Two thread sealant products from Federal Process Corporation - high-density PTFE tape by Thred Taper and EverSeal 183 pre-applied liquid thread sealant - are approved for use in propane motor fuel tanks in the U.S. and Canada, after recently earning the LP gas systems certification from Underwriters Laboratories of Canada (ULC). Thred Taper PTFE tape and EverSeal 183 thread sealant now comply with the CAN/ULC-S642 Standard for Compounds and Tapes for Threaded Pipe Joints.
Brooks Instrument, a world leader in precision fluid measurement and control technology, has added a new FOUNDATION Fieldbus transmitter to its popular MT3809 variable area (VA) flow meter, making it easier for users to integrate the unit into their automation control systems for more efficient data capture and digital communication across the plant enterprise.
Nigeria Liquid Natural Gas (NLNG) has purchased two Grove GMK5130-2 all-terrain cranes. The company runs one of the world's largest gas liquefaction plants, from its facility on Bonny Island, Nigeria. The two 130 t capacity cranes will be used for plant maintenance and construction work.
ABB will integrate the Baldor Electric Canada company name into its global ABB brand as a part of its Next Level strategy, which includes harmonizing different ABB-owned brands under the global ABB master brand. Beginning March 1, 2018, Baldor Electric Canada, a member of the ABB group for more than seven years, will be known as ABB Motor and Mechanical (Canada) Inc.
Siemens' Dresser-Rand business recently commissioned an LNGo-HP (high-pressure) micro-scale natural gas liquefaction system for Altagas Ltd. in Dawson Creek, British Columbia, Canada. The modular, expandable LNGo technology enables efficient installation, especially in a demanding environment like Dawson Creek. The Dawson Creek facility, with a capacity of approximately 30,000 gallons of LNG per day, commenced production on January 25, 2018.
Canadians understand that a clean environment and a strong economy go hand in hand. The Government of Canada is committed to growing the economy; creating good middle-class jobs; and taking action that ensures a safe climate, healthy environment, and prosperous future for our children and grandchildren.
TransCanada Corporation has successfully completed its second binding expansion capacity Open Season at the Empress/McNeill Export Delivery Point on its NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) System in 2018. NGTL offered 280 million cubic feet per day of firm service, targeted to commence in November 2021. The Open Season closed on March 15, 2018, and was oversubscribed, with an average awarded contract term of approximately 22 years.
Enbridge does not expect a material impact to its previously disclosed financial guidance over the 2018-2020 horizon as a result of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) revised policy statement on interstate pipeline tax allowance recovery in Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs) nor from FERC's Notice of Proposed Rule-Making (NOPR).
Steelhead LNG's development of a natural gas pipeline and ongoing gas supply discussions to support the Kwispaa LNG facility will benefit from the strategic and relationship leadership of former Terasen CEO R.L (Randy) Jespersen who has been appointed Executive Chairman, Pipeline. Mr. Jespersen joins Steelhead LNG's Leadership Team and will sit on its Board of Directors.
Kinder Morgan Canada following the successful completion of the first four tanks and commencement of service in January, is pleased to announce that two additional tanks at the Base Line Terminal are available for service ahead of schedule, starting March 13th. The two tanks add an additional 800,000 barrels of crude storage to the 1.6 million barrels currently in operation.
Well Master Corporation, headquartered in Golden, Colorado, is pleased to announce the acquisition of T-RAM Canada Inc. Well Master Corporation engineers, manufactures, and distributes durable and innovative plunger lift systems, including proprietary technologies for optimized horizontal well production. T-RAM Canada Inc. is a leading provider of optimization solutions in the western Canadian oil & gas industry. The acquisition of T-RAM Canada by Well Master Corporation represents a unique opportunity for both companies to leverage strengths and opportunities in the both the U.S. and Canadian oil & gas markets.
Ditch Witch recognized Robbin Womack of Ditch Witch of Houston with the 2017 Lowell Highfill Award – the organization's most prestigious award for salespeople worldwide. This award is presented annually to the top individual salesperson in the global Ditch Witch organization for his/her superior product knowledge and performance in promoting and marketing Ditch Witch products, jobsite solutions and services.
Equipment Sales & Service Limited (ESS) has been recognized for overall business performance and sustained growth with the prestigious Canada's Best Managed Companies designation. The 2018 Best Managed program award winners are among the best-in-class of Canadian owned and managed companies with revenues over $15 million demonstrating strategy, capability and commitment to achieve sustainable growth. Having achieved the Best Managed designation for seven consecutive years, ESS joins an elite group of companies that have attained Platinum Club status.
ESG Solutions is excited to announce that it has acquired and processed a record number of passive microseismic events in 2017. One of the reasons for this milestone, according to Shan Jhamandas, General Manager of Energy Services, is the increase in hydraulic fracturing activity across North America. Also contributing to the record number of events acquired and processed is that completions are becoming more complex and diagnostic tools are becoming more important.