Across The Wire

  1. Sulzer GTC Wins Award With SIBUR KSTOVO For Benzene Production Complex Modernization Project In Russia
    9/17/2019

    Sulzer GTC Technology has signed an agreement with JSC SIBUR-Neftehim (SIBUR) to provide its licensed pyrolysis gasoline (pygas) processing technologies, including design of the fractionation, first and second stage hydrotreating, aromatics extraction and thermal hydrodealkylation technologies for the modernization of a benzene production facility at SIBUR’s Kstovo olefins production plant near Nizhniy Novgorod, Russia

  2. Fujian Meide Taps Honeywell Technology To Monitor On-Purpose Propylene Production
    9/17/2019

    Honeywell today announced that Fujian Meide Petrochemical Co., Ltd. will use the Honeywell Process Reliability Advisor to provide prescriptive monitoring of its UOP C3 Oleflex™ unit in China

  3. GeoPark Announces Expansion Of Its Latin American Portfolio With New Low-Cost Exploration Acreage Added In Brazil
    9/12/2019

    GeoPark Limited (“GeoPark” or the “Company”), a leading independent Latin American oil and gas explorer, operator and consolidator with operations and growth platforms in Colombia, Peru, Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Ecuador, recently announced the expansion of its portfolio with four new exploration blocks in the Reconcavo and Potiguar basins in Brazil

  4. Fluor Completes Construction Contract For MEGlobal Project In Oyster Creek, Texas
    9/9/2019

    Fluor Corporation announced recently that it has successfully completed its mechanical construction scope of work on MEGlobal’s world-class ethylene glycol (EG) manufacturing facility in Oyster Creek, Texas

  5. Air Products Advances Gasification Growth Strategy Via New Syngas Project With Debang Group In Jiangsu Province, China
    9/9/2019

    Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced a new joint venture (JV) with Debang Xinghua Technology Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Jiangsu Debang Chemical Industrial Group Co., Ltd. ("Debang Group"), to build, own and operate a coal-to-syngas processing facility in Xuwei National Petrochemical Park, Lianyungang City, Jiangsu Province, China

  6. SOL: Sasol Limited: Lake Charles Chemicals Project (LCCP) Ethane Cracker Unit Achieves Beneficial Operation
    8/28/2019

    In our announcement of 26 August 2019, we confirmed that the 72-hours beneficial operation production test run on the LCCP's Ethane Cracker was at the halfway mark. This test run has now been completed and we have achieved beneficial operation of the unit

  7. Enterprise Begins Open Season For ATEX Ethane Pipeline
    8/26/2019

    Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (“Enterprise”) recently announced the start of a binding open season to determine demand for expanded capacity on the partnership’s Appalachia-to-Texas (“ATEX”) ethane pipeline

  8. KBC Announces Strategic Partnership With AVGI To Help Oil Refiners Drive Profitable Petrochemical Growth
    8/26/2019

    KBC (A Yokogawa Company) is extending its engineering simulation capabilities through a strategic partnership with AVGI, the leading source of simulation and optimization software for modeling olefin technologies

  9. Honeywell Technology Selected For PetroChina Guangdong Integrated Petrochemicals Facility
    8/22/2019

    Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that PetroChina Guangdong Petrochemical Company will adopt advanced heavy oil processing technology from Honeywell UOP for its integrated petrochemical complex in China

  10. Dow To Retrofit Louisiana Cracker With Fluidized Catalytic Dehydrogenation (FCDh) Technology To Produce On-Purpose Propylene
    8/20/2019

    As part of the Company’s current slate of low capital intensity, high-return incremental growth investments, Dow recently announced it will retrofit proprietary fluidized catalytic dehydrogenation (FCDh) technology into one of its mixed-feed crackers in Plaquemine, Louisiana, to produce on-purpose propylene