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ProEnergy Sponsors Emergency Blood Drive

National blood supplies are at an all-time low. ProEnergy answered the call sponsoring an employee blood drive.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Announces String Test Facility

ProEnergy has produced a fully functional plant level string test facility for LM6000 gas turbines.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Awarded EPC Project by Public Service Company of New Mexico

ProEnergy announced that it has been selected by Public Service Company of New Mexico for the Piñon Generating Station.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Welcomes New General Manager Latin America

ProEnergy is pleased to announce that Alejandro Vigo has joined ProEnergy as General Manager Latin America.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Welcomes New Senior VP Business Development

ProEnergy is pleased to announce that Walt Kittrell has joined ProEnergy as Senior VP of Business Development.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Welcomes New Director of Controls Solutions

ProEnergy is pleased to announce that Paul Goldman has joined ProEnergy as Director of Controls Solutions.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Welcomes New VP Aero Turbine Services

ProEnergy is pleased to announce that Bill Weisbrod has joined ProEnergy as Vice President of Aero Turbine Services.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Sponsors JROTC Event

ProEnergy recently sponsored the Armed Regulation trophies at the 12th annual Smith-Cotton JROTC Drill Meet  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Performs 260 MVA Transformer Installation

ProEnergy performed a transformer installation at Seattle City Light’s Boundary Dam Facility for Toshiba Int. Corp.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Awarded EPC Project by CCA

ProEnergy has been selected to provide two GE LM6000 PC pkgs along with the EPC of a turnkey 100 MW addition.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Welcomes New Senior Account Manager

ProEnergy is pleased to announce the addition of Jay McClaugherty as Senior Account Manager.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Welcomes New COO

ProEnergy is pleased to announce that Travis Simpson has joined ProEnergy as Chief Operating Officer.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Named a Missouri Breastfeeding Friendly Employer

ProEnergy recently joined a growing number of Missouri businesses by becoming a Missouri Breastfeeding Friendly Worksite  |  READ MORE

Ameren Renews Five O&M Contracts with ProEnergy

ProEnergy has been awarded a contract renewal for the O&M of five Ameren Missouri facilities.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Presents at ASME Turbo Expo

ProEnergy’s Director of Technology, Warren Miglietti, presents at ASME Turbo Expo.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Welcomes New IGT Parts Manager

ProEnergy is pleased to announce the addition of Americo Zapata as the Industrial Gas Turbine Parts Manager.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Acts Quickly To Minimize Downtime

ProEnergy's Aero Depot is fully tooled & staffed to support any issues that arise.  |  READ MORE

Rockland Capital awards four O&M contracts to ProEnergy

ProEnergy is pleased to announce that it has been awarded five year O&M contracts for Rockland Capital, LLC.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Awarded EPC Project by Prairie Power, Inc.

ProEnergy announced that it has been selected by Prairie Power, Inc. to provide the EPC for a turnkey 42 MW addition.  |  READ MORE

December 2015 Issue of Industrial Tradesman features ProEnergy’s Professional Services Staffing Division

December 2015 Issue of Industrial Tradesman features ProEnergy’s Professional Services Staffing Division.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Welcomes New Director of Controls Solutions

ProEnergy is pleased to announce the addition of Ron Weiss as Director of Controls Solutions. Ron’s primary responsibilities include overseeing day-to-day operations and providing strategic guidance on the best engineered solutions to meet clients’ needs.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Appoints New Vice President of Field Services

ProEnergy is pleased to announce the addition of Curtis Odum as Vice President of Field Services. Curtis’ primary responsibilities include driving the strategies of ProEnergy’s Field Service divisions including Turbine Outage Maintenance and Boiler, Mechanical and Fire Protection Services.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Presents at Turbine Forum & ASME Turbo Expo

ProEnergy’s Director of Technology, Warren Miglietti, recently attended the Turbine Forum in Nice, France, and served as Chair for the first day’s events. He was also a guest speaker, and presented on diffusion braze repairs for industrial gas turbine blades. Warren also had the opportunity to present the same presentation at the ASME Turbo Expo in Montreal, Canada.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Provides Emergency LPT Module and LM6000 Repairs

