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North Sea oil and gas decommissioning to soar by 2025

Added: 16 Nov 2016

North Sea decommissioning in the UK and Norway will continue to grow over the next decade with more…

Case study: single pipework system prevents corrosion fears

Added: 12 Sep 2016

A flexible pipework system has been crucial in protecting assets from corrosion at a multi-million …

EEF steps up to industrial energy challenge

Added: 25 Aug 2016

EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation, has rebundled all of its energy savings solutions under one u…

Paroc provides insulation for pipework in high temperatures

Added: 16 Aug 2016

If pipelines channelling steam and other hot fluids in industrial plants are not insulated correctl…

Case study: maintenance management upgrade improves efficiency

Added: 9 Aug 2016

Better maintenance management methods transform efficiency levels and work behaviour at a Belgium-b…

EEF enlists Oracle for next ‘industrial revolution’

Added: 2 Aug 2016

EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation, has teamed with cloud application specialist Oracle, to help …

Yoghurt recall hits UK retailers

Added: 1 Aug 2016

Yeo Valley has recalled a number of chilled yoghurt products over fears that they may contain piece…

Smart plastics to ‘sense’ equipment failure

Added: 14 Jul 2016

Igus, a German developer of specialist plastics, has unveiled new products to add Industry 4.0 capa…

Mars sinks £23m into Norfolk food plant

Added: 12 Jul 2016

Mars Food has announced plans to invest £23 million into food processing facilities at its King's L…

Viewpoint: the great cloud computing migration

Added: 20 Jun 2016

Manufacturers need to embrace cloud computing if they are to reap the benefits across all their pro…

Food waste firm fined for toxic gas hazard

Added: 16 Jun 2016

A food waste disposal and recycling company has been fined £250,000 after three employees were over…

Yorkshire Water ordered to pay record £1.1m fine

Added: 4 May 2016

Yorkshire Water was fined £1.1million last week for a pump failure in 2013 that caused pollution to…

Emerson eBook 'improves operations'

Added: 6 Apr 2016

Emerson Process Management has published a white paper series under the title ‘Improve Operations P…

IChemE archive puts safety first

Added: 6 Apr 2016

First published by the IChemE in 1974, its Loss Prevention Bulletin (LPB) has become a well-establi…

Aldi suspends biscuit supply over contamination fears

Added: 31 Mar 2016

Aldi has suspended all orders from the UK supplier of a range of its biscuits amid concerns over “p…

Thames Water fined £380k for polluting stream

Added: 9 Mar 2016

Thames Water has been fined £380,000 for polluting a rural stream in Buckinghamshire over a series …

'Urgent rethink' on energy storage key to cutting power bills

Added: 3 Mar 2016

A new Carbon Trust report has revealed that the introduction of more efficient energy storage syste…

Show Preview: March of Maintec

Added: 25 Feb 2016

The Maintec exhibition is set to return to Birmingham’s NEC next month.

Age Defying image

Age defying assets

Rob Smith | Added: 24 Feb 2016

Operators need more robust strategies when maintaining ageing equipment, writes Robert Smith.

BASF coatings

AkzoNobel to snap up BASF coatings business

Added: 17 Feb 2016

AkzoNobel, the Dutch specialty chemicals company, has announced plans to buy BASF’s industrial coat…