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Industry Leaders Join Energy Drone Coalition 2017 Advisory Board

January 13, 2017 - in Energy, Events

Houston, Texas – Energy Drone Coalition, a ground-breaking resource with events, news and market intelligence that focuses specifically on collaboration within the rapidly emerging drone/UAV technology being utilized and developed for the oil & gas,…

Amec Foster Wheeler to Work on Simulator to Validate ITER Reactor and Train Operators

January 11, 2017 - in Energy

Amec Foster Wheeler announces today that it has been appointed to carry out design development work on an integrated plant simulator for the ITER nuclear…

Atkins Progresses with Prime Job in Oman to Meet Power Demand Requirements of 2021

January 9, 2017 - in Energy

Earlier this year, Oman Power and Water Procurement Co. (OPWP), member of Nama group, appointed Atkins Power & Renewables to provide technical advisory…

Thailand’s New Substations will Improve the Electrical Power System Reliability for Bangkok’s Growing Industrial Base

January 6, 2017 - in Energy

Thailand (6 January 2017) – The Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) is rolling out a series of electrical power system substation and transmission projects that will significantly improve the reliability of electricity supply for industrial…

Fluor Awarded Refinery Project in Chile

January 6, 2017 - in Energy, Oil & Gas

IRVING, Texas - Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that it was awarded a contract by Empresa Nacional del Petróleo (ENAP) for the engineering, procurement and construction of a new process unit at its Biobío refinery in Chile. Fluor booked the…

A Scientist from Kazakhstan Invents a Wind Turbine 1.5 Times More Powerful than Comparable Turbines

January 3, 2017 - in Energy, Renewables

Marat Issekeyev, a scientist from Kazakhstan, has invented a cheap wind turbine that can generate almost 1.5 times more electricity than comparable turbines. Mr. Issekeyev, who holds a PhD degree in Engineering, has won the Future Energy national competition…

AECOM, EnergySolutions Joint Venture Wins San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station Decommissioning Contract

December 28, 2016 - in Energy

LOS ANGELES  — AECOM (NYSE:ACM), a premier, fully integrated global infrastructure firm, and EnergySolutions, a nuclear waste management and decommissioning services firm, announced today they have been selected as the decommissioning general contractor…

Bechtel, U.S. Department of Energy Agree On Terms to Complete First Phase of Nuclear Waste Treatment Plant

December 19, 2016 - in Energy

The U.S. Department of Energy today announced agreement on contract terms with Bechtel that will incentivize treatment of liquid radioactive waste from nuclear weapons production to begin by January 2022. Bechtel will complete and commission the first phase…

Veolia Nuclear Solutions works with Idaho National Laboratory (INL) to Demonstrate New Disposition Path for Radioactive Contaminated Reactive Metal Waste Streams

December 19, 2016 - in Energy

Veolia Nuclear Solutions announced the successful demonstration of their GeoMelt® In-Container Vitrification (ICV)™ process for treatment of reactive metals. Veolia, under contract with Idaho National Laboratory (owned by the U.S. Department of Energy and…

Arup Joins with Australasia LNG to Help Meet Rising Power Demand in Indonesia

December 15, 2016 - in Energy

Arup has been commissioned by PT Australasia LNG Indonesia (AALNG) to support the development of a new 2.4 MTPA liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal, bringing greater energy security to East Java. Arup will deliver Pre-Front End Engineering Design (FEED) for…