North Beach Terminal is scheduled for completion in the second quarter of 2017. In NuStar’s development plans, second dock will load Suezmax-class vessels, carrying about 1 million barrels of oil.
The ethane cracker and derivatives complex will cost $8.1 billion. The cracker will produce 1.5 million tonnes of ethylene per year. There are six chemical manufacturing plants.
Verax VPATM optical vapor pressure analyzer measures vapor pressure in condensate and crude oil in real time with no sample conditioning, before and during loading. It is field-deployable and in-line.
New Orleans-based B&G Crane Holdings Inc. will buy shares of Edmonton, Alberta-based NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Holdings Inc., B&G provides heavy haul equipment to refining, petrochemical and midstream markets.
Researchers are studying a new well completion technique using liquid nitrogen and CO2.
Controlling volatile organic compounds is an important and challenging task for midstream providers.
An intelligent automated grease-dispensing system (AGS) developed by Weir-Jones Engineering of Vancouver, B.C. significantly reduces operational and maintenance costs.
The lightweight CIT is operated via remote control through a laptop by an experienced technician onboard a platform or a diving support vessel.
The engine-driven pump sets will increase the capacity of the Ayachucho-Covenas pipeline, which transports crude oil from the Colombian interior to the Covenas port on Colombia’s north coast.
Qatar Petroleum and Qatar Petrochemical Co. signed a license agreement with The Dow Chemical Company’s wholly-owned subsidiary Union Carbide Chemicals & Plastics Technology LLC for its UNIPOL polypropylene process technology.
CST Storage launched its new portable temporary storage system HydroTec MB, which can be constructed on-site in two to four days and has a capacity from 4,700 barrels (bbl.) to more than 42,700 bbl.