When a ProEnergy client experienced problems with the low pressure turbine (LPT) module at their power plant in Florida, ProEnergy mobilized immediately. A lease LPT module, experienced personnel and special support and disassembly tooling were on the site the next day to disassemble the damaged module and prepare it for shipment back to ProEnergy’s Aero Depot. The team also installed the ProEnergy lease LPT module and had the unit returned to operational status. Once the LPT module arrived at the state-of-the-art Depot, ProEnergy personnel worked quickly to make the necessary repair recommendations and begin the repair and overhaul process.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy One Power Staffing Opens Office In Mexico

ProEnergy One Power Staffing recently opened an office in Mexico, making it their sixth office in Missouri. The company offers temporary and contract staffing, permanent recruitment, outplacement and career services.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Appoints New Vice President of EPC

ProEnergy is pleased to announce the addition of Gavin Gaul as Vice President of Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC). Gavin’s primary responsibilities include leading the implementation of ProEnergy’s EPC strategy, as well as overseeing the engineering, scheduling, procurement, subcontracting, construction, commissioning and start-up of projects.  |  READ MORE

Rockland Capital Selects ProEnergy for O&M Services

ProEnergy has been selected as the operations and maintenance provider for Sabine Cogen, L.P., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Rockland Power Partners II, LP.  Under the contract, ProEnergy will provide site management, planning, scheduling, and maintenance services.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Appoints New Director of Technology

ProEnergy is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Warren Miglietti as Director of Technology for the Turbine Services division. Warren’s primary responsibilities will include developing new repair processes for gas turbine components and driving technological advances in repair methodologies.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Honored with Flag of Freedom Plaque

ProEnergy One Power Staffing was presented a Show-Me Heroes Flag of Freedom plaque by the State of Missouri on December 17th. One Power Staffing is being recognized for fulfilling a pledge to reach out and hire Veterans and Service Members.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Awarded EPC Project by Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro

ProEnergy announced that it has been selected by Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro (Hydro), a subsidiary of Nalcor Energy (Nalcor), to provide the engineering, procurement and construction for a turnkey 100 MW combustion turbine generator project at the Holyrood Generating Station in Newfoundland, Canada. Nalcor Energy is leading the development of the province's energy resources, and is focused on environmentally responsible and sustainable  growth.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Announces New Chief Financial Officer

ProEnergy announced the appointment of Scott Pollard as CFO. Scott will be responsible for the overall financial stewardship of the organization.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Names New Senior Vice President of Energy Services

ProEnergy is pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Brady as Senior Vice President of Energy Services. Mike will be responsible for the day-to-day leadership of Energy Services, driving processes and productivity through scheduling and execution.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy's Training Programs Accredited Through NCCER

ProEnergy has been granted Accredited Training Sponsor and Accredited Assessment Center status by the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER). NCCER is a not-for-profit education foundation created in 1996 to develop standardized construction, maintenance and pipeline curricula.  |  READ MORE

Rockland Capital Partners with ProEnergy

ProEnergy announced that it has been selected to continue the operations and maintenance of two power plants recently purchased by Main Line Generation, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Rockland Power Partners II, LP.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Renews O&M Contract with UTE Cueto-Soluciones

ProEnergy has been awarded the operations and maintenance contract renewal with ESPCA, a partner of UTE Cueto-Soluciones, on a GE Frame 6B Power Barge in Angola, Africa. In addition, ProEnergy has retained a Master Service Agreement which will include a hot gas path inspection, outage services and capital parts supply.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Appoints New Vice President of Turbine Services

ProEnergy is pleased to announce the addition of Craig Kingsley as Vice President of Turbine Services. Craig’s primary focus in his new role will be continuing to expand ProEnergy’s repair and maintenance capabilities for heavy industrial gas and steam turbines while advancing the Company’s emphasis on safety, quality and delivery.  |  READ MORE

Energy Parts Solutions Restores IPP – Fast

When two transformers failed for the same west coast Independent Power Producer within three days of each other, Energy Parts Solutions (EPS) was able to provide, deliver, assemble, vacuum-fill and test two new replacement 50MVA Transformers out of their extensive inventory.   |  READ MORE

Fast Growing Staffing Service Expands to Springfield

One Power Staffing, one of the fastest growing providers of recruiting and staffing services in the region, has recently announced the opening of their new office, located at 3101 S. Kimbrough Ave. Suite A, in Springfield.   |  READ MORE

Governor Appoints ProEnergy QC Program Manager to Board

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has appointed ProEnergy Quality Control Program Manager, Brian Maddux to the Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Rules.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Controls Solutions Teams with Rockwell Automation

