PT KPI has officially signed a raw material processing agreement with PT TPPI to increase profitability of the refinery and petrochemical business it manages.
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In this spotlight session, Hydrocarbon Engineering talks to Anand Vishnubhotla, Chief Product Officer at Honeywell Connected Industrial, about the industrial last mile: a unified system of record for operational technology.
After declining in 2020, the combined production of US fossil fuels (including natural gas, crude oil and coal) increased by 2% in 2021 to 77.14 quadrillion Btu.
Shell has completed the sale of its interest in the Deer Park Refining Ltd partnership, a JV between Shell Oil Co. and P.M.I. Norteamerica, S.A. De C.V. (a subsidiary of Pemex).
BASF has built a new hexamethylene diamine plant in Chalampé, France, and is planning to increase its polyamide 6.6 production in Freiburg, Germany.
In 2021, Petrobras beat its record investment in preventative maintenance at its refineries, with a spend of R$2.3 billion.
Three additional companies have announced their support for exploring the implementation of large-scale carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology in and around the Houston industrial area.