BASF to build world-scale production site for customer specific antioxidant blends in Middle East

BASF will significantly expand its presence in the Middle East region by building a state-of-the-art plant for customer specific antioxidant blends (CSB) in Bahrain. CSBs are key additives for the production of polymers for the plastics industry, especially for the Middle East region. Construction of the new facility will start in September 2011. It will […]

National Oilwell Varco Announces STSA Acquisition

National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE:NOV) announced today that it has acquired STSA Pte Ltd (“STSA”). Terms of the all-cash acquisition were not disclosed.

LHR Marine Announces Launch of New Capital Safety Protecta Rebel™ Self Retracting Lifeline (SRL) Product Range

LHR Marine’s world leading manufacturer of fall protection equipment, Capital Safety had released the new Protecta Rebel™ Self Retracting Lifeline (SRL) to replace the famous Protecta JRG Self Retracting Fall Arrestor.

Aker Solutions awarded umbilical contract by Endeavour Energy UK

Aker Solutions has signed a contract with Endeavour Energy UK, a subsidiary of Endeavour International Corporation, to supply subsea umbilicals and associated equipment for the East Rochelle development project located offshore UK. The contract value is approximately NOK 83 million (USD 15 million).

AT&T Expands Mobile Broadband Coverage in Dearborn

As part of its continuing network investment to support growing demand for advanced mobile devices and applications, AT&T* today announced the activation of a new mobile broadband cell site in Dearborn that will enhance coverage for area residents and businesses in the area of West Warren and Schaefer Roads (East Dearborn). With mobile broadband speeds, AT&T customers can surf the […]

TELUS expands 4G wireless coverage in Manitoba

TELUS is delivering on its commitment to serve more communities in Manitoba by turning on two new cell towers in Oakbank and Dugald and upgrading 42 existing wireless sites in and around Winnipeg to offer increased network capacity.

Belden shows latest HD solutions – and more – at IBC

At IBC, to be held from 9 until 13 September 2011 at the RAI Exhibition Center in Amsterdam, Belden will showcase its world-class solutions for HD and 3G applications in Hall 1 at Stand C21.

Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Power in Germany, Market Outlook to 2020, 2011 Update

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of GlobalData’s new report “Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Power in Germany, Market Outlook to 2020, 2011 Update - Capacity, Generation, Power Plants, Regulations and Company Profiles” to their offering.

S&C Connects Wind Energy to Orkney Islands Grid

S&C Electric Company, a global leader in smart grids and renewable energy integration, today announces that it was awarded a contract to provide its single-inverter PureWave DSTATCOM(R) Distributed Static Compensator for a small wind energy project in the Orkney Islands. The Thorkell project, under development by Orkney Sustainable Energy, will bring an additional 900 kW […]

Sekisui Jushi and Kyocera develop solar shelter

The multi-purpose solar shelter can be used in public places and is available for the Japanese market.