Whether targeting gasoline production or olefins production for the petrochemicals or alkylate market, commercial FCC operations vary in feed metals levels, feed type, unit design and operating conditions.
Gazprom Neft CEO Alexander Dyukov and President of Yokogawa Electric Corp. Takashi Nishijima recently signed an agreement on the establishment of an international innovation center for automation in oil refining in Saint Petersburg, Russia.
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.
The ROSE unit will remove heavier fractions from crude oil, allowing the refinery to monetize a larger proportion of its oil intake into lighter, high-grade products, which will enhance HDO’s refinery margin.
The Woodlands, Texas-based CB&I recently announced that it was awarded a contract by Naftna Industrija Srbije for the engineering, procurement and construction management of a delayed coker unit in Pancevo, Serbia.
French oil and gas giant Total SA recently announced that its biggest refining and petrochemical complex, Saudi Aramco Total Refining and Petrochemical (SATORP), was officially inaugurated on Nov. 29 in Saudi Arabia.