Middle East Turbomachinery Symposium at Qatar begins with robust program, impressive exhibition
March 18 2013 -
The 2nd Middle East Turbomachinery Symposium (METS 2) officially began March 18th, with an opening ceremony, during which His Excellency Dr. Mohammed bin Saleh Al-Sada, Minister of Energy Industry and Chairman & Managing Director of Qatar Petroleum, delivered the keynote address and then led the formal ribbon cutting and opening of the exhibition, which will run until March 20, at the Qatar National Convention Center.
Middle East Turbomachinery Symposium at Qatar begins with impressive exhibition
March 18 2013 -
<p><span style="font-size: 13px;">The 2nd Middle East Turbomachinery Symposium (METS 2) officially began March 18th, with an opening ceremony, during which His Excellency Dr. Mohammed bin Saleh Al-Sada, Minister of Energy Industry and Chairman & Managing Director of Qatar Petroleum, delivered the keynote address and then led the formal ribbon cutting and opening of the exhibition, which will run until March 20, at the Qatar National Convention Center.</span></p><p>H.E. Dr.
Wood Group GTS to consolidate heavy frame activities in Duncan
March 17 2013 -
Wood Group GTS has named its Duncan, S.C. facility as its center of excellence for heavy frame industrial gas turbine fuel nozzle and combustor repairs, including standard and Dry Low NOx (DLN) systems. The decision to consolidate heavy frame activities in Duncan follows an operational review of Wood Group GTS’ Duncan and East Windsor, Conn. service centers.
Daniel Bangs is General Manager of Doncasters Turbine Components Division
March 17 2013 -
Doncasters Group recently appointed Daniel Bangs as General Manager of their Turbine Components Division’s Storms Forge and New England Airfoil Products (NEAP) operations, according to an announcement by Craig Gooding, Managing Director of the Group’s Aerospace and Turbine Components Divisions.
Good Spring natural gas power plant upgraded to 330 MW
March 15 2013 -
Future Power PA Inc., a subsidiary of EmberClear Corp. has begun the process of obtaining equity financing for the 330 MW natural gas combined cycle (NGCC) electricity power plant (the Project) in Good Spring, Pennsylvania. The conclusion of the equity financing process is a necessary step towards construction and delivery of power by 2016.
The Project is being developed within the electricity market in the United States, and benefits from the expanding production and infrastructure for natural gas in the local Marcellus Shale area.
Aggreko to supply 122 MW power to Mozambique, Namibia
March 14 2013 -
Aggreko has recently signed Tri-Party Power Purchase Agreements (TPPA) with Electricidade de Moçambique (EDM), the Mozambique power utility and NamPower, the Namibian power utility, to provide 122 MW of gas-fuelled power from the Aggreko interim power plant located at Gigawatt Park at Ressano Garcia, Mozambique.
GE’s LM2500+G4 marine gas turbine to power France's Lorraine FREMM Frigate
March 12 2013 -
GE Marine has recently delivered one LM2500+G4 aeroderivative marine gas turbine to Avio SpA of Turin, Italy, a GE Marine System Supplier. The gas turbine will power the French Navy's eighth FREMM frigate Lorraine.
CECO Environmental, specializing in air pollution control systems, product recovery and filtration technology, recently announced the acquisition of Aarding Thermal Acoustics, which focuses on natural gas turbine exhaust systems and silencer applications.
CMI Energy and L&T to supply HRSGs below 80 MW to South East Asia, Middle East
March 8 2013 -
CMI Energy and its Indian licensee, Larsen & Toubro (L&T) signed an agreement recently for extension of L&T’s license territory to manufacture and supply small Heat Recovery Steam Generators (HRSGs) installed behind gas turbines below 80 MW to South East Asia and the Middle East.
Rolls-Royce wins US $40m contract to power Turkmenistan-China natural gas pipeline
March 4 2013 -
Rolls-Royce has been awarded a US$40 million contract to supply equipment and related services to power the flow of natural gas through the Uzbekistan section of the Turkmenistan-China natural gas pipeline. Rolls-Royce will supply Asia Trans Gas (ATG LLC), a joint venture between Uzbekistan's Uzbekneftegaz and China’s National Petroleum Corporation, three RB211 gas turbine driven pipeline compressor units for operation at a compressor station on the 530 km Uzbekistan section of the 1,830 km Turkmenistan-China natural gas