Exterran Partners is acquiring another 162 compression units, totaling 110,000 hp (82 MW), from MidCon Compression for US$135 million.
Kobelco Machinery do Brasil Ltda. (KMB) has begun the marketing of nonstandard compressors (custom-engineered process compressors) in South America from headquarters in Sao Paulo.
Enerflex Ltd. of Calgary has completed its US$430 million purchase of Axip Energy Services’ international contract compression and processing operations, as well as its after-market services business.
Industry companies have formed the Oil and Natural Gas Information Sharing and Analysis Center (ONG-ISAC) to protect infrastructure -- including gas compressor stations -- from cyber-attacks.
The Turbomachinery Laboratory is soliciting original papers for presentation at the 44th Turbomachinery and 31st Pump symposia in Houston on Sept. 14-17, 2015.
Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) is seeking companies to supply and install six gas turbine compressors for the 540 mile (870 km) pipeline it plans to build across Greece, Albania, and the Adriatic Sea to southern Italy.
Compass Compression Services Ltd. and Compass Compression Solutions Inc. will begin construction in July on a 75,000 sq.ft. (6970 m2) plant in Calgary’s Southeast Frontier Industrial Park.
BP and the China National Offshore Oil Corp. (CNOOC) have agreed to a deal for the supply of up to 1.7 million tpy (1.5 million T/yr) of liquefied natural gas (LNG) over 20 years starting in 2019.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) has reported that strong injections recently boosted natural gas working inventories in the contiguous United States to 1606 Bcf (45.5 x 106 m3), but that still was an 11-year low for this time of year.