Refinery Construction News

Kuwait lets contracts for grassroots refinery

Jul 31, 2015 Kuwait National Petroleum Co. (KNPC) has let a series of contracts to groups of oil and gas service providers to build the planned 615,000-b/d Al-Zour refinery complex in southern Kuwait as part of...

Joint venture advances plan for grassroots refinery in North Dakota

Jul 30, 2015 Quantum Energy Inc., Tempe, Ariz., and a joint-venture partner Native Son Holdings LLC (NSH), The Woodlands, Tex., have filed a minor-source air quality construction permit application with the Nor...

Egypt advances refinery modernization projects

Jul 27, 2015 Egypt has finalized a series of joint agreements with a subsidiary of Technip SA, Paris, to provide work on projects designed to upgrade and modernize operations at two of the country’s aging refin...

Gazprom Neft advances Moscow refinery revamp

Jul 23, 2015 JSC Gazprom Neft has gained final approval from Russian government regulators to begin construction on its long-planned combined oil refinery unit (CORU) upgrade and modernization project at the 12...

Joint venture plans grassroots refinery for North Dakota

Jul 21, 2015

Quantum Energy Inc., Tempe, Ariz., said it will form a joint venture with Native Son Holdings LLC (NSH), The Woodlands, Tex., to build North Dakota’s third refinery (OGJ Online, May 4, 2015).

PDVSA plans late-July restart for Amuay refinery’s FCCU

Jul 20, 2015 Repairs remain under way on the fluid catalytic cracking unit (FCCU) at Petroleos de Venezuela SA’s (PDVSA) 645,000-b/d Amuay refinery in northwestern Venezuela’s Falcon state following an unplanne...

Unplanned maintenance under way at Venezuelan refinery

Jul 20, 2015

Petroleos de Venezuela SA (PDVSA) said unplanned maintenance to a reformer at its at its 190,000-b/d Puerto La Cruz refinery in eastern Venezuela is nearing completion.

Russia’s NefteGazIndustriya advances refinery modernization

Jul 20, 2015 NefteGazIndustriya LLC, through a project developer, has let a contract to CB&I, Houston, to provide equipment for work related to the modernization of its 5.25 million-tonne/year Afipsky refin...

S-Oil lets contracts for Onsan refinery, olefins projects

Jul 16, 2015 S-Oil Corp., Seoul, has let a series of contracts to Axens to supply technology for a residue upgrading and capacity expansion project at its 669,000-b/d Onsan refinery complex in Ulsan, South Korea.

Poland’s Grupa Lotos lets contract for Gdansk refinery upgrade

Jul 15, 2015 Grupa Lotos SA, Poland’s second largest refiner, has let a contract to KT-Kinetics Technology SPA, a subsidiary of Maire Tecnimont SPA, Milan, for engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) o...

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