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Wärtsilä Dives Into Digital

Wärtsilä said it will acquire Eniram, a Finnish technology company that produces energy management and analytics solutions for the marine industry. Wärtsilä said the acquisition of Eniram will help it strengthen its digital offering and...

Ener-Core, Dresser-Rand Sign Manufacturing, Sales Agreement

Ener-Core Inc. has signed an agreement with the Dresser-Rand that grants the Dresser-Rand business the exclusive right to manufacture Ener-Core’s power oxidizers within the 1 to 4 MW power capacity range and to sell...

MAN Adds To Caribbean Presence

Two 18.5 MW MAN Diesel & Turbo 48/60 engines were officially commissioned as part of an ongoing partnership with the Caribbean Utilities Company (CUC) and Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor A/S (BWSC). The two engines...

A FleXtra First In Italy

GE’s Distributed Power business and Cefla SC have received an order from Italian utility ACEA Produzione SpA for GE’s first two 9.5 MW Jenbacher J920 FleXtra gas engines to be deployed in Italy. ACEA selected...

Valmet, MFS Sign Gas Turbine Automation Agreement

Valmet, a developer of technologies for the pulp, paper and energy industries, has signed a value-added reseller (VAR) agreement for gas turbine automation with Mechanical Field Support B.V. (MFS), a Dutch company that provides...

GE Travels New Path

GE’s Power Services business introduced its Enhanced Steam Path (ESP) upgrade solution designed to help utilities and industrial operators boost the efficiency and output of their existing combined-cycle power plants. The ESP upgrade solution for...

A First In China For Siemens

Siemens has received its first order from China of SGT-800 gas turbines and the associated generators. The four turbines will be installed in the Shanxi Guoxin Baode and Xiyang decentralized energy projects in Central China....

Shipping Shares To China

Wärtsilä and China State Shipbuilding Corp. (CSSC) announced that Wärtsilä has transferred its 30% shareholding in Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd. (WinGD) to CSSC, one of the largest shipping conglomerates in China. WinGD will...

Adaptive Repair For Turbine Blades

BY ROBERTA PRANDI Hamuel Maschinenbau GmbH & Co. KG, which offers machine tools for turbine blade and blisk manufacturing, recently added the HSTM Hybrid machine designed to offer adaptive and additive manufacturing in one machine. The...

The Gas Turbine Powered Greenhouse

BY MIKE OSENGA The use of cogeneration systems to provide heat and power for greenhouses that grow anything from vegetables to flowers, is somewhat common in Europe mostly using reciprocating engines. It is not as...