Wednesday, 26 November 2014

John+McKenna+PNG Comment

It's the economics, stupid

John McKenna, Editor

North Sea offshore oil and gas

North Sea needs tax break, says industry

Calls made as pessimism overtakes optimism in the sector.

Ineos Upstream chief executive Gary Haywood

Ineos eyes North Sea production

Ineos plans to move into North Sea oil & gas production, advertising a number of senior roles on its website.

Moy Park Grantham oxidiser

Moy Park installs odour-eater

Food manufacturer Moy Park has commissioned a regenerative thermal oxidiser to reduce cooking process odours at its site in Grantham, Lincolnshire.

Mitchell Energy Ineos Upstream team

UK has US shale geologies, claims Ineos

England and Scotland have simple layers that can be economically extracted.

Read more news

DDP with arm

Portable foundry pyrometers

Sterling Sensors has recently added portable foundry pyrometers to its range.

Panel PC

Waterproof panel computer

Advantech has launched introduced its 18.5”  IP65 waterproof stationary panel computer with M12 connectors.

GasCard NG

Gas detection sensors

Edinburgh Sensors has announced the enhancement of its existing range of gas sensors. In addition to CO, CO2 and CH4 the new custom sensors will also include N20 and R125 gas detection.

Read more product updates

Cuadrilla site

It’s the economics, stupid

So few test sites have been drilled that it is as good as a guessing game as to whether shale reserves can be economically extracted.

Comments (2)

Read more comment

Wayne Matthews

Secret life of plants

Zero risk may be unattainable in a production environment, but adopting a balanced approach may help prevent disaster, says Wayne Matthews, technical director at Yokogawa Marex.

Read more viewpoints


Data everywhere

By Louisa Hearn

Is the race for big data the key to the future of data acquisition technology?

Read more features

Apateq onsite water separation

Pure play

By Louisa Hearn

As global water regulations tighten, filtration technologies are evolving to help process industries adapt.

Read more analysis


A tight spot

The systems in which valves are located are often complex and difficult to access, requiring a bespoke solution.

Read more case studies

German ExxonMobil employees drink fracking fluid - web

ExxonMobil staff drink fracking fluid

Staff of ExxonMobil this week appeared on national television in Germany to attempt to show that fracking fluid is harmless.

Water treatment roundtable Video

Blacoh University has facilitated a roundtable video with industry leaders to discuss key aspects of a project to secure new equipment for a water reservoir and treatment facility.



The latest issue of Process Engineering


Site powered by Webvision