||Texas Firm to Roll Out Mobile LNG, CNG Conversion Tech
(Thursday, May 16, 2013) AmericaCNG will begin rolling out in September mobile plants that will allow producers to monetize their NGL and convert methane production to LNG or CNG.
||Oxford Catalysts Group Accelerates Gas-To-Liquid Commercialization
(Wednesday, May 15, 2013) Oxford Catalysts Group plans to accelerate the commercial development of its scaleable modular GTL plants, which includes opening an office in Houston as a "shop front" for potential customers and hiring new staff, its CEO said Wednesday.
||Sasol Awards Toyo FEED for La. LLDPE Project
(Thursday, May 16, 2013) Toyo Engineering was awarded a contract from Sasol North America, Inc. to provide FEED services for a 450,000 t/y LLDPE plant in Lake Charles, La.
||Brazil Petrobras: Order Could Halt Construction of Comperj Refinery
(Wednesday, May 15, 2013) Petrobras said late Tuesday that it had been notified of a court order suspending environmental licenses for its Comperj refinery project in Rio de Janeiro state.
||Pemex Official: New Pipeline to Triple Gas Imports from U.S.
(Thursday, May 16, 2013) The construction of a natural gas pipeline from southern Texas to central Mexico for state-owned oil company Pemex will allow gas imports from the U.S. to triple, to around 3 billion cubic feet per day by 2015, a Pemex official said Wednesday.
||API: EPA Is Rushing Through New Gasoline-Emission Rules
(Wednesday, May 15, 2013) The American Petroleum Institute (API) May 7 said that the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is rushing through the process to establish stricter standards on automobile emissions and sulphur content in gasoline.
||Could Philadelphia Become 'Cushing East'?
(Friday, May 17, 2013) A crude-by-rail terminal under development near Philadelphia could become an East Coast oil trading hub.
||USW Members Ratify ExxonMobil Baytown Contracts
(Thursday, May 16, 2013) United Steelworkers (USW) local 13-2001 members Wednesday night ratified three separate agreements with ExxonMobil Baytown for the operations, maintenance and laboratory groups.
||W.Va. Governor Celebrates New Gas Pipeline Law
(Wednesday, May 15, 2013) Saturday marked five months since an explosion in a Columbia Transmission Corp. gas pipeline in Sissonville destroyed four homes and melted part of Interstate 77.
||E.U. Oil Price Probe Puts Platts in Spotlight
(Thursday, May 16, 2013) A European investigation into alleged price rigging by major oil companies has drawn attention to leading price agency Platts and the way it sets oil price benchmarks.