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  1. SIMMONS EDECO To Carry Out Onshore Drilling Campaign In Mexico For Renaissance Oil Corp

    SIMMONS EDECO, a leading global oilfield service provider, announced that it has been awarded a contract by Weatherford de Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V., a subsidiary of Weatherford International, to provide drilling services to Canadian-based Renaissance Oil Corp. and its partner Lukoil, which are developing a diversified shale and mature fields portfolio in oil-rich Mexico.

  2. Air Products To Supply Industrial Gases To Shanxi Jincheng Anthracite Coal Mining's Coal-To-Clean-Fuels Project In China

    Air Products (NYSE: APD), a world-leading industrial gases company, today announced it has signed an agreement with a subsidiary of Shanxi Jincheng Anthracite Coal Mining Group, China's leading coal mining conglomerate, for the supply of industrial gases to Phase One of Shanxi Jinmei Huayu Coal Chemical Co Ltd.'s (Jinmei Huayu's) coal-to-clean-fuels project in Jincheng City, Shanxi Province

  3. Honeywell Implements Advanced Process Control At Bashneft Refineries

    Honeywell (NYSE: HON) Process Solutions (HPS) announced its advanced process control (APC) at the Bashneft oil refining complex (part of Rosneft Oil Company) has demonstrated high efficiency, paying for itself in the first year of operation

  4. Air Products Wins Nitrogen Contract For Coral Floating LNG Project

    Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced an agreement with TP JGC Coral France for the supply of its Medium and High Purity Nitrogen Package for a floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility to be located in the Indian Ocean, offshore Mozambique, Africa

  5. ATCO And CYDSA Look To Identify Midstream Opportunities In Mexico

    ATCO Ltd. (TSX:ACO.X) (TSX:ACO.Y) Today, ATCO Ltd. and CYDSA S.A.B. de C.V. (CYDSA) announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will see the two companies work together to explore and develop midstream opportunities in Mexico’s oil and gas industry

  6. South Korea: Hanwha Total Petrochemical Invests To Expand Its Polymer Production

    Hanwha Total Petrochemical, a 50/50 joint venture between Hanwha and Total, will invest more than $300M to expand its integrated refining & petrochemicals platform located in Daesan, South Korea

  7. JXTG Nippon Oil & Energy Enhancing Refinery Profitability

    JXTG Nippon Oil and Energy has selected Aspen Technology Inc.’s aspenONE Petroleum Supply Chain software as its optimisation solution for economic and operational planning

  8. Sonoro Confirms Presence Of Oil And Gas In Its LG-1 Up-Dip Well

    Sonoro Energy Ltd. (“Sonoro” or “the Company”) has cased its LG-1 Up-dip well in West Sulawesi, Indonesia with 4.5” casing and cemented it in place to a depth of 546 metres KB (below the “kelly bushing”), following conventional coring, logging and open-hole drill stem testing (“DST”). 

  9. Kuwait Integrated Petroleum Industries Company To Expand Al-Zour Refinery With Honeywell Technology

    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

  10. Grace Licenses UNIPOL® PP Process Technology To Sinochem Quanzhou Petrochemical Co., Ltd. In China

    W. R. Grace & Co. (NYSE:GRA), the leading supplier of polyolefin catalyst technology and polypropylene (PP) process technology, has contracted to license its UNIPOL® PP Process Technology to Sinochem Quanzhou Petrochemical Co., Ltd. for a 1-million-ton-per-year ethylene cracker and refinery expansion project at its facility in Quanzhou, Fujian province, China