Owens Corning has reached an agreement to acquire cellular glass manufacturer Pittsburgh Corning.
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Vallianz Holdings Ltd has secured long-term charter contracts valued at up to US$115 million in total for four vessels.
ExxonMobil has announced it has completed its new polyethylene lines at the Mont Belvieu Plastics Plant in Texas, US.
Following on from the recently announced 2017 2D seismic campaign and the Cape Broyle 3D, the joint venture is now ramping up its 3D seismic acquisition in Newfoundland Labrador with these additional projects, reflecting high customer interest in this region.
CGG has announced the extension, until the end of 2021, of its contract with Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) for the provision of subsurface imaging technology and services at its dedicated processing centre (DPC) in Muscat.
Ashtead Technology has received further endorsement from the UK Accreditation Service (UKAS) for its enhanced range of calibration services.
The Waitsia-3 well will be drilled to a planned maximum total depth of 3706 m MDRT and is forecast to take approximately seven weeks in total to complete.
Galvanic corrosion is a corrosion attack that occurs when two chemically different metals are in electrical contact within a corrosive environment. Michael Harkin, President of FeO, discusses further.
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Oil prices could touch highs last seen in April when the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) convenes its next meeting in Vienna on 25 May, WisdomTree’s Nizam Hamid has said.
Jacobs has announced it is expanding its Cisco relationship to enhance its connectivity solution options in Canada.
Premier has announced that the Zama-1 exploration well in Block 7 in the shallow water Sureste Basin, offshore Mexico has been spudded.
BP has announced first oil from the redeveloped Schiehallion Area, following completion of the multi-billion-pound Quad 204 project.
The Polish Oil and Gas Co. has called for the European Commission to fine Gazprom and create competitive conditions on the gas market.
NDT Global has announced two senior appointments – Aogan O'hAolain as Chief Financial Officer and Diarmuid Leahy as Chief People Officer.
Nakilat has assumed full ship management and operations of Q-Flex LNG carrier Onaiza from STASCo.
The rig was named Heydar Aliyev at a ceremony in Azerbaijan by the President of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev.
Russia’s Gazprom has apparently rejected sharing its resources on the Yamal Peninsula with domestic rival Novatek.
M2 Subsea has secured its first contract award, which is valued in excess of £1 million.
Wild Well Control Inc. has purchased subsea capping equipment from Shell EP Wells Equipment Services B.V.
Jordan Petroleum Refinery Co. has awarded a technology supply contract to UOP, for the planned expansion of the kingdom’s sole refinery at Zarqa, close to Amman.
Total and Mauritania have signed an exploration and production contract to perform exploration works on Block C7, which covers an area of 7300 km2.
Eddyfi Technologies has announced its acquisition of TSC Inspection Systems.