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

Shell begins main construction phase for cracker plant

Shell Chemicals announced Wednesday that the preliminary site work has been completed in Beaver County and construction will move on to its main phase. The $6 billion ethane cracker plant, announced in June 2016, will now begin to take shape with the c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 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

Rowan County leaders transforming former mall site into entrepreneurial hub (PHOTOS)

Addison Davis, who is the new project manager of the Rowan IDEA Center, and some other Rowan County, university and chamber leaders want to help ensure that the city or county becomes the home for local people who want to start or grow a business......»»

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BHEL commissions 54-Mw coal-fired power plant in Indonesia

The 3x18 MW power project located at Sangatta, East Kalimantan, Indonesia has been set up by BHEL.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 12th, 2017

New-generation gas turbine project for Duke Energy’s Lincoln plant gets green light

Regulators in North Carolina cleared the Duke Energy proposal despite objections from the state’s customer advocate that the untested technology and long construction time could prove financially risky......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2017

China Starts World's Biggest Floating Solar Project - Bloomberg

BloombergChina Starts World's Biggest Floating Solar ProjectBloombergA unit of China Three Gorges Corp. is building a 1 billion yuan ($151 million) floating solar power plant, th.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsDec 10th, 2017

Two plants set to come up inTelangana, AP: Steel Minister

SAIL-ArcelorMittal likely to finalise Kadapa project; electric arc furnace plant to come up in Paloncha.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 8th, 2017