Motortech has opened a newly constructed training center at its headquarters in Celle, Germany.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported that natural gas prices at the United Kingdom’s National Balancing Point (NBP) trading hub were US$7.50/MMBtu in late May, a sustained low not seen since late 2010.
The Canadian government has announced mandatory emission standards for major industries, including the stationary engines used to drive gas compressors.
GE has completed the US$550 million acquisition of Cameron’s reciprocating compression business, which had been announced in January.
Enerflex Ltd. of Calgary is buying Axip Energy Services’ international contract compression and processing business for US$430 million in cash.
The Secretaría de Energía de México has projected that imports of U.S. gas, which doubled between 2009 and 2013 to 1.8 Bcfd (51 x 106 m3), will double again by 2018 to 3.8 Bcfd (107 x 106 m3).
The Gas Machinery Research Council has announced training sessions this summer on foundations, applied principles of engines and compressors and engine analysis and reliability.
Sulzer has begun a reorganization to make its Pumps Equipment division more market focused and move the service aspect of the pumps business into a combined Rotating Equipment Services division.