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U.S. Refineries Running at Record Levels

The only thing that is certain about unplanned refinery shutdowns is that they will occur. The timing, magnitude and importance of unplanned events remains mostly…

Refining | Refinery | refineries | Petroleum Refining | Oil & Petroleum | Gasoline | Gasoline Blending | Oil & Gas

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Mon Aug 13 2018

Methanol Projects Slide Even As Project Development Remains Optimistic

Methanol has been a star of the Chemical Processing Industry over the last several years, due to the tremendous levels of spending being designated for…

Chemical Processing | Methanol | Methanol-to-Olefins | Engineering | Gasoline Blending | China | Europe

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Sat Sep 03 2016

U.S. Refineries Running at Record Levels

The only thing that is certain about unplanned refinery shutdowns is that they will occur. The timing, magnitude and importance of unplanned events remains mostly uncertain. Or does it? Perhaps we could argue that unplanned refinery turnarounds, even those of small magnitude, are more important during a period of low planned turnarounds such as the end of the summer driving »

Methanol Projects Slide Even As Project Development Remains Optimistic

Methanol has been a star of the Chemical Processing Industry over the last several years, due to the tremendous levels of spending being designated for its production. The U.S. has an upper hand in methanol production because of the domestic availability of cheap natural gas feedstock. In the U.S., methanol is primarily used as a stepping stone toward »