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Uganda Signs Agreement with Investors to Build Oil Refinery
UG >> 4/10/2018 - Uganda signed an agreement on Tuesday with a consortium, including a subsidiary of America’s General Electric, to build and operate an oil refinery in western Uganda that will cost $3 billion-$4 billi...
Construction Starts at the World's Largest Hydrogen Pilot Plant
AT >> 4/16/2018 - An EU-funded flagship project for a CO2-reduced energy future and the decarbonization of steel production is taking shape: today, at the voestalpine site in Linz, the H2FUTURE project consortium, cons...
SP13 Gas Production Capacity to Meet 50 MCM per day
IR >> 4/7/2018 - Managing director of Pars Oil and Gas Company (POGC) announced that south pars phase 13 refinery will reach to 50 million cubic meters per day by winter 2019. ...
Aramco & RRPCL Sign MoU to Develop $44 Billion Ratnagiri Mega Petrochemicals Complex
Aramco & RRPCL Sign MoU to Develop $44 Billion Ratnagiri Mega Petrochemicals Complex IN >> 4/11/2018 - President & CEO Amin H. Nasser: “Investing in India is a key part of Saudi Aramco’s global downstream strategy, and another milestone in our growing relationship with India.” ...
SOCAR will Launch Oil Refinery in Turkey in 2018
TR >> 3/30/2018 - Petkim's net profit grew more than 9 times in the 9 years up to 2017. As a result of the optimization measures taken last year, approximately $50 million was saved. ...
Rosneft Starts Production & Sales of Euro 6 Gasolines with Improved Environmental Indicators
RU >> 4/10/2018 - Rosneft has started industrial production of improved high-octane gasolines (including branded ones) far outstripping currently produced in Russia fuels of Class 5 by environmental indicators and perf...
Saudi Aramco, Total Sign MoU to Set up $5B Petrochemical Complex
Saudi Aramco, Total Sign MoU to Set up $5B Petrochemical Complex SA >> 4/10/2018 - During the official visit to Paris by Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, HRH Mohammed bin Salman, Saudi Aramco and Total signed a memorandum of understanding to build a giant petrochemical complex in Jubai...
Greece & Paneuropean Agree to Divest 50.1% in Hellenic Petroleum
GR >> 4/4/2018 - Greece and Paneuropean Oil and Industrial Holding have agreed to divest a combined stake of at least 50.1 percent in Hellenic Petroleum, Greece’s biggest oil refiner, via an international tender. ...
Maire Tecnimont Sees Opportunities in Algeria Energy Shake-up
DZ >> 3/23/2018 - Maire Tecnimont (MTCM.MI) hopes to pick up business from Sonatrach as the Algerian state-owned energy company’s new management starts investing again, the head of the Italian engineer told Reuters. ...
KBR Wins Additional Work on ACRON Ammonia Plant in Russia
RU >> 3/22/2018 - KBR, Inc. (KBR) announced that it has been awarded a contract by JSC ACRON subsidiary JSC Dorogobuzh to provide equipment to revamp its ammonia plant located in Dorogobuzh in the Smolensk region of R...
Angola Drops Trafigura as Glencore and Total Win Major Fuel Tender
AO >> 3/16/2018 - Angolan state oil company Sonangol awarded its rare refined products buy tender to Glencore and Total, Sonangol said on Friday, cutting out long-time supplier Trafigura. ...
Iraq Opens West Qurna/ 1 Wet Oil Treatment Unit
IQ >> 3/18/2018 - Mr. Jabbar Ali Al-Luiebi the minister of oil opened the wet oil treatment unit in the 6th gas insulation unit in West Qurna /1 field with capacity of 50 thousand barrels/ day. ...
Shahdaei Visited Phase 13th of South Pars
IR >> 3/13/2018 - Deputy Petroleum Minister of Iran, Marzieh Shahdaei, visited a refinery in phase 13 of South Pars development project on Wednesday (7 March 2018). ...
