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Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) has secured a key architectural design role in the $300 (approximately AUD$400) million second phase of the transformational Blacktown and Mount Druitt Hospitals Expansion Project in Australia. The hospital is being built to accommodate population growth in Sydney’s western suburbs.
Jacobs Secures Architectural Design Role on Blacktown and Mount Druitt Hospitals Expansion Project in Australia
Jacobs - 20 February 2017
McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE:MDR) announced today it has acquired the newly built pipelay and construction vessel Amazon to better position the Company for ultradeepwater and SURF projects.
McDermott Acquires Newly Built Deepwater Pipelay And Construction Vessel Amazon
McDermott - 20 February 2017
E.ON and Statoil have reached another milestone in the construction of the Arkona offshore wind farm project in the Baltic Sea. On Monday (February 20) the topping out ceremony was held for the operating and maintenance building at Mukran Port in Sassnitz on the island of Rügen. Nearly four million euros have been invested in this project.
Topping Out Ceremony For The Arkona Offshore Wind Farm Operations And Service Complex
E.ON - 19 February 2017
As part of its ongoing “Technology Strategy”, Gazprom Neft has established a programme directed at developing technologies to exploit oil reserves located below a gas cap.* Implementation of the projects within this programme will, in the long term, allow some 215 million tonnes of oil reserves to be brought into development.
Gazprom Neft Developing Oil-Production Technologies For Gas Cap Drive Reservoirs
Gazprom Neft - 14 February 2017
An advanced process control (APC) system is currently being implemented at the Gazprom Neft Moscow Refinery, directed at increasing effectiveness and optimising the operation of the plant’s production facilities.
Gazprom Neft Implementing Advanced Process Control Systems At Its Moscow Refinery
Gazprom Neft - 15 February 2017
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC), in a joint venture with Monadelphous Group Limited has received a letter of intent from Oil Search Limited to enter into a new proposed five year contract to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for oil and gas production facilities in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea (PNG).
Jacobs Joint Venture Receives Letter Of Intent From Oil Search For Facilities In Papua New Guinea
Jacobs - 19 February 2017
Global demand for liquefied natural gas (LNG) reached 265 million tonnes (MT) in 2016 – enough to supply power to around 500 million homes a year. This included an increase in net LNG imports of 17 MT.
Shell Launches LNG Outlook
Shell - 19 February 2017
In August 2012, the 30 MWel solar thermal power plant Puerto Errado 2 has started commercial operation. The plant daily supplies the electricity for 15‘000 homes, generated from 100% renewable resources.
Puerto Errado 2 - First Year In Operation
NOVATEC Solar - 18 September 2013
Elecnor has won the USD 117.2 million (equivalent to approximately EUR 110.8 million) contract to build a solar PV plant in Chile. This facility, with a capacity of 115 MWp, will be in the municipality of Til Til, to the north of Santiago, in the Metropolitan Region.
Elecnor Is To Build A USD 117.2 Million Solar PV Plant In Chile
Elecnor - 15 January 2017
Iberdrola has completed the extension to the largest hydroelectric complex in Galicia, following the commissioning of the new San Pedro II power plant, which was inaugurated this morning by the Chairman of Iberdrola, Ignacio Galán, and the President of the Regional Government (Xunta) of Galicia, Alberto Nuñez Feijóo, in the Sil River Basin, in the municipality of Nogueira de Ramuín (Ourense).
Iberdrola Completes Extension To Largest Hydroelectric Complex In Galicia
Iberdrola - 30 January 2017
As one of the world's biggest copper ore operations, the Chilean mining company Compañía Minera Doña Inés de Collahuasi SCM based in Las Condes/Chile commissioned Siemens to modernize the drive system of four of its ore mills. The mine is located in the North of Chile, around 180 kilometers southeast of the port of Iquique.
Siemens Modernizes Drive System For Ore Mills In Chile
Siemens - 13 February 2017
The Puerto Libertad photovoltaic plant in the State of Sonora (México) will see its capacity increased by 50% to 339 MWp (270 MW rated capacity) following the signature of a private purchase agreement between the joint venture that owns the project (participated at 50% by ACCIONA Energia and TUTO Energy) and the company TUTO Energy Trading.
