Petrochemicals©2014 Hydrocarbon Processing60 Petrochemicals Can the downstream achieve growth and sustainability?, 01 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMTChoose the right metering technology for ethylene furnaces, 01 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMTConsider olefin offgas as feed for ammonia production, 01 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMTNew development for drop-in fuels, 01 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMTUS condensate exports send ripple effects downstreamThe US, which a decade ago was considered an aging has-been in oil and gas production, now leads the globe in production, and a growing bucket of these crudes is light and sweet., 01 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMTEthane cracking spurs need for on-purpose butadiene technologiesSeveral companies are teaming up to develop technology to produce butadiene from the suddenly-abundant butane supplies from the US shale boom., 01 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMTHP Innovations, 01 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMTImprove compressor reliability with advanced chemical treatmentsAlthough many olefin plants are making big investments in hardware and metallurgy to improve compressor performance and to extend run lengths, the reliability, efficiency and throughput capacity of the CGC are still key influences on plant profitability., 01 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMTSecond-generation petrochemical processes take lead, 01 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMTThe CIS—four countries, $50 billion in downstream investmentsAzerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan are laying the foundation to attract foreign investment to develop their vast hydrocarbon reserves, as well as to develop their downstream processing infrastructure to meet rising demand and export opportunities., 01 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMT