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Petrochemical feedstock supply under attack

Drone attacks on Saudi Aramco will severely disrupt NGL and petrochemicals supply, much more than oil. The impact on global economic and geopolitical dynamics will be huge, reports Joseph Chang, Global Editor, ICIS Chemical Business.


New roles for a digital age

Gary M. Ostrowski, Baker Hughes, a GE company, USA, introduces the concept of the digital technician and explains how this new role can help to solve plant inefficiencies of the past.


Keeping ahead

Ng Weng Hoong, Contributing Editor, reports on why Singapore’s storage network has bolstered its role as Asia’s oil pricing hub, despite competition from neighbouring countries.

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Equipment service life matters

Andrew Petticrew, Head of Global Sales for Automated Weld Overlay at Sulzer, looks at how weld overlay can help companies in the oil and gas industry to repair and protect their assets from corrosion.

Understanding failure to improve designs

Three of Sulzer’s engineers, Kirill Grebinnyk, Dr. Vamadevan Gowreesan and Ricardo Guerrero offer an insight into the complex and microscopic levels of detail that are required in the analysis of material failures in turbomachinery components.