Canada approves $27 B LNG complex; Petronas to review

Malaysia's Petronas said it would review a proposed $27.25 B LNG project in western Canada after Ottawa approved the project with conditions to limit the environmental impact.

BASF to replace acetylene plant in Ludwigshafen

BASF is building a production plant for acetylene at its Ludwigshafen site. The plant will start up at the end of 2019 and replace the existing plant.

Linde to expand Delaware industrial gases plant

Linde LLC will spend over $100 MM to increase the production of its industrial gases plant in Claymont, Delaware.

Bilfinger wins $100 MM contract for Beaumont, Texas methanol plant

Bilfinger has won an order worth more than $100 MM in connection with construction of the Natgasoline methanol plant in the city of Beaumont in southeastern Texas.

Curacao inks deal with China firm to run Isla refinery

The government of Curacao has signed a preliminary agreement with China's Guangdong Zhenrong Energy to operate the aging Isla refinery and invest some $10 B to upgrade the facility.

Linde, Petronas JV to build air gas facility at Pengerang petroleum complex

Linde Malaysia and Petronas Gas Berhad will build an industrial air gas facility that supply the needs of Petronas’ refinery and petrochemicals integrated complex in southern Malaysia.

Technip awarded EPC contract for ENOC refinery expansion

Technip will serve as the main EPC contractor for Emirates National Oil Co.’s $1 B expansion of its Jebel Ali refinery.

BASF’s enhanced precision grout offers safety and application benefits

BASF’s construction chemicals division has enhanced and aligned the performance and availability of MasterFlow 648 epoxy resin-based precision grout with the needs of the petrochemical industry.

Train 2 of Sabine Pass liquefaction project is substantially complete

Cheniere Energy Partners, LP announced that substantial completion of Train 2 of the Sabine Pass liquefaction project in Cameron Parish, Louisiana was achieved September 15, 2016.

Sinochem to add ethylene complex to Quanzhou oil refinery

Sinochem will add an ethylene complex to its 12 MMtpy Quanzhou oil refinery.