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BASF To Expand Compounding Capacities For Engineering Plastics In Europe

SOURCE: BASF | 27 November 2015

BASF is expanding the compounding capacities for engineering plastics in Europe. Presumably from 2017 it will be possible to additionally produce up to 70,000 metric tons per year of Ultramid® (PA: polyamide) and Ultradur® (PBT: polybutylene terephthalate) at the Schwarzheide site, Germany.

Aker Solutions Wins Maintenance And Modifications Contract From BP In Norway

SOURCE: Aker Solutions | 26 November 2015

Aker Solutions won a framework agreement to provide maintenance and modifications services at BP-operated oil and gas fields offshore Norway.

Wood Group Wins $90 Million Contract In Iraq

SOURCE: John Wood Group | 26 November 2015

Wood Group has won a new contract worth approximately $90 million to deliver services to one of the world's leading blue-chip international oil companies (IOC) in Iraq. Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) will provide project management for an onshore facility under the three year contract, which is effective immediately.

SNC-Lavalin Awarded Wastewater Treatment Project For Qatargas Laffan Refinery 2

SOURCE: SNC-Lavalin | 26 November 2015

SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a contract by Qatargas for a Water Recycling Facility at its Laffan Refinery 2 plant in Ras Laffan Industrial City, Qatar. SNC-Lavalin is providing engineering, procurement, supply, construction and commissioning services for the Recycling Facility to handle treated industrial water from the Laffan Refineries 1 and 2

Qedi Wins Commissioning Contract From Apache North Sea Limited

SOURCE: Amec Foster Wheeler | 25 November 2015

qedi, Amec Foster Wheeler's completions and commissioning provider, announces today that it has been awarded a commissioning contract from Apache North Sea for the brownfield modifications on all their North Sea assets. This will include the provision of ad-hoc commissioning management services such as technical resources, commissioning expertise and qedi's GoTechnology® solutions.

BG Group Starts Commercial Operations From QCLNG Train 2 In Australia.

SOURCE: BG Group | 25 November 2015

BG Group (LSE: BG.L), a world leader in exploration and LNG, today announces that commercial operations began from the second train at its Queensland Curtis LNG (QCLNG) plant. QGC, BG Group's Australian subsidiary, has also assumed control of Train 2 from Bechtel Australia, which built the facility.

KBR Awarded Contract For G2 LNG's Grassroots LNG Liquefaction Facility In Louisiana

SOURCE: KBR | 24 November 2015

KBR Inc. (NYSE: KBR) announced today that the company has been awarded a contract by G2 LNG, LLC (G2 LNG).

Technip Awarded Contract To Supply Reformer For STAR Hydrogen Plant

SOURCE: Technip | 24 November 2015

Technip has been awarded a lump sum contract to supply its proprietary technology, detailed engineering and procurement services for a reformer for a hydrogen plant. The plant is located near the STAR Aegean Refinery to be built in Izmir, Aliaga, Turkey.

CB&I Announces EPC Award For Liwa Plastics Project

SOURCE: CB&I | 23 November 2015

CB&I (NYSE:CBI) today announced a joint venture between CB&I and CTCI Corporation, Taiwan, has received a notice of intention of award valued at approximately $2.8 billion from Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Company (Orpic) to provide engineering, procurement and construction for cracker Package 1

A Tough Reality For The Industry

SOURCE: Statoil | 23 November 2015

Global challenges and new opportunities in the energy market will create a turning point for the industry, says Statoil CEO Eldar Sætre at the Statoil Autumn Conference.