Processing



Deciphering Cushing’s draw

According to the US Energy Information Administration’s weekly data, crude inventories at Cushing, Okla., were 22.4 million bbl as of July 27. Cushing crude inventories have fallen continually since they peaked at 69 million bbl…


Pemex to restart Salina Cruz refinery after power outage

Mexico’s Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) processing subsidiary Pemex Transformacion Industrial (formerly Pemex Refinacion) is in the process of restarting operations at its 330,000-b/d Antonio Dovali Jaime refinery in Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, following a power outage that…





Consortium lets FEED contract for Uganda’s first refinery

The Albertine Graben Refinery Consortium—comprised of YAATRA Africa, Lionworks Group, Baker Hughes’ Italian subsidiary Nuovo Pignone International, and Saipem—has let a contract to Saipem to deliver front-end engineering design for a grassroots 60,000-b/d refinery in…


Chinese operator lets contract for PSA unit

Shanxi Jincheng Anthracite Mining Group subsidiary Hubei Sanning Chemical Industry let a contract to Honeywell UOP to provide licensing for its proprietary Polybed pressure-swing adsorption technology to supply high-quality hydrogen at Hubei Sanning’s monoethylene glycol…