Oil and Gas Industry Latest Tech Trends

27.05.2013 Bashneft partners with DuPont to create cleaner fuels

JSOC Bashneft, one of the largest producers of oil products in Russia, is commissioning a new STRATCO® sulfuric acid alkylation unit at its OJSC Novoil – Ufa facility in Russia’s Republic of Bashkortostan with the help of DuPont Sustainable Solutions.  This technology wi

24.05.2013 Bashneft Commissions A New Sulphuric Acid Alkylation Complex

Bashneft has put a complex of sulphuric acid alkylation and sulphuric acid regeneration (SKA-ROSK) unit into full operation at the Bashneft-Novoil Branch, the company reported in a news release.

13.05.2013 Trelleborg To Slash Downtime With Launch Of New Sealwelding Technology

Trelleborg has launched a revolutionary new SealWelding technology which allows seals to be welded in-situ on an FPSO platform, eliminating the need for it to disconnect and return to shore, the company reported in a news release.

13.05.2013 Trelleborg, Saipem Join to Launch New LNG Tandem Offloading System

Trelleborg has teamed up with Saipem, to develop a new LNG tandem offloading system, the company reported in a news release.

07.05.2013 ABB Turbocharging Improves Fuel Efficiency at Brazilian Power Plants

ABB’s Turbocharging business unit received a major order to upgrade a series of power plants within the context of its business collaboration with Wärtsilä, the company reported in a news release.

03.05.2013 GE Introduces Rosneft Tech For Efficient Oil Extraction and Arctic Development

General Electric has introduced its cutting-edge oil and gas exploration and production technologies to OJSC Rosneft through a series of visits to GE production facilities and engineering centers located in Italy, Great Britain and the USA.

03.05.2013 Quantum Enters $2.63 Million Development Agreement For Natural Gas Storage and Fuel System

Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc.

19.04.2013 Russian Refinery Selects GE ZeeWeed* Wastewater Treatment System for Pilot Test

GE (NYSE: GE) and Russian oil company Bashneft have launched pilot testing of GE’s ZeeWeed* membrane bioreactor (MBR) technology for biological treatment of sewage water from the Bashneft-Ufaneftekhim oil processing complex and other enterprises of the Northern Industria

18.04.2013 Jotun to Phase Out Lead Chromates From All Formulations

Consistent with Jotun’s environmental initiative (Jotun GreenSteps) the company has announced plans to phase out lead chromates, a toxic chemical compound from all paint and coatings formulations world wide.

18.04.2013 HMS Group produces unique pumps for Novokuibyshevsk petrochemical plant

Apollo Goessnitz GmbH (Germany), a subsidiary of HMS Group, designed, manufactured and delivered two bespoke BB5 pumping units according API 610 to one of Rosneft subsidiaries- Novokuibyshevsk Oils and Additives Plant (Samara region).