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BUTTING to supply plates and pipes to the ITER Project

Currently, BUTTING has been involved in the world’s largest experiment in nuclear technology. BUTTING has been awarded the contract to supply plates, plate cuttings and welded square pipes for the International...
03 August 2021
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Fluke expands its Thermalert 4.0 pyrometer series

Global manufacturer Fluke Process Instruments has expanded its Thermalert 4.0 pyrometer series, adding intrinsically safe models and HART protocol as an additional interface option. The rugged, intelligent...
03 August 2021
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An interview with Alex Kobylecky, Metallurgist

One of the most important lessons Alex Kobylecky has learned during her career is to observe, listen, and retain as much information from other people as you can. The learning aspect of her job never ends....
02 August 2021
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SPIROL receives GM Supplier Quality Excellence award

SPIROL has announced the receipt of the 2020 General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award. Two of SPIROL’s locations, SPIROL International Corporation in Danielson, CT, U.S.A. and SPIROL Industries...
30 July 2021
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Bechtel to provide FEED services for CCGT power plant

Delta Offshore Energy (DOE) has awarded Bechtel a contract to provide Front End Engineering Design (FEED) services for a new 3,200 MW combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power plant in the Bac Lieu province,...
29 July 2021
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Lebronze Alloys appoints Alexandra Dumont as first COO

Lebronze Alloys recently announced the appointment of Alexandra Dumont as the first Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Group. Her main mission is to improve the Group performance by focusing on investments,...
28 July 2021
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Hannibal Industries acquired by Nucor Corporation

Nucor Corporation has announced that it has entered into an agreement to purchase Hannibal Industries, Inc. for USD $370 million, which represents 6.9x EBITDA for the trailing-twelve months ended March 2021....
27 July 2021
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Nippon Steel's seamless pipe selected by CCS project

High alloy OCTG seamless pipe from Nippon Steel Corporation has been selected by Equinor, as service provider to the Northern Lights Joint Venture, a carbon dioxide capture and storage (CCS) value chain...
26 July 2021
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Sandvik agrees to acquire DWFritz Automation

Sandvik has signed an agreement to acquire U.S.-based DWFritz Automation Inc., a leading global provider of precision metrology, inspection and assembly solutions for advanced manufacturing. DWFritz Automation...
23 July 2021
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A study on stainless steels & heat exchangers

In a recent study, a cryogenic service heat exchanger that suffered seawater leakage was examined to determine what damage mechanisms were at play. Through maintenance tasks and several rounds of testing,...
22 July 2021