North Dakota Project Would Make GTL Base Oils

Lube Report Americas - May 31, 2023

The United States continues to import most of the API Group III base oil that it consumes, but a Canadian start-up aims ...

GTL: A Great Technology but is its Great Future Behind It?

GTL: A Great Technology but is its Great Future Behind It?

Lubes'n'Greases EMEA - February 18, 2019

The spotlight is no longer on a technology that enjoyed much hype but did not seem to deliver. But the time maybe right ...


Uzbekistan Mulls GTL Base Stocks

Lube Report EMEA - January 1, 2019

Uzbekistans national oil and gas company said it met with a Chinese construction firm last month to discuss adding a bas ...


Plotting the Future in the Middle East

Lubes'n'Greases EMEA - March 17, 2015

Demand for higher viscosity index oils has risen exponentially in recent years, which spurred a rush to upgrade hydrocra ...


Last Word

Lubes'n'Greases EMEA - April 28, 2014

The lubricant industry had to wait a couple decades for its first large gas-to-liquids base oil plant. One industry obse ...


Pearl GTL Plan Triples to 30,000 B/D

Lube Report - August 2, 2006

Royal Dutch Shell is proceeding with its much anticipated gas-to-liquids project in Qatar, and the project now features ...


Shell Puts Pearl Under Microscope

Lube Report - May 3, 2006

Royal Dutch Shells proposed gas-to-liquids joint venture in Qatar will be subjected to extra scrutiny in coming months, ...