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  1. ExxonMobil Sets Record In High Performance Oil And Gas Reservoir Computing
    2/16/2017

    ExxonMobil, working with the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), has achieved a major breakthrough with proprietary software using more than four times the previous number of processors used on complex oil and gas reservoir simulation models to improve exploration and production results.

  2. E-Z Trays An Integral Part Of Levelland's Groundwater Treatment
    2/16/2017

    The refinery at the former Motor Fuels Corporation produced all grades of gasoline, tractor fuels, diesel, distillate products, and fuel oils. It closed in 1954 after 15 years of operation, and the refinery equipment was removed by 1958.

  3. ISA Executive Director And CEO Patrick J. Gouhin Encourages Energy Executives To Take Action Now To Protect Oil And Gas Facilities From Cyberattack
    2/16/2017

    Patrick J. Gouhin, Executive Director and CEO of the International Society of Automation (ISA), speaking recently at a Bloomberg LIVE conference in Houston, Texas on the future of cybersecurity in the US oil and gas sector, urged energy executives to take action now to protect their facilities and operations from cyberattack.

  4. ExxonMobil Singapore Refinery To Expand Group II Base Stock Production
    2/16/2017

    ExxonMobil announced recently the expansion of its Singapore refinery to support the production of the company’s EHC Group II base stocks, which will strengthen the global supply of these products and enhance the Singapore facility’s competitiveness.

  5. Statoil Is Phasing Out The Combined Heat And Power Plant At Mongstad
    2/15/2017

    The combined heat and power plant (CHP) at Mongstad is decided phased out following several years of unprofitable operations. The other operations at the complex will continue as before.

  6. Colorado Health Officials Have Serious Concerns Over Misleading Research On Hydraulic Fracturing
    2/15/2017

    Colorado Petroleum Council Executive Director Tracee Bentley strongly slammed a report released recently by the University Of Colorado School Of Public Health.

  7. Study Finds Association Between O&G Development And Childhood Leukemia
    2/15/2017

    Young Coloradans diagnosed with acute lymphocytic leukemia are more likely to live in areas of high-density oil and gas development compared to young Coloradans diagnosed with other types of cancer, according to researchers at the Colorado School of Public Health at CU Anschutz.

  8. DuPont And Lundberg Jointly To Offer Air Pollution Control Systems For Refineries And Petrochemical Plants
    2/15/2017

    Belco Technologies Corporation (BELCO), a DuPont company, and Lundberg, LLC, a Dustex company, have signed an agreement to collaborate on the supply of air pollution control systems on an exclusive basis around the world

  9. Element Six Sees Growth In Chemical Vapor Deposition Synthetic Diamond Shipments In The United States In 2016
    2/14/2017

    Element Six, a world leader in synthetic diamond supermaterials and member of The De Beers Group of Companies, recently announced an increase in chemical vapor deposited (CVD) diamond shipments from its Santa Clara facility that marks the sixth year in a row of sustained growth for the business.

  10. Pennine Signs Velca Block PSA, Anticipates 'Seamless Integration' Into Albania's Energy Industry
    2/14/2017

    Pennine Petroleum Corporation is pleased to announce that it has signed a Production Sharing Agreement (“PSA”) with Albpetrol Sh.A (“Albpetrol”) for the exploration and development of the Velca Block in Albania.