Archive of: Compressor News



June 2014

GE Finalizes Cameron Recip Purchase

GE has completed the US$550 million acquisition of Cameron’s reciprocating compression business, which had been announced in January.

June 2014

Enerflex Boosts Global Compression Business

Enerflex Ltd. of Calgary is buying Axip Energy Services’ international contract compression and processing business for US$430 million in cash.

June 2014

Mexico to Double Imports of U.S. Gas

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).

May 2014

GMRC Schedules Three Courses

The Gas Machinery Research Council has announced training sessions this summer on foundations, applied principles of engines and compressors and engine analysis and reliability.

May 2014

Sulzer Creates Rotating Equipment Unit

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.

May 2014

U.S. Producers Target Wet Gas Production

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) says the relatively high value of hydrocarbon liquids has driven producers to focus on wet gas production.

May 2014

Miratech Acquired, Gets Silencer Assets

Audax Private Equity has acquired Miratech Corp. and augmented it with the silencing business of another company it owns, Phillips & Temro Industries (PTI).

May 2014

CDM Opens Houston Training Facility

CDM Resource Management has completed a 16,000 sq.ft. (1486 m2) training facility at Consulate Plaza Drive near Houston International Airport Houston as part of its enhanced training program initiative.

May 2014

Business Slips for Exterran in early 2014

Exterran Holdings Inc. said its earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization were US$144.8 million for the first quarter compared to US$154.4 million for the fourth quarter 2013 and US$146.1 million for the first quarter 2013.

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