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GE Renewable Energy, a division of General Electric Company GE, recently introduced new software applications suite for its Digital Wind Farm ecosystem, at the American Wind Energy Association’s WINDPOWER 2016 summit. This new software application is compatible with the company’s latest 2 Megawatt (MW) and 3 MW wind turbines. This…

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Technip was awarded a contract by CTCI(1) to provide basic engineering and proprietary equipment for a grassroots ethylene cracking furnace at the Saudi Kayan(2) petrochemical complex in Jubail, Saudi Arabia. The furnace design will be based on Technip’s proprietary USC® furnace technology. Technip was awarded this project for its best…

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Morganton Pressure Vessels, a compressed-air system manufacturer and North American subsidiary of Italy-based Baglioni Group SPA, will establish a new manufacturing facility in Bay Minette, Alabama. The firm plans to hire an expected 70 associates when the plant is at full production. The company will invest an initial $1.5 million…

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Yokogawa Electric Corporation has announced the release of Rotamass Total Insight (TI), a new portfolio of four-wire Coriolis mass flowmeters and transmitters. This new Coriolis mass flowmeter product platform was developed based on a Total Insight concept that seeks to optimise operations and reduce maintenance costs at all phases of…

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Global Nuclear Fuel-Americas and TVEL Fuel Company today announced an agreement to work together toward the licensing, marketing and fabrication of fuel for U.S. customers operating Pressurized Water Reactors (PWRs). Under the agreement, GNF-A and TVEL will form a strategic alliance with the purpose of introducing lead use assemblies (LUAs)…

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GE’s Distributed Power business announced U.K.-based Clarke Energy, GE’s authorized distributor of Jenbacher gas engines in Algeria, has been selected by the Cevital Group to supply two on-site power plants with a combined output of 37.6 megawatts (MW). The power plants will support the expansions of the group’s Brandt household…

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Siemens has received a further order for an offshore wind power plant from Scotland. The company is to supply, install and commission 84 wind turbines, each with a 154-meter rotor diameter designed to generate 7 megawatts (MW) of power, for the "Beatrice" project. Furthermore the scope of supply comprises the…

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General Electric Co. said Monday it made a series of deals with Saudi Arabia worth more than $1.4 billion as part of the kingdom's ambitious plan to wean itself off crude oil. GE said $1 billion worth of projects would be implemented by 2017 with the Saudi Arabian Industrial Investments…

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TRU-Vu Monitors, Inc, a supplier of industrial-grade LCD monitors and touch screens, has released a 21.5” Sunlight Readable LCD monitor which is designed to produce clear, sharp images even in direct sunlight.  The SRMW-21.5R-SS has a brightness of over 1,000 nits. The rugged NEMA 4X waterproof stainless steel enclosure resists rust and…

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Siemens, a global technology leader, aims to develop its business activities in Iran, mainly in the fields of energy (oil and gas), transportation and health, according to a senior Siemens official. Iran has the potential to join the top league of global economic powers given its highly qualified people and…