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Twin Disc Aquiring Veth Propulsion Holding

Twin Disc, Inc., the Racine, Wisconsin, USA manufacturer of power transmission technology and equipment for marine and land-based applications, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Veth Propulsion Holding, B.V....

Republic Of Ireland Rail Project Goes To Rolls-Royce

Rolls-Royce and the state railways of the Republic of Ireland have signed a contract for rebuilding three MTU PowerPacks. The PowerPacks are deployed to drive a Class 22000 Irish Rail railcar and are to be...

RWG Picked For Assembly, Testing Of Siemens’ SGT-A05

Siemens has appointed RWG as its partner for new assembly and testing of the latest technology SGT-A05 (KB7 HE) gas turbine. RWG’s selection follows a competitive tender process, evaluating potential suppliers based on stringent cost,...

Report: Siemens Mulling Selling Gas Turbine Business

Siemens is considering selling its gas turbine business, according to a report from Bloomberg News. Citing “people familiar with the matter," Bloomberg said Siemens is considering several strategic options, including a sale, combining with a...

GE Turbines Power U.S. Navy Ship

GE Marine Solutions said its LM2500 marine gas turbines now power the U.S. Navy's USS Manchester (LCS 14). This Littoral Combat Ship was commissioned by the U.S. Navy in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, USA. Each of the...

GE Plans Facility Closure

Citing “ongoing challenges in the power industry,” GE announced plans to close its manufacturing facility in Salem, Virginia, USA. About 250 workers would lose their jobs at the plant, which designs and produces control systems...

Power For Plants

GE’s Distributed Power is providing three more of its Jenbacher gas engines and greenhouse balance of plant to Den Berk Délice’s greenhouses in Belgium. One of the units was installed at Den Berk in Merksplas...

Rolls-Royce Supplying ‘Advanced’ Fishing Vessel

Rolls-Royce will design and supply the propulsion and auxiliary machinery systems for what has been dubbed one of world’s most advanced fishing vessels. Scheduled for delivery in 2020 to Prestfjord Seafood, a division of Norway’s...
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Siemens All In For Belt And Road

Siemens entered into more than 10 agreements with Chinese partners in support and exploration of opportunities from the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). The agreements cover power generation, energy management, building technology and intelligent manufacturing,...

Inspection, Maintenance Contract Awarded To EthosEnergy

EthosEnergy said it has been awarded a multi-million US dollar inspection contract to provide field service, parts replacement and component repair to a power plant in Texas. The contract provides major maintenance coverage, extending for...