All articles for "Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products"

Engineering Competence

Swell solution

French technology firm Symétrie makes hexapods – parallel kinematic systems for testing products and simulating swell. The devices are in high demand [...]
Aerospace,Bearing units,Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Design,Machinery and equipment,Mechatronics,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Transportation & logistics,

Mega-cities in motion

With a population of 11 million, São Paulo, Brazil, is part of a new wave of mega-cities. Global truck and bus manufacturer Scania is developing [...]
Bearing units,Cars,Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Design,Machinery and equipment,Maintenance,Other products and services,Railways,Transportation & logistics,Trucks and trailers,
Digital Technology

’Bot to trot

Scientists in Italy are developing a robotic horse to go where humans dare not tread.
Bearing units,Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Design,Machinery and equipment,Mechatronics,Simulation and software,Transportation & logistics,

What’s it worth?

Discussions about the planet’s natural resources have shifted dramatically in the past few years, from questions of scarcity to debates about cost.
Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Electricity, gas and water supply,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,

Greener oil development

With a name like Ecopetrol, Colombia’s largest oil producer has a visible commitment to sustainable development. Investors are taking notice.
Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Lubricants,Maintenance,

A distaste for waste

Michael Biddle has built an award-winning business around plastics recovery and recycling from discarded products.
Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Other industry,Other services,Research and theory,

Slick research

At Imperial College London, Professor Hugh Spikes studies the effects of friction.
Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Food and beverages,Lubricants,Machinery and equipment,Other industry,Research and theory,