2021 Winners

Honoring Innovation in the Downstream

The editors of Hydrocarbon Processing, the downstream sector's leading technical publication, are pleased to announce the winners of the 2021 HP Awards:

BEST AR/VR/AI TECHNOLOGY

ehsAI

ehsAI

 

BEST ASSET MONITORING TECHNOLOGY 

Digital Reliability Platform

SCG Chemicals and AVEVA

 

BEST AUTOMATION TECHNOLOGY

Aspen GDOT™

Aspen Technology

 

BEST CATALYST TECHNOLOGY

ART ICR 5th Generation ISODEWAXING® catalyst

Advanced Refining Technology

 

BEST CYBERSECURITY PROGRAM/SOFTWARE

Advanced Monitoring and incident response

Honeywell

 

BEST DIGITAL TWIN TECHNOLOGY

Real-time digital twin integrated with advanced process control

Bharat Petroleum Corp. Ltd.

 

BEST GAS PROCESSING/LNG TECHNOLOGY

Annular Injection Mixer

ProSep

 

EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR

Leon de Bruyn

Lummus Technology

 

BEST HEALTH, SAFETY OR ENVIRONMENTAL CONTRIBUTION 

OLEUM: Cloud operator training during the pandemic

TotalEnergies and AVEVA

 

BEST INSTRUMENT TECHNOLOGY

J22 TDLAS Gas Analyzer

SpectraSensors, an Endress+Hauser company

 

BEST MODELING TECHNOLOGY

Aspen Hybrid Models™

Aspen Technology

 

MOST PROMISING ENGINEER

Melissa Mastry

BASF

 

BEST PETROCHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY

AlphaButol®

Axens

Olefin Catalytic Cracking process

Sinopec

 

BEST PROCESS-PLANT OPTIMIZATION TECHNOLOGY

Aspen Unified PIMS v12™

Aspen Technology

 

BEST REFINING TECHNOLOGY

Single Regenerator Dual Catalyst (SRDC) technology

Lummus Technology

 

SUSTAINABILITY

Green Circle

Lummus Technology

 

CONSULTING FIRM OF THE YEAR

Becht

 

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT

Joseph Lu

Honeywell

 

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT

Walter Babbitt

BASF

 

LICENSOR OF THE YEAR

Axens