ProEnergy Controls Solutions has formally joined the Rockwell Automation PartnerNetwork™ Program as a Recognized Commercial Systems Integrator (RcSI). Many years of application success in critical control of turbo-machinery, power plants, and industrial facilities made Rockwell the platform of choice for ProEnergy’s global customer base.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Announces Sales Contest Winners

ProEnergy Services recently announced the winners of their 2012 Sales Contest at a company celebration. When the contest kicked off last May, members of the sales team were encouraged by CEO Jeff Canon to “Drive Sales and Drive a Car”.   |  READ MORE

EPS Delivers & Installs 150 MVA Replacement Transformer

Energy Parts Solutions, a division of ProEnergy Services, recently delivered and installed a 150MVA, 69kV replacement Generator Step-UP transformer in Gillette, Wyoming. Following the failure of the unit, the client set a deadline to be producing power on or before June 30th.  |  READ MORE

National Property Holdings Leases 26,000 SF to ProEnergy Services

Houston-based industrial developer, National Property Holdings (NPH), is pleased to announce that ProEnergy Services has leased 26,000 SF of office/warehouse space at 80 White Road, near FM 521 and the Beltway 8 South. Energy-Parts Solutions, a division of ProEnergy Services, will operate its high voltage equipment sales, service and assembly facility from this new location.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Receives 2012 CiCi Award for Community Impact

Corporate Development Investments total more than $11.6 billion; over 34,500 jobs created and retained  |  READ MORE

EPS Provides International Emergency Transformer Solution

Energy Parts Solutions, a division of ProEnergy Services, was recently awarded a rental project to deliver and install a new 138kV 100MVA GE Prolec Transformer for Trinity Power Limited. The rental Transformer was installed on a fast track basis to restore a GE Frame 7EA to service.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Relocates Two Frame 9E Units from Europe to Africa

ProEnergy Services recently completed the dismantling and relocation of two GE Frame 9E gas turbines and balance of plant, from Europe to Africa.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Sponsors Show-Me BEST Robotics Competition

ProEnergy Services recently had the honor of serving as corporate sponsor of the Show-Me BEST (Boosting Engineering Science and Technology) BUGS! competition. The event took place October 22 at State Fair Community College in Sedalia. Thirteen Missouri and Illinois teams made up of middle school and high school students competed.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Turbine Services Repairs V94.2 Blades in Record Time

ProEnergy Turbine Services recently completed the repair of three sets of V94.2 blades with full stripping and coating in only six weeks. Applying Turbine Services’ rigorous inspection process it was discovered that the blades would require major repairs.   |  READ MORE

7EA Conversion Saves Time and Money

ProEnergy Services was recently contracted to install six Frame 7EA DLN1.0 Dual Units in Venezuela. ProEnergy Turbine Services, a division of ProEnergy Services, assisted in the procurement of the fuel nozzle components. After determining the lead time to supply all of the required sets would not meet schedule demands, it was decided to convert the fuel nozzles removed from a gas only unit, to a dual fuel configuration.   |  READ MORE

EPS Delivers Replacement Transformers Ahead of Schedule

Energy Parts Solutions, a division of ProEnergy Services, recently designed, assembled and delivered a replacement transformer for a client, following the failure of their 75MVA, 138kV-13.8kV GSU Transformer. EPS was able to modify a transformer previously ordered for inventory to meet the client’s specific needs.   |  READ MORE

EPS Increases Fleet of Vacuum Dehydrators

Energy Parts Solutions, a division of ProEnergy Services, recently acquired two additional self-contained vacuum dehydrators. EPS maintains a large inventory of new and surplus transformers, and the two fully equipped vacuum dehydrators will be used to remove free, emulsified, and dissolved water, particulate, and gaseous contamination from petroleum and synthetic based fluids used to cool transformers.   |  READ MORE

Missouri Governor Announces New Jobs at ProEnergy

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon made a trip to ProEnergy headquarters in Sedalia, Missouri on April 22 to announce an expansion and addition of new jobs. The expansion includes a 110,000 square foot service and packaging center for gas turbine engines, which will be opening in early June, and a 225,000 square foot warehouse, scheduled for completion in late 2011.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Adds High Voltage Division

Energy Parts Solutions, a division of ProEnergy Services, recently announced the addition of President, Bill Mars. Bill will lead the efforts in expanding the company’s new High Voltage Service and Equipment division.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Receives MCCA Award

