Petrochemicals

As U.S. oil sanctions against Iran start, Washington grants waivers…

As U.S. oil sanctions against Iran start, Washington grants waivers…

Published 05/11/2018

SEOUL/TOKYO (Reuters) - The United States re-introduced sanctions against Iranian oil exports on Monday, although it also gave some of its closest allies exemptions that [more…]

Hengli’s high-tech petroleum complex breathes down PetroChina’s neck

Hengli’s high-tech petroleum complex breathes down PetroChina’s neck

Published 10/09/2018

DALIAN, China (Reuters) - On reclaimed land on the island of Changxin near the port of Dalian, workers are putting the finishing touches on a [more…]

Chemicals boss Ratcliffe tops Sunday Times Rich List

Chemicals boss Ratcliffe tops Sunday Times Rich List

Published 12/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Jim Ratcliffe, the founder and boss of chemical giant Ineos, is the richest man in the United Kingdom, according to the Sunday [more…]

DowDuPont says Andrew Liveris to step down, names CEO for new Dow

DowDuPont says Andrew Liveris to step down, names CEO for new Dow

Published 12/03/2018

FILE PHOTO: Andrew Liveris, Chairman and CEO The Dow Chemical Company attends the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland January 17, 2017. [more…]

Exclusive: Exxon Mobil chief revamps refining, chemical operations – spokeswoman

Exclusive: Exxon Mobil chief revamps refining, chemical operations – spokeswoman

Published 27/11/2017

Darren Woods, Chairman & CEO of Exxon Mobil Corporation speaks during a news conference at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., [more…]

Exclusive: NAmerico unveils natural gas pipeline plan to relieve Permian glut

Published 03/04/2017

NAmerico Partners LP is proposing a multibillion-dollar pipeline to ferry natural gas from fast-growing fields in West Texas to the Gulf Coast, the company said on Monday, angling to match plans by rivals such as Kinder Morgan Inc (KMI.N).

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Iran detects malware in petrochemical plants, says not linked to recent fires

Iran detects malware in petrochemical plants, says not linked to recent fires

Published 27/08/2016

Iran has detected and removed malicious software from two of its petrochemical complexes, a senior military official said on Saturday, after announcing last week it was investigating whether recent petrochemical fires were caused by cyber attacks.

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