Mexico.

Fort Saskatchewan extraction plant project

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc has announced that it has received a contract from Aux Sable Canada LP and NOVA Chemicals.

Winner Outstanding Service Award

One of the UK’s leading engineering, safety and risk consultancies, announced that Dr Martin Wall has been given an Outstanding Service Award by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining.

Go-Ahead for Pogo Gold Mine Project

AMEC plc has been awarded a contract to proceed with engineering, procurement and construction management services for the USD 280 million Pogo Gold Mine Project in Alaska.