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Pumps, fans, and conveyors are the largest area for variable frequency drives in China. Courtesy: Grand View Research
Machinery & Equip September 28, 2018

VFDs: six benefits, energy efficiency

Drives: A growing emphasis on boosting energy efficiency and meeting energy requirements are increasing demand for variable frequency drives (VFDs).

By Aishwarya Vijay
Figure 3. Optimization cycle. Courtesy: Stress Engineering Services
Machinery & Equip September 28, 2018

Digital twins support FPS asset integrity management

Strength comes from global performance model integrated with measured data.

By Scot McNeill, David Renzi, and Dilip Maniar
Machinery & Equip September 26, 2018

Equipment finance sector reporting growth in 2018

The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s (ELFA) Monthly Leasing and Finance Index (MLFI-25) showed overall new business volume for August was $8.9 billion, up 14% year-over-year from new business volume in August 2017.

By Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA)
Machinery & Equip September 22, 2018

Optimizing pump reliability and performance

Taking a proactive approach and involving an expert maintenance provider can allow offshore platform operators to deliver significant benefits to their business in the long term.

By Jennifer Cardillo, Sulzer
Machinery & Equip September 19, 2018

Largest modular cryogenic gas processing plant introduced

Honeywell announced its UOP Russell business has introduced a high-recovery cryogenic gas processing plant that is 50% larger than other pre-engineered plants currently available and is designed to recover more than 99% of high-value ethane from natural gas.

By Honeywell UOP
Machinery & Equip September 18, 2018

Contract entered for deepwater Gulf of Mexico project

Oceaneering announced it entered into a contract with Subsea 7 to supply an umbilical and flying leads for Shell's deepwater Vito development in the Mississippi Canyon area of the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

By Oceaneering
Machinery & Equip September 7, 2018

Commercial and industrial lubricant demand in U.S. to rise

Commercial and industrial lubricant demand in the US is projected to grow 1.0% annually thanks to an increase in active oil and gas rigs in the U.S., which use engine oil and fluids for lubrication.

By The Freedonia Group
Machinery & Equip August 17, 2018

Webcast: O&G water haulers get the attention they deserve

Mobility platform supports productivity increase in field operations.

By Control Engineering
Machinery & Equip August 9, 2018

Vote for the best products of 2018

Who will win gold in 2018? Oil & Gas Engineering announces the finalists for its 2nd annual Product of the Year competition.

By Amanda Pelliccione, Project Manager
Machinery & Equip August 8, 2018

The R&D tax credit fuels the oil & gas renaissance

A primary government incentive to reward innovation.

By Kevin Corley and Wayne Miranda, alliantgroup