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Setpoint Integrated Solutions Partners with Continental Disc Corporation

Setpoint Integrated Solutions (Setpoint IS) has agreed to represent Continental Disc Corporation in Louisiana and Southern Mississippi.

“Setpoint IS’s agreement with Continental Disc Corporation adds a top-tier OEM for rupture discs, which complements our existing pressure protection portfolio. This now allows us to provide additional safety solutions to our customers by utilizing a rupture disc in combination with a relief valve,” said Setpoint IS vice president of sales Jeff Kelley. 

GE Oil & Gas, Alpha Petroleum to Partner on Cheviot Oil Field

Alpha Petroleum and GE Oil & Gas are partnering to advance the subsea infrastructure for the Cheviot oil field, one of the largest undeveloped fields in the UK North Sea. Alpha Petroleum has named GE Oil & Gas as the exclusive supplier of early engineering, project management and procurement activities for the project.

The announcement will lead to the supply by GE Oil & Gas of subsea trees, a full control system, three manifolds, flexible jumpers, flowlines, risers and umbilicals. GE Oil & Gas will also provide subsea construction and installation services, and support commissioning. 

Spirax-Sarco Acquires Chromalox for $415 Million

Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc has signed an agreement to acquire Chromalox, Inc. from Irving Place Capital for a cash-free, debt-free consideration of $415 million. Chromalox is a provider of electrical products, systems and solutions for industrial process heating and temperature management. It will form part of the Spirax Sarco business group and be reported as a separate segment within that business. In the year ended September 30, 2016, Chromalox recorded revenues of $201 million. 

Rotork Actuators Supplying Grassroots Middle East Refinery

Rotork fluid power valve actuators have been ordered for multiple applications at a new grassroots refinery under construction in the Middle East. With a capacity of up to 400,000 barrels a day, the refinery will process crude oils to manufacture petrol, ultra-low-sulphur diesel and fuel oil for export and to satisfy local demand.

These orders also include the assembly and testing of local control panels, in this case including Bifold pneumatic instrumentation and Soldo switchboxes, both Rotork brands. 

Emerson Acquires MYNAH Technologies

Emerson has completed the purchase of MYNAH Technologies, a long-time Emerson alliance partner. The addition of MYNAH will help support Emerson Automation Solutions and its Operational Certainty program. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

MYNAH software is currently in use at more than 1,400 sites across 68 countries in industries ranging from hydrocarbon production, refining, chemical, pharmaceutical and biotechnology. 

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