Singapore all-catalytic lube plant perfoms well

The performance of Mobil Corp.`s first all-catalytic lube basestock plant, built in 1997 in Jurong, Singapore, has been successful.Construction for the plant project was efficient, and the plant is a reliable source of Group II base oils in the Pacific Rim. Plant operations have demonstrated new proprietary technology for lube hydro cracking and MSDW isomerization dewaxing.Efforts are under way to further extend the capabilities of this world-scale plant to produce Group III light neutrals and high grade white oils.Continuous improvement of Mobil`s proprietary MSDW isomerization dewaxing catalyst has led to a next-generation catalyst denoted MSDW-2, which provides significantly enhanced y...

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