In brief

January 2010
Process Engineering;Jan/Feb2010, Vol. 91 Issue 1, p52
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs related to the engineering industry in Great Britain. An order has been given to KSB AG for the two main cooling water pumps for the power station at Rotterdam. Clyde Process Solutions PLC has won a contract to supply its customer with an ingredient handling system. The operator training and dynamic simulation technology has been installed by Korea Electric Power Research Institute to integrated gasification combined cycle (IGCC) power plant.


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