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Proper hose assembly maintenance and documentation are necessary throughout the petrochemical industry– from refineries to chemical plants. Process, transfer, loading and unloading. more

Nov 13, 2017 7:00 AM Maintenance & Reliability

The main construction phase will soon begin on Shell's Petrochemical complex in Potter Township, PA.

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Shell Chemical Appalachia LLC (Shell) today announced the official start of the main construction phase of its major petrochemicals complex in Potter Township, Pennsylvania. more

Nov 8, 2017 8:51 AM Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Port Cameron LLC is developing a 500-acre, private deepwater staging port in Cameron Parish on the Calcasieu Ship Channel just south of Lake Charles that, upon completion, will be the largest private energy services facility along the Gulf Coast. more

Nov 7, 2017 7:00 AM Offshore & Marine

Chevron startsup polyethylene units at Old Ocean; Eastman Chemical Co. completes exapansion at St. Gabriel facility; Dow starts its production facilities in Freeport; Arkema will increase production capacity in Calvert City more

Nov 1, 2017 1:34 PM Downstream

Eco Services recently completed another expansion and modernization project at its Baton Rouge, Louisiana, facility, resulting in a 10-percent gain in sulfuric acid regeneration capacity at one of its Baton Rouge plants. more

Oct 23, 2017 9:00 AM Downstream

Dynamic Air Shelters sponsored the complimentary half-day Structure of Safety event, a program built specifically for safety professionals in the petrochemical, chemical and refining industries. more

Oct 19, 2017 9:00 AM Supplier News

ExxonMobil Chemical Company announced today that it has commenced production on the first of two new 650,000 tons-per-year high-performance polyethylene lines at its plastics plant in Mont Belvieu, Texas. more

Oct 17, 2017 10:55 AM Chemical Processing

Forged Components Inc. (FCI) is the result of Karl Lyons' 50-year journey in the development and manufacturing of ASME and API pressure-containing components. more

Oct 9, 2017 9:10 AM Maintenance & Reliability

Meredith Matthews, Kim Foley & Ashley Slania of LyondellBasell and Tony Wood of Bayport Complex stand in celebration of the groundbreaking of San Jacinto College's Center for Petrochemical, Energy & Technology more

Sep 20, 2017 12:00 PM BIC Attends

Despite a slowing economy, high debt levels and overcapacity for some chemicals, China will continue its dominance of the global petrochemical marketplace, IHS Markit reports. more

Mar 3, 2017 2:47 PM Refining/Petrochemical

The downstream oil & gas industry is shifting, and whether you’re involved in maintenance or turnarounds, engineering or construction - it’s important to stay on top of the latest issues affecting our industry as a whole. more

Webinars

Women interested in working in the petrochemical and industrial skills industries are encouraged to attend the Women in Industry 2017 conference that takes place Feb. 17 at the South Shore Harbor Resort in League City. more

Feb 15, 2017 9:40 AM Refining/Petrochemical

Cash flow from operating activities of $7.4 billion and asset sales of $2.1 billion more than covered fourth quarter dividends and additions to property, plant, and equipment, the company said in a released statement. more

Jan 31, 2017 9:33 AM Refining News

The global demand for the petrochemical market was valued at $550 billion in 2014 and is expected to reach $890 billion in 2020. more

Jan 30, 2017 10:04 AM Chemical Processing

An official has deemed America’s low-cost gas as a new threat to the development of petrochemical industry in Iran and even the Middle East. more

Jan 30, 2017 9:41 AM Refining/Petrochemical

ADNOC plans to almost triple its petrochemical production to an annual 11.4 million tons by 2025 from 4.5 million tons at present. more

Nov 30, 2016 9:33 AM Refining/Petrochemical

The number of carloads transporting chemicals (which includes petrochemicals and petrochemical derivatives, as well as chemicals not derived from petroleum or natural gas) hit 1.05 million in the first 34 weeks more

Sep 2, 2016 12:00 AM Lifting & Transport

LA PORTE, Texas — ENVENT Corp. continues to expand its fleet of petrochemical vapor control and degassing solutions. The newest solution is the ESCRUB 2000, a mobile, specialty scrubber for the removal of hazardous chemical constituents from vapor st more

Sep 1, 2016 12:00 AM New Products & Services