Kårstø job for Fabricom A.S.

Monday, Sep 29, 2008

A contract worth some NOK 240 million for mechanical fabrication and installation at the Kårstø processing plant has been awarded to Fabricom A.S by StatoilHydro on behalf of operator Gassco.

ExxonMobil Chemical’s Exxtral Performance Polyolefins Specified for Interiors of New Citroën Berlingo and Peugeot Partner

Monday, Sep 29, 2008

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ExxonMobil Chemical’s Exxtral™ performance polyolefins have been specified for four interior components of the new Citroën Berlingo and Peugeot Partner manufactured by PSA Peugeot Citroën Group. The components include the instrument panel, door panel, and upper and lower trim.

Centrica plc agrees to acquire Solar Technologies

Monday, Sep 29, 2008

Centrica plc, the owner of British Gas, today announced that it has acquired Solar Technologies Group Limited (”Solar Technologies”) for £2.8 million in cash (including the repayment of debt).  The acquisition will enable British Gas to install solar photovoltaic (PV) technology1 in the UK and will build on its aim of becoming […]

GL signs Multi-Purpose-Vessels in Bangladesh

Monday, Sep 29, 2008

Hamburg, 26 September 2008 – Two 7,250 dwt multi-purpose-vessels are the latest addition to the orderbook of classification society Germanischer Lloyd. The ships will be built at Ananda Shipyard in Bangladesh for German shipowners Komrowski and Herrmann Lohmann Schiffahrt. Germanischer Lloyd Member of the Executive Board Dr Hermann J. Klein and Ananda […]

Perry Slingsby Systems step up the mark to ensure quick turnaround for DOF Subsea

Monday, Sep 29, 2008

Perry Slingsby Systems (PSS), the world-leading provider of remote intervention technologies and equipment, has secured a fast-track contract to supply a new generation Triton® XLX ROV system to DOF Subsea for delivery before the end of the year.

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Gazprom and Kaliningrad Oblast Government sign 2008 synchronized construction schedule for gasification facilities

Friday, Sep 26, 2008

Today in Kaliningrad Alexey Miller, Chairman of Gazprom’s Management Committee and Georgy Boos, Governor of the Kaliningrad Oblast signed the 2008 synchronized construction schedule for gasification facilities.

Chevron Achieves Full Production from Tengiz Expansion Projects

Friday, Sep 26, 2008

SAN RAMON, Calif., Sept. 25, 2008 – Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) today announced that its affiliate Tengizchevroil LLP has completed a major expansion at the Tengiz Field in Kazakhstan that will nearly double production capacity at one of the world’s largest oil fields.

Braskem & Toyota Tsusho start joint marketing activities for green polyethylene from sugar cane in Asia

Friday, Sep 26, 2008

Braskem S.A., the Latin America´s leading petrochemical company, and Toyota Tsusho Corporation have agreed to carry out, through a commercial contract, joint marketing activities for green polyethylene from sugarcane in Asian regions including Japan. Braskem plans to produce green polyethylene for the first time in the world on an industrial scale by […]

INEOS and Puralube announce a Lube Oil Plant at Bamble Norway

Friday, Sep 26, 2008

INEOS Bamble AS and Puralube Nordic AS (a joint venture between Norsk Spesialolje AS (NSO) and Puralube GmbH) have today announced an agreement to locate a new environmentally friendly lubricant oil production plant on the INEOS site at Rønningen, Bamble, Norway.