The Missouri Community College Association (MCCA) recognized ProEnergy Services for their support of the state’s community colleges on Thursday, November 4, with a Distinguished Business/Industry Award. The award is presented annually to businesses that work closely with community colleges and whose work compliments the college's mission.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Donates Record Breaking Amount to Local United Way Campaign

ProEnergy Services recently announced contributions exceeding $337,000 to the 2010-2011 Sedalia-Pettis County United Way. This is the largest single industrial donation in local United Way history. Half of the gift came from ProEnergy employees, with Jeff and Cara Canon, owners of ProEnergy, providing a matching contribution.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Adds Controls Division

ProEnergy Services, an integrated service provider to the global energy industry, recently unveiled their twelfth line of business, ProEnergy Controls Solutions, led by Steve Huval. The new business unit will operate from offices in Fort Collins, Colorado and at the corporate headquarters in Sedalia, Missouri.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy EPC Services Completes Termozulia Project

ProEnergy EPC Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of ProEnergy Services, has completed the Termozulia project in Maracaibo, Venezuela as scheduled. The power plant, located in the country’s second largest city, is a 170 mega watt gas and diesel fired facility.  |  READ MORE

City of Salem and ProEnergy Services Announce Signing of Memorandum of Understanding

Sen. Frank Barnitz, D-Lake Spring, the City of Salem, and ProEnergy Services today announced a joint Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to explore the development of a wood fire renewable energy facility and other power services in Salem, Missouri.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Introduces New Divisions at Power-Gen

ProEnergy Services recently introduced two new service divisions at the 2009 Power-Gen International Trade Show in Las Vegas. The fast-growing, integrated service provider recently launched Turbine Services and Renewable Energy Services and communicated that to the 18,000 power industry professionals on hand at the three day show.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy EPC Services Awarded Termozulia Project

ProEnergy EPC Services has been awarded the contract for the Termozulia project in Maracaibo, Venezuela. The project will consist of engineering, procurement and construction of a 170 mega watt gas and diesel fired power plant in the country’s second largest city.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy is Local Sponsor for Tour of Missouri

This summer, ProEnergy Services was a proud sponsor of the Stage 5 individual time trial for the Tour of Missouri. This was the third year for the Tour of Missouri, and the first time in Sedalia. The prestigious event brought many of the world’s best professional cyclists to Missouri and to Sedalia where the individual time trial was held, and where ProEnergy’s corporate headquarters is located.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Receives Governor's Award

ProEnergy Services received the 2009 Governor’s Economic Development Project of the Year award at the Governor’s Conference on Economic Development, held recently in St. Louis. The award helps recognize economic development success over the past year, and highlights the company’s commitment to strengthening Missouri’s economy by creating opportunities and jobs.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Attends 2009 Coal-Gen Show

ProEnergy Services recently joined more than 350 exhibitors at the 9th Annual Coal-Gen show. An estimated 4500 people attended the event, which is produced by PennWell. It was held at the Charlotte Convention Center in North Carolina.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Adds Turbine Services Division

ProEnergy Services, an integrated service provider to the global power industry, has recently added a new division to provide turbine repair services for power generation customers. The new division, the company’s ninth, will be housed on the corporate campus in Sedalia, Missouri.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Attends 2009 Electric Power Show

ProEnergy Services recently joined more than 500 power industry specialists for the 11th Annual Electric Power show. The event, produced by the TradeFair group, was held at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois, near Chicago.   |  READ MORE

EPC Specialists Awarded Nearly $100 Million in Contracts

ProEnergy Services President, Jeff Canon has announced that the company’s EPC division has been awarded the engineering, procurement and construction contract for two Pakistani power plants. The two natural gas fired plants will produce a combined 160 megawatts of electrical power, according to Iqbal Z. Ahmed, founder and chairman of Associated Group. Affiliates of the group are majority partners in the business.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Services EPC Division Leases Space at 907 Detroit

ProEnergy Services, which provides cost-effective, safe and reliable service to the global energy industry, has signed a lease for 3,770 square feet at 907 Detroit in downtown Tulsa, according to Oklahoma Property Investors' President Rhonda Walters.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Awarded Contract for 150 MW Combined Cycle Plant in Panama

ProEnergy Services has been awarded the contract to supply equipment and provide engineering procurement and construction management services for a Generadora Del Atlantico project in Panama.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Adds High Voltage Services

