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UK authorities announced today, 20 September, that Equinor and its partner SSE were awarded contracts to develop three large scale offshore wind projects in the Dogger Bank region of the North Sea. Read more

Upstream

Exxon Mobil Corp has begun planned maintenance on a small crude distillation unit at its 502,500 barrel per day (bpd) Baton Rouge refinery in Louisiana, sources familiar with plant operations said on Tuesday. Read more

Downstream

Recycling will be a key part of plastics sustainability, since many U.S. downstream manufacturers are adding billions of pounds of new production capacity even as they work to handle existing plastics waste. Read more

Downstream

The Company’s field operations and engineering staff have initiated the commissioning processes and ‎sequences for the new equipment. Read more

Upstream

MEGlobal Oyster Creek Site

Photo Courtesy EQUATE Group

The site created 55 new full-time long-term jobs and 25-35 contract jobs. It employed almost 2,000 construction workers at peak. Read more

Downstream

ExxonMobil said today it made an oil discovery on the Stabroek Block offshore Guyana at the Tripletail-1 well in the Turbot area. Read more

Upstream

On September 3, 2019, Freeport LNG Development L.P.—the developer of Freeport LNG export terminal—announced the first shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) produced from the newly commissioned Train 1 of the three-train Freeport LNG facility. Read more

Downstream

The demolition of the units, which costs $100 million per year, will make the refinery more attractive to a potential buyer if Lyondell chooses to sell the plant. Read more

Maintenance & Reliability

The Chemours Company Ribbon Cutting Celebration

Hand-out The Chemours Company

The Chemours Co. has formally inaugurated its new Opteon production facility near Corpus Christi in Ingleside, Texas. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

ONEOK Inc. plans to expand its natural gas and NGL infrastructure between now and 2021. Read more

Midstream

EVX Midstream Partners has completed the first phase of its water gathering systems in the Eagle Ford Basin. Read more

Midstream

The Mainline is North America’s largest pipeline network, transporting nearly 3 million barrels per day, or 70%, of crude from western Canada to the U.S. Midwest. Read more

Pipeline/Transportation

Freeport LNG Development, L.P. and Westbourne Capital jointly announce the execution of definitive agreements under which Westbourne and its co-investors will exclusively provide an up to $1.025 billion mezzanine loan to a Freeport LNG subsidiary... Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

The proposed facility under review would be designed to produce 400 million gallons of renewable diesel annually as well as 40 million gallons of renewable naphtha. Read more

Downstream

Equinor and its partners are preparing for production start from the world class Johan Sverdrup field already in October this year, one month ahead of schedule. Read more

Upstream

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Preechar Bowonkitwanchai

The partnership is with LyondellBasell and Liaoning Bora Enterprise Group to create a range of plastics. Read more

Downstream

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The company is moving volumes on three key pipeline projects that will expand the partnership's capacity to move Permian crude oil to Corpus Christi for export, and to move the refined products into Northern Mexico. Read more

Midstream

Feed gas was introduced into Freeport LNG Train 1 on July 22 and today's announcement of first cargo is a precursor to completion of Train 1. Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

The Rivervale South to Market project provides 190,000 dekatherms of firm natural gas service. Read more

Midstream

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