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IHS Markit

Global, integrated refining/ petrochemical companies typically earn about $8.50 per barrel of refined crude oil. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

LyondellBasell, Covestro, BIC and others attended the TCC board retreat in San Antonio, Texas. Read more

BIC Attends

Impending regulations to be issued in 2020 by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) that aim to reduce sulfur in marine fuels are "the elephant in the room" for shipping and refining businesses. Read more

Offshore & Marine

Oil and gas companies operate in dynamic and complex environments where they face constant challenges, especially in terms of supply and demand. Read more

Current Issue

According to Sanjiv Singh, chairman of Indian Oil Corp. Ltd. (IOCL), foreign demand for U.S. energy exports will increase dramatically within the short span of a decade. Read more

Downstream

Maarten Wetselaar, integrated gas and new energies director for Royal Dutch Shell plc, can envision a future world in which electricity will be the prime, if not sole, source of energy for individual consumers. Read more

Current Issue

Environmental awareness

Gaj Rudolf

As CEO of The Dow Chemical Company, Fitterling said he strongly believes the chemical industry's future success hinges on its ability "to get sustainability right." Read more

Maintenance & Reliability

The refining and shipping industries may be ill-prepared for a massive change in fuel regulation that is set to go into effect in 2020. The resulting market impacts will be major, costly and far-reaching, says a new report from IHS Markit. Read more

Regulations

Between the 1940s and the 1970s, the average annual price of oil fluctuated within a 6.5-percent band, but from the 1980s until the past few years, the variation leapt to almost 11 times that amount Read more

Drilling & Exploration

DOI finalizes new waste prevention rule. LLOG Exploration brings deepwater Gulf wells on line. Interior proposes oil and gas lease sale for Gulf of Mexico. Interior proposes oil and gas lease sale for Gulf of Mexico. Read more

Upstream

BIC Alliance, BASF, Lyondell and others network at the TCC board meeting and retreat. Read more

BIC Attends

Shell Offshore Inc. has made a large deepwater exploration discovery in the Norphlet geologic play in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico...Oil production in the Permian Basin, already a major force in global supply growth, will rise nearly 3 million bpd... Read more

Upstream

The 2018 Downstream Conference & Exhibition will highlight and address the most pressing industry challenges, new technologies and industry developments that will shape the downstream industry for decades. Read more

Downstream

The 2018 Downstream Conference & Exhibition will highlight and address the most pressing industry challenges, new technologies and industry developments that will shape the downstream industry for decades. Read more

BIC Videos

Texas has never been lacking when it comes to great energy plays discovered within its boundaries. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

During the fourth quarter of 2017, Sendero Midstream Partners LP placed into service a new state-of-the-art cryogenic natural gas processing plant...Investing in a new ethylene or polyethylene project in the Shale Crescent USA region will deliver... Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

As the world's population continues to grow, populations demand more fuel to grow their countries' economies. Fortunately, energy resources are abundant, as is the opportunity for success. The challenge is to build sufficient infrastructure... Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

The two objectives of affordability and climate sustainability must be compatible, "which is not so obvious, you know?" Pouyanné continued, citing as an example the continued strength of the coal industry, even as renewables and cleaner forms of... Read more

Renewable & Biofuel

Oil sands production growth will continue through the next decade, but a slowdown is anticipated with investment to remain lower than historical levels, according to a new major research initiative by IHS Markit. Read more

Drilling & Exploration

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