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Abreu e Lima Refinery Initiates Start-Up Of Atmospheric Distillation Unit

SOURCE: Petrobras News Agency | 22 November 2014

On Wednesday, November 19, Petrobras began the first stage of the start-up of the Abreu e Lima Refinery (known as Rnest), a company venture located in Ipojuca, Pernambuco, by feeding natural gas into its atmospheric distillation unit.

Yokogawa Completes FEED As Main Automation Contractor For PETRONAS' RAPID Project In Malaysia

SOURCE: Yokogawa | 20 November 2014

Yokogawa Electric Corporation today announced that its subsidiary, Yokogawa Kontrol (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. has completed the Front End Engineering and Design (FEED) for PETRONAS' Refinery and Petrochemical Integrated Development (RAPID) project in Pengerang, Johor, Malaysia. Yokogawa Kontrol (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. was awarded the FEED as the Main Automation Contractor (MAC) for RAPID.

Technip Awarded Engineering And Procurement Contract For Westlake Chemical’s Ethylene Plant Expansion In Louisiana

SOURCE: Technip | 18 November 2014

Technip was awarded a contract by Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE: WLK) to provide detailed engineering and procurement services to expand the recovery section of Westlake’s Petro 1 ethylene plant at its complex in Sulphur, Louisiana, USA.

CB&I Announces Hydrogen Plant Award In Kansas

SOURCE: CB&I | 11 November 2014

CB&I (NYSE:CBI) today announced it has been awarded a contract valued in excess of $40 million by Coffeyville Resources Refining & Marketing LLC. The project scope includes the engineering, procurement, fabrication and field construction of a 22 million standard cubic feet per day hydrogen plant at its refinery in Coffeyville, Kansas.

Rosneft And CNPC Endorse Feasibility Study For Construction Of The Tianjin Refinery

SOURCE: Rosneft | 09 November 2014

November 8. The Board of Directors of the PetroChina-Rosneft Orient Petrochemical (Tianjin) Company Ltd (a joint venture of Rosneft and the Chinese National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC)) endorsed the Feasibility Study (FS) for the project to construct the Tianjin refinery as regards the oil refining package at a meeting in Beijing.

KBR Awarded FEED Services Contract For Petrokemya Butadiene Unit Expansion Project In Saudi Arabia

SOURCE: KBR | 06 November 2014

KBR, Inc. (NYSE: KBR) announced today that it has been awarded a front-end engineering design (FEED) contract by Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) for the debottlenecking and expansion of its Petrokemya Butadiene Extraction Plant in Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia.

New Awards For Maire Tecnimont Group

SOURCE: Tecnimont | 05 November 2014

Maire Tecnimont S.p.A. announces that its main subsidiaries have been granted several awards for a total amount of approximately USD108 million for licensing, engineering services, EP and EPC activities.

Technip Awarded Furnace Engineering And Procurement Contract For Sasol’s Ethane Cracker And Derivatives Complex In Louisiana

SOURCE: Technip | 03 November 2014

Technip was awarded by Sasol a contract to provide engineering and procurement for eight proprietary Ultra Selective Conversion (USC®) furnaces (1) for a world-scale ethane cracker and derivatives complex to be located in Lake Charles, Louisiana, USA.

Fluor And Technip Awarded RAPID Refinery Facilities Project In Malaysia

SOURCE: Fluor | 23 October 2014

Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR), in a joint venture with Technip, was awarded an engineering, procurement and construction management contract by PRPC Utilities and Facilities Sdn. Bhd. for the PETRONAS Refinery and Petrochemical Integrated Development (RAPID) project located in Pengerang, Johor, Malaysia.

Technip And Fluor Awarded RAPID UIO Project In Malaysia

SOURCE: Technip | 23 October 2014

Technip, in a joint venture with Fluor, was awarded an engineering, procurement and construction management contract by PRPC Utilities and Facilities Sdn. Bhd. for the PETRONAS Refinery and Petrochemical Integrated Development (RAPID) project located in the state of Johor, Malaysia.