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Lyondell

Final rules for the ethylene RTR, originally due in 2010, are now due January 2020, with MON rules, originally due in 2011, now due in March 2020. more

Chemical Processing

Burrow Global celebrates their award with employees and clients. more

BIC Attends

Hyperzone PE brings 1,000 construction jobs, doubles complex's PE capacity more

Plant Management & Operations

Lyondell

LyondellBasell

LyondellBasell announced the final investment decision to build the world's largest propylene oxide (PO) and tertiary butyl alcohol (TBA) plant in the Houston area. more

Refining/Petrochemical

Lyondell Basell and Debusk Services discuss industrial cleaning services at the 2017 International Liquid Terminals Association trade show more

BIC Attends

A key element of LyondellBasell’s approach to Operational Excellence is its philosophy, “GoalZERO”, which targets the elimination of incidents, defects, and operational inefficiencies. more

Health, Safety & Environmental

LyondellBasell CEO Bob Patel celebrates the groundbreaking of the Hyperzone PE plant. more

BIC Attends

LyondellBasell's Hyperzone PE Plant attendees gather at the groundbreaking event more

BIC Attends

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Hand-out LyondellBasell

LyondellBasell has broken ground on the first commercial Hyperzone polyethylene (PE) plant at its La Porte, Texas complex. more

Downstream

Leaders of the petrochemical industry got down to brass tacks in a recent discussion about advantages and investment opportunities that lend themselves to building a foundation for profitable growth despite the unpredictability of an uncertain market more

Plant Management & Operations

From left to right, Mike Wagner of Lyondell Basell, Thomas Brinsko of BIC Magazine, Black Young Of MobleySafway, and Kenneth Roush of Northern Safety at our 2017 BIC Crawfish Boil. more

BIC Attends

Differing estimates between would-be buyers and LyondellBasell Industries over the value of the company's Houston refinery resulted in Lyondell's inability to sell the plant last year. more

Plant Management & Operations

LyondellBasell announced the completion of the 800 million pounds-per-year ethylene expansion project at the company's Corpus Christi, Texas, site. more

Maintenance & Reliability

LyondellBasell said it would retain its Houston-area refinery following a review of strategic options for the business. more

Plant Management & Operations

Two top U.S. refining executives are leaving LyondellBasell Industries as the company nears an agreement to sell its Houston refinery. more

Refining/Petrochemical

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