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Sasol lets contract for Mozambique gas processing plant

Sep 17, 2014

Sasol Petroleum International, the upstream unit of Sasol Ltd., has let a services-related contract to a subsidiary of Foster Wheeler’s global engineering and construction group for an electrical expansion project at Sasol’s gas processing plant in Temane, Mozambique.

Pemex lets contract for Salamanca refinery

Sep 17, 2014

Mexico’s Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) has let a contract to South Korea’s Samsung Engineering Co. Ltd. for the execution of an ultralow-sulfur diesel (ULSD) project at its Antonio M. Amor refinery in Salamanca, in Guanajuato state.

Bahrain awards FEED for refinery expansion

Sep 16, 2014

Bahrain Petroleum Co. (BAPCO) has let a contract to a subsidiary of Technip SA to develop front-end engineering design (FEED) for four main work packages as part of a planned expansion and upgrade of the 267,000-b/d refinery at Sitra, on Bahrain’s eastern coast.

Engineering contract awarded for Oklahoma gas plant

Sep 16, 2014

A unit of Enable Midstream Partners LP, Oklahoma City, has awarded a contract to CB&I, Houston, for engineering and procurement of equipment and process modules for a new natural gas processing plant near Enable Midstream's 200-MMcfd Bradley cryogenic gas processing plant, currently under construction in Grady County, Okla. 

Borealis lets contract for ethane cracker upgrade

Sep 16, 2014

Borealis AG, Vienna, has let a service contract to Neste Jacobs Oy of Finland for work related to an upgrade of the ethane steam cracker at subsidiary Borealis AB’s petrochemical complex in Stenungsund, Sweden.

EPA approves GHG permit for Texas condensate splitter

Sep 16, 2014

The US Environmental Protection Agency has issued a final greenhouse gas (GHG) prevention of significant deterioration (PSD) construction permit to CCI Corpus Christi LLC, a holding of Castleton Commodities International LLC (CCI), Stamford, Conn., for a $500 million petroleum processing installation to be located near Corpus Christi, Tex.

SSLPC lets contract for Shandong complex

Sep 15, 2014

Shandong Shouguang Luqing Petrochemical Co. Ltd. (SSLPC) has let a contract to Honeywell’s UOP LLC for technology to produce isobutylene at its integrated refining and petrochemical complex located in Bohai Industrial Park, in Shouguang City, Shandong Province, China.

Pemex advances diesel program at Mexican refineries

Sep 15, 2014

Mexico’s Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) has let a contract to Spain’s Técnicas Reunidas to execute an ultralow-sulfur diesel project at its Lazaro Cardenas refinery near Minatitlan in Veracruz state.

Irving Oil begins fall turnaround at New Brunswick refinery

Sep 15, 2014

Irving Oil Ltd. has started 8 weeks of scheduled maintenance at its 250,000-b/d St. John refinery in the eastern Canadian province of New Brunswick.

US firms' reported earnings dip in second quarter

Sep 15, 2014

Second-quarter profits for a group of 53 US-based producers and refiners totaled $25.45 billion, which was down 8.1% from the same period in 2013.

Christie calls for North American energy system improvements

Sep 15, 2014

Mexico, Canada, and the US will need to significantly increase investments in energy systems if they expect to achieve the full benefits of a North American energy renaissance, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) said during a multiday visit to Mexico.

Watching Government: Looking past Kazakhstan's oil

Sep 15, 2014

The US and Kazakhstan should move quickly to deepen relationships in levels beyond oil and gas, a panel of industry experts agreed Sept. 8 at a discussion at Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies.

Odisha to become eastern India’s energy gateway, ministry says

Sep 12, 2014

India’s state of Odisha will implement oil and gas projects within the next 5 years that amount to about 1 trillion rupees ($16.4 billion) in investments, positioning the state to become the energy gateway for eastern India, according to the country’s Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas.

Contract let for BPCL’s Kochi refinery expansion

Sep 12, 2014

Bharat Petroleum Corp. Ltd. (BPCL), Mumbai, through Air Products & Chemicals Inc., has let a contract to Technip SA to provide project management, as well as engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM) services for a new industrial gas complex at BPCL’s Kochi refinery at Ambalmugal in the Indian state of Kerala.

Keep partisan politics out of biofuel mandates, API tells White House

Sep 11, 2014

The White House should stay away from partisan politics as its Office of Management and Budget reviews the US Environmental Protection Agency proposed 2014 biofuel quotas under the Renewable Fuels Standard, an American Petroleum Institute official said.

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