Tag: International

DNV and FNI release Arctic study at ONS

Stavanger: A new study about crucial risk management issues relating to Arctic operations is released by DNV and the Fridtjof Nansen Institute (FNI).  This concludes that, in order to safely develop Arctic resources, there is a need for improved technology, oil spill preparedness and close cooperation between the authorities, industry and society. DNV’s CEO, Dr Henrik O. Madsen, presented the study entitled ‘Energy and the environment – Arctic resource development, risks and responsible management’ at the Offshore Northern Seas (ONS) Conference in Stavanger on 29th August.

Cristal acquires

Cristal Global’s wholly owned subsidiary, Cristal US, Inc. announced on 17 October 2008 that it has completed the acquisition of International Titanium Powder, LLC (ITP), a private Illinois-based limited liability company specializing in the production of high-purity titanium and titanium alloy powders.

Pride appoints new CEO

Pride International Inc., headquartered in Houston, Texas, US, has declared that Randall D Stilley has been appointed to the position of Chief Executive Officer of Pride's mat-supported jackup rig business and will join the company immediately.

Timken wins award from Mexico

Camiones y Motores International, the Mexican subsidiary of International, recently presented Timken de Mexico with its 2001 Best Supplier Award during their national meeting held in Huatulco, Mexico.