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New well integrity awareness program offers close-up of well safety

Pictured during a recent Well Life Cycle & Well Integrity Awareness Programme are delegates working hands-on with an actual pressurised surface Christmas tree at the SIMMONS EDECO base in Great Yarmouth, England.

SIMMONS EDECO, a supplier of wellhead and valve maintenance, asset integrity solutions and onshore drilling services to the global oil and gas industry, announced the launch of its Well Life Cycle & Well Integrity Awareness Program. The new course is designed to give participants a greater understanding of the life cycle of a well, as well as the systems and processes required to maintain superior well integrity. Although it is beneficial for anyone working in the oil and gas industry, it is particularly relevant to those working in close proximity, such as production operators and offshore installation managers. Coordinators, planners and support staff involved with well maintenance and integrity activities also benefit.

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Rice Pipe Integrity Products launches WeldFit Energy Group’s Pipeline Equipment in Canada

Rice Engineering and Operating Ltd., through its Pipe Integrity Products Division, has extended its pipeline equipment product portfolio with the launch of WeldFit Energy Group’s pioneering pipeline equipment including extruded hot tap and line stop fittings, construction and repair products including saddles and sleeves, horizontal automated and traditional pigging systems along with custom manufactured extruded headers and manifolds.

The WeldFit line-up of products will complement Rice’s existing line of Plidco – The Pipeline Development Company’s bolted-only or back-welded pipeline repair/maintenance products, connectors and hot tapping and line plugging products. Rice is now able to offer customers rapid and dependable delivery of a full range of pipeline equipment in order to minimize customers’ costly downtime.

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First Nations alliance supports federal LNG approval

The First Nations LNG Alliance (FNLNGA) supports the federal government's approval of the Pacific NorthWest LNG project in Prince Rupert, B.C., based on the proponent meeting 190 stringent conditions to mitigate environmental impacts. The prominence placed on meaningful First Nations consultation and engagement demonstrates a proactive approach by the federal government and is a historic step that will set a precedent for future projects.

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Canada's energy future stronger thanks to LNG approval

The Government of Canada's approval of the Pacific Northwest liquefied natural gas (PNW LNG) project will open Canadian energy to new global markets, striking a balance between growing the national prosperity generated by Canada's energy sector while delivering on government's commitment to lower global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

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Federal government approves Pacific NorthWest LNG project

Premier Christy Clark issues a statement about Canada’s approval of Pacific NorthWest LNG facility proposed for northwest British Columbia. Pictured L-R: Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr, Federal Environment Minister Catherine McKenna, Premier Christy Clark, and Fisheries Minister Dominic Leblanc. – Province of British Columbia, via flickr - used under Creative Commons license https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/legalcode

The Government of Canada has announced the conditional approval of a major liquefied natural gas facility on the British Columbia coast.

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Portable magnetometer offers fast, simple measurements for lubricant testing

The FerroCheck 2000 is a portable magnetometer offering accuracy and convenience for total ferrous measurement of in-service lubricating oils.

The FerroCheck portable magnetometer from Spectro Scientific provides accuracy and convenience in measurement of total ferrous wear particulates in lubricating fluids. FerroCheck enables users to perform accurate measurements of ferrous wear particles, both in the field, and in the lab where it can be used to analyze gearbox, transmission and other fluids in fleet and industrial maintenance applications.

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TransCanada pitches purchase of Columbia Pipeline Partners

TransCanada Corporation has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Columbia Pipeline Group, Inc. has offered to acquire, for cash, all of the 53,843,466 outstanding common units of the master limited partnership, Columbia Pipeline Partners, LP at a price of US$15.75 per common unit. The offer price represents an 11.3 per cent premium to the 30 day average closing price on September 23, 2016.

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Repeatable, precise injection volumes from monitor and control package

SignalFire Chemical Injection Monitoring and Control Package maintains the appropriate dosage frequency at the desired flow rate based on changing well conditions.

SignalFire Wireless Telemetry offers a Chemical Injection Monitoring and Control Package that provides control, operational visibility and diagnostic system monitoring capabilities over the chemical injection process for optimized results at lowest cost functionality.

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Heavy-duty LVIT inductive linear postion sensors

LRL-27 Series LVIT Linear Position Sensor for extended ranges.

Alliance Sensors Group has expanded its sensor product offering by adding to its line the LRL-27 Series of long-stroke LVIT position sensors. These are contactless devices designed for factory automation systems and a variety of heavy duty industrial or commercial applications. Operating from a variety of DC voltages, the LRL-27 series offer a choice of four analog outputs, and all units include ASG's proprietary SenSet field scalability feature. With their compact yet robust design, superior performance, and excellent stroke-to-length ratio, LRL-27 sensors are ideal for industrial and OEM position sensing applications.

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Eaton GH100 and GH101 hoses for high-percentage biodiesel blend and high-temperature oil applications

Unlike standard fuel hoses that only last 1-2 years in both high-percentage biodiesel blend and high-temperature applications, GH100 and GH101 hoses are tested and engineered for maximum performance, thanks to a unique polymer that more effectively resists degradation.

Power management company Eaton has announced the launch of the GH100 and GH101 hoses for high-percentage biodiesel blend and high-temperature oil applications. Unlike standard fuel hoses that only last 1-2 years, Eaton’s GH100 and GH101 solutions are engineered for maximum performance in systems with a variety of fuel types, featuring a unique polymer that more effectively resists degradation.

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