Monthly Archives: May 2017

IDC Approves R218M Loan For Development Of Free State Natural Gas Project

South Africa’s State-owned Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) has approved R218-million in loan finance to support the further development of a natural gas resource in the Free State through the creation of a 107-km pipeline network and associated gas processing facilities. … Continue reading

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SOCOM Seeks New Equipment for Combat Divers

U.S. Special Operations Command is looking for a variety of new technologies to enhance the capability of its combat divers, a program manager said May 17. The technology development strategy for SOCOM’s program executive office maritime is to find commercial-off-the-shelf … Continue reading

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Sustainable Innovations Delivers The 1st Fully Integrated Solid-State Electrochemical Hydrogen Compressor System To NASA

Sustainable Innovations has delivered a Hydrogen-Based Energy Conservation System (HECS) for recovering hydrogen from various waste streams at NASA Stennis Space Center (SSC). The first of its kind, this fully integrated, solid state system is designed to recover hydrogen released … Continue reading

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Western Digital Launches 10TB Red And Red Pro Drives With Added Helium

More than hot air for NAS drives WESTERN DIGITAL has announced two products from its converging portfolio today. After earlier announcing a new SAS drive from HGST, the flagship WD brand has also launched a new version of its long-running … Continue reading

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National Weather Service Relies On Balloons For Forecasting

In today’s world of weather forecasting there are several ways you can get weather information. Many of us rely on weather apps, TV or the web but despite this variation, every forecast relies on the same weather data. Today’s meteorologists … Continue reading

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