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Siemens Rolls A Seven In Argentina

BY BO SVENSSON Siemens announced it has received orders from Argentina for a total of seven SGT-800 industrial gas turbines and two Industrial Trent 60 gas turbines. These orders mark the 300th SGT-800 machine that...

Power Management System For EEE Mark II Container Vessels

GE’s Marine Solutions announced the delivery of its power take-off/power take in (PTO/PTI) solution along with its Power Management System digital software onboard four of the world’s largest container vessels owned by Maersk Line:...

Korea Move For EthosEnergy

BY IAN CAMERON EthosEnergy has been awarded a major contract by Kepco KPS for the retrofit of a steam turbine at GS Power’s Bucheon Power Plant in South Korea. The project scope includes the replacement and...

Schell To Take Over As CEO Of Rolls Power 

Rolls-Royce named Andreas Schell chief executive officer of Rolls-Royce Power Systems (RRPS). He will join Rolls-Royce later this year and report to Chief Executive Warren East. Schell succeeds Dr. Ulrich Dohle, who is retiring. Schell...

Bearing Up In Marine Environments

Federal-Mogul Powertrain has received DNV GL certification of its premium self-lubricating deva.tex 552 Marine bearing material. The deva.tex 552 Marine bearing material is constructed using a composite that the company said will not corrode,...

More Microturbines For Melbourne

Capstone Turbine Corp. announced it has received an order for a C600S Signature Series microturbine and four C200S Signature Series microturbines to provide integrated combined heat and power (ICHP) for three office towers in...

Wärtsilä Consortium Supplying Five Power Plants

  Wärtsilä and Indonesian construction company PT PP (Persero) Tbk, were contracted to supply five power plants, totaling 255 MW, to PT PLN, the Indonesian state utility. The consortium will be responsible for the complete engineering,...

Wärtsilä Divests Its Power Drives Business

Wärtsilä has agreed to divest its power drives business to Finland-based The Switch. The divestment will encompass Wärtsilä's medium and low voltage power drives specialized for marine applications. The assets include the company’s test centre...

An Epix Move In Fracking

Last year at about this time, Weir Oil & Gas and Rolls-Royce Power Systems subsidiary MTU, announced plans to establish a joint venture company to oversee the development of a new power system intended to...

Multiyear Deal To Support Israel Utility

In a move intended to help enhance Israel’s long-term energy supply security, Israel Electric Corp., Ltd. (IEC) and GE’s Power Services business have announced a new multiyear services agreement in which GE will support...

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