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13.08.2014 Polish refining giant proposes major share issue

Polish state-controlled oil refiner Grupa Lotos is planning to increase its number of shares by 42.35%.

The announcement comes as the company prepares to increase its oil and gas production.

07.08.2014 Russian oil exports decline domestic refining volume grows

Oil exports from Russia continue to decline, which is due to an increase in oil refining within the country.

25.07.2014 OMV Petrom finalizes modernization of Petrobrazi refinery

OMV Petrom, the largest oil and gas producer in South-Eastern Europe, has announced the successful finalization of the modernization process of Petrobrazi refinery, performed during 2010-2014. Total investment in the modernization process amounted to around EUR 600 mn.

22.07.2014 Commercial Production Begins at Chevron's New Premium Base Oil Plant

Chevron Corporation, announced that it has begun commercial production of premium base oils from a newly constructed manufacturing facility at the company’s Pascagoula refinery.

24.06.2014 Uganda selects two final bidders for its oil refinery project

Two consortia from Russia and South Korea have emerged as the final bidders of Uganda's $2.5 billion refinery after two others from China and Japan were knocked out of the bidding process, the Ministry of Energy said on Tuesday.

23.06.2014 Honeywell to train next generation of Refinery Technicians in Vietnam

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) Process Solutions announced today that it would train technical personnel at Nghi Son Refinery and Petrochemical Limited Liability Company's (NSRP) new 200,000 barrel-per-day complex being built in Thanh Hoa Province, Vietnam.

07.06.2014 Gazprom Neft Open to Investment in Refining Capacity Outside of Russia

Gazprom Neft refined less oil in 2013 than it did in 2012, with refining volumes dropping from 43.3 million tons to 426 million tons, year-on-year, Gazprom Neft CEO Aleksandr Dyukov said 6 June during the company's annual shareholder meeting.

22.05.2014 Zeus Launches High-Temperature Line of Polymer Tubing

    Zeus, a global leader in material science and polymer extrusions, now offers an array of extruded products that maintain excellent electrical properties at high continuous service temperatures of up to 300° C / 572° F.

06.03.2014 Russia’s Bashneft allowed third-party Trebs, Titov oil refining

Russia’s Federal Mineral Resources Agency has allowed oil company Bashneft to process oil from the Trebs and Titov fields on facilities of other companies, Natural Resources and Environment Minister Sergei Donskoi told reporters March 5, as cited by RIA Novosti.

18.02.2014 South Korea's S-Oil buys land from KNOC

South Korea's third-largest refiner, S-Oil Corp, has won a tender to buy land from state-run Korea National Oil Corp (KNOC) to build a refining and petrochemical facility worth at least 5 trillion won ($4.72 billion), Reuters reported on February 18.