Mike Rhodes

Hydrocarbon Processing Staff,

Industry Metrics

Mike Rhodes, Hydrocarbon Processing Staff

European refinery margins weakened due to slower gasoline export opportunities, despite the colder weather.

Industry Metrics

Mike Rhodes, Hydrocarbon Processing Staff

Stronger demand and falling inventories allowed US gasoil cracking spreads to recover, while gasoline was supported by outages.

Industry Metrics

Mike Rhodes, Hydrocarbon Processing Staff

US refinery utilization rates have increased in some areas following the peak of maintenance season.

STAR Global Conference ’16: Engineers examine evolution of simulation software

By Mike RhodesManaging EditorPRAGUE -- The STAR Global Conference 2016 opened today in Prague, Czech Republic. “Discover Better Designs. Faster,” is the focus of this exclusive three-day eve..

ARC 2016: Moving forward with the Industrial Internet of Things

At the ARC Strategy Forum, discussions continue to center around the latest and, perhaps, most relevant trends in the hydrocarbon processing industry (HPI): cybersecurity, the effective utilization of data analytics, process controls and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).

ARC Strategy Forum navigates an industry in transition

The ARC Strategy Forum opened in Orlando, bringing together industry leaders to discuss how companies are beginning to move beyond the computer-enhanced business models of the late 20th century.

ARC Strategy Forum navigates an industry in transition

By Mike RhodesManaging EditorORLANDO, Florida -- The ARC Strategy Forum opened Monday in Orlando, bringing together industry leaders to discuss how companies are beginning to move beyond the computer-..

Valve World Expo ’15: Flow control leaders examine industry challenges

The Valve World Americas event serves as the meeting point for the flow control industry and features a technologically in-depth program, product showcases on the expo floor and networking opportunities.

ACHEMA ’15: Biotechnology, efficiency drive talks

ACHEMA 2015 is providing particular focus to: ‘Biobased World,’ a venue for industrial biotechnology; innovative process analytical technology (PAT), which bridges the gap between automation and analytics; and industrial water management.

Schneider Electric GAC: Company announces Modicon M580 ePAC

The M580 family of ePACs provides enhancements and greater capabilities, such as reinforced cybersecurity through the Achilles Level 2 and ISA certifications.