GlobalData’s latest report, H2 2018 Global Capacity and Capital Expenditure Outlook for Refineries...
- Quarterly midstream capital raising review – Q2 2018
- Mexico refinery expansion: state streamlining or private investment?
- China Petrochemical and Total SA lead global ethylene capacity additions
- Lack of infrastructure delays first production from Alaska’s North Slope finds
- China and Nigeria drive global refinery capacity additions and capex
Asia and Africa still dominate global refinery spending
GlobalData’s latest report, H2 2018 Global Capacity and Capital Expenditure Outlook for Refineries – Asia and Africa Continue to Dominate Global Refinery Capex and Capacity Additions, indicates that, the global crude distillation unit (CDU) capacity is expected to register significant growth of 15.1% over the next four years, increasing from 101.7 million barrels per day (mmbd) in 2018 to 117.0mmbd by 2022.
Equipment Enclosures and Shelters for Adverse Conditions
Over the past few decades, glass fiber-reinforced polyester (GRP) has proven to be a highly resilient and durable material, and is fast becoming the medium of choice when designing protective enclosures for field-based instrumentation and equipment.
Honeywell buys Ortloff Engineers for greater gas processing returns
Honeywell has acquired Ortloff Engineers to help customers maximise returns on natural gas processing and oil refining investments.
ABB receives ENMCS contract at Malaysian crude oil refinery
Multinational power and automation technology provider ABB has received a contract to modify existing and install new electrical systems and an electrical network monitoring and control system (ENMCS) at Petronas’ crude oil refinery in Melaka, Malaysia.
Adnoc commissions new coker unit to maximise refining operations
Abu Dhabi National Oil Company’s (Adnoc) subsidiary Adnoc Refining has commissioned a specialised coker unit in order to obtain maximum value from ‘bottom-of-the-barrel’ heavy oils and slurry.
Morgan Stanley invests in Catalyst Energy Services
Investment funds managed by Morgan Stanley Energy Partners (MSEP) has purchased a majority equity stake in US-based Catalyst Energy Services to support the growth of the latter’s services in oil and gas basins in the country.
IGP methanol and NW Innovation lead global methanol capacity additions
GlobalData’s latest report, ‘Global Methanol Capacity and Capital Expenditure Outlook, 2018 – IGP Methanol and NW Innovation Lead Global Capacity Additions’ states that the global methanol capacity is poised to see considerable growth over the next nine years, potentially increasing from 134.2 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) in 2017 to 243.1mtpa in 2026.
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