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Hybrid Foundation Developed for Recips

New Recip Control Released

Keeping It Cool

Rolls-Royce said BG Group has selected the Trent 60 DLE industrial gas turbine as the driver for the main refrigeration compressors in the proposed Lake Charles LNG Export project in Louisiana.

LNG Exports Would Raise NatGas Prices

The Energy Information Administration (EIA) says exports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the United States inevitably would increase natural gas prices for domestic consumers.

Lauber Named CEO At MAN Diesel & Turbo

Uwe Lauber has been named chairman of the executive board of MAN Diesel & Turbo.

Seabed Compressor Ready for Tests

Statoil said the world’s first subsea wet gas compressor station is ready for final testing before being installed next year at Gullfaks C field in the North Sea.

EIA Sees Ample U.S. Gas Inventories

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) has reported that privately-owned gas inventories will be 3532 Bcf (100 x 109 m3) on Oct. 31, lower than at this point a year ago but more than adequate for the coming winter.

USA Compression Fleet Up 24%

USA Compression Partners (USAC) has reported its fleet totaled1.4 million hp (1044 MW) on Sept. 30, up 24% from the third quarter of 2013.

Exterran Gets Oklahoma Equipment Order

Exterran has signed an agreement with Woodford Express LLC for a natural gas processing project.

Exterran’s C-Series Gas Compression Packages

Exterran recently launched its C-Series line of configurable compression packages, pre-engineered with a wide range of configuration options.

Measuring Hydrogen In Contaminant Gas Streams

H2scan Corp. has signed a long-term supply agreement with ABB.

Open Call For Papers / Abstracts

The Gas Processors Association is looking for speakers for its 2015 Convention April 12-15, 2015, in San Antonio, Texas.

New Dynamometer Facility

Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) has opened a high-horsepower engine dynamometer facility.

Cat Enhances G3600 Series Engines

Hoerbiger Names Senior VP, OEM Department Head

Hoerbiger Corp. of America, Inc. has hired John Metcalf as its senior vice president and head of OEM Sales and Engineering.

Cove Point LNG Export Project Approved

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has authorized Dominion to convert its Cove Point, Maryland, liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal on the Chesapeake Bay into a 5.75 million Tpy export facility.

GE Launches NovaLT16 Gas Turbine

GE has launched its 16.5 MW gas turbine (NovaLT16) for compression and power generation applications in the oil and gas industry.

Belgium Refinery Orders GE Compressors

GE Oil & Gas will provide a variety of compressors for an off-gas expansion project as part of Total’s US$1.3 billion expansion of its Antwerp, Belgium, refinery complex.

Siemens Acquiring Dresser-Rand

Siemens is acquiring Dresser-Rand for US$7.6 billion, filling out its portfolio of compressors, steam turbines, gas turbines and engines.

Siemens, Sulzer Vie For Dresser-Rand

Financial publications have reported that Siemens and Sulzer are in competition to acquire compressor and turbine manufacturer Dresser-Rand.

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