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ExxonMobil Announces New Projects To Expand Specialty Hydrocarbon Fluid Production

SOURCE: ExxonMobil | 25 September 2014

ExxonMobil Chemical is increasing production of its high performance hydrocarbon fluids by about 10 percent through expansion projects at its Singapore and Antwerp facilities. The additional capacity, designed to meet rapidly expanding global demand for hydrocarbon fluids and extend the company’s worldwide supply capability, will begin producing by mid-2015 and be complete in 2016.

ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions Awarded Planning Contract For Propane Dehydrogenation Plant In The USA

SOURCE: ThyssenKrupp | 24 September 2014

ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions is making its Steam Active Reforming (STAR) process available to Formosa Plastics Corporation (FPC) for a propane dehydrogenation (PDH) plant in Texas, USA. The PDH plant is to be built at the petrochemical complex in Point Comfort.

GE‘s Compression Technology Supporting Total S.A. To Expand And Enhance Its Antwerp Refinery

SOURCE: GE | 23 September 2014

GE Oil & Gas (NYSE: GE) today announced that it will provide France-based energy company Total S.A. with a variety of compressors for a refinery off-gas (ROG) expansion project at its Antwerp, Belgium, refinery complex. The project is part of Total’s $1.3 billion overall investment to expand and enhance the capabilities of its Antwerp refinery.

ExxonMobil Announces Slagen Refinery Project To Upgrade Fuel Oil

SOURCE: ExxonMobil | 04 September 2014

ExxonMobil affiliate Esso Norge AS announced today plans to install a new processing unit at the Slagen refinery to enable production of high quality vacuum gas oil, a higher-yield feedstock used to create finished products such as diesel.

CB&I Announces Technology Award In China.

SOURCE: CB&I | 26 August 2014

CB&I (NYSE:CBI) announced today it has been awarded a contract by Shenhua Ningxia Coal Industry Group Co. Ltd. for the license and engineering design of a grassroots petrochemicals complex to be built in Lingwu, Yinchuan City, Ningxia, People's Republic of China.

TOYO Awarded Large Scale Ethylene Complex Project In Malaysia

SOURCE: TOYO | 21 August 2014

Toyo Engineering Corporation (TOYO, President and CEO Katsumoto Ishibashi) has been awarded a contract for a Steam Cracker Complex (SCC) project in Malaysia by PRPC Refinery and Cracker Sdn. Bhd., a subsidiary under the Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS) group, Malaysia’s national oil and gas company.

KBR Awarded EPC Contract For New High-density Polyethylene Facility In La Porte, Texas

SOURCE: KBR | 21 August 2014

KBR, Inc. (NYSE: KBR) announced it has been awarded a contract from Gemini HDPE LLC, a manufacturing joint venture between INEOS Olefins & Polymers USA (INEOS) and Sasol, to provide engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) services for a new high-density polyethylene (HDPE) facility to be located at INEOS’s Battleground Manufacturing Complex in La Porte, Texas.

CB&I Announces Technology Award In Poland

SOURCE: CB&I | 21 August 2014

CB&I (NYSE:CBI) announced today it has been awarded a contract by Polski Koncern Naftowy Orlen S.A. (PKN) for the license and engineering design of a new on-purpose propylene production unit to be located in Plock, Poland.

Petrofac Awarded Refinery Contract In Malaysia

SOURCE: Petrofac | 13 August 2014

Petrofac, the international service provider to the oil and gas industry, has been awarded an Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Commissioning (EPCC) contract by PRPC Refinery and Cracker Sdn. Bhd.

Jacobs Receives Contract From ExxonMobil Chemical Company

SOURCE: Jacobs | 12 August 2014

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) announced today that it was awarded a contract from ExxonMobil Chemical Company to provide engineering, procurement and construction services as part of a multi-billion dollar ethane cracker project in ExxonMobil’s Baytown, Texas complex and associated premium product facilities in Mont Belvieu, Texas.