http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com Hydrocarbon Processing Process Insights announced the acquisition of the assets of the process analyzers business from Schneider Electric http://admin.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/06/process-insights-announced-the-acquisition-of-the-assets-of-the-process-analyzers-business-from-schneider-electric Process Insights, a Union Park Capital portfolio company, announced the acquisition of the assets of the Process Analyzers business from Schneider Electric. Chevron Corporation awards Worley a global services agreement http://admin.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/06/chevron-corporation-awards-worley-a-global-services-agreement Worley and Chevron have entered into a global master services agreement covering Chevron’s upstream, midstream, and downstream business needs. ABB to support Canadian refiner in transformation of conventional crude oil facility into renewable fuel production site http://admin.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/06/abb-to-support-canadian-refiner-in-transformation-of-conventional-crude-oil-facility-into-renewable-fuel-production-site ABB has been selected by Braya Renewable Fuels to support the transformation of the idled Come By Chance oil refinery in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, into a state-of-the-art renewable fuels production center. U.S. EPA expected to release retroactive biofuel blending mandates for 2020-2022 http://admin.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/06/us-epa-expected-to-release-retroactive-biofuel-blending-mandates-for-2020-2022 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is expected to release on Friday retroactive mandates for the volume of biofuels oil refiners were required to blend into their fuel for the years 2020 through 2022. KNOC to focus on energy security, push cleaner fuels goal http://admin.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/06/knoc-to-focus-on-energy-security-push-cleaner-fuels-goal KNOC is looking to secure more oil and gas, while stepping up energy transition efforts to become carbon neutral by 2030. Business Trends: The acceleration of industrial autonomy and its impact on sustainable manufacturing http://admin.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2022/june-2022/trends-and-resources/business-trends-the-acceleration-of-industrial-autonomy-and-its-impact-on-sustainable-manufacturing In 2020, the author’s company published the results of a survey that highlighted a significant shift to industrial autonomy, with as many as 89% of companies planning to increase the level of autonomy in their operations. Process Control, Instrumentation and Automation: Distillation column DCS control configuration http://admin.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2022/june-2022/columns/process-control-instrumentation-and-automation-distillation-column-dcs-control-configuration Is there a consensus about a distillation column distributed control system (DCS) control strategy? Much has been written about this topic, covering configuration possibilities, constraints and interacting control considerations. Wärtsilä opens world-leading sustainable technology hub to accelerate marine and energy decarbonization http://admin.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/06/waertsilae-opens-world-leading-sustainable-technology-hub-to-accelerate-marine-and-energy-decarbonization The new center will contribute to efforts to advance the global decarbonization of marine and energy by fostering innovation, collaboration, and the development of green technologies using sustainable fuels and digital technologies. ABB unveils future of process automation http://admin.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/06/abb-unveils-future-of-process-automation ABB released its white paper which outlines how process automation systems will evolve to support industries as they undergo digital transformation and shift to sustainable energy sources. History of the HPI: The 1970s: Crises, clean air, plastic bottles and the DCS http://admin.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2022/june-2022/100th-anniversary/history-of-the-hpi-the-1970s-crises-clean-air-plastic-bottles-and-the-dcs The 1970s were marked by several historical events that affected not only the hydrocarbon processing industry (HPI) but nations around the world.