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  1. Genscape Launches Refinery Stream Monitor
    7/16/2019

    As Philadelphia Energy Solutions (PES) prepares to close the 335,000 barrel per day (bpd) oil refinery in Philadelphia following a disastrous June 21 explosion, and the market prepares for the implementation of multiple green initiatives intended to reduce carbon emissions, the oil industry has been paying close attention to refinery operations

  2. Topsoe To Build Demonstration Plant To Produce Cost-Competitive CO2-Neutral Methanol From Biogas And Green Electricity
    7/16/2019

    The demonstration plant, scheduled to be fully operational in the beginning of 2022, is expected to demonstrate that sustainable methanol production from biogas can compete with traditional methanol production based on fossil fuels

  3. PetroLogistics ll Announces 500 KTA Gulf Coast PDH Project Using Dow FCDh Technology
    7/15/2019

    PetroLogistics ll LLC (the Company), a portfolio company of Quantum Energy Partners, announced today that it has licensed Dow’s proprietary fluidized catalytic dehydrogenation (FCDh) technology and plans to construct a 500 KTA propane dehydrogenation (PDH) facility on the US Gulf Coast

  4. McDermott Announces Successful Startup Of World's Largest Catalytic Dehydrogenation Plant
    7/11/2019

    McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE: MDR) today announced the recent successful startup of the world's largest catalytic dehydrogenation plant, which is located at Hengli Petrochemical (Dalian) Refinery Co., Ltd.'s site in Liaoning Province, China, and uses McDermott's Lummus CATOFIN® technology

  5. New Technology For H2S Removal In Crude Oil
    7/11/2019

    Q2 Technologies, the developer of triazine based Scavengers, has now brought to market an innovative H2S Scavenger for crude oil applications. Refineries, production streams and crude oil terminals can eliminate fouling from triazine based Scavengers when treating oil with Pro3® while maintaining similar costs

  6. Shenghong Petrochemical Contracts DuPont Clean Technologies For STRATCO® Alkylation Technology
    7/10/2019

    DuPont Clean Technologies (DuPont) has been awarded contracts to supply Shenghong Petrochemical Group Co., Limited (Shenghong) with a STRATCO® alkylation technology license, engineering, and proprietary equipment

  7. Deepak Nitrite Creates A New Growth Platform By Investing In A Mega Scale Petrochemical Plant To Make Phenol & Acetone
    7/1/2019

    Deepak Nitrite, through its wholly owned subsidiary, Deepak Phenolics (DPL) achieves major milestone towards manufacture of Phenol and Acetone with average capacity utilisation of around 80% and having achieved peak capacity utilization of 100% during the last quarter of FY 2019 contributes INR 927 Cr. to consolidated turnover of INR 2,715 Cr.

  8. KBR Awarded Phenol And Acetone Technology Contract By Qingdao Haiwan Chemical
    7/1/2019

    KBR (NYSE: KBR) announced today that it has been awarded a contract by Qingdao Haiwan Chemical Co., Ltd. (Haiwan Chemical) to license KBR's leading phenol and acetone technology for a new phenol and acetone plant in Qingdao City, Shandong Province, China.

  9. Saddlehorn Pipeline To Expand And Add New Ft. Laramie Origin, Launches Open Season
    7/1/2019

    Saddlehorn Pipeline Company, LLC ("Saddlehorn") announced today a capital-efficient expansion of the Saddlehorn pipeline and a new Ft. Laramie, Wyoming origin

  10. Saudi Aramco Advances Global Chemicals Strategy With S-Oil Expansion Project In Ulsan, South Korea
    6/26/2019

    Saudi Aramco is advancing its global chemicals growth strategy with today's inauguration of S-Oil's new Residue Upgrading Complex and Olefin Downstream Complex