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2014-08-06 23:05:41

Doosan Corporation’s new U.S. subsidiary to employ hundreds as it establishes headquarters in Connecticut South Windsor, Conn. (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Following its acquisition of ClearEdge Power on July 18, Doosan Corporation, a $21-billion Korea-based industrial company that employees 43,000 worldwide, has formed Doosan Fuel Cell America, Inc. (Doosan FC). This follows Doosan’s merger with another fuel cell company, Korea-based Fuel Cell Power, and the formation of the Doosan Fuel...

2011-07-29 12:30:00

PITTSBURGH, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company, its consortium team member The Shaw Group Inc., China's State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) and Sanmen Nuclear Power Company Ltd., today announced that the first AP1000 nuclear reactor vessel successfully arrived at the Sanmen nuclear power plant in China's Zhejiang province. Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction manufactured the reactor vessel, which weighs approximately 340 tons and measures 4.5...

2010-05-13 02:55:00

CRAWLEY, England/>, May 13, 2010/> /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Doosan announces that it will be an official patron for The Open Championship, the oldest and most prestigious of the four major global golf events. The sponsorship forms an important part of Doosan's marketing strategy that will support the company's aim to become one of the Global 200 companies by 2020. The Open is organised by The R&A, golf's governing body, and is celebrating its 150th year. Doosan will be one of six...

2009-09-14 03:06:00

LONDON, September 14 /PRNewswire/ -- - Acquisition Secures Proprietary Turbine Technologies for Doosan, Completing the Company's All-Round Capabilities in Power Generation Equipment - Deal Positions Doosan as one of the World's Top-Tier Power Plant Equipment Makers - Doosan Power Systems to Oversee Skoda Power and Doosan Babcock Energy Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction (DHIC), the leading Korean heavy industries company, has signed an agreement to buy Czech...

2008-12-18 13:08:00

HOGEN hydrogen generators help power world's largest aluminum plant WALLINGFORD, Conn., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Proton Energy Systems announced today it has been awarded a contract from Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction to supply HOGEN hydrogen generators for a power plant that provides electricity to Qatalum, the world's largest aluminum smelting plant. Located in Qatar, Qatalum is currently under construction and is slated to begin operations in August 2010. "Proton Energy...

2008-09-17 12:00:30

REGINA, Saskatchewan, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- HTC Purenergy Inc. (the "Corporation" or "HTC") is pleased to announce it has signed a Global Licensing Agreement for carbon capture and storage technology with world leading power plant equipment supplier and power plant E.P.C. constructors - Doosan Babcock Energy(Doosan Babcock) of the UK, and with Doosan Heavy Industries and Construction(Doosan Heavy) of South Korea. The Doosan Babcock and Doosan Heavy's Licensing Agreement with...

2008-09-17 09:00:53

The Ministry of Electricity and Water (MEW) of Kuwait awarded Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction the 136,000 cubic meters per day (m3/day) (36 million US gallons per day (MGD)) Shuwaikh Seawater Reverse Osmosis (SWRO) Desalination Plant with recarbonation system. Doosan Heavy Industries and Construction is executing the project on an EPC basis. Doosan Hydro Technology, a wholly owned US based subsidiary, will provide all basic process design engineering and detailed engineering review...

2008-09-09 09:00:36

EESTech, with facilities in Queensland, Australia, has announced that it will benefit from the strategic licensing agreement signed between HTC Canada, Doosan Babcock Energy, UK and Doosan Heavy Industries and Construction of South Korea. Doosan Babcock will gain access to the carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology developed by HTC and the University of Regina. Together they will jointly advance the large-scale integration of CO2 capture with existing, new coal and gas fired power...


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