East German market can now benefit from Energyst Rental Solutions We are delighted to announce the opening of our Leipzig depot, which means we can provide more efficient service to customers in the Eastern side of Germany from now on. With already three depots operating in Frankfurt, Duisburg and Hamburg, we are familiar with the …

The £2.2 billion ($2.7 billion) takeover of Amec Foster Wheeler by rival engineering giant Wood Group plc is on course to be completed next month following approval from the UK’s competition watchdog. Watchdog approval The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) launched an investigation in June over concerns that the deal would harm competition in the …

French oil giant Total is set to acquire its Danish rival Maersk Oil and Gas for $7.45 billion dollars. Danish Maritime giant Maersk A/S informed on Monday it had entered into an agreement to sell its subsidiary Mærsk Olie og Gas A/S to Total S.A. for $7.45bn in a combined share and debt transaction. This …

Renewable energy projects The oil industry may be committing up to a fifth of their total investment in green energy projects after 2030 as hydrocarbons production declines. A growing number of key oil and gas players are starting to invest in renewable energy projects. Analysis from Wood Mackenzie suggests that major energy companies like Royal Dutch …

OPEC oil cuts Kuwait joined Saudi Arabia and Russia in supporting an extension of oil cuts by OPEC and other global producers through the first quarter of 2018 to help trim global stockpiles. An extension of the cuts at already agreed-upon output volumes is needed to reach the goal of paring world inventories to their five-year …

Wood Mackenzie survey indicates that upstream players are grappling with the current uncertain situation The oil and gas industry is facing a challenging year. Oil prices remain volatile, and uncertainty remains about whether prices will recover from around $50/bbl. Across the upstream sector, companies are considering their next investments, while weighing up how to remain …

To say Saudi Arabia is investing in downstream petrochemical projects is an understatement. Led by the massive grassroot Yanbu oil-to-chemicals plant complex, nearly 200 active petrochemical projects, with a combined total investment value of more than $43 billion, are being planned. Saudi Arabia Basic Industries Corporation’s (SABIC) and Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco) are …

Explorers look at drilling a record number of wells in Norway’s Arctic waters this year, undeterred by oil prices apparently stuck below $60/bbl. After making a discovery of as much as 100 MMboe in the Barents Sea, Lundin Petroleum said that it wants to squeeze two more exploration wells into its program this year, even …

Royal Dutch Shell Plc’s $3.8-billion sale of North Sea oil and gas fields creates a model for further transactions in a region where the question of who pays to remove decades-old offshore platforms has been an obstacle for other deals. Shell’s agreement with Chrysaor Holdings Ltd. included the condition that Europe’s largest oil company covers …

OPEC TALKS ON REDUCING CRUDE OIL PRODUCTION Norway has this year politely declined invitations from OPEC to join talks on curbing oil production. Its strategy is now paying off. Western Europe’s biggest crude producer, which isn’t a member of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and will not feature alongside Russia among non-members contributing to …

RAPID TREND TOWARD DECOMMISSIONING The decommissioning of aging offshore oil and gas platforms, subsea wells and related assets is increasing dramatically, with more than 600 projects expected to be disposed of during the next five years. This rapid trend toward decommissioning is causing spending to rise significantly, according to a new study by IHS Markit. …

WHO PRODUCES THE RAW MATERIALS WE USE EVERY DAY? Which countries produce the raw materials we all need and use every day? Who mines the copper, grows the timber, makes the cement and harvests the coffee all fueling our modern lives? BullionVault’s latest infographic shows the global output in Dollar terms of the world’s most …

Report “Decommissioning Insight 2016” A new report forecasts a gradual but steady rise in offshore oil and gas decommissioning in the UK and Norway over the next ten years, with activity growing from a market worth over £2 billion ($2.5 billion) in 2015. Decommissioning Insight 2016, launched by Oil & Gas UK, is the first …

Interbrand Global Brands For the 15th consecutive year, Caterpillar Inc. was named as a Best Global Brand by Interbrand, with a ranking of #82 and an overall brand value of $5.425B. The annual report, according to Interbrand, analyzes how brands help grow businesses – from delivering on customer expectations to driving economic value. Caterpillar’s ranking …

ENERGYST EXHIBITING AT OFFSHORE ENERGY 2016 Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference (OEEC) is an annual event focused on the complete offshore energy industry, from oil & gas to wind and marine energy. The event will be held on 25 and 26 October 2016 in the Amsterdam RAI in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Energyst will once again …

ABOUT ACHILLES Achilles is an external body that verifies a supplier’s status as a trusted partner, by assessing their supply capabilities and compliance with industry legislation. UVDB, Sellihca & Repro Energyst has recently been audited by Achilles. Part of the recent assessment involved an independent site audit where Energyst was awarded 99% for health & Safety …

FROM PURCHASE TO EQUIPMENT RENTAL In Spain, in recent years, cyclical changes to the country’s economy have left their mark on several industries. Where the common practice for companies used to be to purchase and own their equipment, particularly in the industrial and the construction sectors, we now see a tendency towards equipment rental. By now, the equipment rental …