ACCIONA And Tuto Energy Expand The Puerto Libertad Solar Project In Mexico By 50% Being The Biggest In The Country With 339 MWp
ACCIONA - 06 February 2017
The consortium to which ACCIONA belongs through ACCIONA Infrastructure, which includes the Mexican firms Grupo Carso, GIA, Prodemex, La Peninsular and ICA and the Spanish company FCC, has signed the contract to construct the terminal of Mexico City’s new international airport, in a project worth 84.828 billion pesos (around €3.93 billion)
ACCIONA Signs Contract To Construct Terminal For Mexico City’s International Airport
ACCIONA - 09 February 2017
Lamprell (ticker: LAM), a leading provider of diversified engineering and contracting services to the energy industry, announces the completion of construction on a further jackup drilling rig, the “Al Hudairiyat”, and its delivery to Abu Dhabi’s National Drilling Company (“NDC”), within budget and as scheduled.
Eighth Drilling Unit Successfully Delivered To National Drilling Company (NDC)
Lamprell - 16 February 2017
ExxonMobil, working with the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), has achieved a major breakthrough with proprietary software using more than four times the previous number of processors used on complex oil and gas reservoir simulation models to improve exploration and production results.
ExxonMobil Sets Record In High Performance Oil And Gas Reservoir Computing
ExxonMobil - 15 February 2017
First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced that Photosol, a French photovoltaic (PV) solar energy company, has selected its high performance, lower-carbon, thin film modules to power 14 utility-scale solar power plants with a total capacity of 106.5 megawatts (MW)DC.
Photosol Selects First Solar Technology To Power Utility-Scale PV Plants In France
First Solar - 15 February 2017
ExxonMobil announced today the expansion of its Singapore refinery to support the production of the company’s EHC™ Group II base stocks, which will strengthen the global supply of these products and enhance the Singapore facility’s competitiveness. Construction is expected to begin during the second quarter of 2017 with completion anticipated in 2019.
ExxonMobil Singapore Refinery To Expand Group II Base Stock Production
ExxonMobil - 15 February 2017
Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX)(TSX:ABX) (“Barrick” or the “Company”) today reported progress on projects with the potential to contribute up to 1.1 million ounces of gold production at Cortez, Goldrush, Lagunas Norte, and Turquoise Ridge.
Barrick Reports Progress On Projects
Barrick Gold - 15 February 2017
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) has been awarded a five-year contract by Manchester City Council (MCC) in the U.K. to provide property management and professional services. The contract will support MCC’s growth strategy for Manchester, which aims to establish the city as a world-class, vibrant, economic and cultural center.
Manchester City Council Awards Jacobs Property Management Contract
Jacobs - 14 February 2017
CB&I (NYSE: CBI) today announced it has been awarded a contract by Dongguan Grand Resource Science & Technology Co. Ltd. for the license and engineering design of a grassroots propane dehydrogenation unit to be built in Dongguan City, Guangdong Province, China.
CB&I Announces CATOFIN Technology Award For Petrochemical Plant In China
CB&I - 14 February 2017
The combined heat and power plant (CHP) at Mongstad is decided phased out following several years of unprofitable operations. The other operations at the complex will continue as before.
Statoil Is Phasing Out The Combined Heat And Power Plant At Mongstad
Statoil - 14 February 2017
A subsidiary of TechnipFMC (NYSE and Euronext: FTI) has entered into an agreement with INPEX Operations Australia for Riserless Light Well Intervention (RLWI) services in the Ichthys field, approximately 220-kilometers offshore of Western Australia, for the Ichthys LNG Project.
TechnipFMC Receives Well Intervention Work From INPEX In Australia
TechnipFMC - 25 January 2017
Dominion is investing more than $800 million in solar power in Virginia, with much of it being built at little or no cost to most customers. Additional solar projects are now in the planning stages.
Dominion Solar Investment In Virginia Approaches $1 Billion
Dominion - 13 February 2017
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) has been selected by Thames Water Utilities Limited in the United Kingdom to provide engineering and environmental consultancy services for the remainder of its existing Asset Management Program (AMP6) operating until 2020. The framework also has options to extend to the end of AMP8 in 2030.
Thames Water Utilities Awards Contract To Jacobs
Jacobs - 13 February 2017
Skanska has signed a contract with the municipality of Lund to build a new tramway between Lund Central Station and the European Spallation Source (ESS), northeast of downtown. The contract is worth about SEK 710M, which will be included in the Nordic order bookings for the first quarter of 2017.
Skanska Builds Light Rail In Lund, Sweden, For About SEK 710M
Skanska - 14 February 2017
MVM OVIT has awarded Pöyry with the complex engineering services assignment for the Szabolcsbáka substation in Hungary.
