http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com Hydrocarbon Processing <i>Hydrocarbon Processing</i> Awards https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2019/september-2019/ihydrocarbon-processingi-awards/ihydrocarbon-processingi-awards Hydrocarbon Processing, the downstream processing sector’s leading technical publication, has announced the finalists for its third annual awards. Executive Viewpoint: Now and into the future: Challenges and solutions for the global processing industries https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2019/august-2019/columns/executive-viewpoint-now-and-into-the-future-challenges-and-solutions-for-the-global-processing-industries Hydrocarbon Processing sat down with senior-level executives of Merichem Company, Cyndie Fredrick (CF) and Kathy Young (KY), Senior Vice Presidents and General Managers of Merichem’s two business units, to discuss the state of the downstream industry, where it is heading in the future and how their company is helping operators meet their sustainability goals. <i>Hydrocarbon Processing</i> Awards https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2018/september-2018/ihydrocarbon-processingi-awards/ihydrocarbon-processingi-awards Hydrocarbon Processing, the downstream processing sector’s leading technical publication, has announced the winners for its second annual awards. Technical considerations for the Heydar Aliyev refinery revamp https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2018/september-2018/special-focus-refining-technology/technical-considerations-for-the-heydar-aliyev-refinery-revamp The following case study describes the early development phases of SOCAR’s ongoing major revamp project at the Heydar Aliyev Refinery (HAR) in Baku, Azerbaijan, and its interface with the associated Azerikimya (AZK) steam cracking complex near Sumgait. References are made to the related SOCAR polymer project in Sumgayit, as well. Reliability: Better pumps and seals for HF service https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2018/august-2018/columns/reliability-better-pumps-and-seals-for-hf-service In mid-2017, we received a well-written request from a young reliability engineer. <i>Hydrocarbon Processing</i> Awards https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2018/august-2018/ihydrocarbon-processingi-awards/ihydrocarbon-processingi-awards Hydrocarbon Processing, the downstream processing sector’s leading technical publication, has announced the finalists for its second annual awards. Selecting amines for AGR facilities impacts LNG plant capacity https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2018/july-2018/bonus-report-lng-technology/selecting-amines-for-agr-facilities-impacts-lng-plant-capacity Alkanolamines have been used for acid gas removal from natural gas for several decades. Remove carbonyls from gaseous hydrocarbon streams for ethylene plant service https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2018/june-2018/special-focus-process-optimization/remove-carbonyls-from-gaseous-hydrocarbon-streams-for-ethylene-plant-service Within the hydrocarbon processing industry (HPI), particularly the petrochemical sector, there remains an irritating series of reactions associated with acid gas removal (AGR) using dilute caustic soda—namely, aldol condensation reactions and their respective products. Show Preview: IRPC Europe returns to Italy this June https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2018/may-2018/trends-and-resources/show-preview-irpc-europe-returns-to-italy-this-june Gulf Energy Information and Hydrocarbon Processing are pleased to provide a preview of IRPC Europe 2018, which will be held June 5–7 in Milan. 2018 Industry Leaders’ Viewpoints https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2018/january-2018/outlook-industry-leaders-viewpoints/2018-industry-leaders-viewpoints To kick off the new year, industry leaders and esteemed colleagues shared their viewpoints on 2018 and beyond with Hydrocarbon Processing. These viewpoints offer insight into growing regions of activity, technological advances, and how the downstream industry can innovate in 2018 and into the future.