Economicshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=1785©2016 Hydrocarbon Processing60EconomicsFailure prevention—The ultimate asset management strategyhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3550643/Failure-preventionThe-ultimate-asset-management-strategy.htmlSun, 01 May 2016 00:00:00 GMTGlobal petrochemical overview—Part 2Part 1 of this series provided an overview on the present state of the petrochemical industry, a breakdown on construction project numbers by region, as well as major trends in Africa, the Middle East and the US. Part 2 examines the landscape in Asia-Pacific, Canada, Europe and Latin America.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3550602/Global-petrochemical-overviewPart-2.htmlSun, 01 May 2016 00:00:00 GMTHP Industry Metricshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3550606/HP-Industry-Metrics.htmlSun, 01 May 2016 00:00:00 GMTHP Innovationshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3550622/HP-Innovations.htmlSun, 01 May 2016 00:00:00 GMTMaintenance spending to jump in 2016 as refiners catch up with turnaroundsThe number of scheduled refinery turnarounds in North America is anticipated to rise this year after declining sharply in 2015, as refiners delayed maintenance shutdowns to capitalize on abundant quantities of low-priced feedstock.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3550601/Maintenance-spending-to-jump-in-2016-as-refiners-catch-up-with-turnarounds.htmlSun, 01 May 2016 00:00:00 GMTOptimize tank farm operations, safety and profitabilityhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3551383/Optimize-tank-farm-operations-safety-and-profitability.htmlSun, 01 May 2016 00:00:00 GMTSmall-scale coal-to-chemicals can revitalize India’s petrochemicals industry, economy—Part 2http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3551002/Small-scale-coal-to-chemicals-can-revitalize-Indias-petrochemicals-industry-economyPart-2.htmlSun, 01 May 2016 00:00:00 GMTThe changing competitive landscape for GCC ethylene productionMuch of the global petrochemical industry is built around the abundant oil and gas reserves of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries. A closer examination of ethylene, a key building block, shows just how dramatic the production growth in this sector has been. http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3550617/The-changing-competitive-landscape-for-GCC-ethylene-production.htmlSun, 01 May 2016 00:00:00 GMTGlobal petrochemical overview—Part 1This series examines the global petrochemical landscape, new project developments and regional outlooks.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3542129/Global-petrochemical-overviewPart-1.htmlFri, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMTPetrochemical value chain analysis reveals downstream opportunities for QatarThe existing petrochemical value chains in Qatar are analyzed in this article to identify the potential downstream industry opportunities. http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3542489/Petrochemical-value-chain-analysis-reveals-downstream-opportunities-for-Qatar.htmlFri, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMTSmall-scale coal-to-chemicals can revitalize India’s petrochemicals industry, economy—Part 1http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3542497/Small-scale-coal-to-chemicals-can-revitalize-Indias-petrochemicals-industry-economyPart-1.htmlFri, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMTStrategic assessment of the Iranian petrochemical industryThe recent agreement between Iran and the international community represents clear opportunities and challenges for petrochemical producers. http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3542501/Strategic-assessment-of-the-Iranian-petrochemical-industry.htmlFri, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMT