http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com Hydrocarbon Processing Global Project Data https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2019/august-2019/trends-resources/global-project-data Hydrocarbon Processing’s Construction Boxscore Database is tracking more than 1,300 projects around the world. Industry Perspectives: <i>HP</i> Awards—Honoring the industry’s best https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2019/august-2019/trends-resources/industry-perspectives-ihpi-awards-honoring-the-industry-s-best In late June, Hydrocarbon Processing 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. Editorial Comment: A shift in capital? Petrochemical projects take lead in active project market share https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2019/august-2019/columns/editorial-comment-a-shift-in-capital-petrochemical-projects-take-lead-in-active-project-market-share In mid-June, I joined Thad Pittman, Senior Research Analyst, Hydrocarbon Processing’s Construction Boxscore Database, to provide Hydrocarbon Processing subscribers with a global analysis on the downstream processing industry’s capital projects landscape. Address measurement uncertainty in pipelines and storage https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2019/august-2019/special-focus-valves-pumps-and-turbomachinery/address-measurement-uncertainty-in-pipelines-and-storage How would you measure the volume of a can of soup? The height should work, but what about diameter? Or, you can possibly just trust what the manufacturer has told you on the label. Construction https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2019/july-2019/trends-resources/construction Anadarko Petroleum Corp. has reached a full agreement with CCS JV, a JV between Chiyoda, McDermott and Saipem, for the development of its Mozambique Area 1 LNG terminal. Global Project Data https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2019/july-2019/trends-resources/global-project-data Hydrocarbon Processing’s Construction Boxscore Database is tracking more than 1,300 projects around the world. Construction https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2019/june-2019/trends-resources/construction Sinochem Hongrun Petrochemical Co. Ltd. will use Honeywell UOP’s ionic liquids alkylation technology to produce high-octane, cleaner-burning transportation fuels. Raman spectroscopy for the optimization of hydrogen usage in refineries https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2019/june-2019/process-control-and-instrumentation/raman-spectroscopy-for-the-optimization-of-hydrogen-usage-in-refineries Approximately 700 refineries are in operation worldwide, producing a range of petroleum products including gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, liquified petroleum gas (LPG) and fuel oils. Selection of cooling water system for gas, petroleum and petrochemical plants located on coastline—Part 2 https://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2019/may-2019/water-management/selection-of-cooling-water-system-for-gas-petroleum-and-petrochemical-plants-located-on-coastline-part-2 The main options for the cooling water systems of gas, petroleum and petrochemical plants located on coastlines are studied here, and alternatives are compared with the consideration of several technical and economic parameters.