Refining©2016 Hydrocarbon Processing60RefiningApply a short-term, high-temperature carbon steel solution to piping systems, 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., 01 May 2016 00:00:00 GMTHP Global Project Data, 01 May 2016 00:00:00 GMTHP Industry Metrics, 01 May 2016 00:00:00 GMTHP Innovations, 01 May 2016 00:00:00 GMTHP People, 01 May 2016 00:00:00 GMTLifting of US crude export ban will impact process safety management, 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., 01 May 2016 00:00:00 GMTOptimize tank farm operations, safety and profitability, 01 May 2016 00:00:00 GMTTake steps to achieve lubrication maintainabilityDo not accept that what the OEM delivered, or how the equipment has been configured for the past 30 years, must be maintained into the future. Optimize yourPM program and look for maintainability improvements to ensure that the right work can be performed in the right way and at the right time., 01 May 2016 00:00:00 GMTThe “big picture” on ExxonMobil’s open system initiative, 01 May 2016 00:00:00 GMTUse computational fluid dynamic analysis to revamp fired heaters, 01 May 2016 00:00:00 GMTHow much fireproofing do we need?, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMTHP Industry Metrics, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMTHP People, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMTIn-depth and preemptive front-end planning yields positive project results, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMTPave the way to safer, more productive plants with the IIoT, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMTVisbreaking technology: Is it obsolete, or is there potential for upgrade?, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMT