Home /News /Research-Development News
Research-Development News

UN Sustainable Energy For All announces Global Bioenergy Initiative

SOURCE: Novozymes | 20 May 2015

As part of the 2nd Annual Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL) Forum taking place at United Nations Headquarters this week, a new multi-stakeholder coalition, co-chaired by the UN Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) and the Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials (RSB), announced its intention to speed up the development and deployment of sustainable bioenergy

Wood Group Kenny Supports Industry Leading Oil Spill Containment Project

SOURCE: John Wood Group | 11 May 2015

Wood Group Kenny (WGK) has secured a five year contract with Oil Spill Response (Capping) Ltd (OSRCL) to provide the maintenance support for a key part of a containment toolkit that would be used to control hydrocarbon release in the event of a subsea well control incident.

Linde Successfully Launches Compact Hydrogen Generator Line Called HYDROPRIME(R)

SOURCE: Linde | 08 May 2015

Technology company The Linde Group has successfully launched its new HYDROPRIME(R) plant line of innovative, cost effective hydrogen generators which are based on proven steam methane reforming technology. Hydro-Chem, a division of Linde Engineering North America, announced today that it has tested and proven the reliability and suitability of these units in various applications.

Wood Group Completes Engineering Services For Marine Well Containment Company's Modular Capture Vessels

SOURCE: John Wood Group | 07 May 2015

Wood Group Mustang has completed engineering services for the two Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC) vessels that can be deployed in the event of a deepwater well control incident in the US Gulf of Mexico.

Novozymes To Supply Enzymes To St1 Biofuels In Finland

SOURCE: Novozymes | 05 May 2015

Today, Novozymes announced a deal to supply enzyme technology to a new biorefinery that will be built by St1 Biofuels in Kajaani, Finland. The facility will be co-located at a sawmill site, and will be the first facility in the world to use sawdust from softwood as feedstock to produce cellulosic ethanol at commercial scale.

Increased Cooperation On Exploration In The Barents Sea

SOURCE: Statoil | 21 April 2015

Statoil, Eni Norge, Lundin Norway, OMV and GDF SUEZ will collaborate on solving operational tasks tied to exploration in the Barents Sea.

Siemens Boosts Competitiveness In The Process Industry Through Digitalization

SOURCE: Siemens | 21 April 2015

Based on the slogan "From Integrated Engineering to Integrated Operation – Discover the Potential of Digitalization" Siemens is focusing on the topic of digitalization at the Achema 2015 trade fair.

Rosneft, Pirelli And Synthos To Perform Feasibility Study With Regard To Production Of Synthetic Rubber In Nakhodka

SOURCE: Rosneft | 16 April 2015

Rosneft, Pirelli S.p.A. and Synthos S.A. signed a Memorandum of Understanding with regard to performing a feasibility study in the area of R&D, production and supply of synthetic rubber in the city of Nakhodka within the framework of the FEPCO (Far East Petrochemical Company) petrochemical cluster.

Amec Foster Wheeler Awarded Nuclear Decommissioning Authority Decommissioning And Research Framework Contract

SOURCE: Amec Foster Wheeler | 16 April 2015

Amec Foster Wheeler announces today that it has been awarded a four-year contract by the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA), increasing the range of services it currently provides.

SoCalGas Launches First Power-to-Gas Project In U.S.

SOURCE: Sempra | 13 April 2015

Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) is bringing sci-fi innovation to life and has joined with the Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and the National Fuel Cell Research Center (NFCRC) to launch demonstration projects to create and test a carbon-free, power-to-gas system for the first time ever in the U.S.