Pöyry Awarded Engineering Services Assignments For Transmission & Distribution Projects In Hungary
Pöyry - 14 February 2017
Amec Foster Wheeler announces today it has been awarded a Front End Engineering Design (FEED) contract by Berkeley Energia for its uranium processing plant at its Salamanca Project, in western Spain.
Amec Foster Wheeler Wins FEED Contract For Uranium Project, Spain
Amec Foster Wheeler - 13 February 2017
First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today welcomes the news that Genex Power Limited (ASX: GNX, Genex Power) has achieved financial close for the Kidston Phase One Solar Project in Queensland, Australia. First Solar will supply 63 megawatts (MW)dc of advanced thin-film photovoltaic (PV) modules to the project which will produce approximately 145,000 megawatt-hours of electricity in its first year of operation.
First Solar Selected For 63MW Kidston Solar Project In Australia
First Solar - 13 February 2017
ExxonMobil has awarded to Pason Systems, Inc. the first global license of its patented Drilling Advisory System™, a key component of the company’s Fast Drill™ technology suite. The licensing agreement accelerates the technology’s commercialization by combining Pason’s expertise in drilling data and ExxonMobil’s experience in drilling surveillance and optimization.
ExxonMobil Awards License For Efficient Drilling Technology To Pason Systems
ExxonMobil - 09 February 2017
Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today its joint venture team, KPJV, has been selected by Tengizchevroil LLP (TCO) to execute the front-end engineering and design (FEED) for the Multi-Phase Pump Project in Kazakhstan. Fluor booked its share of the contract value in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Fluor Joint Venture Awarded FEED Contract For Tengizchevroil Multi-Phase Pump Project In Kazakhstan
Fluor - 07 February 2017
Prime Road Group and First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) welcome the completion of four solar farms totaling 18 megawatts (MWDC) of capacity in Thailand. Located across the Ayutthaya and Pathum Thani Provinces, the Prime Road Group Co-Op Project (Project) utilizes more than 158,500 First Solar thin-film photovoltaic (PV) modules to produce approximately 29,600 megawatt-hours (MWh) of clean electricity in the first year of operation.
Prime Road Group And First Solar Complete 18MW Of Solar Farms In Thailand
First Solar - 07 February 2017
An extended 60-day public consultation on recommendations to decommission the Brent oil and gas field in the North Sea has begun today following submission by Shell U.K. Limited (“Shell”), the field’s operator, of a comprehensive decommissioning programme to the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS).
Public Consultation Begins On Brent Oil And Gas Field Decommissioning Programme
Shell - 07 February 2017
Aker Solutions was awarded two framework agreements to provide concept and front-end engineering (FEED) services for BP globally.
Aker Solutions Secures Two Global Engineering Framework Accords From BP
Aker Solutions - 07 February 2017
First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced it has been awarded the module supply contract for the 140 megawatt (MW)DC Sun Metals Solar Farm in North Queensland (QLD), Australia. It will be Australia's largest solar project once constructed, and utilize more than 1,167,000 First Solar advanced thin-film photovoltaic (PV) modules to produce approximately 270,000 megawatt-hours of energy in its first year of operation.
First Solar Awarded 140MW Module Supply Contract For Australia's Largest Solar Project
First Solar - 07 February 2017
CIMIC Group’s global mining services provider, Thiess, has secured a new contract with client Cakrawala Langit Sejahtera (CLS) and a contract extension that continues building on Thiess’ partnership with Bayan Resources Group.
CIMIC's Thiess Delivers Unique & Innovative Mining Solution In Indonesia
CIMIC - 08 February 2017
BHP Billiton today announced that the Board has approved expenditure of US$2.2 billion for its share of the development of the Mad Dog Phase 2 project in the Gulf of Mexico.
BHP Billiton Approves Investment In Mad Dog Phase 2 Project
BHP Billiton - 08 February 2017
Up to 6,000 homes in UK are now receiving electricity from the first producing wind turbine on Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm. When fully operational later in 2017 the offshore wind farm will provide electricity to over 400,000 homes.
First Electricity Delivered From Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm
Statoil - 08 February 2017
ÅF is acquiring Vatten & Miljöbyrån, who provides consultancy services to Sweden's municipal water and sewerage industry. For ÅF the acquisition will mean the establishment of a comprehensive Environment and Water offering.
