Petrochemicals


ReGen III Signs USGC Site and Logistics Letter of Intent ("LOI") with Oiltanking
CA >> 7/5/2021 - ReGen III Corp. has entered into a non-binding LOI with Oiltanking North America, LLC ("Oiltanking") regarding ReGen III or its affiliate designing, constructing, owning, maintaining, and operating a ...
Handover of MAB1 Facilities at Kuwait’s Clean Fuels Project
KW >> 7/13/2021 - Petrofac's team delivering the Clean Fuels Project in Kuwait has achieved the Provisional Turnover of Facilities (PTOF) for Kuwait National Petroleum Company’s (KNPC) Mina Abdullah Refinery Package 3 ...
President Energy Provides Operational Update
AR >> 7/13/2021 - President Energy (AIM: PPC), the energy company with a diverse portfolio of hydrocarbon production and exploration assets focused primarily in South America as well as Atome, a new green hydrogen and ...
Brooge Energy Signs Agreement with Oil Trader
AE >> 7/9/2021 - Brooge Energy Ltd., a midstream oil storage and service provider strategically located outside the Strait of Hormuz, adjacent to the Port of Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates (the “UAE”), has annou...
Petrobras Will Invest R$ 2.5B by 2025 in Refining Higher Quality Fuels
BR >> 7/5/2021 - Petrobras will invest R$ 2.5 billion until 2025 to improve its refinery park. The purpose is to increase the production of derivatives with greater added value, less pollutants and higher quality. Wit...
AFPM Statement on SCOTUS Small Refinery Ruling
US >> 6/25/2021 - American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers President and CEO Chet Thompson issued the following statement upon the release of the Supreme Court’s opinion in the case HollyFrontier Cheyenne Refining, ...
Xebec Commissions Gas-as-a-Service On-site Hydrogen Generation System
TR >> 6/23/2021 - Xebec Adsorption Inc. through its wholly owned subsidiary HyGear, has successfully commissioned an on-site hydrogen generation system for TAYRAS’ used lubricant oil re-refinery in Turkey. Approximatel...
PKN ORLEN Takes Next Step in its Petrochemical Development Programme
PL >> 6/22/2021 - PKN ORLEN has signed a final contract with the contractor for Europe’s largest petrochemical project in 20 years. Hyundai Engineering and Técnicas Reunidas will be responsible for building the main un...
Limetree Bay Announces Extension of Refinery Shutdown
US >> 6/21/2021 - Limetree Bay Energy is suspending its plans to restart the refinery indefinitely, due to severe financial constraints. ...
Oil-based Drilling Fluids – Still a Working Environment Challenge
NO >> 6/29/2021 - Oil-based drilling fluids have been in use on the Norwegian Continental Shelf since the 1980s, and the working environment risk is well understood. Nevertheless, important improvement work remains to ...
Pertamina Balikpapan Refinery Development Project Pursues Target
ID >> 6/30/2021 - In line with one of the focuses of the Government of Indonesia's policies this year, namely economic recovery amid the challenges of the pandemic, Pertamina as a state-owned company continues to carry...
Lukoil & Sdlg Signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement
RU >> 6/25/2021 - LUKOIL Lubricants (China) Co., Ltd. - a foreign company of the LUKOIL Group operating in the PRC, and Shandong Lingong Construction Machinery Co., Ltd. - one of the world's leading manufacturers of co...
Lukoil Became Official Oil Manufacturer for German Brand Stihl
RU >> 6/29/2021 - LLC LLK-International (100% subsidiary of PJSC LUKOIL) won the tender for the supply of lubricants to the Russian market for STIHL, which has been the world leader in chainsaw sales for the past 50 ye...
TotalEnergies Renews its Partnership with Peugeot, Citroen & DS Automobiles
FR >> 6/22/2021 - TotalEnergies and Stellantis announce the renewal of their partnership for the next five years for the Peugeot, Citroën and DS Automobiles brands. The two Groups are also opening a new chapter with it...
Lukoil Commissions Penex Isomerisation Unit at Its Nizhny Novgorod Refinery
RU >> 6/18/2021 - ?Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Alexander Novak, Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Volga Federal District Igor Komarov, Governor of the Nizhny Novgorod region Gleb Nikitin and...
Motiva Announces Base Oil Supply Agreement with S-Oil
US >> 6/17/2021 - Motiva Enterprises has executed a long-term supply agreement with Aramco base oil affiliate S-Oil Corporation that will more than double Motiva’s current offer for Group III base oil in North America....
Indorama Ventures Drives Innovation with New IOD Research Center
US >> 6/9/2021 - Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL), a global petrochemical producer, has started developing a new technology center under its Integrated Oxides & Derivatives (IOD) business at The Woodland...
LyondellBasell Announces Startup of 400 KTA / year South Korean Joint Venture Facility
KR >> 6/8/2021 - LyondellBasell announced the successful startup of Ulsan PP Co., Ltd.’s 400 kiloton per annum (KTA) polypropylene production facility. The facility, located in the southeastern port city of Ulsan, Sou...
Dow to Build MDI Distillation & Prepolymers Facility in Freeport, Texas
US >> 6/9/2021 - Dow (DOW) announced plans to build an integrated MDI distillation and prepolymers facility at its world-scale manufacturing site in Freeport, Texas. This investment supports increasing demand for down...
Trafigura Announces Adoption of Green Ammonia as an Alternative Marine Fuel
SG >> 6/11/2021 - Trafigura Group Pte Ltd (“Trafigura”), one of the world’s leading independent commodity trading companies, has joined a further 22 companies in a cross-industry study into the adoption of green ammoni...
