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EGC Enterprises Now Offers New Website

EGC Enterprises, Inc. announces a new online, and easy-to-navigate, resource where current and prospective customers can begin their search for customized engineering solutions. The rebranded and redesigned website, www.egcgraphite.com, now guides the path to industry-specific solutions by selecting the market for which their needs are existing. Customers can enter the portal for fluid sealing or thermal management, review the product categories specific to applications and, most importantly, connect with an EGC expert who can assist in problem solving and production of the right custom solution.  

Chromatic Industries Signs License Agreement with Curtiss-Wright

Chromatic Industries, LLC recently announced that on January 12, 2018, Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Corporation acquired a license to use its patented valve technology within the nuclear power generation market. Curtiss-Wright will employ Chromatic design features to provide solutions for its applications relative to other competing valve technologies.

Chromatic Industries is a global valve manufacturer of specialty engineered valves for the energy, power, and petrochemicals sectors and is a subsidiary of Sequitur Energy Resources, LLC. 

Forum Energy Technologies Announces CFO Succession

Pablo MercadoForum Energy Technologies, as part of its continued succession planning process, has appointed Pablo G. Mercado to serve as senior vice president and CFO effective March 1, 2018. James W. Harris, the outgoing CFO, has been leading the Drilling and Subsea segment since September 2017 and will transition full-time to that operating role, serving as Forum’s executive vice president – Drilling and Subsea.

Mercado joined Forum in 2011 as vice president, corporate development and has held positions with increasing responsibility. Most recently, he served as senior vice president – finance, with oversight of Forum’s corporate development, investor relations, accounting, tax and treasury functions. Prior to joining Forum, he was an investment banker in the Oil and Gas Group of Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC where he worked with oilfield services companies. 

Emerson and Total Sign Long-Term Global Agreement

Emerson has signed a long-term global agreement with Total S.A. to provide all Total geoscientists with access to Emerson’s Paradigm exploration and production (E&P) software portfolio. In late 2017, Emerson acquired Paradigm, which combined with Emerson’s existing portfolio, makes Emerson the largest independent provider of E&P software to the oil and gas industry.

With the new agreement, Total will also become an active member of the new OpenDB Consortium, Emerson’s E&P Software initiative to build a next-generation database using industry standard formats. By participating in the consortium, Total will be able to contribute directly to the design and implementation of the database and influence future technological developments. 

ASCO Announces 2018 Engineering Scholarship Program

Emerson has begun accepting applications for the 2018 ASCO Engineering Scholarship program. Emerson will award two $5,000 scholarships to U.S. engineering students, provide $1,000 grants to their college’s engineering departments, and host the students at "The Amazing Packaging Race" at PACK EXPO International in 2018.

Applications are now being accepted and may be submitted until the program deadline of April 10, 2018. Details and forms are available at www.asco.com/scholarship.




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