ÅF Acquires Vatten & Miljöbyrån
AF - 08 February 2017
Skanska has signed a contract with the Norwegian Public Roads Administration for the construction of the road E6 in southern Helgeland, Norway. The contract is worth NOK 2.3 billion, about SEK 2.4 billion, which will be included in the Nordic order bookings for the first quarter of 2017.
Skanska Builds The Road E6 In Southern Helgeland, Norway, For NOK 2.3 Billion, About SEK 2.4 Billion
Skanska - 08 February 2017
Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that Guinea Alumina Corporation S.A. (GAC) has awarded Fluor an engineering and program management consultancy contract for a major bauxite mine in the Boké region of Guinea, Africa. Fluor booked the approximately $700 million contract value into backlog in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Fluor Selected For Bauxite Mining Project In Guinea
Fluor - 05 February 2017
Skanska has signed a contract with AMF Fastigheter to construct a new building for commercial and office premises in central Stockholm, Sweden. The contract is worth about SEK 1.2 billion, which will be included in order bookings for Skanska Sweden for the first quarter of 2017.
Skanska Constructs New Building For Offices And Retail In Stockholm, Sweden, For SEK 1.2 Billion
Skanska - 05 February 2017
Strabag SpA has awarded Pöyry with an engineering services assignment for the Alto Maipo hydropower project located in the Maipo river basin, Chile. The assignment includes review of constructability and preliminary engineering, detail design and preparation of tender documents for hydromechanical and electrical works, O&M Manuals and site supervision during installation and commissioning.
Pöyry Awarded Engineering Services Assignment For Alto Maipo Hydropower Plant, Chile
Pöyry - 05 February 2017
In June 2015, Siemens was awarded its single biggest order ever for the expansion of the Egyptian power supply. Now, only 18 months after the signing of the contract, Siemens has set a new worldwide benchmark for the execution of fast-track power projects.
Siemens Overdelivers On Promise In Egypt Megaproject
Siemens - 31 January 2017
Grupo Clavijo has consolidated its international expansion with the completion of the Solar One Ceylon solar photovoltaic project for the company Windforce. The facility, with 12.56 MW of power, has 624 single-axis trackers from the SP 160 range, which have 315/320 Wp polycrystalline modules manufactured by JA Solar. This solar farm is located in the town of Welikanda and was completed in five months.
Grupo Clavijo Expands In Asia With A 12.56 MW PV Power Plant In Sri Lanka
Grupo Clavijo - 02 February 2017
Keppel Offshore & Marine's (Keppel O&M) wholly-owned subsidiary Keppel Shipyard Ltd (Keppel Shipyard) is on track to deliver a Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel to Yinson Production (West Africa) Pte Ltd (Yinson), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Yinson Holdings Berhad, safely, on time and on budget.
Keppel Shipyard To Deliver First FPSO Of The Year
Keppel Corp. - 02 February 2017
Two years after Valemon came on stream Statoil has made a new gas discovery on the field, called Valemon West. The discovery is estimated to contain between 20 and 50 million barrels of oil equivalent.
Gas Discovery Near North Sea Valemon Field
Statoil - 02 February 2017
Statoil and Athabasca Oil Corporation (TSX: ATH) have completed their previously announced transaction, whereby Statoil has sold its entire oil sands operations in the Canadian province of Alberta to Athabasca.
Statoil Completes The Sale Of Its Oil Sands Business
Statoil - 31 January 2017
Amec Foster Wheeler announces today that its Global Power Group (GPG) has been awarded a contract and received a full notice to proceed from Yuhuang Chemical Inc. (YCI), a US based subsidiary of Shandong Yuhuang Chemical Company Ltd (SYCC), for the supply of an auxiliary boiler for its methanol facility currently under construction in Louisiana.
Amec Foster Wheeler Awarded Auxiliary Boiler Contract For US Methanol Plant
Amec Foster Wheeler - 31 January 2017
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) has been awarded a two-year contract by Transport for London (TfL) to provide integrated impact assessment (IIA) services to support development and finalization of the revised Mayor’s Transport Strategy (MTS) for London, United Kingdom.
Jacobs Providing Strategic Policy Development Support To Transport For London
Jacobs - 31 January 2017
CB&I (NYSE:CBI) today announced it has been awarded a contract by Shaanxi Yanchang Petrochemical Group for the license and engineering design of an alkylation unit in Yan'an City, Shaanxi, China. The alkylation unit will use CB&I's CDAlky® advanced sulfuric acid alkylation technology.
