Exxon Mobil announced the expansion of its Singapore refinery with the aim of increasing the production of the company’s Group II base stocks. Construction is expected to begin during the second quarter of 2017 with completion anticipated in 2019.
Exxon Mobil announced its development of cMist technology, which dehydrates natural gas using a patented absorption system inside pipes and replaces the need for conventional dehydration tower technology.
ExxonMobil announced plans to add a new production unit at its Beaumont polyethylene plant that will increase capacity by 65 % — or approximately 650,000 tonnes per year — to meet growing demand for high performance plastics.
Jacobs Engineering Group has received a contract from MEGlobal to provide engineering, procurement and construction management services as well as a contract from ExxonMobil Chemical Company for their Beaumont facility.
Scientists from Exxon Mobil and the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a new technology that could significantly reduce the amount of energy and emissions associated with manufacturing plastics. Results of the research were published in the peer-reviewed journal Science.
Honeywell UOP and Exxon Mobil announced a technology licensing agreement with Hainan Handi Sunshine Petrochemical, marking the first project in China under a joint marketing alliance for premium fuels and lubes between the two technology providers.