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AUMA supplied the electric valve actuation technology to EDF’s record-breaking Bouchain combined-cycle power plant.

AUMA Foundation Fieldbus actuators support the world’s

EDF’s new-generation combined-cycle power plant (CCPP) in Bouchain, France, deploys electric actuators from AUMA for its challenging valve automation tasks. The plant uses a single GE 9HA gas turbine and...
24 March 2017
Industry 4.0 for pneumatics

Industry 4.0 for pneumatics

Emerson has announced the introduction of an IO-Link® communication option, expanding the ASCO Numatics 580 Series fieldbus electronics platform. For use with the ASCO Numatics 500 Series valve islands,...
24 March 2017

Amec won BSP Contract

Amec Foster Wheeler has announced that it has been awarded a major contract by Brunei Shell Petroleum SdnBhd (BSP) for the rejuvenation of assets in Brunei.

The work includes concept, Front End...
24 March 2017
HDM Rotary Valve for Industries

HDM Rotary Valve for Industries

A Heavy Duty Modular rotary valve has been designed using finite element analysis to make the housing even more robust. A new casting pouring method has been used to improve external finish and casting...
24 March 2017
Digital Program enhances business growth

Digital Program enhances business growth

Metso has set up a Digital Program to accelerate the company to a new level in digital capabilities, required to succeed in the future of minerals processing and flow control. Metso's ambition is to become...
24 March 2017
Flowserve release Performance!Nxt

Flowserve release Performance!Nxt

Flowserve has announced the latest release of Performance!Nxt, the industry's foremost control valve sizing, selection and project management software. Following are the details about the new products,...
23 March 2017
EDF signs agreement with Simmons

EDF signs agreement with Simmons

Simmons Edeco has announced that it has entered into a framework agreement with EDF Energy to maintain its gas storage facilities in Cheshire, England.

Simmons Edeco is providing a range of wellhead...
23 March 2017
ChemPharma showcases FKX 9000

ChemPharma showcases FKX 9000

Crane ChemPharma & Energy has announced its participation in the Offshore Mediterranean Conference & Expo, March 29–31. (Hall 2, Stand N31 in the Pala De Andre), in which Crane will showcase its...
23 March 2017
ValvTech achieved Safety Milestone

ValvTech achieved Safety Milestone

ValvTechnologies Europe, the leading service provider for control, safety relief, parallel slide gate and manual valves across Europe, Africa and the Middle East, has announced its achievement of five-year...
23 March 2017
Piezo actuators for cryogenic environments

Piezo actuators for cryogenic environments

Cryogenic environments below −150 °C have tough requirements on materials and equipment in general working under those conditions. Piezo actuators are no exception here. Some metals get brittle if temperatures...
22 March 2017
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