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David Paradis Named President of Weir Flow Control Division

2 DAYS AGO

The Weir Group PLC has appointed David Paradis to its group executive as president of the Weir Flow Control Division. He will take up this new role on January 23, 2017. Paradis succeeds John Heasley who was appointed Weir Group CFO in October 2016.

Paradis is currently president of Weir Oil & Gas&r...

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GE, Transocean Announce Performance-Based Service Agreement

4 DAYS AGO

GE Oil & Gas has secured a new contractual service agreement (CSA), valued at approximately $180 million, with Transocean. Under the agreement , GE will provide condition-based monitoring and maintenance services for pressure control equipment on seven of Transocean’s rigs over the next 10 t...

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$4.17B Canadian Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Approved

3 DAYS AGO

Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain Expansion Project has received its environmental certificate from British Columbia, Canada. The proposed $4.17 billion Trans Mountain Expansion Project would increase the capacity of the pipeline to 890,000 barrels per day. The current capacity of the pipeline is 3...

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New Upstream Oil & Gas Industry Projects to Double in 2017

4 DAYS AGO

Wood Mackenzie forecasts the investment cycle will show the first signs of growth in 2017 since 2014 and final investment decisions (FIDs) will double , compared with 2016.

Malcolm Dickson, a principal analyst for Upstream Oil and Gas for Wood Mackenzie, said: "2017 will demonstrate how efficient the o...

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World Bank: U.S. Could Boost Global Economy in 2017

3 DAYS AGO

Global growth for 2017 is projected at 2.7%, 0.1% lower than the June 2016 forecast, and 0.4% higher than the estimate for 2016. Going forward, according to the World Bank, global growth is projected to pick up modestly, reaching 2.9% by 2018.

Downside risks to global growth include increasing policy u...

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Implementing Factory of the Future Will Reduce Conversion Costs 40%

4 DAYS AGO

Investments in the factory of the future will pay off, and industrial companies that begin implementation today will save up to 40% of their conversion costs in ten years. To succeed, however, manufacturers have to leverage the potential of modular production concepts and new technologies, as well a...

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1995 Articles

FALL 1995
Metallurgical Failure Analysis of Valves & Valve Components
By Edward Bravenic

The Status of the World Economy & the European Valve Industry
By Werner Engelhardt

Product Liability Reform: A Step Toward Relief
By Brooke C. Stoddard

Safety Valve Maintenance: A Key to Plant Safety
By Wallace M. Landers


SUMMER 1995
Clean Air Act Update: Fugitive Emissions & Valve Standards
By James W. Adams

Metrication: Name Changes & More
By Brooke C. Stoddard

Pitfalls of Gasket Selection
By David Hart

Recent Advances in In-Situ Testing & Non-Intrusive Condition Monitoring of Valves
By M.K. Au-Yang


SPRING 1995
Transient Effects on Valve Performance

By Marvin E. Beasley, P.E.

The Dangers of Counterfeit Valve Parts
By Joseph H. Steinke & Jason S. Abboud

Bar Coding: The Little Stripes March Into Valve Factories
By Brooke C. Stoddard

International Standardization--Changing the Future of the Oil & Gas Industry
By Andrew J Bergman & R.T. "Bud" Weightman


WINTER 1995
TVA and VMA Working Together: Partnering in the 90s

By Therese M Draddy

Part-Turn Valve & Actuator Standardization
By Chuck M. Simchera

Imitation Valve Parts: You Get What You Pay For
By Philip L. Skousen

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