The oil and gas industry has witnessed seismic downward shifts in barrel prices and uplifts in market competitiveness.
When medium-voltage switchgear (MVS) in a refinery fails, it can force a process unit or even an entire refinery to shut down.
The amount of stored digital data is doubling every two years, and the rate of data acquisition is close to exceeding our ability to process it and sort out what is valuable.
Dr. Christoph Wegner will become president of BASF’s Information Services and Supply Chain Operations division, effective December 1, 2016.
Despite low energy prices, energy conservation continues to be an important component of business strategy in the oil refining and chemical industries.
ARC Advisory Group recently conducted a survey on practices and trends in alarm management in the process industries.
It was not too long ago that a prospective employee could expect a 30-year career within an oil refinery or a petrochemical plant.
Project definition is the planning of a project before execution, which begins when engineering is completed, equipment and materials are purchased, and construction of the new or modified plant is performed.
If you have ever encountered a situation where an equipment manufacturer declined to offer warranties, allow us to share three case histories.