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Chapman Freeborn named Air Charter Provider of the Year in Africa

Monday, Feb 28, 2011
Global aircraft charter specialist Chapman Freeborn has landed the prestigious Air Charter Provider of the Year accolade at the Air Cargo Africa 2011 awards in Nairobi, Kenya.
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LOTOS Petrobaltic signs up to AGR again with £1 million excavation deal

AGR Drilling Services has signed a £1m (NOK9.3m) contract to supply its excavation technology and expertise – hot on the heels of a £9m deal for the company. Read more…

EMG’s Gas supply to Israel to resume no later than March 4th, 2011

Ampal-American Israel Corporation (“the Company”) (Nasdaq: AMPL), a holding company in the business of acquiring and managing interests in various businesses, announced today that it was advised by East Mediterranean Gas Co. (“EMG”), that the gas supply to EMG, and therefore to EMG’s Israeli Clients, is expected to resume no later than March 4th, 2011. Ampal has a 12.5% interest in EMG. Read more…

Bankers Petroleum implements 2012 oil hedging contracts

Bankers Petroleum Ltd. (the “Company”) announced today the purchase of put contracts representing 4,000 barrels of oil per day at US$80 per barrel of Dated Brent for the period January 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012. This volume represents approximately 20% of the Company’s forecasted 2012 average production in Albania. The hedge is strictly financial and does not take into account the Patos-Marinza crude price differential to Dated Brent. Read more…

M-I SWACO introduces new console for Accurate Choke Control

M-I SWACO announced today the release of the LOW PRESSURE AUTOCHOKE CONSOLE* (LPAC*) unit, a precision-built choke console that provides accurate and economical control of the AUTOCHOKE* unit during managed pressure drilling (MPD), underbalanced drilling (UBD) and other low surface pressure operations. Read more…

PTTEP Joins Statoil as Partner in Canadian Oil Sands

Statoil (OSE: STL, NYSE: STO) has agreed to sell a 40% interest in its oil sands project in Alberta, Canada (Kai Kos Dehseh) to PTT Exploration and Production (PTTEP) of Thailand. Read more…

SunEdison awarded additional 31 MW (AC) of solar projects by the Ontario Power Authority

SunEdison, a leading worldwide solar energy services provider and a subsidiary of MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc. (NYSE: WFR), has been awarded 31 Megawatts (MW) AC of solar photovoltaic (PV) projects by The Ontario Power Authority (OPA) as part of the province’s landmark Feed-in Tariff (FIT*) program. This recent announcement adds to the 28 MW of ground-mount and rooftop solar projects already deployed by SunEdison in Ontario. Read more…

B&W awarded renewable energy contract in Finland

The Babcock & Wilcox Company’s (B&W) (NYSE:BWC) Denmark-based subsidiary, Babcock & Wilcox Vølund A/S (B&W Vølund), has been awarded a $35 million contract with Finland-based EkoKem OY to supply key equipment for a 36 megawatt waste-to-energy, combined heat and power plant in Riihimäki, Finland. Read more…

Mitsubishi Electric and Shanghai Electric Enter joint venture agreement on energy saving business in China

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6503) today announced that on 23 February 2011, its wholly-owned subsidiaries Mitsubishi Electric Automation (China) Limited and Mitsubishi Electric (China) Co., Ltd. entered into a joint venture agreement with Shanghai Electric Environmental Protection Investment Co., Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Shanghai Electric Group Company Limited. Read more…

Gamesa fulfills guidance for 2010

Gamesa attained its targets for 2010, ending the year with a net cash position of 210 million euro, after generating 472 million euro in net free cash flow during the year. Read more…

Leading Subsea Company Attracts Global Interest

Monday, Feb 28, 2011
Brisk business has been reported by Aberdeen-based Ecosse Subsea Systems, following the Subsea 2011 event in the city recently.
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Hanwha SolarOne extends relationship with CNBM International with new 50MW framework supply agreement

Hanwha SolarOne Co., Ltd. (“Hanwha SolarOne” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: HSOL), a vertically integrated manufacturer of silicon ingots, wafers and photovoltaic (“PV”) cells and modules in China, today announced that it has extended its relationship with CNBM International Corporation (“CNBM International”) by entering into a framework supply agreement for 50MW of PV modules, to be delivered to CNBM International in 2011.  Read more…

Poor Controls Prevent Aberdeen Companies from Meeting Their Financial Targets

Monday, Feb 28, 2011

Many North- east companies are failing to meet their budget for the current financial year because they don’t have proper control processes in place.
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Are you looking for onshore recruitment  in Australasia? UKPS Offshore are a leading supplier onshore recruitment in Australasia.

UKPS Offshore have been supplying recruitment services to the offshore industry since 1985 and have built an unrivalled track record in providing qualified and experienced personnel across a wide range of disciplines in the Subsea / ROV / Drilling / Wellservices / Onshore Engineering and support service sectors.

UKPS became part of Forum Energy Technologies Group in August 2010 and are now part of an emerging leader in Global Oilfield Products and Related Services. The geographical spread of our worksite locations covers all areas of the globe including the North Sea, Europe, Gulf of Mexico, Middle East, West Africa, Australasia and the Far East. We pride ourselves on providing our clients with the highest quality of service. We know our clients rely on us to deliver high calibre specialist personnel consistently, reliably and often at short notice. Our aim is to build long-term relationships where we work in close partnership with our clients and are viewed as their key supplier for all contract staff requirements.

UKPS head office is in Lowestoft with subsidiaries in Aberdeen, Houston and Singapore.

For further information please contact:
UKPS Offshore
Brooke Business Park
Heath Road, Lowestoft
Suffolk, NR33 9LZ
Tel: 01502 533300 

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