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Reliability: Valuable trends combine innovation and time management

Hydrocarbon Processing Staff: Bloch, Heinz P.

These days, regrettably, it is not unusual to encounter shallow thinkers.

Business Trends: The big data tools and related professional competencies required in the chemical industry

Saudi Aramco: Khan, A.  |  Manzoor, M.

Big data is making tremendous changes in various sectors of the economy, and chemical industries can now leverage these new advancements.

HP Flashback: Operations expand and technologies advance during global conflict: Excerpts from the 1940s

Hydrocarbon Processing Staff: Nichols, Lee

This articles details several case studies on the use of x-ray technology for inspection purposes. This includes for the inspection of casings, forgings and welded structures, among others.

How hydroprocessing feed filtration system design impacts process reliability and efficiency

Filtration Technology Corporation: Worrell, J.  |  Clements, M.  |  Echeto, S.

Oil refining is an exceptionally complex industry, with much of the inherent complexity stemming from wide regional variances in crude quality and composition, plant capabilities and the types of products produced.

Enhanced reboiler for C3 splitter heat pump improves energy efficiency and reduces CO2 footprint

Borealis: Rönkä, M.
Technip Energies: Ramdin, Z.  |  Provost, J.
Wieland Thermal Solutions: Lang, T.  |  Knöpfler, A

Energy efficiency, carbon dioxide (CO<sub>2</sub>) footprint reduction and the minimization of material requirements are becoming key drivers of our daily decisions in all industry sectors.

Environment and Safety: Building resilience: Why now is the time to invest in natural hazard risk management

ABS Group: Leboeuf, C.

With extreme weather events growing in frequency worldwide, organizations can do many things to protect their assets and mitigate some of the risks posed by natural hazards.

Construction pitfalls in SRU-fabricated equipment

Consultant: Dixit, P.

In the hydrocarbon processing industry, sulfur recovery is a well-known process. However, this process uses a variety of equipment.

Impact of biofeed retrofits, co-processing on refinery amine units, SWSs and SRUs—Part 2

Sulphur Experts: Le Grange, P.  |  Tekebayev, K.  |  Goettler, L.  |  Kiebert, J.
Amine Experts: Sheilan, M.

Producing diesel with a portion of biologically sourced carbon is being done at an increasing number of conventional crude oil refineries.

HP Flashback: Operations, processes and safety evolve and advance: Excerpts from the 1930s

Hydrocarbon Processing Staff: Nichols, Lee

The following is a mixture of technical articles, columns and headlines published in the 1930s by <i>The Refiner and Natural Gasoline Manufacturer</i>, the forerunner to <i>Hydrocarbon Processing</i>.

Debottlenecking of an extractive distillation column for aromatics recovery: Effect of feed pre-vaporization

Reliance Industries Ltd.: Rewatkar, M.  |  Patidar, P.  |  Patil, R.  |  Gupta, A.  |  Garg, M.

Extractive distillation is one of the most efficient techniques to separate aromatic and non-aromatic hydrocarbons by increasing the relative volatility of the mixture in the presence of a solvent.