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LyondellBasell

LyondellBasell said it ended talks with Odebrecht SA “after careful consideration” but did not elaborate further. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

LyondellBasel said CFO Thomas Aebischer plans to retire at year-end 2019, and the company expects to name a replacement before the end of the year. Read more

People Going Places

LyondellBasell recently awarded Timec its 2018 Goal ZERO Bright Star Award for completing the 2018 calendar year with zero recordable injuries at all of its jobsites. Timec was one of 25 contractors that received this safety award. Read more

Supplier News

Air Liquide has expanded its utilities supply agreement with LyondellBasell for its new propylene oxide (PO) and tertiary butyl alcohol (TBA) project in the Houston area. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

LyondellBasell's Bayport Complex in Pasadena, Texas, today commemorated 50 years of operation at its propylene oxide plant and provided an update on their role in the company's most significant capital project to date. Read more

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The Bayport Complex of LyondellBasell, one of the world's largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies, celebrated its 50th anniversary commemorating the plant's rich history and the strong economic impact the plant has had on the local area. Read more

BIC Attends

BIC visits with STORK, SWAT, Turner and others at the TCC/ACIT’s Houston Ship Channel 2019 Golf Tournament & FREEPAC Fundraiser. Read more

BIC Attends

The primary role of a safety manager is that of a diplomat. It is very important to build relationships with our contractors to ensure our shared successes. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

The primary role of a safety manager is that of a diplomat. It is very important to build relationships with our contractors to ensure our shared successes. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

BIC Magazine recently held a special roundtable discussion with some of the industry's leading safety experts. This Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

BIC Magazine recently held a special roundtable discussion with some of the industry's leading safety experts. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Production at Lyondell Basell Industries Houston refinery continues to run at about 14 percent below its 263,776 barrel-per-day capacity due to shipping limitations on the Houston Ship Channel. Read more

Commodities

BIC Alliance attended the 2019 Plant Maintenance, Inspection and Engineering Society Conference & Expo in Pasadena, TX at the Pasadena Convention Center. Read more

BIC Attends

President, ICCA Read more

People Going Places

Superheat hosted an open demonstration, January 17th, in Houston, TX. Read more

BIC Attends

Lyondell

LyondellBasell

The refinery was informed about the accident at about 3 p.m. local time (2100 GMT) on Saturday, said Lyondell spokeswoman Chevalier Gray. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Bob Patel, chairman and CEO of Houston petrochemicals maker LyondellBasell, joined the company in 2010 after 20 years at Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. Read more

Commodities

The 57,000 bpd coker was shut by a Nov. 28 fire that filled a heater with hard carbon deposits. Read more

Maintenance & Reliability

About 100 United Steelworkers union (USW) members rallied on Wednesday outside a LyondellBasell Industries (LYB.N) Houston oil refinery over a lack of negotiations there on a new local contract. Read more

Plant Management & Operations

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