ONS 2016 Only a few more weeks until the start of ONS 2016 in Stavanger. This year’s edition of the combined exhibition, conference and festival for the Northern Seas offshore industry will be held from 29 August until 1 September. THREE CATERPILLAR DEALERS, ONE MESSAGE Energyst has joined forces with Pon Power and Pyroban. The …

AFRICAN REVIEW TALKING TO ENERGYST’S COMMERCIAL DIRECTOR FRANK DE KONING Having recently strengthened its technical and commercial teams in Africa, power and temperature control rental solutions provider Energyst has been adapting to the continent’s unique demands. Frank de Koning, Commercial Director for Energyst, discusses the company’s strategy for the African market in an interview with …

ENERGYST TO SHOW ITS POWER RENTAL SOLUTIONS AT AFRICA ENERGY FORUM 2016 One more week until the 2016 edition of the Africa Energy Forum, the global investment meeting for Africa’s power, energy, infrastructure & industrial sectors. This year’s edition of the AEF will take place in London, UK, from 22 until 24 June. It has become …

Certifications

Energyst, one of the world’s leading providers of power and temperature control rental solutions, has been awarded ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certifications. These certifications confirm that Energyst maintains high standards that are recognised globally. ISO 9001 ISO 9001 certification specifies requirements for a quality management system. It proves that Energyst has developed …

Scheduled Maintenance

SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE FOR CONTINUOUS PRODUCTION PROCESS Just like any mechanical device, power generators need regular maintenance and servicing. Especially when they are exposed to extreme temperatures, salt water, dust or debris. This makes preventive maintenance for your generators essential for maximising reliability and minimising the risk of a loss of power. If you are planning …

Contingency Planning

CONTINGENCY PLANNING Sometimes you have to prepare for the worst. This is why we at Energyst think about what might happen during a sudden power blackout. We appreciate the importance of contingency planning, because a disruption in power can have many negative consequences for any company. A power blackout is not always predictable or preventable. …

Backup Power

BACKUP POWER In an emergency, companies must always be able to rely on their supply of power. If a problem arises, important electrical systems must have an independent source. Backup power has a key role in this. Backup power systems protect life and property from the consequences of the loss of the primary electric power supply. …

Risk Management

RISK MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS As one of the world’s leading providers of power and temperature control rental solutions, Energyst consistently aims to improve and safeguard its customers’ operations. Our tailored solutions reduce risk and enhance productivity. We are fully committed to quickly and effectively solve and prevent issues when they arise. Energyst has the knowledge and …

Fuel efficiency

FUEL EFFICIENCY: IDLE TIME AND WORKING TIME Simply measuring fuel consumption in litres per hour may seem an easy way of comparing the fuel efficiency of machines. But context is extremely important. Idle time and working time are key considerations when determining which machines are the most profitable for your business. Fluctuating fuel prices can …

Low Voltage Transformers

LOW VOLTAGE STEP-UP AND STEP-DOWN TRANSFORMERS Our low voltage transformers available for rental convert 400 to 480 V generator set outputs to a range of LV voltages up to 690 V for distribution. They offer a range of inputs and outputs to ensure the right voltage for your application. Available for any occasion, from small-scale project to major plant, …

Emergency Power

When a company faces a loss of electrical power, it has to find a way to replace its supply. If no backup power is immediately available, a cause can be a natural disaster the backup power fails to work properly, it must turn to an emergency power system. At Energyst, we understand that in such …

At Energyst we know that saving space is key in the offshore industry. That is why we put real energy into designing the most compact offshore generator available in the market. It’s the people at Energyst that make the difference. By listening to the market and transforming its demands into true innovations. We are genuinely …

An eclipse of the sun next month could disrupt Europe’s power supplies because so many countries now use solar energy, electricity system operators have warned. “The risk of incident cannot be completely ruled out,” the European Network Transmission System Operators for Electricity said on Monday, adding the eclipse on March 20 would be “an unprecedented …

In 2050, world energy demand is forecast to be twice as high as it was in 2000, increasing the importance of floating, production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessels to the global exploration and production (E&P) market as existing wells closer to shore become redundant. The move to deeper waters and harsher environments coincides with increased …

Energyst’s power rental experts are taking part in the Africa Energy Forum, which takes place in Dubai from 8-11 June, 2015. Do you need temporary power solution? Share your challenge with us!   Should you not be able to attend the AEF, please give us a call or send an email. Our staff will be …

OSLO – Statoil’s Chief Executive said on Tuesday he saw crude oil prices climbing to $80 a barrel by 2018 and repeated the price levels at which the company would have the necessary cashflow to pay out future dividends. “We think there will be some time before we will see a balanced market. But we …

The SPE Offshore Europe Exhibition & Conference will take place in Aberdeen, UK, from 8-11 September 2015. Conference: 100+ high-level business keynotes and technical presentations are free to attend for registered trade visitors Exhibition: 1,500+ global suppliers will showcase their latest products & services The Energyst power rental experts will be showcasing our power equipment, especially designed for …