CB&I Announces CDAlky Technology Award In China
CB&I - 31 January 2017
Wood Group has been awarded a five year contract with Hess Exploration & Production Malaysia. The operations and maintenance contract is to support Hess' new-build fixed and floating offshore facilities in the North Malay Basin development area located approximately 150km north east of the Peninsular Malaysia, and includes a one-year extension option.
Wood Group Secures New Contract With Hess In Malaysia
John Wood Group - 30 January 2017
Aker Solutions won a contract from Statoil for the hook-up of the riser platform for the Johan Sverdrup field, Norway's largest offshore development in the past three decades.
Aker Solutions Wins Hook-Up Contract For Johan Sverdrup Oil Field
Aker Solutions - 30 January 2017
Skanska has signed a contract with Kainuu Social and Health Care Joint Authority for the construction of The Kainuu Central Hospital in Kajaani, Finland. The total contract is worth EUR 153 million. Skanska Finland will include its share of the contract, worth EUR 69M, about SEK 670M, in the order bookings for the first quarter of 2017.
Skanska Builds New Hospital In Kainuu, Finland, For EUR 69M
Skanska - 29 January 2017
Gazprom Neft has met annual production targets at its Prirazlomnaya offshore platform (the first and, thus far, the only project on the Russian Arctic Shelf at which commercial hydrocarbon production is currently ongoing), with a total 2,154,000 tonnes of “ARCO” (Arctic Oil) being produced at the Prirazlomnoye field in 2016 — an over 2.5-fold increase on 2015 volumes, which saw 800,000 tonnes of oil despatched to customers in North West Europe.
Gazprom Neft’s Output Of The First Oil Produced On The Russian Arctic Shelf Showed A 2.5-Fold Increase In 2016
Gazprom Neft - 26 January 2017
Siemens received an order from Castle Peak Power Company Limited(CAPCO) for the delivery of a power block for a new combined cycle unit in its Black Point Power Station in Tuen Mun, in the northwest of Hong Kong. This marks the first order for Siemens power plant components from Hong Kong in 20 years.
Siemens Delivers Power Plant Unit For Combined Cycle Facility In Hong Kong
Siemens - 19 January 2017
Siemens has received a major order for 12 compressor trains for two onshore natural gas processing plants in Iran. The company Palayesh Parsian Sepehr will operate the plants. Siemens' customer is the EPC Hampa Engineering Corporation. The order volume is in the high double-digit million euro range. Commercial operation is expected end of 2018.
Siemens To Supply Compressor Trains For Natural Gas Processing Plants In Iran
Siemens - 24 January 2017
Siemens has received an order from the Nanjing Metro Corporation to equip a 52-kilometer line with the Trainguard MT automatic train protection system for the Nanjing-GaoChun LuGao section. Siemens will be using LTE (Long Term Evolution) radio technology for the first time here in order to transfer mass data in real time.
Siemens To Expand China's Nanjing Line
Siemens - 24 January 2017
Siemens, together with its Japanese consortium partner Marubeni Corporation, has received an order for the delivery of a turnkey combined cycle power plant to Thailand. Purchaser is the state-owned utility Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT).
Siemens To Supply Turnkey Combined Cycle Power Plant To Thailand
Siemens - 25 January 2017
ÖBB Infrastruktur AG has awarded Pöyry an assignment for site supervision services for the connection of Innsbruck Railway Station into the Brenner Base Tunnel.
Pöyry Awarded Site Supervision Services Assignment For The Connection Of Innsbruck Railway Station Into The Brenner Base Tunnel
Pöyry - 26 January 2017
McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE:MDR) announced today it was awarded an offshore pipelay contract in the Middle East.
McDermott Awarded Offshore Pipelay Contract In The Middle East
McDermott - 24 January 2017
McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE:MDR) announced today it has been awarded a substantial contract from Saudi Aramco for engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) services in the Safaniya and Zuluf fields offshore Saudi Arabia.
McDermott Awarded Offshore EPCI Contract From Saudi Aramco For Safaniya And Zuluf Fields
McDermott - 24 January 2017
Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that it was awarded a two-year engineering services framework agreement with North Caspian Operating Company (NCOC) for conceptual studies and front-end engineering for its projects in the Caspian region.
Fluor Selected As Engineering Services Provider By NCOC In Kazakhstan
Fluor - 23 January 2017
The AREVA Georges Besse II enrichment plant successfully reached its full production capacity of 7.5 million SWUs1 in 2016, on schedule as planned. The plant has gradually been able to ramp up its activity thanks to the modularity of its production process.
