Engineered Materials

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Engineered Materials July 25, 2019

A fight for a level playing field

Little-appreciated heat treatments play vital role in pipeline infrastructure safety.

By CFE Media
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Engineered Materials July 9, 2019

Global oilfield chemical market showing high growth

Enormous growth opportunities exist for manufacturers in the global oilfield chemical market that develop customized product formulations and offer strong technical support according to a report by Frost & Sullivan.

By Frost & Sullivan
Specialist training ensures safe operations in challenging applications. Courtesy: Sulzer
Engineered Materials May 14, 2019

Offshore pump facility goes nine years without a lost time incident

Sulzer Wood has recorded nine years without a lost time incident (LTI) thanks to a workplace culture where everyone contributes to overall workplace safety.

By Sulzer
Oceaneering's advanced subsea construction support vessel, Ocean Evolution, is designed to provide customers with installation services for subsea tiebacks, maintenance, repair and decommissioning and well stimulation and light well intervention services. Courtesy: Oceaneering
Engineered Materials April 25, 2019

Subsea construction support vessel cleared for deployment

Oceaneering's advanced subsea construction support vessel, Ocean Evolution, is designed to provide customers with installation services for subsea tiebacks, maintenance, repair and decommissioning and well stimulation and light well intervention services.

By Oceaneering
Sulzer’s automated welding delivers quality and cost-efficient corrosion protection for distillation columns. Courtesy: Sulzer
Engineered Materials April 17, 2019

Automated welding provided protection for distillation columns at Spanish refinery

An automated welding project delivered cost-efficient corrosion protection for distillation columns for a refinery complex in Spain to debottleneck different columns and extend their service lives.

By Dorota Zoldosova
Programmable and self-learning robotics are employed in the research and development activities of Clariant Oil Services in the quest for game changing paraffin inhibitor molecules born though painstaking structure-activity relationship understanding. Courtesy: Clariant
Engineered Materials April 3, 2019

High-throughput experimentation delivers effective oilfield chemicals

Innovative approach to identifying application formulations removes barriers to efficient production.

By Dr. Jonathan Wylde, Dr. Anton Kaiser, and Lucius Kemp
Figure 1: A schematic representation of a well. Courtesy: Frank’s International
Engineered Materials April 2, 2019

A cradle-to-grave approach in well completions

Inclusive philosophy ensures integrity throughout a well's service life.

By Brennan Domec, Ph.D., P.E. and Robert Thibodeaux, P.E.
Figure 1: Bearing housing pressure balance and flow. Courtesy: SEPCO
Engineered Materials March 29, 2019

Bearing protection demystified

In harsh conditions, effective bearing protection is required.

By Woody Nepa
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Engineered Materials February 21, 2019

Joint venture agreement for integrated automation solutions provider

Sensia is a joint venture entity that will combine Rockwell Automation’s integrated control and information solutions with Schlumberger’s oil and gas expertise.

By Rockwell Automation
Courtesy: Weldbend
Engineered Materials October 31, 2018

Installation begins for cold-form tee-press manufacturing facility

Weldbend Corporation announced that installation has begun at its manufacturing facility near Chicago on the largest cold-form Tee-Press in the Americas and Western Europe to expand the company's forging capabilities.

By Weldbend