Maire Tecnimont has been granted a FEED contract by African Refineries Port Harcourt Ltd for a 100 000 bpd refining plant.
Alexandria National Refining and Petrochemical Co. (ANRPC) will upgrade its existing naphtha complex using Honeywell UOP engineering services.
The companies will use their combined experience to work on CCUS development and hydrogen production in an effort to accelerate global decarbonisation.
Around 110 000 tpy of fossil-based ingredients will be substituted with renewable carbon sources using BASF’s certified biomass balance approach. The measure will ramp up quickly and avoid around 200 000 t of CO2 emissions in total.
The EU Fund announced a grant decision of €88 million to Neste’s clean hydrogen project in Porvoo, Finland.
Atlas Copco Gas and Process will supply CO2 compression equipment to one of Europe’s most ambitious renewable biofuels plant projects.
ExxonMobil has acquired California-based Materia, Inc. – developer of technology for manufacturing a class of materials that can be used in a number of applications.
Under the agreement, the companies will cooperate in the procurement of imported natural gas resources; construction and utilisation of urban gas storage tanks; and supply of natural gas to downstream companies.
The companies have signed an agreement for the merger of BHP Group’s oil and gas portfolio with Woodside.