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ExxonMobil’s final investment on the expansion project

Maire Tecnimont S.p.A. announced that ExxonMobil has reached its final investment decision with respect to the construction of an expansion project at the petrochemical complex, located about 25 miles...
31 May 2019

Equinor awards NOK 700 M contract to Kaefer Energy AS

Equinor awards a contract for services within insulation, scaffolding and surface treatment (ISO) on the Johan Sverdrup field to Kaefer Energy AS. Awarded under an already existing framework agreement...
30 May 2019

KBC releases VM-PA™ 3.7 for chemical plants

KBC announced the release of Visual MESA Production Accounting (VM-PA) 3.7 for hydrocarbon processing and chemical plants. VM-PA models the process and the utilities side of these plants providing a complete...
29 May 2019

Alfa inaugurates PureSOx Training Centre in Shanghai

Recently, Alfa Laval inaugurated the Alfa Laval PureSOx Training Centre in Shanghai, China. Focused on the training of commissioning engineers, the new facility will be instrumental in ramping up the skilled...
28 May 2019

EMR secures a multi-million dollar contract from BASF

BASF has awarded Emerson a multi-million dollar contract to modernize automation software and controllers at its specialty chemical production facility in Lampertheim, Germany. These enhancements will...
27 May 2019

Alvopetro receives the environmental permits from INEMA

Alvopetro Energy Ltd announced that INEMA, the Bahia State environmental regulator, has issued the environmental installation permits required to commence the construction of strategic midstream infrastructure...
24 May 2019

Primetals receives a slab caster order from Angang

Chinese steel producer Angang Iron & Steel Group Co. (Angang) has placed an order with Primetals Technologies to modernize a continuous slab caster at its Anshan plant. The modernized caster will replace...
23 May 2019

OMV & Borealis work on scaling up the ReOil process

The partnership between OMV and Borealis for the petrochemical integration of OMV refineries goes back as far as 1998 and their shared industrial site in Schwechat, Austria, is one of the largest integrated...
22 May 2019

Emerson unveils PeakVue™ Plus analysis firmware

Emerson is releasing PeakVue™ Plus, a technology enhancement that brings prescriptive analytics to the field to help users improve the availability of rotating machinery. The firmware streamlines the path...
21 May 2019

Venture employs LNG technology from Honeywell UOP

Honeywell announced recently that Venture Global LNG, Inc. will use a series of technologies from Honeywell UOP to remove various contaminants from natural gas prior to liquefaction at its Calcasieu Pass...
20 May 2019