Across The Wire

  1. Abu Dhabi Launches Six Historic Oil And Gas Licensing Opportunities
    4/10/2018

    The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) announced, recently, as part of Abu Dhabi's first ever block licensing strategy and on behalf of the Supreme Petroleum Council (SPC), the details of the initial round of six geographical oil and gas blocks open for bidding

  2. Air Products Breaks Ground At Huntsman Site In Louisiana For Industrial Gases Production Plant To Supply Carbon Monoxide And Hydrogen To Huntsman
    4/3/2018

    Air Products (NYSE: APD) and Huntsman jointly gathered today for a groundbreaking ceremony held at the site of what will be Air Products' new steam methane reformer (SMR) and cold box in Geismar, Louisiana

  3. Air Products' Texas Plant Onstream Adds Hydrogen Supply To Gulf Coast Pipeline Network
    4/2/2018

    Air Products (NYSE: APD), the leading global hydrogen provider, today announced that it has increased the supply capacity of its Gulf Coast hydrogen pipeline supply network by approximately 40 million standard cubic feet per day

  4. Badger Licensing Awarded Contract To Provide Technology For New Ethylbenzene / Styrene Monomer Plant In China
    3/29/2018

    Badger Licensing LLC (Badger) recently announced that Hengli Petrochemical (Dalian) Chemical Co., Ltd. (Hengli) has selected Badger’s proprietary technologies for a 720 KTA grassroots ethylbenzene / styrene monomer (EB/SM) plant being built in Changxing Island Economic Zone, Dalian City, Liaoning Province, People’s Republic of China 

  5. Saudi Aramco Selects Jacobs For Zuluf Field Development Program
    3/29/2018

    Saudi Aramco has awarded Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) a contract to provide engineering and project management services for the Zuluf Field Development Program's Arab Heavy (AH) Crude Oil Increment 600 MBCD - Onshore Central Processing Facilities (CPF) project, which will provide facilities to process 600,000 barrels of oil per day of Arabian heavy crude oil from the Zuluf offshore field in the Arabian Gulf

  6. Duke Energy Using North Carolina-Based Renewable Natural Gas In First-Of-Its-Kind Project
    3/29/2018

    A Duke Energy power plant is using renewable natural gas from North Carolina-based hog farms to produce electricity – the first application of the technology from in-state farms

  7. Laser-Based System Offers Continuous Monitoring Of Leaks From Oil And Gas Operations
    3/22/2018

    Researchers have conducted the first field tests for a new laser-based system that can pinpoint the location of very small methane leaks over an area of several square miles

  8. Kuwait Petroleum Corporation Selects Jacobs For Expansion In Local Refining Capacity Pre-Feasibility Study
    3/22/2018

    Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) has been awarded a contract for a pre-feasibility study, with the option of proceeding to a detailed feasibility study, for Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) and its subsidiaries. The studies are in support of KPC's strategic directions and downstream long term plans for the period up to 2040

  9. ExxonMobil Considers Polypropylene Production Expansion Along U.S. Gulf Coast
    3/20/2018

    ExxonMobil said recently it has started detailed engineering work on a potential U.S. Gulf Coast project to expand polypropylene manufacturing capacity by up to 450,000 tons a year to meet growing demand for high-performance, lightweight durable plastics

  10. Energy Transfer Announces A New Gulf Coast Ethane Export Facility ('Orbit')
    3/15/2018

    Energy Transfer Partners, L.P.  and Satellite Petrochemical USA Corp. (“Satellite”) have entered into definitive agreements to form a joint venture, Orbit Gulf Coast NGL Exports, LLC (“Orbit”), with the purpose of constructing a new export terminal on the U.S. Gulf Coast to provide ethane to Satellite for consumption at their ethane cracking facilities in China