Production & SCM
Klaus Endress, President of the Supervisory Board (left), and Matthias Altendorf, CEO of the Endress+Hauser Group. Courtesy: Endress+Hauser
Production & SCM June 4, 2019

Process manufacturer reports strong 2018 growth

Endress+Hauser reported strong growth in 2018 and positive projected growth for 2019 thanks to process automation sector sales in the U.S.

By Endress+Hauser
Courtesy: Steve Rourke, CFE Media
Production & SCM June 4, 2019

Canadian controls company acquired to enhance oil and gas, integration industry segments

JMP Solutions announced they have acquired Calgary-based Hi-Def Controls to enhance their Western Canada presence, particularly in the oil & gas and system integration market.

By JMP Solutions
Dean Shauers, oil and gas pipeline design expert, Tetra Tech. Courtesy: Tetra Tech
Production & SCM June 3, 2019

Oil and gas pipeline design, market continues evolving

Evolutions in pipeline technology, design, and the market have evolved, which is instrumental in moving materials from the field to the refinery or gas plant to be turned into energy.

By Dean Shauers
The Smart-Ex watch is an intrinsically safe smartwatch for use in Zone 2 and Division 2 hazardous areas. Courtesy: Pepperl + Fuchs
Production & SCM May 29, 2019

Phones, watches for hazardous locations

Pepperl+Fuchs' ecom mobile devices, shown at the 2019 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC), are designed for hazardous oil & gas operations.

By CFE Media
Figure 3: As the name implies, these wireless pressure transmitters require no wiring connections to the PLC, thus eliminating issues often encountered when disconnecting and reconnecting wired instruments during a workover. Courtesy: Emerson Wireless
Production & SCM May 29, 2019

Wireless monitoring saves hours on each well workover

Requirement for I&E tech to be onsite for well workovers reduced from five hours to 15 minutes.

By Keith Ellis
The US and India are expected to lead capacity growth in the global LNG liquefaction and regasification industries from planned and announced (new-build) projects, respectively during the outlook period 2019–2023, according to GlobalData. Courtesy: GlobalData, Oil & Gas Intelligence Center
Production & SCM May 28, 2019

US, India lead growth in global LNG liquefaction and regasification industries

The US and India are expected to lead capacity growth in the global LNG liquefaction and regasification industries from planned and announced (new-build) projects, respectively, up to 2023 according to GlobalData.

By GlobalData
Wago says its PRO 2 Series is the industry power supply communication and parameterization standard. Courtesy: Wago Corporation
Production & SCM May 28, 2019

Power supplies, panels and PLCs at offshore technology show

Wago released three products at OTC 2019 designed to improve energy efficiency and communication.

By CFE Media
U.S. shale operators are on course to increase onshore oil production by 16% for the full year according to a report from Rystad Energy. Courtesy: Rystad Energy
Production & SCM May 23, 2019

Shale operators projected to increase onshore production in 2019

U.S. shale operators are on course to increase onshore oil production by 16% for the full year according to a report from Rystad Energy.

By Rystad Energy
Courtesy: Steve Rourke, CFE Media
Production & SCM May 21, 2019

Licensing opportunities in the Americas increasing

GlobalData reported that licensing opportunities in the Americas have increased in 2019 with several countries, including the United States, planning to launch further licensing rounds.

By GlobalData
Courtesy: CFE Media
Production & SCM May 15, 2019

Flow measurement instrumentation company acquired

The TASI Group has acquired Sierra Instruments, a flow measurement instrumentation manufacturer.

By TASI Group