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. Lummus Technology launches next generation of breech-lock high-pressure heat exchanger closure http://admin.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/06/lummus-technology-launches-next-generation-of-breech-lock-high-pressure-heat-exchanger-closure Lummus Technology announced the launch of its Polaris breech-lock closure, a new technological upgrade applicable to its high-pressure heat exchanger equipment. Industry Perspectives: <i>Hydrocarbon Processing’s</i> Mid-Year Update webcast to be held in late June http://admin.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2022/june-2022/trends-and-resources/industry-perspectives-ihydrocarbon-processing-si-mid-year-update-webcast-to-be-held-in-late-june Over the past several years, the hydrocarbon processing industry (HPI) has been engaged in a whirlwind of peaks and valleys. 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. 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. Advancing circular solutions with chemistry http://admin.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/06/advancing-circular-solutions-with-chemistry Covestro will provide an overview of innovative technology approaches with which plastics from the product portfolio can be mechanically and chemically recycled. Managing complexity in engineering and construction projects http://admin.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2022/may-2022/plant-turnarounds-and-project-management/managing-complexity-in-engineering-and-construction-projects It is widely accepted that new management methods are needed to curb the frequent delays and cost overruns observed in engineering and construction projects. Sensitivity analysis of a plug flow reactor http://admin.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2022/may-2022/process-optimization/sensitivity-analysis-of-a-plug-flow-reactor A sensitivity analysis study evaluates uncertainties in a model’s output based on the changes in the input parameters of the model. HP Flashback: Excerpts from the 1960s: Petrochemicals rise in prominence and new know-how in refining processes http://admin.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2022/may-2022/100th-anniversary/hp-flashback-excerpts-from-the-1960s-petrochemicals-rise-in-prominence-and-new-know-how-in-refining-processes Petrochemicals rise in prominence and new know-how in refining processes History of the HPI: The 1960s: Synthetic oils, zeolite catalysts, LLDPE, OPEC and and creation of the PLC http://admin.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/magazine/2022/may-2022/100th-anniversary/history-of-the-hpi-the-1960s-synthetic-oils-zeolite-catalysts-lldpe-opec-and-and-creation-of-the-plc During the 1960s, the global refining and petrochemical industries witnessed new processes and products that enhanced the daily lives of millions of people around the world.