Engineeringhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=1786©2014 Hydrocarbon Processing60Engineering2014 global construction outlook—Part 2According to Hydrocarbon Processing’s HPI Market Data 2014, total capital spending is estimated to exceed $77 B. Part 2 of this outlook examines notable construction activities in Africa, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3325058/2014-global-construction-outlookPart-2.htmlTue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMTAchieve excellence and sustainability in your next turnaroundTo consistently achieve pacesetter results on plant shutdowns and turnarounds, it is imperative that companies have a systematic turnaround management process (TMP).http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3326160/Achieve-excellence-and-sustainability-in-your-next-turnaround.htmlTue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMTBetter strategies avoid project delays—Part 1http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3325050/Better-strategies-avoid-project-delaysPart-1.htmlTue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMTCase 78: Writing concisely is a definite work skillhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3325057/Case-78-Writing-concisely-is-a-definite-work-skill.htmlTue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMTCase history: Optimization of aromatics complexBorealis Polymers executed an online optimization project at its phenol and aromatics plants in Porvoo. The plantwide application increased the output rate by 9% and greatly improved the stability of operations.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3325071/Case-history-Optimization-of-aromatics-complex.htmlTue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMTCoal re-emerges as a primary petrochemical feedstockCoal-to-chemicals routes are now an important and viable option for producers in China and beyond. Those that look upon them as atavistic dinosaurs do so at their peril. http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3325053/Coal-re-emerges-as-a-primary-petrochemical-feedstock.htmlTue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMTConsider new strategies in defining turnaround or construction contractshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3325082/Consider-new-strategies-in-defining-turnaround-or-construction-contracts.htmlTue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMTEthylene production growth drives new global industry standardsOperators that understand global market drivers and the latest technologies will provide the best solutions to improve their profitability and comply with the latest HSE rules.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3325063/Ethylene-production-growth-drives-new-global-industry-standards.htmlTue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMTImprove the cracking of ethylene dichloridehttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3325072/Improve-the-cracking-of-ethylene-dichloride.htmlTue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMTImprove thermodynamic equilibrium among light olefins in FCC operationshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3326100/Improve-thermodynamic-equilibrium-among-light-olefins-in-FCC-operations.htmlTue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMTSmall deviations can compromise equipment reliabilityhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3325047/Small-deviations-can-compromise-equipment-reliability.htmlTue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMTWhat is the future for hydrocarbons and their prices?http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3325042/What-is-the-future-for-hydrocarbons-and-their-prices.htmlTue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT2014 global construction outlook—Part 1http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3314839/2014-global-construction-outlookPart-1.htmlSat, 01 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTAddress inlet pressure loss concerns with restricted lift relief deviceshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3314866/Address-inlet-pressure-loss-concerns-with-restricted-lift-relief-devices.htmlSat, 01 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTConsider automation to check shell-and-tube heat exchanger designThis automated checklist tool can be used to quickly check the acceptability of your design configuration based on the various project, client and services requirements.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3314865/Consider-automation-to-check-shell-and-tube-heat-exchanger-design.htmlSat, 01 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTConsider new steam system corrosion protection for refineriesNew technology in volatile filming corrosion inhibitors and lower-salting neutralizing amines can provide cost-effective solutions for the steam-condensate system and minimize the risk of amine chloride salt formation.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3314847/Consider-new-steam-system-corrosion-protection-for-refineries.htmlSat, 01 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTConsider single-point responsibility for compressorshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3314833/Consider-single-point-responsibility-for-compressors.htmlSat, 01 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTContinuous corrosion monitoring enhances operational decisionsOperators with permanently-installed continuous corrosion monitoring systems have better understanding of the corrosion and erosion rates occurring within their facility. http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3314843/Continuous-corrosion-monitoring-enhances-operational-decisions.htmlSat, 01 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTHP Innovationshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3314831/HP-Innovations.htmlSat, 01 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTHP Newshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3314829/HP-News.htmlSat, 01 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTHP Peoplehttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3314842/HP-People.htmlSat, 01 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTReciprocating compressors running together—Is that a problem?http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3314859/Reciprocating-compressors-running-togetherIs-that-a-problem.htmlSat, 01 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTReduce moisture intrusion in pipes, tanks and other equipmentOnce water enters the system, even at high temperatures, the insulation system can retain large quantities of water. That can then lead to accelerated heat gain or loss.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3314846/Reduce-moisture-intrusion-in-pipes-tanks-and-other-equipment.htmlSat, 01 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTThe best modern-day inventions according to chemical engineershttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3314827/The-best-modern-day-inventions-according-to-chemical-engineers.htmlSat, 01 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTThe silent assassin: Corrosionhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3314828/The-silent-assassin-Corrosion.htmlSat, 01 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTUS midstream expansion hits Utica shalehttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3314838/US-midstream-expansion-hits-Utica-shale.htmlSat, 01 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTUse key elements for successful mega-plant startupshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3314835/Use-key-elements-for-successful-mega-plant-startups.htmlSat, 01 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTWhat are safety engineering ethics?http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3314841/What-are-safety-engineering-ethics.htmlSat, 01 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT