Engineeringhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=1786©2015 Hydrocarbon Processing60EngineeringBuild a better bid, or how to achieve a competitive advantage in capital projectshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3448750/Build-a-better-bid-or-how-to-achieve-a-competitive-advantage-in-capital-projects.htmlFri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTCase 84: Remaining service life of plant equipment can be determinedhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3448767/Case-84-Remaining-service-life-of-plant-equipment-can-be-determined.htmlFri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTChange is redefining the petrochemical industryhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3448322/Change-is-redefining-the-petrochemical-industry.htmlFri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTConsider new labyrinth seals to optimize compressor operationshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3448789/Consider-new-labyrinth-seals-to-optimize-compressor-operations.htmlFri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTDeveloping the best practices for operator effectiveness in the age of collaborationhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3448749/Developing-the-best-practices-for-operator-effectiveness-in-the-age-of-collaboration.htmlFri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTImprove measurement of heavy oil viscosityhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3449222/Improve-measurement-of-heavy-oil-viscosity.htmlFri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTImprove relief-device sizing under supercritical conditionshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3449232/Improve-relief-device-sizing-under-supercritical-conditions.htmlFri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTIRPC 2015: Advancing the global HPI by sharing knowledge and best practiceshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3448775/IRPC-2015-Advancing-the-global-HPI-by-sharing-knowledge-and-best-practices.htmlFri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTLubrication update for rotating equipmenthttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3449106/Lubrication-update-for-rotating-equipment.htmlFri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTMaximize energy recovery with small steam turbinesUsing smaller turbines (50 kW to 300 kW) can aid system efficiency and help conserve energy. We investigate examples in which the application of smaller steam turbines provided return on investment within two years.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3448796/Maximize-energy-recovery-with-small-steam-turbines.htmlFri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTReassessing and updating electric motor bearing lubricationhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3448748/Reassessing-and-updating-electric-motor-bearing-lubrication.htmlFri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTSafety and environmental updates for HPI storage tankshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3449237/Safety-and-environmental-updates-for-HPI-storage-tanks.htmlFri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe Middle East’s strategic expansion of refined products exportsAlready a leader in crude oil exports, the Middle East is making a deliberate move to increase its participation in the refined and petrochemical products markets. It is likely that the ME will continue to add downstream projects. Refining capacity will center on domestic demand and export opportunities to Asia-Pacific and Europe.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3449122/The-Middle-Easts-strategic-expansion-of-refined-products-exports.htmlFri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTUganda proceeds with new refineryhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3448763/Uganda-proceeds-with-new-refinery.htmlFri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTUse new methods to optimize energy efficiency of hydrogen compressorshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3449215/Use-new-methods-to-optimize-energy-efficiency-of-hydrogen-compressors.htmlFri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTAccessing the value of methane and the North American petrochemical revolutionhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3440178/Accessing-the-value-of-methane-and-the-North-American-petrochemical-revolution.htmlWed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTBolivia expands petrochemical capability with Bulo Bulo ammonia complexThe Bulo Bulo ammonia-urea facility will be Bolivia’s first petrochemical venture. This new facility is expected to produce sufficient urea/ammonia supplies for domestic demand and will provide surplus product for export. http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3440540/Bolivia-expands-petrochemical-capability-with-Bulo-Bulo-ammonia-complex.htmlWed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTHow Cr compounds discolor refractory brick walls of an ethylene cracking furnacehttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3440555/How-Cr-compounds-discolor-refractory-brick-walls-of-an-ethylene-cracking-furnace.htmlWed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTIndia’s fertilizer industry gathering strengthhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3440221/Indias-fertilizer-industry-gathering-strength.htmlWed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTInside look at financing biorenewable projectshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3440212/Inside-look-at-financing-biorenewable-projects.htmlWed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTMethanex focuses on growth and expanding its operations across the globehttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3440234/Methanex-focuses-on-growth-and-expanding-its-operations-across-the-globe.htmlWed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe true cost of poor qualityhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3440210/The-true-cost-of-poor-quality.htmlWed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTTop seven causes for lost olefin productionLong-term trends in production losses, showing total loss production measured in seven biennial studies, are discussed in this article to determine if these losses are increasing or decreasing over time. http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3440265/Top-seven-causes-for-lost-olefin-production.htmlWed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTUpdate on the catalytic cracking process—Part 2http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3440587/Update-on-the-catalytic-cracking-processPart-2.htmlWed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTUS petrochemical revival slows amid weaker oilhttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3440222/US-petrochemical-revival-slows-amid-weaker-oil.htmlWed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTUse vapor distributors to improve fractionation column performancehttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3440532/Use-vapor-distributors-to-improve-fractionation-column-performance.htmlWed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMT