ATEC Expands to Myanmar to Offer CompEx Courses

Singapore-based ATEC Group has announced a joint venture with Cyprus-based Uniteam Training Limited to provide CompEx training and assessments in Yangon to tap the growing need for certified electrical and mechanical technicians in the country. CompEx (Competency in Ex atmospheres) is a global certification scheme for electrical and mechanical practitioners and designers working in potentially […]

Bibby Clinches Myanmar Offshore Vessel Contract

Bibby Offshore, a Scottish provider of subsea installation and services to the offshore oil and gas industry, announced that its Asian Division, Bibby Offshore Singapore (BOS), has secured a contract with the Moattama Gas Transportation Company (MGTC). MGTC, a joint venture between Total (operator), Unocal, PTTEP and Myanmar Oil and Gas Enterprise, has appointed BOS […]

Myanmar’s energy sector boosted by World Bank investment

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar, Sept. 25 (UPI) — The World Bank has approved a $140 million interest-free loan to upgrade an existing power plant in Myanmar, the bank said. The project, at the Thaton station in the southern state of Mon, will replace aging gas turbines with new units which will produce 250 percent more electricity with […]