leading ship power system integrator, has signed a ship design contract with Pipavav Shipyard of India

Wärtsilä wins major ship design contract for 12 vessels to be built in India Wärtsilä Corporation, Trade & Technical press release, 9 November 2009 Wärtsilä, the marine industry’s leading ship power system integrator, has signed a ship design contract with Pipavav Shipyard of India. The contract calls for a total of 12 Offshore Supply Vessels […]

GE Oil And Gas Develops New Gas Turbine Generators

GE Oil & Gas Develops New Gas Turbine Generators GE Oil & Gas, a provider of advanced oil and gas technology equipment and services, announced that it has designed gas turbine generators that can operate in extreme temperatures up to -60ºC for a power plant project at the Vankor oil field (Turukhansky district, Krasnoyarsk region) […]

Rolls-Royce Success in Nigeria

Rolls-Royce said it will deliver a further eight RB211 industrial gas turbines for Nigeria’s offshore oil and gas fields this year as part of contracts worth US$150 million from TOTAL. The units, for a FPSO vessel in the Usan field and a fixed offshore platform in the Ofon field, bring the total number of RB211s […]

Flowserve opens joint Middle East testing facility

Flowserve Corporation and the Al-Rushaid Group have opened a pump manufacturing, repair and testing facility in the Middle East. Located in Saudi Arabia, the joint testing facility between Flowserve and Al-Rushaid is designed to support customers in the oil and gas, petrochemical, power, water, desalination, chemical and other industries. It is reported to be the […]

Successful 2008 for Sulzer

Sulzer says that it experienced increases in order intake, sales, operating income and cash flow in 2008 but expects a slowdown in 2009. In 2008, sales increased by an adjusted 13.2% to CHF 3.7 billion, and they continued to trail order intake, resulting in an order backlog of 2.1 billion (+6.2% compared to 2007). For […]