A report by the global food source monitoring company Food Sentry ranked Ďexcessive or illegal pesticide contaminationí as the number one risk to consumers from the 3,400 verified worldwide instances of food safety violations in...
Chevron Corporation announced a new oil discovery at the Guadalupe prospect in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The Keathley Canyon Block 10 Well No. 1 encountered significant oil pay in the Lower Tertiary Wilcox Sands. The...
KBR, Inc. announced it has been awarded a three-year master services agreement (MSA) with Statoil Petroleum AS (Statoil) to provide engineering and procurement services for Statoil on a global scale.
The European Union (EU) has recently notified the World Trade Organization (WTO) of a draft Commission Directive to strengthen the migration limits for lead in toys. The proposed enforcement date is 18 months after publication...
E.ON and VNG sell their stakes in EVG
Totalís Board of Directors Pays Homage to Christophe de Margerie and Organizes the Groupís New Governance
The Board of Directors met and paid homage to Chairman and CEO Christophe de Margerie, who died tragically in an airplane accident in Moscow on the night of October 20-21, 2014.
After 30 years of consolidation and amendment, the EU is implementing the first major revision of its food labeling rules for a generation; EU Regulation 1169/2011 will apply to all food products from 13 December 2014.
Operator Statoil has together with PL169 partners proved new oil resources in the D-structure in the vicinity of the Grane field in the North Sea.
First military aircraft to feature Pro Line Fusion flight deck technology
France recently extended the restriction of formamide in toy puzzle mats for a further 12 months. The new law takes effect on 15 September 2014
Europe's Biggest Blast Furnace Relit: "Schwelgern 2" Producing Iron Again - Continuous Caster Also Modernized - Economics Minister Duin: "Positive Signal for NRW"
The fire is lit, blast furnace No. 2 in Duisburg-Schwelgern is back in
operation. For three months production had been halted to carry out
necessary modernization work.
Siemens has received an order for a high-voltage direct-current (HVDC) power transmission link in Canada.
In order to ensure the safety of cosmetic products for human health, the European Commission has adopted REGULATION (EU) No 358/2014 that prohibits the use of 5 parabens and limits the maximum concentrations of Triclosan in...
Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar"), one of the world's largest solar power companies, announced that it will introduce a new, groundbreaking Diamond module at the upcoming Solar Power International (SPI)...
During the first edition of the World Nuclear Exhibition, AREVA and the Spanish company ENUSA Industrias Avanzadas signed a multi-year contract for the supply of enrichment services. This enriched uranium, once manufactured into...
New York Signs New Law to Restrict Additional Flame Retardant in Childcare Articles and Toys for Young Children
In August 2011, New York approved the ĎTRIS-Free Children and Babies Actí to prohibit the use of tris(2-chloroethyl) phosphate (TRIS, TCEP) in childcare products and toys for children under three years of age. The law took effect...
KBR, Inc. announced that the KD Consortium, consisting of KBR and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Company, Ltd, has been awarded a front end engineering design (FEED) contract by Eni East Africa SpA for a floating...
Siemens to provide an additional 15 years of service and maintenance at Harvest Wind and White Creek wind projects in Washington State
On 19 September 2014 (to be published 29 September 2014) the United States Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) released to the public the changes in four of the core Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) rules. (1)
BG Group announces the appointment of Helge Lund as Chief Executive and as an Executive Director with effect from 2 March 2015.
Companies will work together to provide Indian military simulation and training solutions
Xavier Vital, SGSís US-based Global Ecodesign Manager, will lead stakeholders and industry experts in a workshop at this yearís Sustainable Cosmetics Summit, 10 November, in Hong Kong.
CB&I announced it has been awarded a contract by Shandong Sincier Petrochemical Co., Ltd. for the license and engineering design of a gasification unit to be built near Dongying, Shandong Province, China.
AREVA has signed a contract with Brazilian utility BOLT Energias for the construction of the Campo Grande biomass power plant in the state of Bahia.
European Committee for Standardization Publishes Report on Translations of Toy Warnings and Safety Instructions
The European Committee for Standardization (CEN) has published a revised toy report NPR-CEN/TR 15071: National translations of warnings and instructions for use in EN 71 series: 2014.