Chevron Phillips Chemical Old Ocean Polyethylene Units

Business Wire

Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP (Chevron Phillips Chemical) today celebrated the start-up of its world-scale polyethylene (PE) units in Old Ocean, Texas that will play a pivotal role in the company’s continuing dynamic growth strategy. more

Nov 13, 2017 7:00 AM Chemical Processing

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


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

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

KBR, Inc. has entered into an Engineering Agreement for the Residue Hydroprocessing unit at the Jordan Petroleum Refinery (JPRC) Expansion Project. more

Oct 30, 2017 10:22 AM Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Phase 1 of the Fourchon LNG project will produce 2 million tons of LNG per year for export, with a program to increase capacity up to 5 million tons in Phase 2. more

Oct 26, 2017 9:00 AM 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

BASF has completed an investment to expand production of its mobile emissions catalysts manufacturing site in Huntsville, Alabama. more

Oct 20, 2017 12:00 PM Downstream

Hunt's Point CNG station

Artist's rendering of the new Clean Energy CNG station located in Hunts Point, Bronx, NY. (Graphic: Business Wire)

Clean Energy Fuels Corp., the leading provider of natural gas fuel for transportation in North America; the City of New York; and community leaders broke ground on a state-of-the-art compressed natural gas (CNG) station in the Bronx. more

Oct 19, 2017 7:00 AM Natural Gas

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

With the Trump administration approaching its first anniversary in office, industry intelligence experts have continued to track industry’s economic trends and the effects of political change. more

Oct 16, 2017 11:58 AM Refining/Petrochemical

Safety, value and integrity have been part and parcel of Saulsbury's value proposition since its founding 50 years ago. more

Oct 16, 2017 6:00 AM Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Demand growth for hydrocarbons from emerging markets will continue to dominate global supply with Asia leading the pack. more

Oct 13, 2017 7:00 AM Refining/Petrochemical

New facility to support growing demand for petrochemical and hydrocarbon storage solutions more

Oct 11, 2017 8:51 AM Tanks/Terminals/Storage

The 'Crack More Ethane' project was a landmark capacity expansion, coupled with a large maintenance turnaround in the same process area, and completed in November 2016. more

Oct 9, 2017 6:50 AM Maintenance & Reliability

Several U.S. major petrochemical projects to emerge from the natural gas boom are reaching their final stages of production just as a second wave of building begins. more

Oct 6, 2017 8:47 AM Maintenance & Reliability

Project Staple adds 24 million pounds of staple fiber production capacity and consolidates the majority of Ascend's nylon fiber production in Greenwood. more

Oct 5, 2017 12:40 PM Downstream

Meridian Energy Group Inc. continues to make progress on its new Davis Refinery in North Dakota, which, when complete, will be one of the most modern, efficient and environmentally compliant refineries that has come along in more than 50 years. more

Oct 3, 2017 10:00 AM Downstream

The partners are today signing a partnership agreement to mature the development of carbon storage on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS). more

Oct 2, 2017 9:37 AM Tanks/Terminals/Storage

The groundbreaking coincides with the 50th anniversary of the Dow site in Carrollton and celebrates the Company’s history of innovation through silicones chemistry. more

Sep 29, 2017 9:55 AM Refining/Petrochemical

First Phase of new $6B U.S. Gulf Coast petrochemical project is now operational and poised to serve the robust global demand for advanced polyethylene resins. more

Sep 20, 2017 7:53 AM Refining/Petrochemical