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AFPM: Shale boom sparks need for petchem workers

Apr 7, 2014 The current boom in shale resource development has sparked an urgent need in the petrochemical industry for technically skilled workers to build, operate, and maintain about $100 billion of announc...

IHS International: US poised to lead world exports of LPG

Mar 25, 2014 US shale gas development has the country poised to become a major global supplier of LPG, mainly to Asia, during 2015-20 with US exports outdistancing other global suppliers by the end of the forec...

Watching Government: Propane's 'perfect storm'

Mar 17, 2014

If anyone wants to consider where oil and gas product distribution can go haywire, the recent domestic propane "perfect storm" bears examination.

Winter weather effects

Mar 17, 2014

Much of the US has experienced unrelenting cold weather during January and February.

Energy optimization drives design for Saudi Aramco NGL-recovery plant

Feb 3, 2014 Designing a grassroots NGL-recovery plant in the empty quarter of Saudi Arabia required formulation of energy optimization initiatives because the area is remote and electrically isolated from any ...

US C3 balances to tighten, prices to rise over winter months

Nov 4, 2013 Propane supply-demand balances in US markets are poised to be much tighter in winter 2013 than during winters of 2011 and 2012. Tighter supply-demand balances generally result in rising propane pri...

EPP to build US Gulf Coast LPG export terminal

Oct 2, 2013

Enterprise Products Partners LP (EPP) says it will build a 6-6.5 million bbl/month LPG export terminal at a yet-to-be-determined site on the US Gulf Coast.

Fracing Without Fluid Removes Water from Unconventional Resource Mix

Oct 1, 2013

An unconventional frac job requires 5 million gal of water on average. About 50-80% of this amount will flow back to surface within the first few weeks of production.

Study: Glut of US ethane to remain; exports to balance propane, butane

Sep 17, 2013

A new study of US NGL markets from Simmons & Co. International, Houston, sees ethane remaining in oversupply near term and export growth bringing balance to propane and butane markets.

Iraqi gas plant restored to full LPG sendout capacity

Jul 22, 2013 Dana Gas PJSC and Crescent Petroleum, joint operators of the Kor Mor LPG plant in Iraq’s Kurdistan region, have completed a $15 million reconstruction and upgrade to the loading and sendout areas o...

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