CRC-Evans Pipeline International Inc. celebrated the official grand opening of its new Offshore Division Headquarters in Alness, Scotland.
New welding products from Lincoln Electric, CRC-Evans Automatic Welding, Pipeline Machinery-Cat, Vacuworx International, GE Sensing & Inspection Technologies, Geneq Inc., Semaphore, McElroy, Meta Vision Systems, Invensys Operations Management, Polyguard Products, PCC Energy Group and Kobelco.
CRC-Evans Automatic Welding is introducing a new generation welding system incorporating laser vision welding and inspection technology. The company says its Vision System is engineered to reduce total time of the pipeline welding process while increasing weld quality. It is said to provide remarkable flexibility in the field.
Descriptions and details of new products offered from Burckhardt Compression, Bishop Lifting Products, TechCorr, Sick Maihak, Inc., CRC-Evans, Flowserve, Lincoln Electric, R&M Energy Systems, BFX Equity Partners, Dresser Pipeline Solutions, Hammersmith Mfg., Flow Management Devices, American Public Gas Association, Sullair Corporation and Huntingdon Fusion Techniques.
CRC-Evans Pipeline International announced July 30 that CRC-Evans has been acquired by Stanley Black & Decker for $445 million in cash. The companies expect that the acquisition should enhance CRC-Evans’ global growth strategy and its services to customers worldwide. R&D and technology leadership will continue to be emphasized, and Stanley Black and Decker’s resources should enable CRC-Evans to achieve even higher performance standards.
CRC-Evans Automatic Welding is providing equipment for the Beauce-Mantois Link, a gas pipeline project currently underway in France and scheduled for completion in early 2010.
CRC-Evans Pipeline International has announced it has acquired a majority interest in UK-based Global Pipelines. The two companies will now work together to provide start-to-finish managed services for the spoolbase and offshore sectors.