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Wood Group wins £40m Norway gas plant contract

Wood Group wins £40m Norway gas plant contract
Oil and gas services company Wood Group has won a contract worth more than £40m to expand and upgrade a Norwegian gas processing plant. The Aberdeen-based firm will carry out engineering modifications and upgrades to the Kollsnes facility, west of …
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In Kahoots! with Manteca Unified students
On Friday representatives from Norway and London-based We are Human – the software engineering company that designed Kahoot! – made a special trip to Manteca at the invitation of Superintendent Jason Messer. Company CEO and co-founder Johan …
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Statoil awards 2H contract for Johan Sverdrup field
Statoil has awarded 2H Offshore a contract for analysis on the Johan Sverdrup field in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea. The company's work includes tieback conductor, platform conductor and surface riser engineering analysis. 2H had already …
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The Carbon Brief Interview: Tim Yeo
You know fantastic science base, great innovation, and one of the jobs I'm going to start after I leave parliament is at Sheffield University where they've got a big focus on the energy industry and they've got a tremendous engineering research record …
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Polar bear attacks tent in Norway's Arctic, injures tourist
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norwegian authorities say a foreign tourist was slightly injured when a polar bear attacked the tent he was sleeping in on the remote Arctic archipelago of Svalbard. Police spokesman Vidar Arnesen says it's not clear whether …
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President Serzh Sargsyan takes part in Boao international forum
We also make use of the system of privileges provided by the EU, the USA, Switzerland, Japan and Norway, which implies zero-rate or significantly reduced rate of export duties for Armenian goods exported to these countries. Armenia also provides …
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Skowhegan National Guard unit's deployment to Kuwait canceled
The National Guard Bureau has canceled a deployment to Kuwait scheduled for spring 2016 by the 136th Vertical Engineer Company, a Maine Army National Guard unit based in Skowhegan. … to the 136th the five other companies of the 133rd Engineer …
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Wayne E. Hakala
Wayne was born in Norway Dec. 20, 1944, a son of Stanley E. Hakala and Katherine E. (Morey). He attended Greenwood City School, graduated from West Paris High School and earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Central Maine Community College. Wayne …
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Offshore Service Provider Yinson Selects IFS
The company has chosen to deploy IFS Applications for its Floating, Production, Storage, Offloading (FPSO) division, Yinson Production, based in Oslo, Norway. … Rowan Companies, Odfjell Drilling, Agility Group, Babcock Marine, Heerema Fabrication …
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Norwegian hydro to power UK
Hydropower generated in Norway is to power parts of the UK after the National Grid and Statnett reached agreement on the world's longest interconnector. The two countries transmission system operators signed an agreement late last week for the 1400MW, …
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Kongsberg Gruppen: 200 Years Of History And Moving Norway Beyond Oil
Poul Steenstrup, from Denmark, founded Kongsberg Gruppen , known then as Kongsberg Våpenfabrikk, three days after the May 17th signing of the Norwegian Constitution. Steenstrup started the weapons group, the current company, utilizing engineering …
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