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Enbridge to start construction this s...

by tubelinks on 06/23/2017 - 11:10 am
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Construction will start this summer on Enbridge's 1,700-kilometre Line 3 replacement pipeline, the largest project the company has ever undertaken.

Several pipeline projects have been proposed to pass through the Prairies, though this will be the first to proceed. The $7.5-billion Line 3 replacement from Hardisty, Alta., to Superior, Wis., was approved by Justin Trudeau's Liberal government last fall, at the same time as the Trans Mountain expansion.

Equipment is already being assembled in Hardisty, 200 kilometres southeast of Edmonton, where work on the Line 3 replacement ...

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Study Examines Environmental Impacts,...

by tubelinks on 06/21/2017 - 10:39 am
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Dallas, Texas, USA - The Uni-Bell PVC Pipe Association (PVCPA), which represents U.S. and Canadian manufacturers of PVC pipe, announced the completion of the first comprehensive environmental and performance review of water and sewer pipes in North America. The study used life cycle assessment methodology to evaluate the cradle-to-grave sustainability of commonly used drinking water and sewer pipe materials, including polyvinylchloride (PVC), concrete, ductile iron, and high density polyethylene pipes over a 100-year service period. 

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Texas Plant Extruding 65-inch Diamete...

by tubelinks on 06/09/2017 - 08:19 pm
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Pipeline Plastics LLC installed a new extruder at its Levelland, Texas, plant that can make high density polyethylene pipes with diameters up to 65 inches as part of a plan to expand its product offering and geographic reach.

The Westlake, Texas-based business had been producing pipes with diameters up to 24 inches but demand is growing for larger sizes from the water and oil-and-gas gathering markets in Texas and the region, company spokeswoman Patricia Isbell said in a phone interview.

Company officials said they believe Pipeline Plastics now joins just two other e ...

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NEXUS Pipeline is Ready to Start!

by tubelinks on 06/08/2017 - 03:02 pm
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NORTH CANTON The stalled NEXUS Gas Transmission project still could be completed before year’s end, but federal regulators would have to approve the pipeline soon to meet that target. 

“We’ve got that race car sitting there revved and all ready to go, we just need that go ahead,” NEXUS President James Grech said Wednesday during the Utica Capital Midstream Seminar at Walsh University.

NEXUS was one of several pipeline projects discussed at the conference hosted by the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce and ShaleDirectories.com.

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'India First' policy shuts China bidd...

by tubelinks on 06/06/2017 - 11:00 am
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NEW DELHI: The government’s ‘India first’ policy for official procurement has ejected Chinese companies from pipeline projects worth Rs 3,000 crore being built by state-run Gail IndiaBSE -0.03 % Ltd, giving a big boost to domestic steel firms and carrying forward Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ‘Make in India’ mission.  Indian steel firms are poised to win orders worth tens of billions of dollars without losing business to Chinese supplies which they find suspiciously cheap.  

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Rosneft Signs Five-Year Tubing Contract

by tubelinks on 06/03/2017 - 11:12 am
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Russian oil company Rosneft has signed a long-term production casting and tubing contract with Tubular Metallurgical Company. The contract will run for five years and will start in the second half of 2017.

Rosneft chief executive Igor Sechin said: “The agreement shall stimulate development of domestic production and become an important step in implementing the import substitution program. “Moving to long-term contracts will enable enhancing efficiency of both companies’ operations and assure transparent pricing of the procured tubulars.”

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Iran signs $630m deal to produce stra...

by tubelinks on 05/28/2017 - 10:38 am
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By signing a contract worth $630 million with an Iranian-Spanish consortium on Wednesday, Iran joined the world’s manufacturers of special pipes, which are of strategic importance in the oil and gas industry. The contract was signed in Tehran by the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and the consortium, which includes Spain’s TUBACEX and Iran’s Mobarakeh Steel Company.

The project aims to produce pipes made of corrosion resistant alloy (CRA) for a network of 600 kilometers over three years. Corrosion resistant alloys (CRAs) are commonly used in the oil and g ...

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$3.1B Underwater Pipeline Constructio...

by tubelinks on 05/27/2017 - 11:36 am
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South Texas-Tuxpan gas pipeline is an underwater natural gas pipeline planned between the Texas, US, and Veracruz, Mexico.The $3.1bn project is being developed by the Federal Electricity Commission (CFE) of Mexico, and will become the country's first subsea pipeline upon completion. The pipline will help the southern US to address its increasing demand for natural gas.A joint venture (JV) between TransCanada (60%) and Sempra Energy's Mexican unit IEnova (40%) known as Infraestructura Marina del Golfo (IMG) is constructing the project. The JV won a 25-year build, own a ...

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The Finland-Estonia gas pipeline is a...

by tubelinks on 05/26/2017 - 12:25 am
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Time to break the Dependancy on Russia's LNG

The Baltic LNG Conference revealed just how critical the EU is to the Balticconnector project, and how important the project is for the EU.

The Balticconnector natural gas pipeline between Finland and Estonia will cost €250 million (US$281m) when it is commissioned in 2020, with an extraordinary 75% granted by the European Union’s Connecting Europe Facility fund. Finland and Estonia will finance the rest. The 50-centimetre diameter pipeline will eventually be 150 kilometres long connecting Continental Europe at Paldiski ...

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Circular approach demands 'dramatic c...

by tubelinks on 05/26/2017 - 07:27 pm
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Germany:  Europe's PVC industry is making real progress in its contribution to the circular economy through a united approach, it was highlighted at the fifth VinylPlus Sustainability Forum in the German capital Berlin.

Organised by VinylPlus, the European PVC industry's sustainability programme, this year’s forum was held against the backdrop of major decisions being taken on the European Commission’s Circular Economy Package, with presentations and panel discussions focusing on how the vinyl industry is tackling key sustainability issues - such as leg ...

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