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Industry Metrics: US, international product markets show weakness

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US product markets weakened despite strong domestic gasoline demand. Gasoline crack spreads lost ground due to oversupply and rising inventories. European markets were impacted by the lack of export o..

Industry Metrics: Global refining margins diverge based on region

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Refinery margins weakened in the US due to lower winter demand. In Europe and Asia, stronger regional demand amid a tightening environment and export opportunities allowed for a recovery in crack spre..

Operators increasingly turn to ‘plug and play’ industrial Ethernet solutions

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By ED SULLIVANHermosa Beach, CaliforniaThe recent oil spill in Santa Barbara, California, is yet another example of the need to monitor and control pipelines to prevent breaches that could endanger li..