Among the top brands, many believe all excavators are the same. But when you look closely, you can spot the small differences in design that add up to huge differences in productivity and efficiency — differences that can boost your profitability.
Part of a full line of purpose-built Cat pipe layers, the updated PL61 delivers 40,000 lb (18 145 kg) of maximum load capacity. The new model retains its familiar comfort and easy maintenance features, with updates for added safety and performance. Easy 128-inch (3240 mm) transport width, combined with the experienced support of the Cat dealer network, means your pipe line equipment is available when and where you need it.
Kinder Morgan has announced it is suspending "non-essential" activities and investments for its Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project. This follows a series of abandoned large infrastructure projects in the country and once again sends the wrong message that Canada does not welcome investors, points out the Montreal Economic Institute, which is pushing Ottawa to act to stop the hemorrhaging.
Continued delays and opposition in British Columbia have driven Kinder Morgan Canada to suspend non-essential activities and spending on its Trans Mountain Expansion Project. The company will instead consult with its stakeholders in a process that, by May 31, will determine whether the project will move forward.
TransCanada Corporation announced its Northwest Mainline Loop-Boundary Lake pipeline has been placed into service, completing the final section of its 2017 Expansion Program on the NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) System. With the completion of winter construction activities, the 2017 Expansion Program represents a $1.7 billion investment in Canadian natural gas infrastructure, and connects low-cost, clean-burning natural gas from northwest Alberta and northeast British Columbia to the NGTL System.
TransCanada announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL), has filed an application with the National Energy Board for approval of a negotiated settlement with its customers and other interested parties on the annual costs required to operate the NGTL System for 2018 and 2019.
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.
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).
TransCanada Corporation has launched a new Open Season on its NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) System for binding expansion capacity commitments at the Empress/McNeill Export Delivery Point. The Open Season is for an estimated 280 million cubic feet per day of firm service, commencing in November 2021.
NETZSCH has added to its line of FSIP (full service-in-place) NEMO progressive cavity pumps. Ideal for wear-intensive applications, the maintenance-friendly FSIP design has been re-engineered to provide full access to all the pumps' rotating parts. NEMO FSIP is now available in six sizes (NM045 to NM105) for flow rates up to 180 m3 per hour. NEMO FSIP models are now offered with differential pressures up to 6 bar (1-stage) up to 12 bar (2-stage), identical to the performance parameters of the standard series.
Dover announced that its "Wellsite" upstream energy businesses will be named Apergy. Apergy will be a publicly traded company headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas with the tagline: "Unlocking Energy." The spin-off transaction is on track for completion in May of 2018, subject to the satisfaction or waiver of certain customary conditions.