Trafigura & Yara Sign MoU for Joint Business in Clean Ammonia
SG >> 6/7/2021 - Trafigura Pte Ltd (“Trafigura”), one of the world’s leading independent commodity trading companies, and Yara International ASA (“Yara”), a leading global ammonia player, have signed a Memorandum of U...
Petrobras Breaks Record Sales of Diesel S-10 for the Third Consecutive Month
BR >> 6/9/2021 - This is yet another effect of the company's effort to offer high value-added derivatives and improve the energy efficiency of its operations ...
SIBUR, Samruk-Kazyna & KazMunayGas Sign Agreement for Petrochemicals
KZ >> 6/4/2021 - SIBUR, Kazakhstan’s national welfare fund Samruk-Kazyna, and KazMunayGas have signed a framework agreement for potential cooperation in petrochemical industry in the special economic zone National Ind...
Egypt’s Prime Minister Follows up the 1st Petrochemical Complex in El-Sokhna
Egypt’s Prime Minister Follows up the 1st Petrochemical Complex in El-Sokhna EG >> 6/5/2021 - Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly laid on Saturday the foundation stone of the Suez Canal Economic Zone’s (SCZone) petrochemical complex built at an estimated cost of $7.5 billion. ...
Gazprom Neft & Tomsk Oblast Administration Cooperates in Import Substitution
RU >> 6/3/2021 - Gazprom Neft has concluded an agreement with the Tomsk Oblast Administration on developing cooperation in import substitution and oil production technologies, as well as on increasing supplies of high...
Gazprom Neft & DL E&C are to Implement Project at Moscow Refinery’s Deep Complex
RU >> 6/3/2021 - Gazprom Neft and DL E&C Co., Ltd (Korea) have concluded an agreement confirming the latter’s involvement in building the hydrocracking section at the Moscow Refinery’s future deep refining complex — t...
PKN ORLEN Starts the Largest Petrochemical Project in Europe
PL >> 5/24/2021 - ?PKN ORLEN is investing in the expansion of the Olefins Complex at the Plock Production Plant. It is the key project in the strategic Petrochemical Development Programme and the largest petrochemical ...
Shell Sells Alabama Refinery to Vertex Energy
US >> 5/26/2021 - Equilon Enterprises LLC d/b/a Shell Oil Products US, Shell Oil Company and Shell Chemical LP, subsidiaries of Royal Dutch Shell plc (Shell), have reached an agreement for the sale of the Mobile Chemic...
Lummus Selected for Butadiene Extraction Award from KPIC
KR >> 5/25/2021 - - KPIC in Korea will benefit from technology's low operating, maintenance and investment costs
- Safest butadiene extraction solvent commercially available; supported by Lummus' and BASF's exten...
Vitol Launches Global Bunkering Service
US >> 5/25/2021 - Vitol announces the launch of a global bunkering service, Vitol Bunkers. Vitol Bunkers will offer ship and fleet owners worldwide access to high quality marine fuels, blended to meet required specific...
Chevron Phillips Breaks Ground on World-Scale 1-Hexene Unit in Texas
US >> 5/25/2021 - Chevron Phillips Chemical broke ground on a new world-scale unit for on-purpose 1-hexene in Old Ocean, Texas, near its Sweeny facility. With a capacity of 266 KTA, the new asset grows the company’s to...
LyondellBasell Starts Production of Polymers Using Raw Material
DE >> 5/6/2021 - LyondellBasell announced another step towards its ambition to advance the circular economy by making virgin quality polymers from raw materials derived from plastic waste at its Wesseling, Germany, si...
Chevron Phillips to Build World Scale 1-Hexene Unit in Old Ocean
US >> 5/5/2021 - Chevron Phillips Chemical announced plans to expand its alpha olefins business with a second world-scale unit to produce on-purpose 1-hexene. Expected capacity for the new unit is 266 KTA with targete...
Zhenhai Refinery Completed More Than Half of Its Goal of Increasing Revenue
CN >> 5/20/2021 -  Since this year, Zhenhai Refinery has implemented various measures to increase revenue, reduce expenditure and increase efficiency, and the actual increase in efficiency has exceeded 50% of the plann...
Shell Sells Washington Puget Sound Refinery To HollyFrontier
US >> 5/4/2021 - Equilon Enterprises LLC d/b/a Shell Oil Products U.S. (Shell), a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc, has reached an agreement for the sale of its Puget Sound Refinery near Anacortes, Washington to a ...
Petrobras on RefTOP Refining Program
BR >> 5/24/2021 - Petrobras, following up on the release disclosed on 09/18/2020, informs that it is launching the RefTOP - World Class Refining program with the objective of being among the best oil refining companies...
Petrobras on Record Sales of S-10 Diesel
BR >> 5/13/2021 - Petrobras informs that in April it registered total diesel sales of around 824,000 bpd, representing 59% growth in comparison with sales in April 2020. In the comparison with April 2019, without the i...
Neste Opens New Renewable Diesel Fueling Stations in Southern California
US >> 5/5/2021 - Neste, the world’s leading producer of renewable diesel and largest renewable diesel supplier into California, announced it has opened two new Neste MY Renewable Diesel fueling stations in southern Ca...
Neste Produces up to 500,000 tons/a of Sustainable Aviation Fuel
NL >> 4/29/2021 - Neste, the world's leading producer of renewable diesel and sustainable aviation fuel produced from waste and residue raw materials, will modify its existing renewables production capacity in Rotterda...
Egypt to Construct $7.5B Petrochemical Complex in Ain Sokhna
Egypt to Construct $7.5B Petrochemical Complex in Ain Sokhna EG >> 4/29/2021 - Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli, witnessed Wednesday the signing ceremony of the contract for the construction of the largest petrochemical complex to be built in the industrial zone of Ain So...

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