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Engineering, Procurement & Construction

In today's petrochemical market, producers and EPCs face mounting pressure to control and decrease costs. With the recent influx of new construction and expansion projects, a potential manpower shortage will impact project timelines and expenses. more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

The construction of large and small infrastructure and capital projects has increased significantly over the past several years. Best management practices applicable to construction activities include: clearing, grading and excavation... more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Ashtead Group plans to increase the footprint of its North American business – Sunbelt Rentals – by about 50 percent within the next three years... The company has been eyeing the opportunity to add roughly 250 more Sunbelt Rentals locations... more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Oil price recovery, growing demand and increased feedstock supply are driving additional oil and gas capital projects globally, but the U.S. is now capturing the largest share of global energy industry investment, according to Petrochemical Update. more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Lamprell announces the successful completion of the upgrade to the mobile operating unit Haven as an accommodation service vessel for use offshore Norway more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

BP has selected Nexans to supply umbilicals for the second stage development of the Mad Dog offshore field in the Gulf of Mexico. Nexans static and dynamic umbilicals and accessories will be installed in depths over 2,000 meters. more

Offshore & Marine

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(Photo: Woldcam - Roar Lindefjeld / Bo Randulff / Statoil)

The last module of the Johan Sverdrup riser platform – handling all exports of oil and gas from the Johan Sverdrup field was lifted into place yesterday. With this, the first of four topsides of the next North Sea giant has been installed. more

Offshore & Marine

Wood has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction management contract by Sappi Limited, to improve the environmental footprint of the Saiccor Mill in South Africa and expand its capacity. more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. received a contract from ENCINA Chemicals, LLC to provide operations readiness (OR) support services for its new benzene toluene xylene (BTX) processing plant in Gillette, Wyoming. more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Analysis of the US Gulf of Mexico’s crude oil production shows that over $40.3bn in capital expenditure will be spent by the US Gulf of Mexico on oil projects between 2018 and 2021. more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Meridian Energy Group, Inc. announced that it has signed a letter of intent (“LOI”) with a specialty engineering, procurement, and construction (“EPC”) solutions provider. more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Enterprise Products Partners L.P. announced that the company has purchased a 65-acre waterfront site on the Houston Ship Channel that will serve as the next phase of expansion at the Enterprise Hydrocarbon Terminal. more

Offshore & Marine

BP today announced that, together with its partner the Oman Oil Company Exploration & Production, it has approved the development of Ghazeer, the second phase of the giant Khazzan gas field in Oman. more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

McDermott successfully completed the first phase of the deep-water Atlanta Early Production System, located offshore Brazil for independent Brazilian Exploration and Production company QGEP. more

Offshore & Marine

Low U.S. natural gas prices, relative stability in crude oil prices and increased consumer demand have spurred further plant construction activity, highlighting current deficits in skilled labor. more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

TechnipFMC has been awarded an integrated Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation contract by LLOG Exploration for the Who Dat field in the Gulf of Mexico, including the delivery and installation of a Multiphase Pumping System. more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Regardless of how much planning, scheduling and resources you allocate to a capital project, circumstance and forces beyond your control seem to wreak havoc on your timeline and bottom line. more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

The sixth edition of The Construction Chart Book – 'The U.S. Construction Industry and Its Workers' continues to present the most complete data available on all facets of the U.S. construction industry: economic, demographic, employment/income... more

White Papers

INEOS Styrolution, the global leader in styrenics, will commission an engineering study to build a world-scale styrene monomer (SM) plant in the US Gulf Coast. more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

According to Mark E. Lashier, President and Chief Executive Officer of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company, “the future of petrochemical industry could not be more bright.” But there’s always room for improvement. more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

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