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Downstream news for the oil and gas industry providing global coverage of refining, processing and other downstream sector developments

15th March 2012

An average of 11.2bn standard cubic metres (Sm3) of gas in January was sold per day from the Norwegian shelf, according to the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD).“One important factor for the record-high...
Oil refinery
14th March 2012

A refining and petrochemicals platform will be designed to process Kuwaiti crude as feedstock and to produce high-quality refined and petrochemicals products, as part of a new MOU signed in March...
oil tanker
13th March 2012

OSX has been hired by Kingfish do Brasil Navegação S/A to build 11 medium range tankers, with 45,000 deadweight tonnage (DWT) for transportation of oil and clear products. The contract is worth USD 732m.The...
13th March 2012

Linde LienHwa (LLH), the Linde Group’s joint venture with LienHwa MiTAC Group of Taiwan, has opened an ultra-high purity gas plant at BOE Technology Group. “This new plant strengthens our position as a...
Gas fired power plants
13th March 2012

Scottish gas company Gas2 has secured GBP 5.5m to develop the next generation of GTL technology including the construction of a pilot reactor plant.The company believes the technology will allow...