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The PP complex will be the first overseas production joint investment by ADNOC and Borealis as part of a strategic framework with their current joint venture Borouge. Read more

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Nouryon has inaugurated a demonstration plant in Stenungsund, Sweden to showcase a revolutionary and more sustainable technology platform to produce ethylene amines and their derivatives. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

The 120,000 bpd Unit 536 CDU was shut after water was found in the crude being processed in the unit. Read more

Maintenance & Reliability

The adoption of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and drone technology is becoming increasingly prolific within the petrochemical and oil and gas sectors. Read more

Regulations

The project began construction in August and will bring a total investment of more than $2.5 billion in Ascension Parish. Read more

Downstream

For the first time, BASF introduces a particle foam based on a combination of several polyamide 6 grades. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

The API gravity of crude oil input to U.S. refineries has generally increased, or gotten lighter, since 2011 because of changes in domestic production and imports. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Oil and gas companies have come under huge public and investor pressure in recent years to reduce carbon emissions from their operations and the products they sell. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Thermbond's products and process can help you optimize production, manage your risk, and get the very most out of your refractory linings and shapes. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

AkzoNobel has become the first major manufacturer to launch recycled paint thanks to a ground-breaking partnership in the UK with resource management experts Veolia. Read more

Renewable & Biofuel

BASF has increased the capacity of its neopentyl glycol (NPG) plant at the Verbund site in Ludwigshafen, Germany, by 10,000 metric tons per year. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

LyondellBasell Industries N.V. and Enterprise Products Partners L.P. today announced that their respective affiliates have executed long-term contracts that support construction of Enterprise’s second propane dehydrogenation (“PDH”) plant (“PDH 2”). Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Dow, in partnership with UPM Biofuels, a producer of advanced biofuels, announces the commercialization of a plastics offering for the packaging industry made from a bio-based renewable feedstock. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Refinery

Trong Nguyen

The US is expected to drive new-build gas processing capacity growth in the global gas processing industry from planned and announced (new-build) projects between 2019 and 2023. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Fuel ethanol production capacity in the United States totaled 16.9 billion gallons per year (gal/year) or 1.1 million barrels per day (b/d), as of January 2019. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

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

AFPM has created a suite of resources employees can use to have better conversations with their families and in their communities on how the industries operate and the value of the products they bring to people's daily lives. Read more

Regulations

The story of how the United States transformed itself into a major exporter within less than a decade is unprecedented, according to the report. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

The company will provide daily onsite maintenance, small capital projects, and turnaround support. Read more

Maintenance & Reliability

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

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