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Weld toughness study advances reeled clad pipes' deepwater potential

May 4, 2015

Sensitivity studies suggest toughness is often more critical than strength in subsea pipeline welds, especially narrow-bevel mechanized welds.

India’s BPCL lets contract for Kochi refinery

Oct 1, 2015

Bharat Petroleum Corp. Ltd. (BPCL), Mumbai, has let a contract to Porvair Filtration Group Ltd. to supply filter technology to be implemented at its 9.5 million-tonne/year (tpy) Kochi refinery at Ambalmugal, in the Indian state of Kerala, as part an ongoing integrated expansion project designed to boost the plant’s crude processing capacity to 15.5 million tpy by 2018.

Delek lets contract for emissions-cutting technology at Tyler refinery

Oct 1, 2015

Delek US Holdings Inc. has let a contract to ClearSign Combustion Corp., Seattle, to implement its Duplex combustion and emissions-control technology at the newly expanded 75,000-b/d refinery in Tyler, Tex.

PBF Energy inks deal for California refinery, logistics assets

Oct 1, 2015

PBF Holding Co. LLC, a subsidiary of PBF Energy Inc., Parsippany, NJ, has entered an agreement to buy ExxonMobil Corp.’s 155,000-b/d refinery in Torrance, Calif., which has been shuttered since early this year following an explosion and ensuing fire that struck the plant in February.

EPA institutes fenceline monitoring in update of refining regulations

Sep 29, 2015

The US Environmental Protection Agency required fenceline monitoring for the first time as it issued a final rule updating refinery emissions control requirements. Refiners will be required to install the monitors to measure benzene at the edges of their plant sites to better protect and inform nearby communities, EPA said.

Badlands advances proposed North Dakota processing plant

Sep 29, 2015

Continental Resources Inc., Oklahoma City, has entered a deal with Badlands NGLs LLC, Denver, for the long-term supply of ethane to Badlands’ proposed polyethylene (PE) production plant to be built in North Dakota.

Thai operator plans revamp, restart of idled Louisiana ethylene cracker

Sep 25, 2015

Indorama Ventures Olefins LLC (IVO), a subsidiary of Thailand’s Indorama Ventures Public Co. Ltd. (IVL), Bangkok, has entered an agreement to buy, renovate, and restart a dormant ethane cracker in Carlyss, La., just west of Lake Charles in Calcasieu Parish.

PBF Energy restarts FCC, advances maintenance at Delaware

Sep 24, 2015

PBF Energy Inc., Parsippany, NJ, has restarted the fluid catalytic cracker (FCC) at its 190,000-b/sd refinery in Delaware City, Del., after an Aug. 21 fire at the unit resulted in its complete shutdown (OGJ Online, Aug. 21, 2015).

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