SPECIAL REPORT: Rise seen in sulfur, refining construction projects

Oil & Gas Journal’s semiannual Worldwide Construction Update shows a slight increase in refining and sulfur projects in the engineering stage as well as gas processing construction activity compared with the previous edition of the update (OGJ, Nov. 19, 2007, p. 18).Following are project details from the survey tables available online (see box).RefiningTotal SA announced plans to build a 50,000-b/d coker and desulfurization, vacuum distillation, and related units at its 231,000-b/d refinery in Port Arthur, Tex. The $2.2 billion increase in the refinery’s deep-conversion capacity will boost output of ultralow-sulfur automotive diesel by 3 million tonnes/year (OGJ Online, Ma...

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