Refining & Processing - Technology

Operational Excellence Key To Navigating Downturn

Implementation of corporate operational excellence strategies can offer refining and petrochemical companies a sustainable competitive advantage in a downcycle.

Abdelghani Henni
Dec 16, 2016

CB&I Awarded Alkylation, Hydrocracking Contracts In China

The Woodlands, Texas-based CB&I recently announced that it has been awarded two contracts for an undisclosed grassroots refinery in China. 

Dec 15, 2016

ClearSign Paving The Way To Clean Air

As the oil and gas industry continues to deal with ongoing emission standards and regulations, Seattle-based ClearSign Combustion Corp. has been there along the way to help the industry tackle them.

Dec 13, 2016

Adapting Quickly To Refining Market Changes, Regulations

hrough collaboration with Honeywell UOP, Valero Energy Corp. quickly developed and implemented an innovative technical solution at its Meraux refinery in Louisiana.

Chad Cavan, Laura Kadlec and Andrew Moreland
Dec 12, 2016

Delek Refining Taps Honeywell’s IIoT Service To Improve Refinery Performance

Honeywell recently announced that Delek Refining Inc. will use a new Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)-based Connected Performance Services (CPS) offering to improve the performance of its refinery in Tyler, Texas.

Dec 8, 2016

Azikel Petroleum To Begin Operation Of Nigerian Refinery In 2018

The refinery, which is expected to commence operations in 2018, will produce high-quality variants of LPG, gasoline, kero-jet, diesel and heavy fuel oil.

Dec 8, 2016