MDC for Shell

Shell UK has placed an order with MDC Technology for an Operational Data Server System at its Stanlow manufacturing complex. Moore Products is to supply an APACS DCS for cargo handling control on The Maersk Company’s floating production, storage and off-loading facility for Shell’s North Sea Curlew field. United Distillers has placed an order worth […]

Shell UK has placed an order with MDC Technology for an Operational Data Server System at its Stanlow manufacturing complex.

Moore Products is to supply an APACS DCS for cargo handling control on The Maersk Company’s floating production, storage and off-loading facility for Shell’s North Sea Curlew field.

United Distillers has placed an order worth more than £500,000 with Moore Products for an APACS DCS for the Royal Brackla and Lagavulin distilleries and for the Glen Ord Maltings.

Servelec has designed, installed and commissioned a control and monitoring system – consisting of Servelec’s X-Works automation package, running on DEC Alpha computers and an Allen-Bradley SLC-500 controller – for flare stack regulation on a blast furnace to Scunthorpe steelworks.

Holman Paper has placed a $I million order with Honeywell for a Millman production and warehouse control system for its paper mill in Hallsta, Sweden.

Integrated Measurement Systems has won a £200,000 contract for a networked industrial computer system and software from John Gibson Agencies for the deck erection phase of the Storebaelt bridge in Denmark.

Image Automation is to supply FastScan 32 two-headed automatic laser inspection systems under two contracts for float-glass manufacturers, Vidrio Plano and Vidrio Saint Gobain de Mexico. The contracts are worth US$1 million (£630,000).

ABB Kent-Taylor has supplied transmitters worth about £300,000 to Britannia Operator Ltd for its Britannia gas field development.

Multi-Fluid International A/S of Norway has received an order for 20 to 30 subsea multi-phase flowmeters for two of Statoil’s new field developments – the usgard and Gullfaks satellites.