Technology - New Equipment


Emissions Rule Spurs Technological Innovations

A new device, now being tested in the Utica Shale and the Eagle Ford Shale, can destroy vapors while generating electrical power at remote oil and gas operations.

Len Vermillion
Mon, 04/11/2016 - 09:00

Study: Midstream Equipment Demand To Decline

Although the prospects for LNG export facilities are clouded by short-term price uncertainty, market fundamentals will drive the eventual construction of a number of facilities in coming years. T

Erin Pedigo
Mon, 03/21/2016 - 14:12

Best Appointed As Non-executive Chairman Of MRC Global

Since 2014, Rhys J. Best has been lead independent director. He joined the board in 2008, has been chair of the compensation and governance committees and has held other roles.

Erin Pedigo
Fri, 02/19/2016 - 10:44

PennTex Continues To Grow Terryville Complex In Louisiana

The Houston company expects this to increase its natural gas processing capacity to 400 MMcf/d in the region's Terryville Complex.

Emily Moser
Mon, 09/14/2015 - 11:18

Eclipse Makes Utica Midstream Deal, Posts Massive Production Increase

The company sold a condensate stabilization facility as part of a contractual agreement and continued to drive down drilling and completion costs in the Utica.

Darren Barbee
Thu, 08/13/2015 - 13:34

NuStar’s North Beach Terminal Loading Dock Lease Approved

North Beach Terminal is scheduled for completion in the second quarter of 2017. In NuStar’s development plans, second dock will load Suezmax-class vessels, carrying about 1 million barrels of oil. 

Thu, 07/23/2015 - 09:12

KCS Subsidiary Will Build Sasol’s Louisiana Ethane Cracker Rail Yard

The ethane cracker and derivatives complex will cost $8.1 billion. The cracker will produce 1.5 million tonnes of ethylene per year. There are six chemical manufacturing plants. 

Tue, 06/09/2015 - 11:01

JP3 Measurement Launches Vapor Pressure Analyzer

Verax VPATM optical vapor pressure analyzer measures vapor pressure in condensate and crude oil in real time with no sample conditioning, before and during loading. It is field-deployable and in-line. 

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 09:50

NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Will Buy B&G Crane Service

New Orleans-based B&G Crane Holdings Inc. will buy shares of Edmonton, Alberta-based NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Holdings Inc., B&G provides heavy haul equipment to refining, petrochemical and midstream markets.

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 15:43

Cryogenic Fracturing Could Boost Recovery, Save Water

Researchers are studying a new well completion technique using liquid nitrogen and CO2.

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 09:06

Catching Fugitives

Controlling volatile organic compounds is an important and challenging task for midstream providers.

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 00:00

Weir-Jones Engineering Unveils Innovative Grease-Dispensing System

An intelligent automated grease-dispensing system (AGS) developed by Weir-Jones Engineering of Vancouver, B.C. significantly reduces operational and maintenance costs.

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 11:22