An assessment of the potential future scenarios and how they’ll impact refiners, from changes in product demand patterns to ever-more-stringent environmental regulations.
Preparing for the Disruptions that Lie Ahead: Discover the potential future scenarios impacting refiners, from changes in product demand patterns to ever-more-stringent environmental regulations and options of how to respond (Special Supplement to Hydrocarbon Processing 2017).
Inside Industry Focus
Discover low-cost solutions available to refiners to safeguard their competitive position, in response to IMO 2020.
Find out the implications of climate change and smart technologies for refiners and the possible ways to respond.
Learn how refiners are minimising the amount of bottoms sent to the bunker fuel pool by integrating their existing visbreaker unit with the VDU, SDA unit and HCU or FCC.
Discover how Fluidised Catalytic Cracking (FCC) feed nozzle technology can help refiners respond to IMO 2020.
Discover how to prepare for the new marine fuel sulphur specifications with quick-win solutions such as the Shell SCOT1 ULTRA process.
Archive issues of Hydrocarbon Processing Supplements
Emerging sector paradigms and their potential impacts on refining margins, strategy and technology.
An in-depth look at some high-performing revamping and upgrading projects that are helping refiners to capture additional margin from existing assets.
Exemplars of value-adding projects described using the Shell Global Solutions Honeycomb Model
Why integration, along with technology and partnership, is emerging as a business imperative on oil and gas projects.
A granular look at how some highly successful refinery projects achieved their objectives
Capturing important lessons, best practices and thought leadership that may help other refiners to deliver their own value-added initiatives.
Showcasing the thinking and technologies which facilitate the effective management of sulphur and other emissions using Shell Global Solutions’ Pentagon Model.
Describing process and catalyst technology solutions for processing headier, dirtier feedstocks while meeting emission specifications, specifically in relation to sulphur.