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Gorgon liquefied natural gas project, Australia

By: Sheila Barradas     15th December 2016 The Gorgon liquefied natural gas project has started domestic gas supplies to the Western Australian market. 

Agreement reached for production of construction equipment

By: Aarifah Nosarka     7th October 2016 Construction equipment manufacturers CNH Industrial and industrial equipment manufacturer Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) have signed an exclusive ten-year agreement, with the option of renewal, for the production and development of mini excavators for global distribution. Under the agreement,... 

Bell spreads its dealer footprint across South America

28th June 2016 The appointment of three new dealers in South America in recent months has positioned South African heavy equipment manufacturer and Articulated Dump Truck specialist, Bell Equipment, to expand its footprint and market share on the continent. Raico SA and Seijiro Yazawa Iwai, two Liebherr... 

Trimble and Hyundai Heavy Industries Agree to Integrate

18th April 2016 Trimble and Hyundai Heavy Industries today announced a plan to integrate, engineer and market Trimble Ready® factory fit machine control kits to enable the installation of Trimble® GCS900 Grade Control System components on select HHI excavators in the aftermarket. The fast and simplified... 

Gorgon liquefied natural gas project, Australia

By: Sheila Barradas     18th March 2016 The Gorgon project has produced its first liquefied natural gas. 

Companies provide glimpse into bauma 2016 product launches

By: Natasha Odendaal     22nd January 2016 Expectations of innovative advancements in the construction and building materials machinery, mining machines, construction vehicles and construction equipment sectors are running high as the much anticipated bauma 2016 trade show nears. With rival companies preparing to descend on one of the... 

Gorgon liquefied natural gas project, Australia

20th March 2015 The Western Australian Environmental Protection Authority has supported US major Chevron’s plans to expand the Gorgon gas development to a fourth train. 

Nasr full field development project – Phase 2, UAE

By: Sheila Barradas     22nd August 2014 Nasr Phase 2 is part of the projects identified by Abu Dhabi to increase the crude oil production of the UAE.  

Integrated solutions propel offshore construction vessel

23rd May 2014 Electronics and electrical engineering group Siemens drive technologies division is in the process of installing its Siship integrated drive and power generation solutions for the oil and gas industry owner and operator Toisa’s multipurpose offshore construction vessel (MOCV). Siemens is... 

Cleaner fuels project, Kuwait

By: Sheila Barradas     14th March 2014 Samsung Engineering has been awarded a contract, valued at $3.8-billion, for the Mina Abdullah I refinery as part of the cleaner fuels project. 

Gorgon liquefied natural gas project, Barrow Island, Australia

By: Sheila Barradas     17th January 2014 US energy major Chevron is expected increase the footprint of its Gorgon liquefied natural gas project by about 10%. 

Shuqaiq steam power plant, Saudi Arabia

By: Sheila Barradas     6th September 2013 The project comprises the construction of a 2 640 MW oil-fired steam power plant. 

Equipment combination caters to trending crushing equipment acquisition 

By: Yolandi Booyens     5th April 2013 A preference for buying crushing equipment to crush materials on site instead of renting or sourcing materials for projects from suppliers is an emerging trend among some construction companies, says capital equipment provider High Power Equipment (HPE) Africa. The company offers time and cost... 

Gorgon liquefied natural gas project, Australia

By: Sheila Barradas     15th March 2013 Theiss has been awarded a A$212-million contract from Chevron to provide miscellaneous civil work at the project. 

Aasta Hansteen spar hull topside facility, Norway

By: Sheila Barradas     15th February 2013 The project involves the installation of a 21 000 t topside facility on the Aasta Hansteen spar hull, located 300 km off the coast of Norway. 

Containership project, South Korea

By: Sheila Barradas     15th February 2013 The project involves the construction of five 14 000 twenty-foot equivalent units class containerships. 

Gorgon liquefied natural gas project, Australia

By: Creamer Media Reporter      14th December 2012 Chevron has reported that the Gorgon project is 55% complete. 

Jeddah South thermal power plant, Saudi Arabia

By: Sheila Barradas     9th November 2012 The proposed project entails the construction of a 2 640 MW oil-fired thermal power project on a turnkey basis. 

Equipment distributor launches 120 t excavator in Southern Africa

By: Zandile Mavuso     20th July 2012 Earthmoving equipment distributor High Power Equipment (HPE) Africa launched the 120 t Hyundai R1200LC-9 excavator onto the South African market last month. 

Multipurpose backhoe loaders launched in SA 

By: Schalk Burger     13th July 2012 A range of multipurpose backhoe loaders has been launched in South Africa, specifically for small businesses and plant hire companies, says equipment supplier HPE Africa GM Neil Sauls. 

Usan deep-water field development, off the coast of Nigeria

By: Sheila Barradas     23rd March 2012 Exxon Mobil has announced first production from the Usan field. 


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