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Braskem approves new construction

Braskem has announced it has approved its construction of Delta, the largest polypropylene production line in the Americas at a plant in La Porte, Texas.

GMB concerned by gas storage plant closure

GMB, the union for energy workers, has expressed concern over the closure of the biggest gas storage plant in the UK, as it risks Britain's energy security.

CB&I awarded contract

CB&I has announced that it has been awarded a contract for an ethane cracking furnace project.

Advancements in Scottish clean energy

The successful installation of the hydrogen technologies at the Levenmouth Community Energy Project represents the dawn of a new energy era, according to Logan Energy.


Delfin Midstream and Golar LNG sign JDA

Delfin Midstream and Golar LNG Ltd have signed a Joint Development Agreement to develop the Delfin LNG project, off the coast of Cameron Parish, Louisiana using Golar's FLNG technology.


HCS partners with Gevo Inc.

HCS Group GmbH (HCS) has signed a five-year off-take agreement on renewable isooctane with Gevo Inc.

Make the switch

Jim DeLee, Fluid Components International, USA, discusses how natural gas fractionation process facilities rely on flow switches for relief valve leak monitoring.

More hydrocarbon news updates

Sinopec and Linde sign JV

Sinopec and Linde have announced they have signed a €145 million joint venture to strengthen air gases supply in Ningbo industrial cluster in China.


Clean Chemistry issued new patents

Clean Chemistry has announced it has been issued new patents for water treatment technology, including novel oxidant chemistries for water processing.


ITC Global initiates installations

ITC Global has announced it has begun satellite communication installations on a Brazilian FPSO fleet following previous successful West African deployment.


LR wins S-Oil contract

Lloyd’s Register will provide a risk-based inspection system for a new residue upgrading and olefin downstream complex.


Petroplan awarded contract

Petroplan has announced that it has been awarded with a new worldwide contract from existing partner Sasol.


Linde announces product expansion

Linde Engineering North America has announced it has added a standard gas subcooled process plant to its natural gas portfolio.


Preventing thefts and emissions

Emerson Automation Solutions has introduced the Enardo ES-665 spring-loaded thief hatch for use on low-pressure storage tanks in oil and gas and other industries.


Greenbelt Resources signs LoI

Greenbelt Resources has announced it has signed a Letter Of Intent with Prosys Biorefining Systems to license its biorefinering technology.


SafeSTS opens base in Trinidad

SafeSTS has announced it has expanded operations by adding another base, in Trinidad, to its global lightering locations.


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