Rhodes, Mike

Hydrocarbon Processing Staff, Houston, Texas

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Rhodes, Mike, Hydrocarbon Processing Staff

Roeland Baan has joined Haldor Topsoe as its new CEO.

Innovations

Rhodes, Mike, Hydrocarbon Processing Staff

Bentley Systems Inc. has opened its ProjectWise 365 cloud service,

Innovations

Rhodes, Mike, Hydrocarbon Processing Staff

Sphera has released a new Interactive piping and instrumentation diagram (P&ID) solution that helps organizations break down silos between their operations, maintenance and engineering departments while simplifying isolation planning.

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Rhodes, Mike, Hydrocarbon Processing Staff

The Marathon Petroleum Corp. board of directors has elected John P. Surma to serve as non-executive Chairman.

Industry Metrics

Rhodes, Mike, Hydrocarbon Processing Staff

Refinery margins in the U.S. Atlantic basin rebounded. Deeper refinery intake cuts, as well as the low feedstock price environment, helped offset unappealing demand-side signals.

Industry Metrics

Rhodes, Mike, Hydrocarbon Processing Staff

Refinery margins came under added pressure, affected by the downturn in product consumption inflicted by COVID-19 pandemic lockdowns.

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Rhodes, Mike, Hydrocarbon Processing Staff

Porvair Filtration Group has further expanded its range of microfiltration products by launching seven new metallic Compfil™ filters (FIG. 1) for use within process air and gas applications.

Industry Metrics

Rhodes, Mike, Hydrocarbon Processing Staff

In the US and Europe, weaker fundamentals at the middle of the barrel and in the jet fuel segment led to heavy pressure, caused by aviation service disruptions as the Covid-19 outbreak spread.

Industry Metrics

Rhodes, Mike, Hydrocarbon Processing Staff

High product inventory levels and weak heating oil demand continued to weigh on U.S. refining economics. European product markets, except gasoil, exhibited positive performance backed by firm exports and heavy turnarounds in the Middle East.

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Rhodes, Mike, Hydrocarbon Processing Staff

Motion Industries Inc. has named Chris Pacer as VP of the company’s Central Group. Mr. Pacer has spent the last 22 yr with Motion Industries in various key roles after joining the company as a certified fluid power specialist. He was promoted to Branch Manager of the various markets within Northern Ohio and then joined the company’s corporate accounts team before being promoted to his latest position of Detroit Division VP and General Manager. In that role, Mr. Pacer was responsible for the further development and overall growth of 22 branch operations and one service center.