Georges Besse II Plant Reaches Full Capacity
AREVA - 17 January 2017
Synthetic Genomics, Inc. and ExxonMobil (NYSE: XOM) announced today that they have extended their agreement to conduct joint research into advanced algae biofuels after making significant progress in understanding algae genetics, growth characteristics and increasing oil production.
Synthetic Genomics And ExxonMobil Renew Algae Biofuels Research Agreement
ExxonMobil - 17 January 2017
Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that NuScale Power (NuScale), in which Fluor is the majority investor, completed and formally submitted its design certification application to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) for NuScale’s small modular nuclear reactor commercial power plant design.
Fluor’s NuScale Power Submits Small Modular Nuclear Reactor Design Certification To U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Fluor - 12 January 2017
KBR announced today it has been awarded a contract for maintenance, planning and industrial services by International Paper (IP), a global producer of renewable packaging and paper products. The contract will be performed over the next four years.
KBR To Continue Delivering Industrial Maintenance Services For International Paper
KBR - 11 January 2017
Costain has launched a revolutionary new tool designed to reduce the environmental impact of the construction and infrastructure sectors on the planet. The Carbon Infrastructure Transformation Tool (CITT) is the first programme of its type and automatically detects carbon emission hot-spots in the earliest stages of delivering a complex project by flagging them on a computer dashboard.
Costain Reveals Revolutionary Tool To Drive Down Carbon In Construction And Infrastructure
Costain - 11 January 2017
ExxonMobil announced today positive results from its Payara-1 well offshore Guyana. Payara is ExxonMobil’s second oil discovery on the Stabroek Block and was drilled in a new reservoir. The Payara-1 well targeted similar aged reservoirs that were proven successful at the company’s Liza discovery.
ExxonMobil Announces New Oil Discoveries Offshore Guyana
ExxonMobil - 11 January 2017
Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) was awarded a front-end engineering, design and optimization (FEED) contract by Danakali Limited (ASX: DNK) in Eritrea, East Africa for the Colluli Potash Project following a competitive tendering process initiated and completed in 2016. Fluor will book the undisclosed contract value in the first quarter of 2017.
Fluor Wins FEED Contract For Potash Mining Project In East Africa
Fluor - 09 January 2017
Saudi Aramco, the Saudi Arabian state-owned oil company, has selected Técnicas Reunidas (TR) to execute the turnkey contract for the Clean Fuels project in the Ras Tanura refinery in the east coast of Saudi Arabia.
Saudi Aramco Awards The “Clean Fuels” Project In The Ras Tanura Refinery To TR In Saudi Arabia
Tecnicas Reunidas - 08 January 2017
Alstom has been awarded a contract by Ferromex to provide preventive, predictive and corrective maintenance for 219 freight locomotives for a five year period.
Alstom To Provide Maintenance To Freight Locomotives In Mexico
Alstom SA - 08 January 2017
ABB has teamed up with India’s national electricity grid operator Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (POWERGRID) in a mega project worth over $640 million for ABB to deliver a transmission link that will have the capacity to bring reliable electricity to more than 80 million people.
ABB wins $640 Million Mega Deal For Long Distance Power Transmission Link In India
ABB - 09 January 2017
SHI won a contract to build a large offshore platform, the first order among Korean shipyards in 2017. SHI revealed on January 5th 2017 that they are the winner of an international bid to build a KRW 1.5 trillion (US$ 1.27bn) FPU for a US operator. The FPU weighs 58,000 tons with capacity of 110,000 barrels of oil and 25mcf of gas. SHI is a proven offshore solution market leader with track record including Ichthys CPF and Prelude FLNG. They are the only shipyard to win offshore newbuild contracts since 2015.
SHI Wins KRW 1.5 Trillion Order To Build A Large Offshore Platform
Samsung Heavy Industries - 04 January 2017
Wood Group has secured a five year, multi-million dollar framework agreement to continue to provide engineering and project management services to Saudi Aramco's onshore capital programmes in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Wood Group Secures Saudi Aramco Contract
John Wood Group - 09 January 2017
NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) and JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corporation (JX Nippon) have completed construction, on-budget and on-schedule, of Petra Nova, the world’s largest post-combustion carbon capture system.
NRG Energy, JX Nippon Complete World’s Largest Post-Combustion Carbon Capture Facility On-Budget And On-Schedule
NRG Energy - 09 January 2017
Petrofac has signed a contract worth close to US$600 million with Salalah LPG SFZCO LLC (SLPG), wholly owned subsidiary of Oman Oil Facilities Development Company LLC (OOFDC), to undertake the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of its Salalah LPG extraction project in the southern part of Oman.
