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The SMS group is a group of globally operating companies in plant and machinery construction for steel and non-ferrous metals processing. We cover everything from pig iron production to metallurgical plant, rolling mills to strip processing lines, tube mills and forging plants to thermal technology – complete with electrics and

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The ongoing Corrib gas project in Mayo, Ireland, has been advanced by the employment of Newport-based large diameter plastic pipe manufacturers, Asset International. The landmark project, anticipated to be operational this summer, is estimated to harvest 5940 billion cubic feet of natural gas. The Shell owned Corrib gas field is

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Bentec, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of drilling rigs and oilfield equipment, has won three major multi-million dollar contracts, as well as confirming its further expansion into the substantial offshore market. The highlights of the wins include the first complete drilling rig to be built by Bentec for Caspian

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Renewable NRG Systems (RNRG), a designer and manufacturer of decision support tools for the global renewable energy industry, has launched a new data logger that is specifically engineered to improve the performance of wind and solar measurement campaigns. Building on RNRG’s well-known Symphonie series of user-friendly loggers, the SymphoniePRO logger

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Haven Power, the specialist electricity supplier to UK businesses and part of Drax Group plc, has signed a deal with Thames Water to supply their electricity requirements in a deal worth more than £500m over five years. There is an option for two further five-year renewals that could increase the

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Subsea cable and connector specialist Hydro Group, alongside its French regional partner Wenex Equipments, last year formed a Franco-Scottish consortium, which has led to the group successfully securing a £2.5million contract. The project involves manufacturing and installation of the array cabling infrastructure on the SEM-REV marine renewable energy project 16

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Schlumberger is now using Exception EMS’, fast turnaround PCA ‘On-Demand’ service to improve costs, and efficiencies with rapid prototyping. As an oilfield services company, Schlumberger employs more than 100,000 people and provides oil companies with every aspect of drilling assistance from preliminary data collection to crews, construction, maintenance, and data

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Applus+, a global testing, inspection and certification company – through its division Applus+ RTD, the global leader in the provision of integrity technology services, has been awarded a trio of contracts worth AUS$22.5million for work on the Ichthys LNG Project’s onshore LNG facilities. Herman Quakkelsteijn, Applus+ RTD manager major construction

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Planning consultancy Turley, acting on behalf of Scout Moor Wind Farm Expansion Limited, has submitted an application for planning permission for the erection of 16 wind turbines and associated infrastructure on land adjacent to the existing Scout Moor Wind Farm in Lancashire. The additional turbines will, together with those existing,

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Prysmian Group has successfully commissioned the High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) offshore grid connection project SylWin1 off the North Sea coast of Germany in a contract with the Dutch-German transmission system operator TenneT. SylWin1 now links the offshore wind parks DanTysk and Butendiek, followed by Sandbank, located about 160 km

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