ProEnergy Services has recently launched a new division to provide high voltage services to power generation customers. This new service further expands the company’s single source capabilities, offering innovative power solutions to major energy providers throughout the world.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Works Power-Gen

ProEnergy Services recently exhibited at Power-Gen International, a trade show focused on the power industry’s latest trends and challenges.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Expands Services

ProEnergy Services continues to expand its single-source capabilities with the addition of EPC Services, which will provide turn-key engineering, procurement and construction services for the power generation industry.   |  READ MORE

Energy Parts Solutions Enters Equipment Supply Market

Energy Parts Solutions has entered the energy equipment industry, offering an extensive inventory to both domestic and international customers.   |  READ MORE

ProSteel Earns Coveted AISC Certification

ProSteel, a manufacturing division of ProEnergy Services, recently received certification from the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC). The certification covers ProSteel’s fabrication work in the global energy industry.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Attends Coal Power Show

ProEnergy Services recently participated in Coal-Gen 2008, an international trade show focused on coal-fueled power generation. Coal-Gen, produced by PennWell Publishing Corp., was held Aug. 13-15 at the Kentucky International Convention Center in downtown Louisville. The show drew more than 4,000 attendees and 350 exhibitors.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Provides Service and Support for Pakistan Power Resources

ProEnergy Services was selected recently to provide complete operations and maintenance for the Bhikhi Power Plant in Pakistan. The 136mw plant, owned by Pakistan Power Resources, has a GE LM6000PD and two GE LM6000PC natural gas turbines with enhanced sprint to boost generation.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Performs Combined Cycle Retrofit for Montgomery Energy

ProEnergy Services has been selected to startup and commission the retrofit project of a combined cycle generation facility operated by Montgomery Energy Partners. ProEnergy crews will startup and commission a 1X Rolls Royce Trent Unit in combined cycle for Montgomery’s L’Energia project in Lowell, Mass. The project is expected to be complete in August. The plant has generation capacity of 80 mw.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Awarded Electrical Construction Services for California Geothermal Plant

ProEnergy Services has been selected to provide electrical construction services for an Ormat Technologies Inc. geothermal power plant being built in North Brawley Geothermal Resource Area in Imperial County, California.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy to Expand Recently Completed Fabrication Facility

Phenomenal growth in demand for fabrication services has prompted ProEnergy Services to begin an expansion that will more than double the size of its recently completed fabrication facility.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Expands Services with Fabrication Facility

ProEnergy Services has expanded its fabrication and steel testing services for its customers with the completion of a 25,000-square-foot fabrication building on its 20-acre campus in Sedalia, MO.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Receives Economic Development Award

ProEnergy Services was honored by Economic Development Sedalia-Pettis County for five years of substantial growth and service to the energy industry. The Sedalia, MO, based energy service provider was among multiple companies recognized at a Nov. 8 banquet hosted by the economic development agency.   |  READ MORE

ProNews September 2007 issue

ProEnergy is expanding the campus at its Sedalia, MO., headquarters and construction has already begun on a 20,000-square-foot fabrication building. The facility will be engineered to support 10-ton and 5-ton cranes, which will be used for fabrication of steel carbon, stainless steel and pressure vessels the company requires. The work is expected to be complete in early November.   |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Posts Substantial Growth in Five Years

ProEnergy, a third-party service provider to the energy industry, recently marked its fifth year in business. In the five years since President Jeff Canon started the business, it has grown to more than 100 employees with an additional 100 independent contractors. ProEnergy also relocated its headquarters to Sedalia, MO, and has offices in Atlanta, Houston, Mexico, Argentina, Venezuela and Tanzania.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Opens Office in Tanzania

ProEnergy, a third-party provider to the energy industry, recently announced the opening of a site office in Tanzania. ProEnergy is handling multiple projects in the East African nation. It initially constructed four trailer-mounted 2500 gas turbines capable of producing 20 megawatts each on multiple sites. Another LM 6000 capable of producing 50 megawatts will be completed this summer.   |  READ MORE

First Annual ProEnergy News Letter 2007

PDF of news letter is attached.  |  READ MORE

ProEnergy Services Responds Quickly to Perform Emergency Hot Gas Path Inspections

ProEnergy Services (ProEnergy), a broad-based provider of services to the energy industry, announced that it successfully returned two Westinghouse 501D5A gas turbine generators back to service after they were forced out of service during the middle of a recent summer heat wave.   |  READ MORE