Getting Ready for IMO 2020: Why Refineries Still Have Work to Do

January 23, 2020

Getting Ready for IMO 2020: Why Refineries Still Have Work to Do

Author: Ron Beck

The new low-sulfur regulations for marine fuel should be forcing operators to find ways to improve efficiency, but they are not moving fast enough.

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Oil Industry CEOs Explore Different Paths to Energy’s Future

January 14, 2020

Oil Industry CEOs Explore Different Paths to Energy's Future

Author: Ron Beck

A report from the annual International Petroleum Technology Conference (IPTC), held this year in Dahran, Saudi Arabia.

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A New Era in Industrial AI

January 03, 2020

A New Era in Industrial AI

Author: Ron Beck

In 2020, the energy industry will get serious about applying digitalization to create agile organizations that can navigate the coming energy transition.

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global uncertainty

October 07, 2019

Digital Can Provide Predictability Amid Global Uncertainty

Author: Paige Marie Morse

Insights from the 2019 International Refining and Petrochemical Conference

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Talking Technology and the State of Energy in Houston

August 29, 2019

Talking Technology and the State of Energy in Houston

Author: Ron Beck

Former U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke discussed the critical intersection of energy and politics during Shale Magazine’s recent “State of Energy” luncheon.

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acid gas column

August 13, 2019

Troubleshooting Acid Gas Column Convergence – Part 2

Author: Ya-Tang Chang

The second blog in a series describing how to use Aspen HYSYS® to troubleshoot acid gas columns.

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June 04, 2019

Let’s Talk Shorter Turnarounds and Lower Repair Costs at Downstream 2019

Author: Mike Strobel

At the Downstream 2019 Exhibition and Conference, we’ll discuss how to turn unplanned downtime into planned downtime, reducing costs and production losses.

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refinery

May 08, 2019

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in the Energy Industry

Author: Mike Brooks

Technologies incorporating AI and machine learning can deliver substantial value to refineries, improving OEE and preventing production losses.

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sulfur plant

May 02, 2019

Q & A with Sulphur Experts' Ben Walton

Author: Larae Baker

A look at where the sulphur industry is going and how Sulphur Experts can help you manage your sulphur recovery unit and tail gas treating unit with tools from AspenTech.

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Chasing Operational Excellence Through Collaboration

April 30, 2019

Chasing Operational Excellence Through Collaboration

Author: Ron Beck

Find out how the digital reference architecture of the new aspenONE V11 can deliver significant margin optimization benefits by improving collaboration between functions.

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OPTIMIZE

April 12, 2019

Why I Am Excited About OPTIMIZE 2019

Author: Sandeep Mohan

Product marketer Sandeep Mohan explains why he's looking forward to his fourth trip to OPTIMIZE and shares what energy track participants can expect.

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Connecting the Value Chain: GDOT Addresses Critical Need for Refineries

March 12, 2019

Connecting the Value Chain: GDOT Addresses Critical Need for Refineries

Author: Ron Beck

New technology makes it possible for refineries to tie together the plan and schedule with advanced control, and these capabilities are now integrated with existing AspenTech solutions.

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