Petrofac Awarded Oman Gas Project
Petrofac - 08 January 2017
The airport group of Mexico City, of the Ministry of Communications and Transportation of the Government of Mexico, has awarded the consortium of companies led by Grupo Carso, and also involving FCC and other companies in the sector, to build the Terminal building of the New Mexico City International Airport (NAICM), in the land located in the Federal Zone of Lake Texcoco presenting the best economic and technical proposal.
The Carso Group Consortium, In Which FCC Participates, Awarded The Construction Of The New Terminal Of The Airport Of Mexico City For 3.9 Billion Euros
FCC - 05 January 2017
FCC has commenced operation of the new Materials Recycling Facility (MRF) at McCommas Bluff Landfill facility south of Dallas, Texas, receiving all of the material from the city's single recyclable waste container Dallas and also the city of University Park, Texas, which in November 2016 awarded FCC a five-year service contract for the treatment and commercialization of recyclable waste in the city.
FCC Launches New Dallas Materials Recycling Plant
FCC - 04 January 2017
WorleyParsons is pleased to announce the renewal of the General Engineering Services Plus (GES+) contract with Saudi Aramco for an additional five (5) years with further potential for up to three additional one year increments.
Contract Extension With Saudi Aramco
Worley Parsons - 04 January 2017
Iberdrola's La Plana III wind farm recently completed 20 years in operation since it was commissioned in late 1996. It is the company's first wind power facility in Spain to reach this milestone and it has done so in perfect conditions.
Iberdrola’s La Plana III Wind Farm Completes 20 Years In Operation
Iberdrola - 04 January 2017
MODEC, Inc. (“MODEC”) announced today that the FPSO Cidade de Caraguatatuba MV27 (“the FPSO”), deployed for operation in the Lapa oil field (formerly Carioca oil field) in the “pre-salt” region of the Santos Basin off the coast of Brazil, has achieved the First Oil production on December 19, 2016.
FPSO Cidade de Caraguatatuba MV27 Achieves First Oil
Modec - 27 December 2016
Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) today announced a new natural gas discovery in the Papua New Guinea North Highlands, 13 miles (21 kilometers) northwest of the Hides Gas Field. Interest owners are ExxonMobil (42.5 percent), Oil Search Limited (37.5 percent) and Barracuda Limited, a subsidiary of Santos Limited (20 percent, subject to regulatory approval), with Oil Search as operator.
ExxonMobil Announces New Natural Gas Discovery Onshore Papua New Guinea
ExxonMobil - 27 December 2016
With the award of two contracts for the construction of wind farms with a combined capacity of 148 megawatt, the Nordex Group has successfully entered the new growth market Argentina in December.
Nordex Awarded Contracts For 148 MW In Argentina
Nordex - 03 January 2017
Technip has been awarded by SOCAR GPC a service contract for the ethylene and cryomax technology licenses respectively for a petrochemical complex and for the NGL(1) recovery section of a gas processing plant, which is part of a new gas and petrochemical complex, located in Garadagh, Azerbaijan.
Technip Awarded A Service Contract Including Proprietary Technologies For A New Gas And Petrochemical Complex In Azerbaijan
Technip - 03 January 2017
Statoil plans to drill around 30 exploration wells in 2017, an increase of around 30% compared to 2016. More than half of the wells will be drilled on the Norwegian Continental Shelf (NCS).
Statoil To Increase Exploration Drilling In 2017
Statoil - 03 January 2017
Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that it was awarded a contract by Empresa Nacional del Petróleo (ENAP) for the engineering, procurement and construction of a new process unit at its Biobío refinery in Chile. Fluor booked the undisclosed contract value in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Fluor Awarded Refinery Project In Chile
Fluor - 27 December 2016
McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE:MDR) announced today a contract award from Saudi Aramco for the engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) of four jackets and three gas observation platforms offshore Saudi Arabia. The total weight of all structures combined is 11,595 tons.
McDermott Awarded Offshore EPCI Contract From Saudi Aramco
McDermott - 03 January 2017
Valhall and Hod have passed one billion barrels of oil equivalents (oil, gas and NGL) produced – thus more than three times what was expected at the opening of the field in 1982.
