Will the oil price volatility persist in 2017 and continue to cause shock to the petrochemical sector?
Hydrocarbon Engineering questions Dennis Long, Watlow, USA, about R&D, testing and design, efficiency improvements and the overall market outlook.
Colin Pittman, Advanced 3D Laser Solutions Ltd, UK, examines the use of laser scanning technology in the downstream storage industry, and how it aids in high accuracy tank calibration.
A North American operator contacted Quest Integrity in May of 2016 to provide an emergency inspection on tubing coils in a reboiler heater using Quest Integrity’s Furnace Tube Inspection System.
Blue Marble Biomaterials reveals how the biotechnology and chemical engineering industries are introducing economically viable drop-in replacement chemicals.
Paul Root, Goodwin International Ltd, UK, outlines a new design concept for axial isolation and control valves to improve flow management in oil and gas applications.
Eaton has announced the successful implementation of its technology in a recently completed refinery upgrade in Saudi Arabia.
In the autumn of 2015, Quest Integrity performed an emergency inspection of a vacuum furnace, which had begun to prematurely leak.
Manufacturing facilities are leading the list of potential targets for cyber espionage, denial of service (DoS) and web-application attacks.
Jim Szczurek, Product Line Manager, Honeywell UOP, investigates wastewater treatment solutions for refinery operations.
Michael Hinton, Allegro Development, explains how Dow Chemical is preparing for today’s, and tomorrow’s, petrochemical challenges.