Latest News for: Refinery work


Refineries decry imposition of duty, taxes

Dawn 15 Jun 2021
The country’s all the five oil refineries have protested over imposition of duties and taxes on crude oil and violation of commitments by the government for incentives for upgrade and modernisation ... However, it will create significant working capital issues in already financially stressed industry.

Tema Oil Refinery MD, deputy fired

Ghana Web 15 Jun 2021
All refining done by TOR in the last 6 years using the CDU and Residue Fluid Catalytic Cracker (RFCC) has resulted in losses to the Refinery,” he said in a release titled, can TOR work again? ... The bit about funding the refinery to undertake the numerous works outstanding, ...

Energy Minister swears in 3-member IMC for TOR

B & FT Online 15 Jun 2021
... Management Committee to oversee the affairs of the Tema Oil Refinery as part of efforts to restructure and revamp it ... Prempeh further urged the staff of the refinery to put all past rancours behind them, cooperate with the IMC and work hard to ensure the success of the refinery.

Controversial proposed methanol plant at Port of Kalama in Washington is nixed

Splash24/7 15 Jun 2021
Northwest Innovation Works (NWIW), the developer of the proposed $2.3bn refinery, had intended to produce methanol from fracked natural gas imported from Canada and ship it to Asia ... In December 2020, the Washington DOE said the refinery would have emitted almost a million metric tons of carbon dioxide into the air each year.

Solar concentration startup Heliogen basks in $108M of new funding

Crunch 15 Jun 2021
... its 1,000-degree solar furnace to a few game mines and refineries ... The money will be used both to continue development of the “Sunlight Refinery,” as Heliogen calls it, and deploy some actual on-site installations that would work in real production workflows at scale.

TOR MD, deputy fired

B & FT Online 14 Jun 2021
All refining done by TOR in the last 6 years using the CDU and Residue Fluid Catalytic Cracker (RFCC) has resulted in losses to the Refinery,” he said in a release titled, can TOR work again? ... The bit about funding the refinery to undertake the numerous works outstanding, ...

Proposed NNPC Partnership with Dangote Oil Refinery as a Masterstroke

Business Day Online 14 Jun 2021
When I read in the news recently, of the proposed plan of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to acquire a twenty percent minority stake in Dangote Oil Refinery, I felt as if someone in the top management of the Corporation caught my trail of thoughts ... And allow the private sector to drive those refineries.

Redefining downtown: Omaha's Gene Leahy Mall changed the city once. What will happen this time?

Omaha World-Herald 13 Jun 2021
Today and in future articles, the newspaper hopes to illuminate why certain efforts worked or not, who pulled the strings, and what lies ahead ... As the mall itself is getting a complete overhaul, some of its neighbors are working to address such mistakes. The Asarco lead refinery on the riverfront in 1998, a year after it closed.

BPCL's Bina refinery sets up 200- bed covid hospital; to set up oxygen bottling and refilling plant

Live Mint 12 Jun 2021
The company will also set up an oxygen bottling and refilling plant adjacent to the refinery ... BORL has also launched a covid-19 vaccination camp today for the neighboring villages along with providing vaccination to all contract workers working in the refinery and front line workers.

Like Amazon, growing number of N.J. companies are no longer testing job seekers for weed

NJ dot com 12 Jun 2021
It’s not like people are showing up high to work,” she said ... Phil Murphy will allow any employee — unless they work for the federal government or under certain federal contracts — to use weed in their free time ... A medical cannabis patient sued his former employer in April, alleging that a refinery fired him after he tested positive for THC.

Equinor to sell refining business in Denmark

Hydrocarbon Engineering 11 Jun 2021
“I am so pleased that we were able to reach an agreement today to purchase the Kalundborg refinery from Equinor ... Given the proximity of our refinery in Germany, I’m sure there will be lots of opportunities for both refineries to work together; especially when it comes to deploying our decarbonisation strategy”.

Medical cannabis patient fired from his job for consuming pot off the clock

Toronto Sun 11 Jun 2021
Jamal Campbell was terminated from his refinery job in December 2020, reports ... Campbell worked as an operator at the refinery for six years, with his duties mostly focusing on loading cargo trains ... He didn’t miss any time from work and started treating the injury with medical cannabis in 2018.

Newsletter: Why a California oil workers union is getting behind clean energy

The Los Angeles Times 10 Jun 2021
The Chevron oil refinery in El Segundo, Calif., is seen on Jan ... The union’s members staff the Chevron refinery in El Segundo, not far from the L.A. Times office building, as well as refineries owned by Marathon Petroleum, PBF Energy and Phillips 66. They also work the Wilmington oil field for California Resources Corp.

NYC’s waterfront is about to get a multi-billion dollar facelift

New York Post 10 Jun 2021
Fantastic new office restaurants will lure NYC back to work ... A small city park separates River Ring from Two TreesDomino Sugar Refinery.Barrett Doherty. A small city park separates River Ring from Two Trees’ ongoing work on the 11-acre former Domino Sugar Refinery. Here, the landmarked Refinery building at 292 Kent Ave.

Softball standings: June 10

The Bismarck Tribune 10 Jun 2021
Century 21/West Dakota Meats/Hideaway 4-0, Wagner’s Construction 4-0, River Side Electric/Rud Oil 5-1, Anytime Works 4-2, DCI Credit Services 3-3, Mandan Refinery (Marathon) 2-4, Borrowed Bucks/Bras for Bucks 1-5, O’Brian’s 1-5, Edgewood 0-4.

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