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Petrobras advances Regap refinery sale

Petrobras has initiated the binding phase related to the sale of its 166kbd (8.3Mnta) Gabriel Passos refinery (Regap) and associated logistical assets at Betim, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

INA awards Maire Tecnimont contract for Rijeka refinery delayed coking project

Croatia’s INA Industrija Nafte has awarded a contract to Maire Tecnimont to provide engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) for a new delayed coking complex at its 90kbd (4.5Mnta) Rijeka refinery, to be completed in 2023, as part of an organisational strategy to boost performance and competitiveness of its Croatian refining business.

MPC awards contract for Dickinson refinery conversion

Marathon Petroleum (MPC) has awarded a contract to WorleyParsons to provide detailed engineering services for conversion of Marathon’s 19kbd (0.95Mnta) Dickinson refinery in North Dakota, into a 12kbd (0.6Mnta) 100% renewable diesel refinery by 2020.

Nigeria awards contract to establish four condensate refineries

NNPC awarded a contract to KBR to provide project management consultancy services on front-end engineering design definition for grassroots condensate refineries at Western Forcados Area and Assah North Ohaji South (ANOH) Areas of Delta and Imo States, Nigera.

EPA issues final 2020 renewable fuel quotas

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued its final 2020 quotas for renewable fuels and 2021 quotas for biomass-based diesel under the federal Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). EPA is committed to assure that a net 15Bn gal of biofuel are blended during the coming year.