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Air Products to supply three nitrogen plants to national energy project

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Air Products and N.V. Nederlandse Gasunie have announced the signing of an industrial gas equipment agreement aimed at helping to address a matter of national energy importance for the Netherlands. The country has long sourced natural gas from its domestic Groningen Field, but that extraction has resulted in seismic activity which now requires a switch […]

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Clariant and Saudi Kayan to evaluate alkoxylates joint venture

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Clariant has announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Saudi Kayan, a Saudi joint stock company in the field of chemicals, polymers and speciality products. As defined by the MoU, both parties will evaluate the formation of a joint venture with the aim of establishing a manufacturing facility for alkoxylates, which […]

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TechnipFMC awarded expansion of Neste’s renewable products facility

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TechnipFMC has been awarded an EPC management services contract by Neste for the expansion of its renewable products refinery in Singapore. This project will increase the overall Neste Singapore Refinery renewable products production by up to 1.3 million tpy and includes TechnipFMC’s steam reforming technology. This expansion aims at meeting the market demand for renewable […]

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Orbital secures purchase orders

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Orbital Gas Systems, a wholly-owned energy subsidiary of CUI Global Inc., has announced that it was awarded purchase orders for integration projects totalling US$3.3 million from a large Texas-based engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company during 4Q18. The purchase orders, the largest of which originates from a key Gulf Coast customer of Orbital’s with the […]

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Alpek JV acquires M&G’s Corpus Christi Project

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Alpek S.A.B. de C.V. has announced that Corpus Christi Polymers LLC (CC Polymers), a joint venture among certain subsidiaries of Alpek, Indorama Ventures Holding, and Far Eastern Investment (Holding) Ltd, has successfully completed the acquisition of the Corpus Christi Project from M&G USA Corp. and its affiliated debtors for an aggregate amount of US$1.199 billion […]

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Wison Group signs light hydrocarbon project in Tianjin

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Wison (China) Holding Co. and Tianjin Development Zone Administrative Committee officially entered into an ‘Investment and Cooperation Agreement on Light Hydrocarbons Comprehensive Utilization Project’ at the Investment Service Center of Tianjin Development Zone. Phase 1 of the project has investment at around 15 billion yuan and an area of about 1.7 million m2, mainly including […]

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Toyo awarded petrochemical project

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Toyo Engineering Group has been awarded a contract for an acrylic acid production plant with a capacity of 100 000 tpy in Cilegon, Banten, on the western tip of Java, Indonesia from PT. Nippon Shokubai Indonesia (NSI), the Indonesian subsidiary of Nippon Shokubai Co. Ltd (NSCL). Toyo Engineering Corp. is responsible for a portion of […]

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APICORP announces financing for Duqm Refinery

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The Arab Petroleum Investments Corp. (APICORP) has announced a US$100 million investment as part of a consortium of international and regional banks to finance the construction of Oman’s Duqm Refinery. Situated within the Duqm Special Economic Zone, the refinery is a joint venture between Kuwait Petroleum International and Oman Oil Co. APICORP contributed US$100 million […]

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ADNOC and Cepsa award first Ruwais Derivatives Park contract

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The Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. (ADNOC), and its project partner Cepsa, have announced the award of a key contract, as both companies move forward with plans to develop a world-scale linear alkyl benzene (LAB) plant in the Ruwais Derivatives Park. The LAB project is the first of the derivative units to be advanced under […]

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US gasoline exports to increase

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According to ESAI Energy’s recently released ‘One-Year Global Fuels Outlook’, the US gasoline surplus will expand by approximately 80 000 bpd in 2019 as demand continues to plateau and output keeps rising. Since first moving into surplus in 2016, the US gasoline balance has risen steadily to approximately 350 000 bpd in 2018. As a […]

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