EIA analyzes US refinery outages and supply implications for early 2015
3/3/2015
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The latest US Energy Information Administration (EIA) report examines refinery outages planned for the first half of 2015 and the potential implications for available refinery capacity, petroleum prod..

Industry Metrics: US tight oil supplies drive continued pricing declines
2/27/2015
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Mid-January saw the continued decline of monthly average Brent crude oil prices, which fell $17/bbl from November to a monthly average of $62/bbl. The continual price decrease reflects US tight oil pr..

Weather-related issues force US East Coast refineries to restart
2/25/2015
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By LEE WILLIAMSData Integrity Analyst, GenscapeUnits at multiple US East Coast refineries have restarted after experiencing operational issues late last week due to cold regional temperatures. The unp..

ARC Industry Forum: Executives share approaches to cyber security
2/10/2015
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By MIKE RHODESTechnical EditorORLANDO, Florida -- Many organizations have chosen their framework for industrial control systems cyber security. So now what?Industrial cyber security is a hot topic tod..

19th annual ARC Industrial Forum opens in Orlando
2/9/2015
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By MIKE RHODESTechnical EditorORLANDO, Florida -- ARC Advisory Group’s collaborative process automation systems (CPAS) vision goes beyond applying new technologies to include best practices for m..

CATCON2014 hailed as success for catalyst industry innovations
2/6/2015
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The Catalyst Group Resources (TCGR) concluded CATCON2014, one of the industry's leading venues for product and process innovations in the cataltyic process industries, in December 8–9, 2014, in H..

US refiners turn to automation amid largest worker strike since 1980
2/3/2015
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By ZAIN SHAUK and BRADLEY OLSONBloombergThe heart and soul of a modern refinery isn’t the welders and pipefitters with grease on their hands, it’s the white-collar technicians seated at comp..

OUTLOOK: An update to China’s energy demand profile
1/30/2015
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According to Wood Mackenzie, 2014 was a significant year for China as economic rebalancing led demand growth for a range of major energy commodities- and GDP growth decoupling significantly for the fi..

A.T. Kearney sees low oil prices boosting M&A in oil, gas industry
1/27/2015
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According to a recent survey of senior energy industry executives, lower oil prices are set to usher in a wave of mergers to find margins under tight conditions.In its latest study, “Mergers and ..

ELFA announces Top 10 equipment acquisition trends in 2015
1/21/2015
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The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA), which represents the $903-B equipment finance sector, has revealed its Top 10 equipment acquisition trends for 2015. Because US businesses, nonpro..

Reterro begins inaugural ‘green’ remediation technology project in Texas
1/8/2015
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By MIKE RHODESTechnical EditorReterro, an emerging green remediation leader in eliminating hydrocarbon contamination from soil and ongoing waste streams, is beginning a hydrocarbon soil remediation pr..

US drive for energy independence tested by oil below $60/bbl
1/5/2015
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By ASJYLYN LODERBloombergOil’s biggest bust since the global recession was good for a few cases of whiplash.Just two months ago, Continental Resources, the shale driller founded by billionaire Ha..

Industry Metrics: Future oil pricing forecasts show volatility
1/3/2015
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Recent declines in oil pricing and the associated volatility in future pricing has created a difficult forecasting environment. Other factors are causing deviations, especially with regard to the resp..

CATCON: Innovation sought as leading catalyst conference returns to US Gulf
12/12/2014
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By Stephany RomanowEditorHOUSTON -- CATCON, the innovative technical conference produced by The Catalyst Group Resources (TCGR), has returned to Houston after a nine-year break. The theme for CATCON20..

Industry Metrics: Global oil prices continue downward plunge
12/10/2014
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Oil prices continued their downward plunge throughout October and into early November. The decline is due to bearish market fundamentals accompanied by a strong US dollar. Saudi Arabia is not expected..

WINNERS: Top HPI projects of 2014
12/3/2014
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The global HPI continues to expand and modernize to efficiently meet growing demand for energy, transportation fuels and petrochemicals. According to Hydrocarbon Processing’s Constructi..

VIDEO: CSB releases safety message on 30th anniversary of fatal Bhopal chemical release
12/2/2014
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The US Chemical Safety Board (CSB) released a short video safety message marking the 30th anniversary of history’s worst industrial accident. The tragedy occurred on December 2, 1984 at the ..

VIDEO: CSB issues safety message on 30th anniversary of fatal Bhopal chemical leak
12/2/2014
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The US Chemical Safety Board (CSB) released a short video safety message marking the 30th anniversary of history’s worst industrial accident. The tragedy occurred on December 2, 1984 at the ..

Industry Metrics: Oil demand shifts as Middle East mega-refineries come online
11/7/2014
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Mid–October crude oil prices slumped as the International Energy Agency (IEA) announced a slight increase in global oil demand by 700 Mbpd. In contrast, oil production is forecast to increase by ..

POLL: Top HPI projects of 2014
10/14/2014
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Create your free online surveys with SurveyMonkey , the world's leading questionnaire tool.Using the Construction Boxscore database, HP editors identified 12 projects with high impact on the global or..

Industry Metrics: 2014 global oil demand stalls amid economic downgrades
10/13/2014
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According to the International Energy Agency’s August Oil Market Report, 2014 global oil demand has stalled. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) revised down its forecast for global e..

Daily editions of the AFPM 2014 Q&A and Technology Forum official newspaper
10/8/2014
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DENVER -- Here is Day 3 of the official newspaper of the AFPM 2014 Q&A and Technology Forum. Day 2 and Day 1 editions can also be accessed. The issues were publ..

Day 2 of the AFPM 2014 Q&A and Technology Forum official newspaper
10/7/2014
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To see Day 2 of the official newspaper of the AFPM 2014 Q&A and Technology Forum, please click here. Published by Hydrocarbon Processing as two daily print editions, Oct. 5/6 and Oct. 7..

Day 1 of the AFPM 2014 Q&A and Technology Forum official newspaper
10/5/2014
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To see Day 1 of the official newspaper of the AFPM 2014 Q&A and Technology Forum, please click here. Published by Hydrocarbon Processing as two daily editions, Oct. 5/6 and Oct. 7, and ..

INTERVIEW: Downstream GE executives turn focus to ‘Age of Gas’
9/30/2014
2016 Archive

By Stephany RomanowEditorHOUSTON -- At the 43rd annual Turbomachinery and 30th International Pump Users Symposia, Hydrocarbon Processing spoke with Girish Saligram, general manager of GE's downstream ..