AMEC wins five-year offshore programme management consultancy contract, Abu Dhabi

Tuesday, Sep 02, 2008

London, United Kingdom (2 September 2008) - AMEC plc, the international engineering and project management company, has been awarded a five-year programme management consultancy (PMC) contract by Zakum Development Company (ZADCO) in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Expro and Talisman Energy (UK) Limited Relationship Enhances with Multi-Million-Pound North Sea Contract

Tuesday, Sep 02, 2008

International oilfield service company Expro has been awarded a major North Sea contract with Talisman Energy (UK) Limited for slickline, well testing and subsea landing string services on Talisman’s platforms and modules.

BAE Systems’ New Chief Executive Takes The Helm

Tuesday, Sep 02, 2008

London, United Kingdom - Ian King today starts his new role as Chief Executive of BAE Systems, having previously held the position of Chief Operating Officer UK and Rest of World. Ian’s appointment was announced in June 2008 following the conclusion of an international benchmarking succession process. BAE Systems’ former Chief Executive, […]

Gerdau announces investment plan at Siderperu

Tuesday, Sep 02, 2008

GERDAU S.A. (Bovespa: GGBR; NYSE: GGB; Latibex: XGGB), in compliance to the statement in CVM Instruction no. 358, of January 03, 2002, informs that its subsidiary Empresa Siderúrgica del Perú S.A.A. - Siderperu, located in the city of Chimbote (Peru), announced on this date an investment plan of US$ 1.4 billion to […]

Avebury ships first nickel concentrate

Tuesday, Sep 02, 2008

OZ Minerals is delighted to announce that its Avebury mine made its first shipment of nickel concentrate on Sunday, 24 August.

Hunterston B is powering one million homes again after raising output on both reactors

Tuesday, Sep 02, 2008

British Energy is celebrating the return to service of Hunterston B nuclear power station, and achievement of the target of reaching 70% power generation on both units - sufficient for the needs of some one million homes.

Petrobras Announce Production startup in the Pre-Salt Layer

Tuesday, Sep 02, 2008

Rio de Janeiro September 1, 2008). – PETRÓLEO BRASILEIRO S/A - PETROBRAS, [Bovespa: PETR3/PETR4, NYSE: PBR/PBRA, Latibex: XPBR/XPBRA, BCBA: APBR/APBRA], a Brazilian international energy company, announces that it kicked-off the production of the first oil in the pre-salt layer, in the Jubarte field, in the Campos Basin, off the southern coast of […]

Alliance Engineering to Conduct Platform Concept Study For StatoilHydro’s Valemon Field

Tuesday, Sep 02, 2008

HOUSTON, September 2, 2008 - Alliance Engineering (”Alliance”), a subsidiary of international energy services company John Wood Group PLC (”Wood Group”), has been awarded a concept feasibility study by StatoilHydro for a new fixed jacket platform and topsides production facilities for its Valemon field. Valemon is located in approximately 135 meters (440 […]

Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces Sale of Puerto Rico Core Facility

Tuesday, Sep 02, 2008

GUAYAMA, PUERTO RICO (August 28, 2008) – Chevron Phillips Chemical Puerto Rico Core LLC (Puerto Rico Core), an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC (Chevron Phillips Chemical), today announced that it entered an agreement to sell substantially all of its Puerto Rico Core’s Guayama, Puerto Rico, facility assets to […]

RWE Innogy invests into small wind power technology

Tuesday, Sep 02, 2008

RWE Innogy GmbH in Essen, Germany, is taking a minority shareholding and making a £6m GBP (EUR 7.5m) capital injection into Quiet Revolution Ltd, an innovative small wind turbine company based in London UK. The company specialises in the develop-ment and manufacture of small-scale wind power units. Their flagship product, the 6 […]