In 2012, Hydrocarbon Processing (HP) will
celebrate its 90th anniversary as a publication for the
professionals involved in the daily activities of the global
hydrocarbon processing industry (HPI).
Much has changed since the first edition of The Refiner and
Natural Gasoline Manufacturerthe forerunner of
HPin September 1922. And, yet, so many factors
continue to remain the same. This early publication was
designed by its founders to serve the HPI. In the first issue,
the publisher, Ray L. Dudley wrote, The Refiner and
Natural Gasoline Manufacturer will bring to its readers. .
. new data on refinery methods, written by men who
are in a position to write with authority.