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Forecast: Global nuclear reactor construction market 2017-2021

Forecast: Global nuclear reactor construction market 2017-2021

In 2016, governments of India and Japan signed a deal on nuclear reactor power Technavio market research analysts forecast the global nuclear reactor construction market to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of more than 5 per cent during the forecast period, according to their latest report. The market study covers the present scenario […]

TransCanada to proceed with $655 million Saddle West natural gas project

TransCanada to proceed with $655 million Saddle West natural gas project

Saddle West project will increase NGTL System capacity for gas producers CALGARY, ALBERTA – TransCanada Corporation announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd., will move forward with an expansion of its NGTL System, the Saddle West Project, which will increase total natural gas transportation capacity on the northwest portion of the system by approximately 355 […]

By December 7, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Port Cameron securing customers for largest private energy facility on Gulf Coast

Port Cameron securing customers for largest private energy facility on Gulf Coast

Nov. construction start for $1.5 billion project, has first-rate emergency response readiness and capabilities on site HOUSTON, Texas – HBW Resources says that it has been retained by Port Cameron, LLC to enhance its campaign to identify and secure new customers for its new private deepwater, state-of-the-art staging port in Cameron Parish, Louisiana. The port complex, located on […]

Canada’s oil sands workforce impacted by shift from expansion to maintenance

Canada’s oil sands workforce impacted by shift from expansion to maintenance

At peak construction, oil sands still require 38,000 construction workers to maintain operations, could hire 9,500 operations positions A shift in Canada’s oil sands sector from growth and expansion to improving the reliability and performance of existing operations will have long-term impacts on the sector’s workforce requirements. By 2020, the sector will experience a decrease in […]

By February 24, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
ConocoPhillips exports first cargo from Australia Pacific LNG

ConocoPhillips exports first cargo from Australia Pacific LNG

Construction of Australia Pacific LNG began in 2011 (2 production units, each delivers 4.5M tonnes/year of LNG) HOUSTON, Texas – ConocoPhillips today announced that the first cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) has departed from the Australia Pacific LNG (APLNG) facility on Curtis Island in Queensland, Australia. “This is a significant milestone for our company and […]

By January 11, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Chevron announces $26.6 billion 2016 capital, exploratory budget

Chevron announces $26.6 billion 2016 capital, exploratory budget

$11 billion for current major capital projects, $3 billion for exploratory projects awaiting approval SAN RAMON, Calif. – Chevron Corporation today announced a $26.6 billion capital and exploratory investment program for 2016. Included in the 2016 program are $4.5 billion of planned expenditures by affiliates. The 2016 budget is 24% lower than total expected investments for 2015. […]

By December 10, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Small-scale LNG projects: Growing demand spurs technology joint venture

Small-scale LNG projects: Growing demand spurs technology joint venture

Modular technology can be used on projects up to 500,000 gallons/day of LNG production Growing demand for LNG in the American transportation sector is driving the construction of small-scale plants, according to two Houston-based firms that are stepping up their efforts to serve the rapidly expanding market. Kiewit Energy Company and Air Products have agreed to collaborate […]

By October 28, 2015 0 Comments Read More →