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  1. Averting a bottleneck

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    Mon, 11 Nov 2013

    valuable diesel, gasoline, and jet fuel. Light, sweet feedstocks are most valuable in refineries with little or no upgrading capacity . Bitumen produced in Alberta therefore needs to move to high-conversion refineries in the US Midwest and on the

  2. New Keystone dawdling

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    Mon, 25 Aug 2014

    less-efficient, more-costly alternatives—and, perhaps ultimately, divert to more-distant centers of upgrading capacity —lowers the value of bitumen at the point of production. The delay is therefore costly to the Albertan and Canadian

  3. OGJ Newsletter

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    Mon, 16 Jun 2014

    Phase 2 of the plan, which is due to be completed by first-quarter 2015, will add another 4,000 b/d of upgrading capacity , bringing the plant's total capacity to 6,000 b/d. A third and final phase of construction will increase

  4. New Russian export regime will spur ULSD exports

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    Mon, 7 Apr 2014

    process vacuum gas oil into clean products. This combination of expanding crude distillation capacity and lack of upgrading capacity caused refinery yields of diesel to fall. Despite a dramatic expansion of refinery throughputs, Russian refineries

  5. Survey shows increase in gas processing construction

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    Mon, 4 Nov 2013

    1 billion modernization of its Antwerp, Belgium, refining and petrochemical complex that will include new upgrading capacity at the 338,000-b/cd refinery (OGJ Online, May 23, 2013). Total will add a solvent deasphalting unit and

  6. SPECIAL REPORT: Markets evolving for oil sands bitumen, synthetic crude

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    Mon, 7 Jul 2008

    diluent selection as well as upgrading capacity and technology. Synthetic crude ..... depend on bitumen production, upgrading capacity , and the source and type of ..... diluent sources and types, and upgrading capacity and technology. Companies

  7. Russia, meddling with investment, plans tax changes

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    Mon, 3 Oct 2011

    increase to 100% of the crude duty in 2015, possibly making fuel oil exports unprofitable and raising the value of upgrading capacity . But implementation is uncertain. Also, the product-duty order has been signed—but not the crude change

  8. MARKET WATCH: Crude oil price dips but gas price escalates

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    Wed, 15 Feb 2012

    crude slate, which is getting lighter due to the growth of oil shales and NGLs. This comes at a time when global upgrading capacity and installation of coker units are at a record high and refineries around the world have invested heavily to process heavy, sour grades. This

  9. Russia, meddling with investment, plans tax changes

    Online Articles

    Mon, 26 Sep 2011

    increase to 100% of the crude duty in 2015, possibly making fuel oil exports unprofitable and raising the value of upgrading capacity . But implementation is uncertain. Also, the product-duty order has been signed—but not the crude change

  10. OGJ Newsletter

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 3 Jun 2013

    1 billion modernization of its Antwerp, Belgium, refining and petrochemical complex that will include new upgrading capacity at the 338,000-b/cd refinery. Total will add a solvent deasphalting unit and a mild hydrocracking unit at

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