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Global ethylene capacity continues advance in 2011

Jul 2, 2012

Global ethylene production capacity moved ahead in 2011 but much more slowly than the record-setting pace for 2010, according to Oil & Gas Journal's latest survey of the industry.

Guide To World Crudes: Anniversary, extended life prompt Oseberg Blend assay update

Feb 3, 2014 Oseberg is one of the four largest oil and gas fields on the Norwegian Shelf. Current crude oil output averages about 144,000 b/d from the Oseberg field center (OFC), which consists of the connecti...

Rising demand, low-cost feed spur ethylene capacity growth

Jul 7, 2014 Global ethylene production capacity in 2013 rose at faster rates compared with 2012 and 2011 but still more slowly than record-setting capacity expansions achieved during 2010, according to Oil &am...

International survey of ethylene from steam crackers — 2014

Jul 7, 2014

GUIDE TO WORLD CRUDES: BP updates assay for Angolan Saturno crude

Aug 4, 2014 Based on a sample taken Feb. 4, 2014, BP PLC has published an updated assay of its Saturno Blend crude oil, which is the marketing name for production from Plutão, Saturno, Venus, and Marte (PSVM) ...

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Aug 18, 2014

International news for oil and gas professionals

PKN Orlen lets contract for olefins plant in Poland

Aug 21, 2014 Polski Koncern Naftowy SA (PKN Orlen) has let a contract to CB&I, Houston, for the license and engineering design of a metathesis plant for the on-purpose production of propylene at its integra...

Contract let for Vietnam’s Nghi Son refining complex

Aug 22, 2014 Nghi Son Refinery & Petrochemical LLC, through a contractor, has let a contract to Hamon Korea Co. Ltd., Seoul, to air quality systems for its 200,000-b/d refinery and petrochemical complex in ...

Serbia’s NIS plans upgrades at Pancevo refinery

Aug 25, 2014

Serbia’s Naftna Industrija Srbije (NIS) will begin a planned modernization overhaul of its 98,000-b/d Pancevo refinery beginning Sept. 1, the company reported.

Planned maintenance under way at ExxonMobil’s Baytown complex

Aug 28, 2014

ExxonMobil Corp. has started scheduled maintenance on a fluid catalytic cracking (FCC) unit at its 561,000-b/d integrated refining and petrochemical complex in Baytown, Tex.

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