Power Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.power-technology.com web site http://www.power-technology.com/ en-us http://www.power-technology.com/ Power Technology-Updates http://www.power-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Big Engineering Data http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/condition/bluecielo-solutions/pressbig-engineering-data.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/condition/bluecielo-solutions/pressbig-engineering-data.html Big data is revolutionising information management, but what difference does it make if you can't trust the data? Mon, 04 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Permasense to Attend NACE UAE Corrosion Conference 2015 http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/condition/permasense/presspermasense-nace-uae-corrosion-2015.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/condition/permasense/presspermasense-nace-uae-corrosion-2015.html Permasense will be demonstrating its performances at NACE UAE Corrosion Conference between 12 and 14 May 2015 in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Mon, 04 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Water Storage for HVDC Thyristor Valves Cooling System http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cooling/hvdc-thyristor-valves-cooling/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cooling/hvdc-thyristor-valves-cooling/ This whitepaper, published by Goaland Watertech, explores the use of high voltage direct current transmission (HVDC) thyristor valves in water cooling systems. Mon, 04 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT ARC European Industry Forum 2015 - Big Industry Topics http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/condition/bluecielo-solutions/presseuropean-industry-forum-2015.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/condition/bluecielo-solutions/presseuropean-industry-forum-2015.html Each year the ARC Advisory Group holds a forum for the process and power industries to address key topics to help Owner / Operators ensure sustainable profitability in a volatile world. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 23:00:00 GMT US DOE to compensate New Mexico for nuclear waste leaks http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsus-doe-to-compensate-new-mexico-for-nuclear-waste-leaks-4567136 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsus-doe-to-compensate-new-mexico-for-nuclear-waste-leaks-4567136 US Department of Energy (DOE) will offer $73m as a settlement fund to the state of New Mexico as compensation for the February 2014 nuclear waste incident at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) in Carlsbad. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 23:00:00 GMT Amec Foster Wheeler completes Copper Mountain Solar 3 project in Nevada, US http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsamec-foster-wheeler-completes-copper-mountain-solar-3-project-in-nevada-us-4566788 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsamec-foster-wheeler-completes-copper-mountain-solar-3-project-in-nevada-us-4566788 UK's engineering firm Amec Foster Wheeler has completed construction of 250MW Copper Mountain Solar 3 project in Boulder City, Nevada, US. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 23:00:00 GMT BHEL commissions 500MW power unit at Chandrapur Super Thermal Power Project in India http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsbhel-commissions-500mw-power-unit-at-chandrapur-super-thermal-power-project-in-india-4567011 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsbhel-commissions-500mw-power-unit-at-chandrapur-super-thermal-power-project-in-india-4567011 Power manufacturer Bharat Heavy Electricals (Bhel) has commissioned the first 500MW unit at the Chandrapur Super Thermal Power Project (STPP) Stage-III in Maharashtra, India. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 23:00:00 GMT Dust Management: Control, Supression and Filtration http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/materials/dust-management-control-supression-and-filtration/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/materials/dust-management-control-supression-and-filtration/ The adverse impact of dust is limited only by the distance it can be carried through the air. Issues for the operation and its employees include the risk of explosion health problems, safety hazards, material loss, increased maintenance requirement e… Thu, 30 Apr 2015 16:13:00 GMT Scheuch-Extraction, Dedusting and Cleaning Systems for Exhaust and Flue Gases at Power Plants http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/filtration/scheuch/ http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/filtration/scheuch/ Scheuch offers a complete line-up of efficient extraction, dedusting and pneumatic transport equipment, as well as economical cleaning systems for exhaust gases and flue gases. The Austrian company keeps technology in this sector moving forward with … Thu, 30 Apr 2015 15:14:00 GMT MEX Introduces the MEX Ops Maintenance Request app http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/operations/mex-maintenance/pressmex-maintenance-app.