In January 2014, the European Union has announced 4 Commission Regulations amending Annexes II, III and V to Directive 2005/396/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards maximum residue levels for pesticides in...
Exxon Mobil Corporation expects to start production at a record 10 major projects in 2014, adding new capacity of approximately 300,000 net oil equivalent barrels per day and contributing to profitable production growth, Rex W....
Partners create 200 high-skilled, local renewable energy jobs.
SGS was awarded a contract to provide technical supervision services for the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) project of a fuel terminal in Tapachula, Mexico, close to the Guatemalan border.
From 9-11 April, 2014, SGS will attend the 2nd International PV Platform in Arad, Romania and showcase its comprehensive portfolio of photovoltaic services.
After 2 successful editions in London and Toronto, Fleming Gulf is organising the 3rd Annual Global Sustainable Mining Summit in Vancouver.
Statoil and co-venturer ExxonMobil announce the results from their first drill stem test in the Tanzania Block 2 offshore discoveries.
Siemens Energy has been awarded a major order by Minnesota Power for 64 units of the company’s latest 3-MW D3 platform wind turbines to be installed at the Bison Wind Energy Center near New Salem, North Dakota.
AREVA has successfully installed 20 of the 40 wind turbines at the Trianel Wind park Borkum, located in the German North Sea.
New York State Assembly Expands Tris-Free Children and Babies Act to Ensure Safety of Toys and Childcare Products
The New York State Assembly has recently approved measures to expand the number of flame retardants under the existing TRIS-Free Children and Babies Act. The proposal is now in the Senate. If eventually approved, the new law will...
Multi-Function Display provides growth path to synthetic vision, H-TAWS, and MultiScanTM weather radar.
LatAm Rail Opportunities 2014 will attempt to support the momentum of the infrastructure development plans by propagating a healthy discussion on various facets that are withholding the progress of rail development in the region.
Cosmetics are regulated in the European Union by Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009. Since 11 July 2013 it has been mandatory that, before any product is placed on the market, a safety assessment must be carried out and a cosmetic...
The first impressively environmentally friendly transformer in the 420 kV capacity range from Siemens has been commissioned by the Baden-Wuerttemberg power grid operator TransnetBW.
The project for joint seismic acquisition in the southeastern Barents Sea has been joined by 16 new companies. A total of 33 companies are now part of this project, which will secure good data quality and low acquisition costs.
Proposition 65 (Prop 65) is the “Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986”, a ballot initiative passed overwhelmingly by California residents in 1986. Since its enactment, there have been numerous lawsuits which have...
A new version of Syngo.via software from Siemens helps doctors and radiologists generate medical diagnoses reliably and, most of all, faster than before.
Applications include power logging as well as load and energy surveys.
SGS has received the Project Finance Magazine 2013 Europe Offshore Deal of the Year Award for the Butendiek Offshore Wind Farm project.
Brazil has introduced legislation to restrict cadmium in toys, jewelry and accessories. The proposed effective date is date of publication in the Official Journal.
Canadian Solar Modules Chosen by Strata Solar to Power Five Utility Scale Projects in North Carolina
Canadian Solar Inc., one of the world's largest solar power companies, announced it was selected by Strata Solar to power five utility scale projects totaling 30 MW.
Shell announced it has reached a binding agreement to sell its Australia downstream businesses (excluding Aviation) to Vitol for a total transaction value of approximately A$2.9 billion (US$2.6 billion).
A UK energy absorption technology expert is set to unveil a range of buffers to meet demand for ever higher elevator speeds in the ultra tall buildings emerging in places such as China and the Middle East.
SGS was awarded a contract to provide risk analysis and reliability study services for the interconnection of emergency systems of satellite and production platforms operated by Pemex Offshore Production and Exploration in Mexico.
SGS has invested in a new ISO 17025 accredited Food Laboratory in Fairfield, New Jersey to meet growing demand for food testing services.