Tim W. Martin Stone & Webster Engineering Corp. Houston
About 2.1 million b/sd of crude distillation capacity is now under construction or considered likely to be built, more than 80% of which is concentrated in Asia and the Middle East.
An overview of global refining centers will illustrate technological trends and the emergence of developing economies, particularly those in the Asia/Pacific region. (Note: all costs are given in $U.S.)
The global distribution of refineries, by region, is: