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February 2014

GMRC Schedules Dallas Workshops

The Gas Machinery Research Council will conduct three workshops at Dallas for compression industry professionals in late April.

February 2014

Exterran’s Fabrication Backlog Grows

Exterran Holdings Inc. said its fabrication bookings jumped to US$402.9 million in the fourth quarter of 2013, compared to US$276.2 million for the third quarter and US$284 million in the same period of 2012.

February 2014

EIA Pessimistic on GTL Plants

The U.S. Energy Information Administration said poor economics will prevent the construction of any large-scale gas-to-liquids (GTL) plants in the U.S. through 2040, although small ones might be built.

February 2014

USA Compression Places Orders

USA Compression Partners acquired 40,000 hp (30 MW) of midstream and gas lift compression units in the fourth quarter of 2013, bringing its fleet to about 1.2 million hp (895 MW), and has ordered 180,000 hp (134 MW) of compression for delivery this year.

February 2014

Vibration Monitoring Box Receives Key Approval

IMI Sensors (IMI), a division of PCB Piezotronics Inc., has received CSA approval of its Echo Wireless Vibration Monitoring System (model CS672A01) for vibration monitoring in Class 1 Division 2 Hazardous Area applications.

February 2014

Emerson Introduces Vapor Recovery Units

Vilter Manufacturing, a subsidiary Emerson Climate Technologies, said its latest generation of vapor recovery units (VRUs) use hermetically sealed scroll compressors that require low oil flows.

February 2014

Bolivia to Get GE’s ICL Compressors

GE Oil & Gas has made the first Latin American sale of its advanced ICL compressors to Total S.A., which will use two of the single-stage units at a new compressor station for the Incahuasi project in Bolivia.

February 2014

GE Starts Downstream Tech Solutions

GE has launched a downstream technology solutions (DTS) business to supply equipment and services more efficiently to the US$10 billion refining, petrochemical, industrial and distributed gas segments.

January 2014

Valerus Gets Work on Two Stations

Valerus Field Solutions has received a US$62 million contract to provide engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning of two compressor stations in Doddridge County, West Virginia, for Crestwood Midstream Partners.

Cat Issues Upgrade For G3516 LE Engines January 2014

Cat Issues Upgrade For G3516 LE Engines

Caterpillar Oil & Gas has released a low-emission upgrade kit for select G3516 LE petroleum engines used in gas compression applications.

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