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Unit revamps
  • VLO starts up new topping unit at Corpus Christi. The independent US refiner has brought online a ...More
  • Bapco selects WorleyParsons as PMC for BMP.Bahrain Petroleum Co. (Bapco) has awarded a contract valued at $87MM ...More
  • Iran to expand downstream industry. The Middle Eastern nation currently has nine refineries operated by ...more

New Products
  • Baker Hughes Field ASIT servicesTM help refiners quickly determine the most effective blend for the available feedstock, maximizing throughput, and minimizing desalter upsets. For more information, visit here

  • Intertek's Rapid Yield Crude Oil Assay program via GC techniques can monitor changes in crude oil quality from the well-head to the refinery in a near real-time. For more information, visit here

  • Schneider Electric's analyzer management software, AMADAS, creates an infrastructure to manage and maintain analyzers. For more information, visit here

  • GE Predictor High Temperature Control program helps protect crude preheat train, atmospheric and vacuum crude towers as well as AR and VR loops. For more information, visit here

  • CrudeSuite internet (CSi) by Spiral Software/Schneider Electric provides a unified source of crude oil knowledge, comprising estimates of refinery margin based on different crude slates or assessments of numerous blending possibilities. For more information, visit here