Process Engineeringhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=1710©2015 Hydrocarbon Processing60Process EngineeringCase 83: What are useful questions to ask before starting a vibration analysis?http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3431295/Case-83-What-are-useful-questions-to-ask-before-starting-a-vibration-analysis.htmlSun, 01 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTConsider oil-resistant cable terminations to increase electric motor reliabilityhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3431326/Consider-oil-resistant-cable-terminations-to-increase-electric-motor-reliability.htmlSun, 01 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTDetermine the design metal temperature for a secondary reformerAn air-burning system should be designed so that there is no maintenance required between scheduled shutdowns every two years. To achieve this, a metal temperature study should be carried out for the design of the pressure parts and for the refractory design.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3431697/Determine-the-design-metal-temperature-for-a-secondary-reformer.htmlSun, 01 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTDownstream has good news for 2015http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3431293/Downstream-has-good-news-for-2015.htmlSun, 01 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTEnergy efficiency: Getting in early pays off exponentiallyhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3431325/Energy-efficiency-Getting-in-early-pays-off-exponentially.htmlSun, 01 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTHow low oil prices are affecting new project announcementsBeginning in July 2014, the world began to witness a widespread fall in crude oil prices. With the decrease in global crude oil prices, what has this meant for new project announcements in the downstream sector?http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3431292/How-low-oil-prices-are-affecting-new-project-announcements.htmlSun, 01 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTImprove the operation of fired heatershttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3431717/Improve-the-operation-of-fired-heaters.htmlSun, 01 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTLatin America’s refinery product demand is deceleratinghttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3431298/Latin-Americas-refinery-product-demand-is-decelerating.htmlSun, 01 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTOptimize online monitoring of base oilhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3431821/Optimize-online-monitoring-of-base-oil.htmlSun, 01 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTShale oil characterization optimizes refining processhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3431773/Shale-oil-characterization-optimizes-refining-process.htmlSun, 01 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTUpdate on the catalytic cracking process and standpipes—Part 1http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3431802/Update-on-the-catalytic-cracking-process-and-standpipesPart-1.htmlSun, 01 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTCase history: Innovative resid-cracking catalyst debottlenecks FCC unithttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3422555/Case-history-Innovative-resid-cracking-catalyst-debottlenecks-FCC-unit.htmlSun, 01 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTConsider the pros and cons when importing heavy oil for cokersThe recent shift to lighter crudes has starved many US heavy oil units of feed. Maximizing asset use makes importing heavy oil for vacuum distillation and delayed coking attractive.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3422589/Consider-the-pros-and-cons-when-importing-heavy-oil-for-cokers.htmlSun, 01 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTFCC 101: How to estimate product yields cost-effectively and improve operationshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3422616/FCC-101-How-to-estimate-product-yields-cost-effectively-and-improve-operations.htmlSun, 01 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTGoing our way?—How the US will benefit from natural gas and fuel cell technologyhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3422180/Going-our-wayHow-the-US-will-benefit-from-natural-gas-and-fuel-cell-technology.htmlSun, 01 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTHydrogen perspectives for 21st century refineries—Part 2H2 is the lifeblood of 21st century refineries. The application of various technological advancements and core developments has been raising the bar in the design, build, operations and maintenance of H2 facilities.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3422262/Hydrogen-perspectives-for-21st-century-refineriesPart-2.htmlSun, 01 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTMaximize precious metals returns from spent process catalystshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3422210/Maximize-precious-metals-returns-from-spent-process-catalysts.htmlSun, 01 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTOutsourcing creates opportunities beyond engineeringhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3422163/Outsourcing-creates-opportunities-beyond-engineering.htmlSun, 01 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe data revolutionhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3422183/The-data-revolution.htmlSun, 01 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTUpdate on ethylene tube coating technologyhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3422158/Update-on-ethylene-tube-coating-technology.htmlSun, 01 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTWhat are the possible impacts on US refineries processing shale oils?http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3422601/What-are-the-possible-impacts-on-US-refineries-processing-shale-oils.htmlSun, 01 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTWill British Columbia build the greenest refineries in the world?In our latest Boxscore Construction Analysis, we examine proposals by Kitimat Clean and Pacific Future Energy to process bitumen first and then ship those fuels to market.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3422051/Will-British-Columbia-build-the-greenest-refineries-in-the-world.htmlSun, 01 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT