Articles by DJ Slater

EGCR moves to mid-September
Published on: January 27, 2021
The coronavirus pandemic continues to disrupt industry events in the gas compression industry.
Podcast: Industry perspective
Published on: January 26, 2021
Canada has potential to be energy market leader - Take Five with Tim Kelley
Published on: January 25, 2021
The United States tends to garner most of the attention when it comes to natural gas news, but its neighbor to the north isn’t sitting idle.
INNIO Waukesha poised to play part in clearer energy future - Take Five with Bud Hittie
Published on: January 25, 2021
William “Bud” Hittie didn’t have a typical start at INNIO Waukesha. He became the company’s president in October 2019, right as signs of a pending downturn began to surface. Then as the new year began, a global pandemic emerged.
Burckhardt acquires the rest of Shenyang Yuanda Compressor
Published on: January 25, 2021
Burckhardt Compression has officially acquired the remaining shares of Shenyang Yuanda Compressor.
B&K Vibro releases Vibrostore 100
Published on: January 23, 2021
Brüel & Kjær Vibro (B&K Vibro) launched Vibrostore 100.
Enerflex appoints Martinez as CETO
Published on: January 20, 2021
Enerflex appointed Patricia Martinez as its chief energy transition officer.
Turbo Lab extends TPS call for papers deadline
Published on: January 20, 2021
The Turbomachinery Laboratory at Texas A&M University has extended the deadline for submitting abstracts for the 2021 Turbomachinery & Pump Symposia (TPS).
BCCK to provide NRU to Archaea Energy landfill plant
Published on: January 19, 2021
BCCK Holding will provide a 13,700 scfm Style IV NiTech Nitrogen Rejection Unit (NRU) to the world’s largest high BTU landfill gas to energy plant in Pennsylvania.
Moore joins Alfa Laval as general manager
Published on: January 14, 2021
Alfa Laval has hired Brandy Moore as general manager of its air heat exchangers business and its Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, site.
SIAD MI to build booster compressor for FPSO
Published on: January 13, 2021
Wärtsilä selected SIAD Macchine Impianti (SIAD MI) to design and build a booster compressor for a floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) unit operating in the offshore area of Foinaven, west of the Shetland Islands.
NSK acquires Brüel & Kjær Vibro
Published on: January 11, 2021
Spectris has agreed to sell its Brüel & Kjær Vibro business to NSK for €180 million.
Nikkiso parts with turboexpander business
Published on: January 07, 2021
Nikkiso Cryogenic Industries’ Clean Energy and Industrial Gases Group sells its turboexpander business line.
Dover Precision Components expands TruTech portfolio
Published on: January 07, 2021
Dover Precision Components has expanded one of its material brands. 
Compass expands parts & service division
Published on: January 07, 2021
Compass Energy Systems expands its parts and service footprint in the United States. 
Voith commissions first VoreconNX
Published on: January 05, 2021
Voith Turbo has installed and commissioned its first VoreconNX variable speed drive.
UGI to acquire Mountaineer Gas Co.
Published on: January 04, 2021
UGI Corp., one of Pennsylvania’s largest natural gas utility companies, has signed an agreement to purchase Mountaintop Energy Holdings LLC, the owner of Mountaineer Gas Co., for US$540 million.
Capstone appoints Flexon as board chair
Published on: January 04, 2021
Capstone Turbine Corp. appoints Robert Flexon as its new board chairman.