Gazprom Export & Linde Sign Helium Sales and Purchase Agreement
RU >> 3/13/2018 - The Linde Group and Gazprom Export LLC, a 100% subsidiary of OAO Gazprom, have signed a Sale and Purchase Agreement for the offtake of helium from Gazprom’s new Amur helium plant currently under const...
Taiwan Orders CPC to Partially Halt Talin Refinery After Fire
TW >> 3/12/2018 - Taiwan's government has ordered state-run refiner CPC Corp to partially suspend operations at a refinery in the southern city of Kaohsiung, a government official told Reuters on Monday, after a fire i...
Petronas Plans to Upgrade Kerteh Refinery by 2022
MY >> 3/9/2018 - Malaysia's state-owned Petronas plans to upgrade its refinery in Kerteh, Terengganu, by 2022 to produce higher quality fuels and expand the crude types it processes beyond Tapis, a company executive s...
Honeywell Helps Refiners Meet Euro V Standards With New Catalyst
US >> 3/12/2018 - Honeywell (HON) UOP introduced a new catalyst that can more efficiently remove sulfur and nitrogen from lower-value diesel blending components, allowing them to meet Euro V clean fuels specifications....
Yokogawa Wins Order to Supply 190 GC8000 Gas Chromatographs in China
CN >> 3/8/2018 - Yokogawa Electric Corporation announces that its subsidiary, Yokogawa China Co., Ltd., has won an order to supply the gas chromatographs for the first phase of a project to construct an integrated ref...
Gazprom Neft Sales of G-Energy Lubricants Up 12% in 2017
RU >> 3/2/2018 - Gazpromneft Lubricants, operator of the Gazprom Neft lubricants business, has increased sales of its G-Energy branded lubricants by 12 percent in 2017, reaching 46,000 tonnes. Sales of the company’s p...
Sales of Gazprom Neft High-Technology Bitumen Products Up 40% In 2017
RU >> 3/5/2018 - Gazpromneft Bitumen Materials’ — operator of the Gazprom Neft bitumens business — sales of high-technology bitumen binders (modified and bitumen-derived products) increased 40 percent in 2017, to 149,...
Downstream Petchem Projects Launched in Mahshahr
IR >> 2/26/2018 - Iran has launched three downstream petrochemical projects in the southwestern city of Mahshahr, adding 146,000 tons per year to the country's petrochemical production capacity. ...
SOCAR Polymer Tested Polypropylene Production for the First Time
AZ >> 2/28/2018 - On February 27, SOCAR Polymer Plant produced the first polypropylene product for demonstration and testing purposes, with the participation of SOCAR President Rovnag Abdullayev and company vice-presid...
Total Interested in Building 150,000 bpd Iraq Oil Refinery
IQ >> 2/27/2018 - French oil major Total is interested in bidding to build the greenfield 150,000 barrels per day Nassirya oil refinery in Iraq, according to two sources familiar with the matter. Last year, the Iraqi o...
Nigeria in Final Talks with Firms to Overhaul Refineries
NG >> 2/27/2018 - Nigeria’s state oil firm NNPC is in the final stages of talks with two consortiums that include top traders, energy majors and oil services companies to revamp its dilapidated refineries, sources fami...
Honeywell & EQUATE Sign Agreement to Enhance Petrochemical Plants
Honeywell & EQUATE Sign Agreement to Enhance Petrochemical Plants KW >> 2/26/2018 - Honeywell and EQUATE Petrochemical Company, a global producer of petrochemicals, signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to further the development of innovative technologies to support operations ...
PRTC & PGPIC Sign Cooperation Deal
IR >> 2/25/2018 - The Petrochemical Research and Technology Company (PRTC) has signed a deal with the Persian Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (PGPIC) for developing technical know-how for local manufacturing of s...
Iran Ready to Launch Petchem Projects
IR >> 2/21/2018 - Iran is about to launch three major petrochemical projects which will add at least 146,000 tons to the country's annual production capacity. The downstream projects will be launched in a ceremony slat...
