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By Edition On Thursday, August 9th, 2018

Venezuela dodges oil asset seizures with export transfers at sea

CARACAS, WILLEMSTAD - Venezuela’s state-run oil company PDVSA has limited the damage from an unprecedented slump in crude exports by transferring oil between tankers at sea and loading vessels in neighboring More...

By Edition On Monday, June 18th, 2018

Update: Curaçao refinery runs slow as PDVSA port backlog starts to ease

WILLEMSTAD - The Isla refinery operated by Venezuela’s state-run PDVSA is working at minimum capacity while awaiting new crude shipments and as a tanker backlog in the country’s ports began to ease. PDVSA’s More...

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By Edition On Thursday, March 8th, 2018

Isla Refinery awards Axens a pre-FEED contract

Axens was recently awarded a contract to perform pre-front-end engineering design (FEED) work to supply natural gas from Venezuela to Refineria Isla Curaçao B.V. in Curacao.  WILLEMSTAD - The contract is part More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

Venezuelan refinery reels as PDVSA ships light oil to Cuba, Curaçao

CARACAS, WILLEMSTAD - Venezuela’s 187,000-barrel-per-day Puerto la Cruz refinery is running at 16 percent of capacity, mainly due to a lack of light oil as state-run PDVSA ships a portion of its Mesa 30 crude More...