August 2013

We Are In Kansas, After All

We Are In Kansas, After All

Siemens Energy has been awarded a contract by Kansas Municipal Energy Agency (KMEA) for the supply of three SGT-400 gas turbines and generators that will be installed at the Jameson Energy Center in western Kansas, U.S.A.

Beating The Heat

Everest Sciences Corp., a provider of air cooling and handling solutions for the oil and gas, power generation, chemical production and other industries, announced its CleanChill turbine pre-cooling system.

South Korea Plant Goes Online

South Korea Plant Goes Online

Siemens Energy and its partner, GS Engineering & Construction (GS E&C), have passed over the Dangjin 3 (formerly Bugok 3) combined-cycle power plant to the South Korean power utility GS EPS Co. Ltd.

Wood Group Gets Deal In Myanmar

Wood Group GTS has received a one-year, US$13 million contract from Myanmar-based power company to overhaul and upgrade three GE Frame 6B gas turbines in operation in the country's Yangon region.

Wärtsilä Laying Down The Propulsion

Wärtsilä has received an order to supply the propulsion systems for six new offshore pipe-laying vessels being built by IHC Merwede, a global provider of vessels and equipment.

Handing Over The Reins

Handing Over The Reins

Siemens Energy and its partner, GS Engineering & Construction, have passed over the Dangjin 3 (formerly Bugok 3) combined-cycle power plant to the South Korean power utility GS EPS Co. Ltd.

Expanding Services

Wood Group GTS has expanded its gas turbine service line and now offers maintenance, repair and overhaul for Solar Mars and Siemens SGT 200 (Tornado) dry low emissions and SGT 100 (Typhoon) gas turbines.

Testing Wide Range Of Applications

Testing Wide Range Of Applications

Meggitt Sensing Systems has launched the Endevco model 7253D triaxial Isotron accelerometer, designed for applications requiring the measurement of shock and vibration simultaneously in three mutually perpendicular axes.

GE Receives EPA ‘Mobile Certification’

GE Receives EPA ‘Mobile Certification’

GE announced that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has certified two of the company’s Waukesha natural gas-fueled engine models for mobile, non-road applications.

Powering Liberty

Powering Liberty

Siemens Energy has received an order for the supply of two power plant units with H-class gas turbines for the Liberty combined-cycle power plant in Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

Adding To The Grid

Adding To The Grid

Cruise Control

MAN Diesel & Turbo has received an order from Meyer Werft to supply 10 V48/60 type engines with diesel-electric propulsion systems for two new cruise vessels operated by U.S.-based cruise liner company Norwegian Cruise Line.

Standing By At Grand Central

Standing By At Grand Central

Caterpillar will provide equipment for emergency standby power generation to New York City's historic Grand Central Terminal, operated by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA).

Oil Pump Sets En Route To Colombian Pipeline

Fairbanks Morse Engine, an EnPro Industries company, has received an order from Ecopetrol, the primary oil and gas producer in Colombia, to supply five, two-stroke, opposed-piston (OP), dual-fuel, engine-driven crude oil pump sets and auxiliary equipment for the Ayachucho-Covenas pipeline.

Add 6 MW To That

Capstone Turbine Corp. announced a follow-on order for an additional 6 MW from an interstate pipeline and midstream company in the Mid-Atlantic area in the United States.

Propelled Fire Fighting

Voith will provide Voith Schneider propellers and turbo couplings for two fireboats designed by Robert Allan Ltd. for the Port of Long Beach, California, U.S.A. With a water pumping capacity of more than 151 416 L/min.

Major Russia Order For Siemens

Major Russia Order For Siemens

Siemens will deliver the key components for a power station that will supply electricity and heat for the future Yamal liquefied natural gas (LNG) production plant in Northern Russia.

EPA Reconsidering Some RICE NESHAP Regs

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said it will reconsider part of its final amendments to the National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) for Reciprocating Internal Combustion Engines (RICE) and New Source Performance Standards for Stationary Internal Combustion Engines.

Upon Further Analysis

Ametek Process Instruments has received a US$4.6 million contract to supply UV process gas analyzers for the Abu Dhabi Gas Development Co.’s (Al Hosn Gas) Shah Gas Field project.

New Distributor For Johnson Matthey Product

Johnson Matthey’s Stationary Emissions Control (SEC) group has appointed MurCal, Palmdale, California, U.S.A., as a distributor of its three-way catalyst elements and housing for stationary diesel and gas engines.

Multi-Layer, Multi-Function

Multi-Layer, Multi-Function

MAN Diesel & Turbo will supply the main generator sets for a multi-layer vessel commenced by Lloyd Werft Bremerhaven AG for British client, Ceona. The Ceona Amazon will be equipped with 2 X 9L32/44CR+4 X 8L32/44CR main gen-sets, providing a 28 MW output.