Iraq Invites Bids for Construction of Mosul Oil Refinery
IQ >> 2/20/2018 - Iraq has invited foreign companies and investors to bid for the construction and operation of a new 100,000 barrel per day (bpd) refinery near Mosul in the northern province of Nineveh, the oil minist...
SOCAR Launches Production of Analytical Methanol
AZ >> 2/21/2018 - SOCAR Methanol, a subsidiary of SOCAR, branched out into a new type of product - analytical methanol, kick starting the production of first end consumer product in the gas chemical industry in Azerbai...
Lukoil & Regional Ministries Sign Agreements on Bitumen Supplies
RU >> 2/15/2018 - LUKOIL and the Ministries of Transport and Roads of three regions, Rostov, Krasnodar, Stavropol, signed agreements on bitumen supplies, at the Russian Investment Forum in Sochi today. ...
Gazprom & SIBUR Sign Preliminary Contract for Ethane Fraction Supplies from Amur GPP
RU >> 2/15/2018 - Valery Golubev, Deputy Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, and Dmitry Konov, Chairman of the Management Board of SIBUR Holding, today signed at the Russian Investment Forum in Sochi a prelim...
Lukoil Completes Reconstruction of Polyethylene Production at Stavrolen Factory
RU >> 2/7/2018 - President of LUKOIL Vagit Alekperov and the Governor of Stavropol Region, Vladimir Vladimirov, visited the company's wholly owned petrochemical factory Stavrolen, in Budyonnovsk today, where polyethyl...
Commissioning for ExxonMobil’s Ethane Cracker in Baytown
US >> 2/6/2018 - ExxonMobil announced that a new 1.5 million ton-per-year ethane cracker at its Baytown, Texas complex is mechanically complete with commissioning progressing well. Project startup is expected during t...
Key Machinery for a New Delayed Coking Unit Installed at Omsk Refinery
RU >> 1/29/2018 - Lifting and installation of oversized column equipment is now complete at the construction site for a new delayed coking unit (DCU) at the Gazprom Neft Omsk Refinery, with two coking chambers and a fr...
Indian Oil to Boost Panipat Refinery Capacity by Two Thirds
IN >> 1/31/2018 - Indian Oil Corp Ltd plans to increase the capacity of its Panipat refinery by two thirds to 500,000 barrels per day (bpd) at a cost of 231.16 billion rupees rupees ($3.64 billion), the country’s large...
Aggreko & Total Sign Extended Supply Agreement for Lubricants
FR >> 1/30/2018 - Total and Aggreko have signed an agreement to extend their existing relationship to cover the whole of Europe, as a first step. Total currently supplies Aggreko with lubricants, petroleum products and...
Honeywell UOP Providing Hydrotreating Catalysts To Produce Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel in Ukraine
UA >> 1/30/2018 - Honeywell (HON) announced that UkrGasVydobuvannya (UGV) has begun using Honeywell UOP’s HYT-4118 Unity hydrotreating catalyst to produce ultra-low sulfur diesel fuel. ...
Vladimir Putin Launched the Work of 2 Installations at TANECO
RU >> 1/25/2018 - Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation, and Rustam Minnikhanov, President of the Republic of Tatarstan, participated in a video conference format in the ceremony of putting into operation...
Salahuddeen/2 Unit in Baiji Refinery will be Operated within the End of 2018
IQ >> 1/30/2018 - Mr. Jabbar Ali Hussein Al-Luiebi the minister of oil declared the beginning of the complete rehabilitation operations for the unit Salahuddeen/2- Baiji refinery in Salahuddeen governorate. ...
Honeywell Provides Fuel Made from Mustard Seeds for Trans-Pacific Flight
US >> 1/29/2018 - Honeywell (HON) UOP announced that Qantas Airlines operated a 13,000-km flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne, Australia using Honeywell Green Jet Fuel™. The flight was the first between the U.S. and A...

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