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GE and ENGIE signed a memorandum of understanding to conduct innovative initiatives and jointly review digital solutions, in particular to optimize the performance of the electricity generation assets of ENGIE, one of the largest technology operators developed by GE in the world.   This partnership features collaboration between the world’s…

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PTR Baler and Compactor, a leading industry manufacturer of waste and recycling equipment, unveiled its newest 15,000 square foot facility in Plant City, Florida. According to company officials, “the opening paves the way for meeting the growing demand for PTR's products in the region. Their core values include doing all…

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Alliance Sensors Group announced the addition of a line of LR-19 Series Inductive Linear Position Sensors using LVIT Technology; contactless devices designed for factory automation and a variety of industrial or commercial applications such as motor sport vehicles, automotive testing, solar cell positioners, wind turbine prop pitch and brake position,…

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Honeywell Process Solutions (HPS) announced that more than 130 award-winning Experion® Orion Consoles – the most advanced operator interface in the world – have been sold globally, helping industrial plants operate more safely and efficiently by transforming the control room experience and enhancing operator effectiveness. “Plant owners want to maximize…

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GE Power announced it has been selected to provide an LM2500+ aeroderivative gas turbine and long-term services for a new natural gas cogeneration plant at Mexican paper manufacturer Bio-PAPPEL’s San Juan del Rio paper mill in the state of Querétaro. The new facility will generate electricity and heat for the…

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Okuma’s new LU3000 EX-M turning center is known for excellence in manufacturing precision parts in high production environments and is designed for reliability, longevity and maximized up-time. AT IMTS 2016 this machine will feature the new Machining Navi T-g Intelligent Technology and will be shown cutting a threading suite on…

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Water has been used to generate power for thousands of years, with more recent technology developments yielding advancements such as pumped storage. Today, innovations in hydropower surges into the digital space. In order to meet rising energy demands, other renewable energy sources are adding to the capacity historically generated by…

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Honeywell UOP announced that Turkey’s largest oil refiner is using Honeywell technology to boost diesel fuel production at its facility in Izmit, Turkey. Tüpras, the country’s largest industrial company, is using Honeywell UOP’s Unicracking™  enhanced two-stage processing unit to produce 75,000 barrels per day (BPSD) of middle distillate products, including…

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ABB has been awarded a contract by Western Power Distribution (WPD) to deploy an innovative flexible power link in Devon, southwest England, which will enable an increase in capacity without the need for infrastructure reinforcement. Flexible power links are a key part of WPD’s Network Equilibrium project, which is supported…

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Allied Electronics announced its expansion into South America with the addition of an office in Santiago, Chile. "Allied now has a presence throughout the Americas,” said Mark Simon, Acting President of Allied Electronics. “We welcome Allied Chile to the rest of our operations in Canada, the U.S., and Mexico, and…