New heat treatment line starts production

After a successful test phase in February 2018, TMK-ARTROM based in Slatina, Romania, granted SMS group the final acceptance certificate (FAC) for the supplied tube and pipe heat treatment line.

Vallourec, BAPETCO signs a contract

Vallourec has signed a contract with Badr El Din Petroleum Company (BAPETCO), a joint venture between Shell and the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation.

Tenaris opens Aberdeen service centre

Tenaris is enhancing its support to customers’ offshore and onshore operations in the North Sea region through Rig Direct™, with the service centre in Aberdeen.

SCME extend OCTG contract

Sumitomo Corporation Middle East (SCME) has recently declared the extension of their contract to supply OCTG’s (Oil Country Tubular Goods, i.

Sandvik inaugurates fully automated OCTG facility

Sandvik has recently inaugurated a new, state-of-the-art, fully automated ultrasonic testing facility for pipes to the oil and gas industry.

Vallourec inaugurates new facility in Singapore

Vallourec Tube-Alloy, a wholly-owned Vallourec subsidiary specialized in the production and repair of accessories for Oil & Gas wells, has recently opened its new plant in Singapore, to be known as ‘Vallourec Tube -Alloy Asia-Pacific’.

NSSMC, Sumitomo to supply OCTG pipes to BSP

Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation (NSSMC) and Sumitomo Corporation have agreed to proceed with signing a contract with Brunei Shell Petroleum Co (BSP) concerning the supply of oil country tubular goods (OCTG) pipes threaded for connection.

Vallourec wins Kaombo offshore project contract

Vallourec has been awarded a contract to supply premium tubes and connections for the ultra-deep offshore Kaombo project in Angola, operated by TOTAL E&P Angola. As part of this contract, Vallourec will supply 27,000 tons of Oil Country Tubular Goods (OCTG) for wells drilled within 1,400m to 2,000m water depth and reaching up to 5000m drilling depth.

Tenaris opens finishing facility in Ecuador

Tenaris officially inaugurated its new finishing mill in Machachi, Ecuador, on 16 September 2014 in the presence of local authorities, community members and employees.

Sandvik, Tenaris sign strategic alliance agreement

Sandvik and Tenaris have signed a new five-year strategic alliance agreement on the exclusive joint supply of corrosion-resistant alloy OCTG materials and technology to the oil and gas industry. By this agreement, Sandvik and Tenaris look to build on an already long established and successful alliance that goes back over a decade.