http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com Hydrocarbon Processing Tribunal rejects TC Energy's $15-B claim for Keystone XL http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/07/tribunal-rejects-tc-energys-15-b-claim-for-keystone-xl/ Canada's TC Energy said on Tuesday a free trade arbitration tribunal had tossed out its claim to recover more than $15 B from the U.S. government for the cancellation of its Keystone XL project. Japan, S. Korea refiners join China in buying Canadian TMX oil http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/07/japan-s-korea-refiners-join-china-in-buying-canadian-tmx-oil/ Asia's crude oil imports from Canada's newly expanded Trans Mountain pipeline will rise in September as major refiners in Japan and South Korea and a refinery in Brunei have bought their first cargoes alongside China. Aramco’s strategic gas expansion progresses with $25 B in contract awards http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/06/aramco-s-strategic-gas-expansion-progresses-with-25-b-in-contract-awards/ Aramco has awarded contracts worth more than $25 B to progress its strategic gas expansion, which targets sales gas production growth of more than 60% by 2030. Private group announces Brazil's two longest “green fuel” pipelines http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/06/private-group-announces-brazils-two-longest-green-fuel-pipelines/ Brazil's privately owned Grupo Potencial will invest 200 MM reais ($37 MM) to build two "green fuel" pipelines in the south of the farm powerhouse. The biofuel pipelines, which will be built starting next year if all permits are granted, will stretch 55 km (34.2 mi) each and will be the longest of the kind in the country. Reduce the minimum design temperature beyond the code limit for carbon-steel pipes http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2024/june-2024/plant-intervalspiping-systems/reduce-the-minimum-design-temperature-beyond-the-code-limit-for-carbon-steel-pipes/ In the current market scenario, all projects are schedule-driven and highly dependent on total installed cost. To help meet crucial deadlines, industry professionals utilize various technologies and high-end software, and industry must continuously innovate and seek new ideas to find alternative solutions to challenges. ONEOK acquires Gulf Coast NGL pipeline system from Easton Energy http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/06/oneok-acquires-gulf-coast-ngl-pipeline-system-from-easton-energy/ ONEOK Inc. has completed its acquisition of a system of natural gas liquids (NGL) pipelines from Easton Energy for approximately $280 MM. Neste completes major turnaround at Porvoo refinery http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/06/neste-completes-major-turnaround-at-porvoo-refinery/ The nearly 400-MM euro turnaround of Neste’s Porvoo refinery in Finland has been successfully completed, and crude oil processing and renewable and circular raw materials processing has begun operations. Czech Republic to end Russian oil use in first half of 2025 http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/06/czech-republic-to-end-russian-oil-use-in-first-half-of-2025/ The Czech Republic will end its use of Russian oil no later than the first half of 2025 as state pipeline firm MERO completes a capacity upgrade on the Transalpine Pipeline (TAL). Integrated column-reboiler system stress and flexibility analysis approach http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2024/may-2024/heat-transfer/integrated-column-reboiler-system-stress-and-flexibility-analysis-approach/ In oil refineries and chemical plants, chemical reactions and separations take place in the distillation column. New $1.5-B natural gas pipeline to provide feedstock to Dow's petrochemicals plant and other industrial facilities http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/05/new-15-b-natural-gas-pipeline-to-provide-feedstock-to-dows-petrochemicals-plant-and-other-industrial-facilities/ Canadian utilities CU.TO said is developing a $1.5-B natural gas pipeline project in Alberta to transport natural gas to Dow's petrochemicals plant and other industrial facilities.