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MHPS Signs Multi-year Service Contract For Mexican Power Plants

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) signed a multi-year service contract agreement with Falcon Group for the company’s Altamira II and Rio Bravo II/III/IV energy facilities in Mexico. As part of the agreement, MHPS...

New Navy Contract For Fairbanks Morse

Fairbanks Morse, part of EnPro Industries, has been awarded an indefinite delivery/ indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract with the U.S. Navy. The agreement, worth approximately $13.5 million, will cover all U.S. Navy ships...

U.S. Oil and Gas Employment up 5% in 2018: Report

The U.S. oil and gas industry employed 880,681 in 2018, an increase of 45,354 jobs-about 5%-from 2017, according to a report by the Texas Independent Producers and Royalty Owners Association (TIPRO). The annual TIPRO State...

MAN SCR System Completes IMO Certification

MAN Energy Solutions said its MAN 175D SCR system recently successfully completed its final Type Approval Test, and was subsequently awarded IMO Tier 3 certification by all major classification societies. The company said the SCR...

Siemens Extends Service Agreement In UAE

Siemens has signed an extension of a multi-year maintenance service agreement to support the 1500 MW Shuweihat S2 IWPP combined-cycle power and water plant in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. With the new 18-year extension,...

EIA: U.S. Combined-Cycle Plants Getting Bigger

Beginning in 2014, the average size of a natural gas-fired combined-cycle power block in the U.S. has increased significantly, according to an analysis by the U.S. Energy Information Agency (EIA). The average combined-cycle power block...

Total: “Significant” Gas Discovery Found

French oil and gas company Total said it has made a significant gas condensate discovery on the Brulpadda prospects, located on Block 11B/12B in the Outeniqua Basin, 175 km off the southern coast of...

CIMAC Mourns Passing Of Axel Kettmann

Axel Kettmann, who served as CIMAC’s vice president and was senior vice president of ABB Turbo Systems, has died after an illness. He was 62. According to CIMAC, Kettmann...

MHPS Supplying Three J Class Turbines For Combined Cycle Power Plant

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) will supply three 1x1 M501JAC powertrains for a 1600 MW combined cycle power plant in the state of Virginia, USA. When completed in 2022, the Chickahominy Power Station will provide...

Siemens Scores Record Contract In Oman

Siemens has received an order to supply the Duqm Integrated Power and Water project (DIPWP) with gas and steam turbines, long-term power generation services and digital solutions. The total order volume of the contract is...

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