Constructionhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=1779©2015 Hydrocarbon Processing60ConstructionAn update on Lang factorsLang factors are cited frequently and used within the HPI. With the ensuing changes, the question must be asked, “Do Lang factors still present a realistic approximation of capital cost today?”http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3475529/An-update-on-Lang-factors.htmlSat, 01 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTConsultant: Managers need long-term focus to find downstream sustainabilityTop industry management should consider profits over the long term to make the business case for more sustainability, with a particular focus on results in the four-to-five-year range rather than on the initial year or two.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3475523/Consultant-Managers-need-long-term-focus-to-find-downstream-sustainability.htmlSat, 01 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTPeru: Modernization of the Talara refineryThe mega-project expansion at the Talara refinery is the foundation of Petroperu’s new strategic plan to increase refining capacity and reduce the sulfur content in refined products. http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3475532/Peru-Modernization-of-the-Talara-refinery.htmlSat, 01 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTHP NewsRecent news events in the global HPI.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3465707/HP-News.htmlWed, 01 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTInvestment in Egypt’s downstream on the riseEgypt is adopting a mix of investment strategies in refinery upgrades and construction of new capacity to meet the nation’s target for more high-quality light and middle distillate products and a reduction of transportation fuel imports. http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3465684/Investment-in-Egypts-downstream-on-the-rise.htmlWed, 01 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT