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Shell project manager says cracker plant "will change forever Pittsburgh"

The word of the day in Beaver County is “safety.” At least that seems to be the case according to Shell Chemicals Project Director Anca Rusa, speaking publicly about the cracker plant, which Royal Dutch Shell is building in Beaver County, at .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2017

Alcoa employees to conduct Arctic climate change research

Later this year, two Alcoa employees from Pittsburgh will be traveling to the Arctic to learn about climate change and conduct research in conjunction with the Earthwatch Institute. The two — Miltiadis Constantine, project manager in the Ethics.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 7th, 2017

Cement plants to feed cracker site set up

Two concrete plants, set up to supply Royal Dutch Shell's under-construction cracker plant in Beaver County, are now running in Midland, according to a report from the Beaver Cou.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 28th, 2017

30 Under 30 award winner: Aster Teclay (Video)

Moving to Work and senior project manager, Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 19th, 2017

Google Employees Weighed In on What Makes a Highly Effective Manager. Technical Expertise Came in Dead Last

Is it possible to engineer the perfect boss? Google was up to the task and found data that will forever change the keys to getting promoted......»»

Category: topSource: incJun 20th, 2017

Google Employees Weighed In On What Makes a Highly Effective Manager. Technical Expertise Came in Dead Last

Is it possible to engineer the perfect boss? Google was up to the task and found data that will forever change the keys to getting promoted......»»

Category: topSource: incJun 20th, 2017

Here"s a visualization of Elon Musk"s tunneling project that could change transportation forever

Elon Musk has revealed how he wants his new tunneling venture, "The Boring Company" to work......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 28th, 2017

Elon Musk just revealed new details about his tunneling project that could change transportation forever (TSLA)

ScreenshotTesla CEO Elon Musk revealed new details about his futuristic tunnel-boring project during his TED talk on Friday. The Boring Company, Musk's latest venture being led by SpaceX engineer Steve Davis, is working on building a network .....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytApr 28th, 2017

Construction of two concrete plants for cracker to start

Champion Concrete is building two plants in a Beaver County industrial park to supply the concrete necessary for Shell Chemicals to build its $6 billion ethane cracker plant, according to the Beaver County Times. Construction is to begin March 20, and t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 2nd, 2017

Will Trump make a $7 billion clean-coal plant irrelevant?

Southern Co.’s “clean-coal” plant has been hailed as a first-of-its-kind project. President Donald Trump’s climate-change skepticism could make it the last......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 27th, 2017

Duke University mum on prospects for once-touted Duke Energy plant project

Duke University won’t say whether it could yet change its mind on a combined heat-and-power project it has proposed to have Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK) Carolinas build on campus. Duke Carolinas and Duke University announced the $55 million project with cons.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 5th, 2016

Betters gives $100K to CCBC training program

The Community College of Beaver County has received a $100,000 donation from Beaver County developer Chuck Betters to buy equipment that will be used to train would-be workers for the ethane cracker plant planned by Shell Chemicals. CCBC said the donatio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 25th, 2016

Shell provides further details on lease of former Michael Baker headquarters

Royal Dutch Shell, which plans to lease Michael Baker International's former headquarters in Brighton Township during the construction of its cracker plant in Potter Township, Beaver County, offered further details of the plan after Shell executives confi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 17th, 2016

CCBC plans cracker-plant training job fair

Community College of Beaver County is hosting a conference and job fair about opportunities surrounding the ethane cracker being built by Shell Chemicals. "Cracker Plant: Building/Construction Trades and Manufacturing Career Expo" will be held at 6 p.m. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 11th, 2016

Proposed Trucking Route Raises Traffic Concerns for Pennsylvania Town

Shell Chemicals Co. will operate a laydown yard in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania, to store materials for the construction of its ethane cracker plant, but two local officials are concerned about the route those trucks could take to get to the facility......»»

Category: topSource: ttnewsOct 21st, 2016

Power grid operator offers alternatives to natural gas plant but at higher cost

The manager of California’s electric grid told.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesAug 17th, 2017

Utility drops bid to recoup billions after bailing on plant

A utility is suspending its request to recoup billions more from customers for a South Carolina nuclear power project it bailed on last month......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 15th, 2017

Georgia PSC supports continuing Plant Vogtle project

Georgia energy regulators want Georgia Power Co. to show what it would cost to finish the over-budget nuclear expansion at Plant Vogtle and how long it will take to complete the project. In a vote that essentially endorsed continuing the work, the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2017

After failure of SC nuke plant, backers seek federal aid

Proponents of nuclear power are pushing to revive a failed project to build two reactors in South Carolina, arguing that the demise of the $14 billion venture could signal doom for an industry that supplies one-fifth of the nation's electricity......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 14th, 2017

Shell"s (RDS.A) Appomattox Project Achieves a Key Milestone

Shell's (RDS.A) multibillion .....»»

Category: topSource: zacksAug 14th, 2017

After failure of SC nuke plant, backers seek federal aid

Proponents of nuclear power are pushing to revive a failed project to build two reactors in South Carolina......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 14th, 2017