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

Shell’s Pulau Bukom refinery
22nd July 2015

Permasense has secured a milestone order from Shell’s Pulau Bukom refinery in Singapore. The application will see Permasense deliver its 10,000th permanently installed corrosion and erosion sensor in its...
Zhongjie project in Huanghua City
21st July 2015

AEG Power Solutions, a global provider of power electronic systems and solutions for industrial power supplies and renewable energy applications, today announced that CNOOC (China National Offshore Oil...
HPS’ Profit Blend Optimizer software
20th July 2015

Honeywell Process Solutions (HPS) has announced that its control technology will help improve efficiency and reliability at LUKOIL’s gasoline blending facility in Kstovo, Russia. The company’s...
Queensland Curtis LNG
13th July 2015

The first LNG from Train 2 set sail on the Maran Gas Posidonia. At plateau production, expected mid-2016, both trains at QCLNG will be producing enough LNG to load ten vessels per month combined, exporting...
22nd June 2015

Morgan Advanced Materials’ PGS-100 graphite-loaded silicon carbide material is ideal for oil and gas applications that require protection from high temperatures and corrosive environments. Its advanced...
LNG trade in 2014 was 241.1 MT
4th June 2015

In his foreword to the report, Jérôme Ferrier, president of IGU, observes that “A number of events have impacted the energy industry. The economic crises slowing down demand, coal replacing gas in the...
The CEPSA Gibraltar-San Roque refinery
27th May 2015

To meet environmental emissions restrictions without reducing efficiency or increasing operational costs, Compañia Española de Petróleos (CEPSA), one of Spain’s leading petrochemical companies, has adopted...
14th May 2015

A 28-ton rotor was flown from Zurich (ZRH) to Salvador (SSA) on a Volga-Dnepr Ilyushin-76TD-90VD freighter aircraft, chartered by Chapman Freeborn on behalf of an oil and gas industry client.   With...
11th May 2015

KSMR is a new natural gas liquefaction process and is for LNG plants and floating LNG due to its compactness. A pilot KSMR LNG liquefaction plant of 100 tonnes per day is being constructed by KOGAS to...
GE Oil & Gas has announced the development of the next-generation Roots advanced efficiency centrifugal compressor to significantly boost the energy efficiency of industrial air/gas and wastewater applications
6th May 2015

Building on more than 90 years of Roots compressor technology, this compressor will help operators reduce plant energy consumption. Compression energy accounts for up to 60 per cent of entire plant...

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