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  1. LyondellBasell To Build The World's Largest PO/TBA Plant In Texas

    LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB), one of the world's largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies, today announced the final investment decision to build the world's largest propylene oxide (PO) and tertiary butyl alcohol (TBA) plant in the Houston area

  2. Honeywell To Provide Detergent Manufacturing Technologies To Farabi Petrochemical Complex In Saudi Arabia

    Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that Farabi Petrochemicals Company will use Honeywell UOP technologies for a new complex in Yanbu to expand its production of biodegradable detergents. The construction of the new complex is expected to be completed in 2020

  3. ClearSign Receives Order From Supermajor Oil Company To Qualify Duplex™ Technology

    ClearSign Combustion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLIR), a leading provider of industrial combustion technologies that deliver unmatched reduction of pollutant emissions while improving operational costs, today announced that they have received a purchase order to qualify the company's revolutionary Duplex™ combustion technology as a precursor to an installation at a super major oil refinery

  4. Gas Innovations Expands Product Line To Include Cryogenic Ethane And Liquefied Compressed Ethane

    Texas-based hydrocarbon and specialty gas supplier has executed a truck loading agreement with Sunoco Logistics to supply ethane from Marcus Hook, PA, not only to customers in North America but also throughout the world

  5. Canada Kuwait Petrochemical Corp. Chooses Honeywell Technology For New Complex In Alberta

    Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that Canada Kuwait Petrochemical Corp. (CKPC) has chosen Honeywell UOP's C3 Oleflex™ technology to produce 550,000 metric tons per year of polymer-grade propylene at CKPC's proposed facility in Sturgeon County near Edmonton, Alberta

  6. Arkema Announces A Project To Double Its Thiochemicals Production Capacity In Malaysia

    Arkema recently announces a project to double its methyl mercaptan production capacity at its Kerteh site in Malaysia to support the strong growth of the animal feed, petrochemical and refining markets in Asia and to strengthen its world leading position in high value added sulfur derivatives

  7. IndianOil And Lanzatech Sign A Statement Of Intent To Construct World’s First Refinery Off Gas-To-Bioethanol Production Facility In India

    Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IndianOil), India’s flagship national oil company and, LanzaTech, carbon recycling company, have signed a Statement of Intent to construct the world’s first refinery off gas-to-bioethanol production facility in India

  8. CB&I Awarded Material Supply Contract For Ethylene Expansion Project

    CB&I (NYSE: CBI) today announced it has been awarded a contract by PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk (CAP) to supply materials for the revamp of existing cracking heaters at CAP's naphtha cracker plant in Cilegon, Indonesia

  9. First Phase Of The Antwerp Platform Upgrade Starts Up With Ethane-Based Petrochemical Production

    Total’s refining and chemicals platform in Antwerp has started up production of ethylene using ethane feedstock, which is extracted from natural gas and is significantly cheaper than oil-derived feedstock

  10. Formosa Petrochemical Corporation Selects IDE Technologies To Build And Operate Its SWRO Desalination Plant

    IDE Technologies, a world leader in water treatment solutions technology, today announced that it has been commissioned by Formosa Petrochemical Corporation (FPCC), engaged in the refining and distribution of oil products, to build its Seawater Reverse Osmosis (SWRO) desalination plant.