Current Headlines

  1. Laser-Based System Offers Continuous Monitoring Of Leaks From Oil And Gas Operations

    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

  2. Kuwait Petroleum Corporation Selects Jacobs For Expansion In Local Refining Capacity Pre-Feasibility Study

    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

  3. ExxonMobil Considers Polypropylene Production Expansion Along U.S. Gulf Coast

    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

  4. Neste Delivers First Batch Of 100% Renewable Propane To European Market

    Neste has started up the world's first large-scale renewable propane production facility in Rotterdam in the Netherlands

  5. Mediterranean Upstream & Midstream Summit: Oil And Gas Giants Meet In Athens For The First Time

    IN-VR Oil & Gas is pleased to announce the Official Mediterranean Upstream & Midstream Petroleum Summit, 7-8 May 2018 taking place in Athens, Greece from 7th to 8th May 2018

  6. Energy Transfer Announces A New Gulf Coast Ethane Export Facility ('Orbit')

    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

  7. Graham Corporation Awarded $5.5M In Global Refining Industry Orders

    Graham Corporation, a global business that designs, manufactures and sells critical equipment for the oil refining, petrochemical, power and defense industries, announced recently that it received three orders totaling approximately $5.5 million, all for the refining industry

  8. Honeywell To Provide Cryogenic Gas Processing Plant To Cardinal Midstream III, LLC

    Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced that Cardinal Midstream III, LLC will use UOP Russell modular cryogenic equipment to process 200 million standard cubic feet per day of natural gas at its Iron Horse Gas Processing Complex in Grady County, Oklahoma

  9. Sundyne Bolsters Efficiency Of Low Flow Sealless Pumps For The Hydrocarbon And Chemical Processing Industries

    Sundyne, a global leader in the design and manufacture of pumps and compressors today announced enhancements to its GSPLF (Low Flow) OH2 sealless pumps which are designed for applications requiring low flow and high head in the oil and gas production, chemical, petrochemical and refining industries

  10. Chevron Phillips Chemical Successfully Starts New Ethane Cracker In Baytown, Texas

    Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP (Chevron Phillips Chemical) announced today that it has successfully introduced feedstock and commenced operations of a new ethane cracker at its Cedar Bayou facility in Baytown, Texas.