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Safety

Blast at illegal Nigerian oil refinery kills 37 people

At least 37 people, including two pregnant women, were burned to death after a blast at an illegal oil refinery in southern Nigeria.

Sharing insights beyond the fencelines with digital technologies

Seeq Corporation: Bowling, M.

In refineries and petrochemical plants globally, breaking down silos and barriers among departments, teams and functions remains one of the largest challenges when it comes to processing data and operational insights.

Operational excellence: Repetitive incidents in the energy business

JEM Advisors: Kenyon, R.  |  Hanson, T.  |  Straker, B.  |  Ladnier, G.  |  McLeod, G.

Workforce demographics in the oil, gas, chemicals and other energy industries have altered personnel experience ratios.

Innovations

Hydrocarbon Processing Staff: Rhodes, Mike

Oxygen analysis for general industrial use has been simplified for customers following improvements to one of Servomex’s legacy analyzers.

Cuba warns of worsening blackouts as fuel crisis bites

Power blackouts in Cuba are expected to increase significantly due to a lack of fuel, officials warned in a nationwide TV broadcast, worsening the country's plight as it deals with food and medicine shortages.

Square Robot revolutionizes robotic tank inspections with EPRI’s Incubatenergy Labs

Square Robot is celebrating the successful launch of a series of in-service storage tank inspections in partnership with the Tennessee Valley Authority through the Electric Research Power Institute’s Incubatenergy Labs Cohort program.

Fire at Kuwait's Mina Al Ahmadi refinery put out, production, exports unaffected

Firefighters managed to put out a fire at Kuwait's Mina Al Ahmadi oil refinery with no injuries, a state news agency said, adding that production and exports were unaffected.

Gas leak causes explosion in Iran's Bandar Abbas refinery

An explosion was reported at Iran's southern refinery of Bandar Abbas following a gas leak.

Iran's Revolutionary Guards seize two ships smuggling 1.5 MM liters of fuel

Naval forces of Iran's Revolutionary Guards have in recent days seized two Panama-flagged ships smuggling a total of 1.5 million liters of fuel.

Protecting your assets with tank lining innovation

Tank linings are the workhorses of asset protection in the Oil & Gas market providing a critical barrier between a stored product and the tank in which it’s contained.