1 Billion Barrels Produced At Valhall
Aker BP - 04 January 2017
Costain, the engineering solutions provider, has secured a place on Transport for London’s Surface Transport Major Projects Framework (the ‘Framework’), which covers the delivery, upgrade and maintenance of bridges, tunnels and highways across London.
Costain Wins Place On TfL’s New £500m Major Projects Framework
Costain - 04 January 2017
ExxonMobil announced today its development of cMISTTM technology, which dehydrates natural gas using a patented absorption system inside pipes and replaces the need for conventional dehydration tower technology. This “in-line” technology could be deployed at both land-based and offshore natural gas production operations.
ExxonMobil Develops Efficient New Technology To Dehydrate Natural Gas
Exxon Mobil - 03 January 2017
Siemens is to provide the complete traction power supply for the first section of metro line 1 in Lima, which covers around nine kilometers. The modern power supply, upgrading of existing overhead contact line system and modifications to electrification in the depots will increase both the availability and the cost-effectiveness of the rail route. The upgrade be carried out during ongoing operation.
Siemens To Modernize Metro Line In Peru
Siemens - 03 January 2017
The MTR South Island Line (SIL) in Hong Kong for which Alstom supplied the signalling system, track works, overhead line electrification, as well as traction and TCMS through three separate contracts, entered revenue service today. SIL is the first urban metro line run by Fully Automatic Operation (FAO) in Hong Kong.
Alstom Supplied Solutions To The Newly Opened Hong Kong’s First Driverless Metro
Alstom SA - 27 December 2016
In October 2016, the FCC Environment signed a £ 142m contract to design, finance, build and operate the Millerhill Energy and Resource Recovery Center (RERC), Midlothian, located on the outskirts of Edinburgh. The agreement provides for a construction period of 30 months, and the start of the activity is scheduled for 2019, followed by a term of operation for the next 25 years.
FCC Begins Construction Work On New Energy And Recycling Center In Edinburgh And Midlothian In Scotland (UK)
FCC - 27 December 2016
SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) announces today that it has signed and closed an agreement to sell its ongoing activities in France and in Monaco to Ciclad and Impact Holding for a nominal amount, including its investment in Société d’Exploitation de l’Aéroport de Mayotte. These activities in France and in Monaco include approximately 1,100 employees.
SNC-Lavalin Sells Its Ongoing Activities In France To Ciclad And Impact Holding
SNC-Lavalin - 29 December 2016
SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is proud to announce that it has recently been awarded a contract by Bagfas Bandirma Gubre Fabrikalari AS (Bagfas) for the revamp of an existing calcium ammonium nitrate plant located on the south coast of the Marmara Sea, Turkey.
SNC-Lavalin Awarded Contract By Bagfas For Calcium Ammonium Nitrate Plant Revamp In Turkey
SNC-Lavalin - 21 December 2016
SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, Kentz Canada Ltd., through a joint venture with ClearStream was awarded a five-year agreement with a prominent integrated oil company to provide engineering and procurement services for maintenance and sustainment projects in the Athabasca Oil Sands region located in Alberta, Canada.
SNC-Lavalin Awarded Five-Year Agreement For Maintenance And Sustainment Projects In Alberta
SNC-Lavalin - 20 December 2016
GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) announced today that it has been awarded a three-year contract by OKG AB to support the dismantling of two reactors at the Oskarshamn Nuclear Power Plant near Oskarshamn, Sweden.
GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy Awarded Contract To Dismantle Swedish Nuclear Reactors
GE - 03 January 2017
Rosneft and BP announce the completion of the deal to dissolve the refining and petrochemical Joint Venture Ruhr Oel GmbH (ROG) in Germany with effect from January 1, 2017.
Rosneft And BP Conclude Dissolution Of The Refining Joint Venture Ruhr Oel GmbH In Germany
Rosneft - 28 December 2016
Ormat Technologies, Inc. (“Ormat”) (NYSE: ORA) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the business and assets of Viridity Energy, Inc. (“Viridity”), a privately held Philadelphia-based company with nearly a decade of expertise and leadership in demand response, energy management and storage.
Ormat Enters The Growing Energy Storage And Demand Response Markets By Acquiring The Business Of Viridity Energy
Ormat Technologies Inc - 02 January 2017
Air Products (NYSE: APD), a world-leading industrial gases company, announced today it has completed the sale of its Performance Materials Division (PMD) to Evonik Industries AG (EVK.DE) for $3.8 billion in cash.
Air Products Completes $3.8 Billion Performance Materials Division Sale To Evonik
Air Products - 02 January 2017