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Ecopetrol wins four deepwater blocks in US Gulf of Mexico Colombian oil company Ecopetrol through its subsidiary Ecopetrol America has won rights to explore hydrocarbon resources in four deepwater blocks located in the US Gulf of Mexico. Oil & Gas > Exploration & Development > News
Wison, Shanghai Electric collaborate to develop floating LNG power barge By EBR Staff Writer
Wison Offshore & Marine has entered into a strategic cooperation with Shanghai Electric Power Generation Group to jointly develop a medium to large-scale floating liquefied natural gas (LNG) power generation barge.
Power Generation > Fossil Fuel > News Fluor restores critical transmission line in storm hit Puerto Rico By EBR Staff Writer
Texas-based engineering firm Fluor has completed restoring a 38kv power line near San Juan in Puerto Rico, as part of a $240m contract with the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE).
Power Distribution > Utilities Network > News Aker to supply umbilicals for Johan Sverdrup, Utgard and Bauge projects By EBR Staff Writer
Norwegian oil services company Aker Solutions has bagged a contract to supply umbilicals for the Johan Sverdrup, Utgard and Bauge developments located offshore Norway.
Oil & Gas > Drilling & Production > News
Ecopetrol wins four deepwater blocks in US Gulf of Mexico By EBR Staff Writer
Colombian oil company Ecopetrol through its subsidiary Ecopetrol America has won rights to explore hydrocarbon resources in four deepwater blocks located in the US Gulf of Mexico.
Oil & Gas > Exploration & Development > News Atlantic Coast Pipeline secures US Forest Service approval By EBR Staff Writer
Atlantic Coast Pipeline will be 564-mile interstate transmission pipeline to transport gas from West Virginia to North Carolina, US.
Oil & Gas > Transportation & Storage > News MIT researchers develop new way to store thermal energy By EBR Staff Writer
Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have created a new battery-like system capable of storing thermal energy and releasing it energy on demand.
Power Distribution > Utilities Retail > News

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Aker to supply umbilicals for Johan Sverdrup, Utgard and Bauge projects
By EBR Staff Writer
Norwegian oil services company Aker Solutions has bagged a contract to supply umbilicals for the Johan Sverdrup, Utgard and Bauge developments located offshore Norway.
Oil & Gas > Drilling & Production > News
Ecopetrol wins four deepwater blocks in US Gulf of Mexico
By EBR Staff Writer
Colombian oil company Ecopetrol through its subsidiary Ecopetrol America has won rights to explore hydrocarbon resources in four deepwater blocks located in the US Gulf of Mexico.
Oil & Gas > Exploration & Development > News

Power Generation

Wison, Shanghai Electric collaborate to develop floating LNG power barge
By EBR Staff Writer
Wison Offshore & Marine has entered into a strategic cooperation with Shanghai Electric Power Generation Group to jointly develop a medium to large-scale floating liquefied natural gas (LNG) power generation barge.
Power Generation > Fossil Fuel > News
Vattenfall to upgrade two reactors at Ringhals nuclear plant in Sweden
By EBR Staff Writer
Swedish utility Vattenfall has announced its plan to invest SEK900m ($107m) to upgrade 1064MW, unit 3 reactor and 1130MW unit 4 reactor at the Ringhals nuclear power plant in Sweden.
Power Generation > Nuclear > News

Power Distribution

Fluor restores critical transmission line in storm hit Puerto Rico
By EBR Staff Writer
Texas-based engineering firm Fluor has completed restoring a 38kv power line near San Juan in Puerto Rico, as part of a $240m contract with the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE).
Power Distribution > Utilities Network > News
MIT researchers develop new way to store thermal energy
By EBR Staff Writer
Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have created a new battery-like system capable of storing thermal energy and releasing it energy on demand.
Power Distribution > Utilities Retail > News

Mining & Commodities

Soil Machine Dynamics tests new robotic underwater mining vehicle prototype
By EBR Staff Writer
A new robotic underwater mining vehicle prototype developed by Soil Machine Dynamics (SMD) has successfully completed first phase of testing.
Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News
Komatsu selects IIoT platform powered by Cloudera to improve mining performance
Komatsu, a global heavy equipment manufacturer, has implemented a cloud-based Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) analytics platform powered by Cloudera Enterprise and Microsoft Azure.
Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News