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Articles Tagged with ''oil & gas industry''

Ruptured pipeline spills crude in Arkansas subdivision, forces evacuations

April 1, 2013
The 848-mile Pegasus pipeline, which is capable of transporting more than 90,000 barrels per day (bpd) of Canadian Wabasca Heavy crude from Illinois to Texas, was shut down Friday afternoon after the leak was discovered in the town of Mayflower, Ark.
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Canada's oil and gas industry in need of skilled workers

April 1, 2013
As Canada is investing billions in the development of its oil and gas industry, there is an urgent need for people to be recruited in this fast-growing segment of the economy.
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Electric Actuators for the Oil and Gas Industries

March 25, 2013
Asahi/America, Inc., a leader in fluid flow solutions for corrosive environments, will be showcasing its Series 10 electric actuators at this year’s Offshore Technology Conference in Houston, Texas.
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Ultrasonic Gas Leak Detector with HART Communications Protocol

March 5, 2013
Ideal for gas leak detection in pressurized systems, the Gassonic Observer-H Ultrasonic Gas Leak Detector from General Monitors features HART communications, Modbus with single and block transfer modes, Emerson AMS Intelligent Device Manager support and event logging.
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Global oil and gas industry relies on automation for growth

March 4, 2013
Oil and gas companies outside the Unites States have had to take radical measures to remain competitive in a constantly changing market that seems to be currently favoring U.S. businesses.
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Statoil given green light for North Sea oil field project

February 25, 2013
Norwegian energy giant Statoil is set to step into the UK sector of the North Sea following the green light it received from the British Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) for its Mariner heavy oil field project.
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Obama pledges to cut red tape in oil and gas drilling approvals

February 15, 2013
In his annual State of the Union address, U.S. President Barack Obama pledged to speed up the approval of new oil and gas drilling permits and proposed that the country use some of its oil and gas proceeds to finance alternative fuels research.
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There’s sand involved, but it’s no day at the beach

January 15, 2013
The water consumed in oil & gas production is something tremendous. Folks in the water and wastewater treatment industry know it, and they’re introducing solutions that make continuing use of carbon-based energy more sustainable.
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Larger Coriolis mass flowmeters take center stage

A brief discussion of measurement needs and practices in North America’s oil and gas industry
January 1, 2013
Accurate liquids measurement is important for the oil and gas industry. But it’s essential for bulk-transfer devices where large product volumes are moved and monitored, including crude oil depots, gasoline and jet fuel tank farms, refineries and even cruise line terminals.
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