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Capital project growth raises turnaround planning challenge

Apr 5, 2018

Improved margins mean more capital projects are on the books and more projects are now executed during the maintenance turnaround window, adding new challenges for managers.

DuPont sees production benefits from new turnaround process

Jun 24, 2016

Initiating company-specific best practices and streamlining its turnaround processes over the last few years has allowed DuPont’s Manufacturing Center in Mobile, Alabama to dramatically improve its turnaround scope management system and start up all its...

US ethane output to rise 27% by 2017; olefins turnarounds to peak in April

Apr 6, 2016

Petrochemicals news you need to know.

Braskem to import US ethane; INEOS considers Texas growth

Mar 23, 2016

Petrochemicals news you need to know.

US starts ethane exports to Europe; Iran to double PE capacity by 2020

Mar 10, 2016

Petrochemicals news you need to know.

Plant builders use new methods to control schedule, boost FEED

Feb 26, 2016

Petrochemical and refining owners can significantly improve their front-end engineering and design (FEED) packages if they complement the standard consultant project evaluations with their own in-house project performance criteria, according to Taylor Auburg...

Saudi Arabia hikes ethane prices; Westlake to expand US ethylene unit

Jan 13, 2016

Petrochemicals news you need to know.

US refinery spend to rise in 2016-2020 on low oil price, EPA rules

Nov 19, 2015

Petroleum refiners in the United States and Canada are projected to spend about $6.7 billion on new capital projects in 2016, up from $5 billion in 2015, said Chris Paschall, vice president of global research for the petroleum refining industry at consulting...

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