Across The Wire

  1. Kuwait Integrated Petroleum Industries Company To Expand Al-Zour Refinery With Honeywell Technology
    11/27/2017

    Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that Kuwait Integrated Petroleum Industries Company (KIPIC) will use a range of process technologies from Honeywell UOP, a leading licensor of refining and petrochemical process technology, for the expansion of its refining and petrochemical complex at Al-Zour, south of Kuwait City

  2. SwRI Wins Two 2017 R&D 100 Awards
    11/21/2017

    Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) took home two prestigious R&D 100 Awards from ceremonies held in Orlando, Florida, on Nov. 17 

  3. Evoqua Water Technologies Announces Closing Of Initial Public Offering And Full Exercise Of Underwriters’ Option To Purchase Additional Shares
    11/7/2017

    Evoqua Water Technologies Corp. (“Evoqua Water Technologies” or the “Company”) announced the closing of its initial public offering of 31,944,443 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $18.00 per share, which included 4,166,666 shares sold upon full exercise of the option to purchase additional shares granted to the underwriters by certain stockholders of the Company.

  4. Savage Expands International Operations With New Querétaro, Mexico Petroleum Terminal
    11/6/2017

    A subsidiary of Savage Companies will commence operations of its new petroleum transload terminal in central Mexico on January 1, 2018, with plans to significantly expand terminal capabilities later in 2018 

  5. Dangote Refinery Standardizes On Aspen PIMS-AO Software To Optimize The Design & Operate Asset Lifecycle
    11/6/2017

    Aspen Technology, Inc., the asset optimization software company, recently announced that the Dangote Group, the largest conglomerate in West Africa and one of the largest on the African continent, has selected Aspen PIMS-AO™ software after careful evaluation of competitors’ refinery optimization solutions for economic and operational planning 

  6. ExxonMobil Partners With Singapore Universities To Focus On Energy Innovation And Lower-Emissions Technologies
    11/6/2017

    ExxonMobil announced recently that it is partnering with two Singapore universities to open a Singapore Energy Center in 2019 to focus on new discoveries and significant improvements to technologies that could improve energy production, and enhance energy efficiency and other efforts to mitigate the risk of climate change. 

  7. GeoPark Announces Further Extension Of Tigana/Jacana Oil Field Play In Colombia
    11/6/2017

    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, Chile, Brazil, Argentina, and Peru, recently announced the successful drilling and testing of the Tigana Norte 3 appraisal well in the Tigana oil field in Llanos 34 block (GeoPark operated, 45% WI) in Colombia

  8. Evoqua Water Technologies Announces Pricing Of Initial Public Offering
    11/1/2017

    Evoqua Water Technologies Corp. (“Evoqua Water Technologies” or the “Company”) recently announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 27,777,777 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $18.00 per share.

  9. Latin American LPG Market Undergoing Major Transformation As Former Regional Providers Must Now Compete Globally, IHS Markit Says
    11/1/2017

    The recently completed expansion of the Panama Canal, which now allows transport of greater, cheaper volumes of liquid petroleum gas (LPG), combined with the opening of the Mexican energy industry to private investment, has dramatically shifted the trade balance and altered how regional LPG companies must compete, according to new analysis from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions 

  10. Jordan Petroleum Refinery Company Selects KBR VCC Technology
    10/30/2017

    KBR, Inc. (NYSE: KBR) announced today it has entered into an Engineering Agreement for the Residue Hydroprocessing unit at the Jordan Petroleum Refinery (JPRC) Expansion Project