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Sasol to Develop Oil and Gas Reserves in Mozambique

Hydrocarbon Projects in Africa

Sasol to Develop Oil and Gas Reserves in Mozambique

11/03/2015 - Sasol has been granted licenses in two on- and offshore fields in Mozambique, which the company will devlop in a partnership with the country’s state oil company Empresa Nacional de Hidrocarbonetos (ENH). read...

Cracker Upgrade: Exxon Plans Refinery Expansion in Rotterdam

Refinery Upgrade

Cracker Upgrade: Exxon Plans Refinery Expansion in Rotterdam

10/29/2015 - Exxon adapts a technology proven in its latest projects at Baytown and Singapore in Europe: the petrochemical giant plans to upgrade the hydrocracker at its refinery in Rotterdam to produce EHCTM Group II base stocks and ultra-low sulfur diesel. read...

Green Energy Gets Greener: A New Enzyme Technology Helps to Cut Chemical Use

Ethanol/Biofuel

Green Energy Gets Greener: A New Enzyme Technology Helps to Cut Chemical Use

10/27/2015 - A new enzyme could help to boost profits as well as reduce the need for hazardous chemicals at ethanol plants, enzyme technology specialists Novozyme says. The Danish company states that a typical facility could well be able to increase annual returns by up to US $ 2.5 million. read...

Harper Releases Performance Results of Production Scale Oxidation Oven

Oxidation Oven

Harper Releases Performance Results of Production Scale Oxidation Oven

11/05/2015 - Harper International has announced initial data on its 3 meter wide production scale oxidation oven for carbon fiber manufacturing, demonstrating outstanding performance for key metrics including air velocity uniformity and temperature uniformity. Data was acquired at temperatures up to 280 °C and air velocities up to 4 meters per second. read...

Water Treatment Booms: How US–Shale–Gas Drives Demand for Water Technology

Water/Waste Water Treatment

Water Treatment Booms: How US–Shale–Gas Drives Demand for Water Technology

10/27/2015 - The global market fpor water and waste water treatment systems could continue its growth curve with a solid CAGR of over 6% per year until 2020, a recent report indicates. Key driver of this outstanding market performance is a strong demand for water treatment solutions in North America, fueled by oil and gas production. read...

Articles

How to Improve Air Pollution–Control with CFD- Modeling

Air Pollution

How to Improve Air Pollution–Control with CFD- Modeling

10/08/2015 - Optimization of Air Pollution Control Systems with CFD modeling resulted in the innovative Graduated Straightening Grid (GSG) — In this article, the reader will be walked through the development of the GSG which is now part of all new Fuel Tech SCR applications. In many fossil fueled stationary resources such as power plants and steel mills the installation of the new technology has resulted in operational cost savings. read...

NEWS

Air Liquide Buys American Membrane Manufacturer Poro Gen

Membranes

Air Liquide Buys American Membrane Manufacturer Poro Gen

French industrial gases specialist Air Liquide has recently acquired Pro Gen, a Massachusetts-based manufacturer of porous polymeric membranes through its American subsidiary. read...

Midstates Petroleum Production Back On–Stream

Oil & Gas Industry

Midstates Petroleum Production Back On–Stream

Midstates Petroleum reports an average production of 32,609 barrels BOE/day for the third quarter of 2015. After an accident caused well shutdown earlier this year, all assets are back on–stream, the Houston-based exploration and drilling company states. read...

World's First Subsea Gas Compression Systems Operate in the North Sea

Offshore Compressors

World's First Subsea Gas Compression Systems Operate in the North Sea

The world's first subsea gas compression system went on stream recently at the Statoil-operated Åsgard field. Aker Solutions has delivered the subsea compression system for this field development. read...