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Cause of 2016 ExxonMobil Refinery Fire Found

Tuesday, 19 September 2017  |  Chris Guy

The U.S. Chemical Safety Board released a safety bulletin on the November 22, 2016 fire that severely burned four workers at the ExxonMobil refinery i...

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Flowserve Names David Wilson President, Industrial Products Division

4 DAYS AGO

Flowserve Corporation has appointed David Wilson as president, Industrial Products Division (IPD). Wilson succeeds Tom Pajonas, executive vice president, Global Operations, and interim president, IPD, who announced his year-end retirement plans earlier in the year.

Wilson is a veteran of the flow contr...

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MRC Global Renews Enterprise Framework Agreement with Shell

7 DAYS AGO

MRC Global (US) Inc. has renewed an Enterprise Framework Agreement with Shell Global Solutions International B.V. Under this agreement , MRC Global will stock and distribute mechanical valves to Shell for its operated upstream, midstream and downstream assets for maintenance, repair and operation (MRO...

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Cause of 2016 ExxonMobil Refinery Fire Found

-1 DAYS AGO

The U.S. Chemical Safety Board released a safety bulletin on the November 22, 2016 fire that severely burned four workers at the ExxonMobil refinery in Baton Rouge, LA.

The fire occurred during maintenance activities when operators inadvertently removed bolts that secured a piece of pressure-containing...

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Energy Company Looking at Sites for Hydroelectric Storage

3 DAYS AGO

Dominion Energy Virginia is moving forward with its plan to study the feasibility of a $2 billion pumped hydroelectric storage facility in the coalfield region of southwest Virginia by conducting in-depth studies of two potential sites. The company currently is considering two possible locations for t...

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Harvey Caused Steep Drop in U.S. Industrial Output

20 HOURS AGO

Industrial production declined 0.9% in August following six consecutive monthly gains. Hurricane Harvey is estimated to have reduced the rate of change in total output by roughly 0.75%. The index for manufacturing decreased 0.3%; storm-related effects appear to have reduced the rate of change in facto...

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Empire State Manufacturing Shows Strong Growth in September

20 HOURS AGO

Business activity continued to grow strongly in New York State, according to firms responding to the September 2017 Empire State Manufacturing Survey . The headline general business conditions index held steady at 24.4. The new orders index rose four points to 24.9 and the shipments index climbed four...

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Emerson Supplying Second-Largest Wastewater Treatment Plant in the United States

Massachusetts Water Resources Authority has selected Emerson Process Management to replace outdated HMI (human machine interface) systems at the Deer Island Wastewater Treatment Plant with its Ovation technology. The new interface will make it easier for operators to effectively control daily operation and help ensure regulatory compliance.

The Deer Island Treatment Plant, in operation since 1995, is the second-largest wastewater treatment plant in the United States. It serves 43 Boston-area communities and is the centerpiece of MWRA’s $3.8 billion program to protect Boston Harbor against pollution from the metropolitan area’s sewer systems.

Source: Emerson Process Management

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