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/operations/mex-maintenance/pressmex-maintenance-app.html MEX is proud to announce the launch of the MEX Ops iOS app, designed to help users handle maintenance requests. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 13:39:00 GMT Polywater J High Performance Lubricant http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/operations/high-performance-lubricant/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/operations/high-performance-lubricant/ Polywater Lubricant J is a high-performance cable pulling lubricant proven in the installation of more than one million metres of cable over the last 20 years. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 12:06:00 GMT Worksite Lighting Exhibits at OTC 2015 http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/safety/worksite-lighting-power/pressworksite-light-otc-2015.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/safety/worksite-lighting-power/pressworksite-light-otc-2015.html Lighting provider Worksite Lighting is to attend the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) 2015 in Houston, Texas, US, from 4 and 7 May. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:58:00 GMT Gas Turbine Evaporative Cooling http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/turbine-cooling/gtec/ http://www.power-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/turbine-cooling/gtec/ As the global demand for energy rises, the role that gas turbines play in energy production will be more and more important. Gas turbines are convenient, modular and flexible, and are suitable for continuous duty, standby and for peaking duty. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 10:28:00 GMT Vattenfall-led consortium commissions 288MW DanTysk wind farm in German North Sea http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsvattenfall-led-consortium-commissions-288mw-dantysk-wind-farm-in-german-north-sea-4566249 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsvattenfall-led-consortium-commissions-288mw-dantysk-wind-farm-in-german-north-sea-4566249 Swedish power firm Vattenfall and Munich's municipal utility Stadtwerke München (SWM) have inaugurated the 288MW DanTysk offshore wind power facility, which is located in the German North Sea. Wed, 29 Apr 2015 23:00:00 GMT Jiangsu Xiangshui Offshore Wind Farm http://www.power-technology.com/projects/jiangsu-xiangshui-offshore-wind-farm/ http://www.power-technology.com/projects/jiangsu-xiangshui-offshore-wind-farm/ Jiangsu Xiangshui offshore wind farm is being constructed offshore Xiangshui County in Jiangsu. The 202MW project will be China’s first wind power project to transmit power via an offshore transformer substation. Wed, 29 Apr 2015 23:00:00 GMT Big Data, Internet of Things, Leveraging Cloud, SAP 4.0 and HANA http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/condition/bluecielo-solutions/presssap-40-and-hana.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/condition/bluecielo-solutions/presssap-40-and-hana.html The International SAP Conferences for Oil and Gas and Utilities 2015 held in Berlin addressed the latest industry trends such as Big Data, the Internet of Things and leveraging Cloud technology, SAP 4.0 and how HANA can help. Wed, 29 Apr 2015 23:00:00 GMT Power shortage forces Venezuela to start rationing electricity http://www.power-technology.com/news/newspower-shortage-forces-venezuela-to-start-rationing-electricity-4565951 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newspower-shortage-forces-venezuela-to-start-rationing-electricity-4565951 Venezuela has started regulating power use amidst growing demand for electricity following a rising heat wave. Wed, 29 Apr 2015 23:00:00 GMT Xe Pian Xe Namnoy Hydroelectric Power Project http://www.power-technology.com/projects/xe-pian-xe-namnoy-hydroelectric-power-project/ http://www.power-technology.com/projects/xe-pian-xe-namnoy-hydroelectric-power-project/ Xe-Pian Xe-Namnoy Power Company's (PNPC) 410MW Xe Pian Xe Namnoy hydroelectric power project is located in the southern region of Lao People's Democratic Republic (Lao PDR). Wed, 29 Apr 2015 23:00:00 GMT Atlantis Resources signs deal with Siemens to acquire Marine Current Turbines http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsatlantis-resources-signs-deal-with-siemens-to-acquire-marine-current-turbines-4566171 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsatlantis-resources-signs-deal-with-siemens-to-acquire-marine-current-turbines-4566171 Tidal power generator Atlantis Resources has acquired Marine Current Turbines from Siemens in an all-stock deal to strengthen its position in tidal power generation. Wed, 29 Apr 2015 23:00:00 GMT Lightning Eliminators http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/energy/lightning-eliminators-consultants/4204196966001.html http://www.power-technology.com/contractors/energy/lightning-eliminators-consultants/4204196966001.html Lightning Eliminators Wed, 29 Apr 2015 15:12:00 GMT