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Engineering & Design / Environment / Furnaces / Greenhouse Gases / Middle East / Petrochemicals / Polymers / Process Optimization / Utilities
SABIC has signed an agreement with Coolbrook to assess Coolbrook’s Roto Dynamic Reactor (RDR) technology in support of decarbonizing ethylene production.
Construction / Equipment / Gas to liquids (GTL) / Diesel / Information Systems / Natural Gas / Carbon Management / Process Optimization / Products / Refining
ABB will supply front-end design services, including automation and digital solutions for $2.8 billion gas-to-liquids facility.
HIF Global and Baker Hughes announced an agreement to cooperate on the development of technology to capture carbon dioxide directly from the atmosphere (CO2 Direct Air Capture” or DAC).
Carbon Management / Construction / Engineering & Design / Equipment / Process Optimization / Project Management / Reactors / Sulfur
MECS, a subsidiary of Elessent Clean Technologies, was contracted for the provision of a 3,000-tpd MECS® sulfuric acid plant by Lithium Americas Corp.
Environment & Safety / Process Optimization / Project Management / Carbon Management / Compressors / Construction / Engineering & Design / Environment / Equipment / Greenhouse Gases / Valves / Americas
Greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction projects have become a focus for many nations around the world—carbon capture technologies are a way to reduce the release of carbon into the atmosphere and help contribute to meeting emissions targets.
Environment & Safety / Process Optimization / Refining / Carbon Management / Corrosion / Desulfurization / Distillation / Engineering & Design / Environment / Greenhouse Gases / Reactors / Sulfur / Treating / Europe
Based on new environmental regulations focusing on volatile organic compounds (VOCs) at the emissions point of a refinery’s sulfur recovery unit (SRU), Raffineria di Milazzo—a JV between Eni and Kuwait Petroleum Italia—carried out troubleshooting activities to identify and implement suitable actions to minimize the concentration of VOCs at the emissions point of the SRU complex.
Worley Comprimo and Topsoe have developed a new sulfur recovery processa that combines conventional Claus technology from Comprimo with the proven wet gas sulfuric acid (WSA) process from Topsoe.
Petrochemicals / Process Optimization / Catalysts / Crude oil / Distillation / Economics / Engineering & Design / Environment / Environment & Safety / Polymers / Products / Reactors / Treating
The disposition of the crude C<sub>4</sub> stream from a steam cracker is a project configuration topic that deserves some discussion.
Petrochemicals / Process Optimization / Aromatics / Catalysts / Economics / Environment / Equipment / Loss Prevention / Products / Reactors
This article focuses on a novel extractive distillation (ED) process for recovering benzene, toluene and xylene (BTX) aromatics from a full-boiling-range pyrolysis gasoline or reformate feedstock—a process that has been commercially demonstrated and is ready for licensing or a JV.
Editorial Comment: Juggling the increasing global demand for thermoplastics vs. reducing their environmental
Environment & Safety / Petrochemicals / Process Optimization / Refining / Carbon Management / Construction / Economics / Engineering & Design / Environment / Equipment / People / Polymers / Products / Africa / Americas / Asia/Pacific / Europe / Middle East
If you were to review any forecast for global thermoplastics demand to 2050—high-density polyethylene (PE), low-density PE, polypropylene, polyvinyl chloride and polyethylene terephthalate, among others—chances are that you will see a steady rise in consumption.
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