Tag: Ecopetrol

Capstone secures 1 MW flare gas project with Ecopetrol

Capstone Turbine Corporation the clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems, announced recently that it secured its first-ever flare gas project in Colombia with Ecopetrol.

Ecopetrol modifies its management structure

Ecopetrol reports that, in accordance with the Ecopetrol Group's strategy and as part of its consolidation and transformation process, the company has modified its management structure to be more aligned with the company’s growth and competitiveness expectations.

Ecopetrol gives green light for refinery project

The Board of Directors of Ecopetrol have given the green light to Phase 3 of the Modernization Project of the Barrancabermeja Refinery (PMRB) worth a total investment of USD 3.386 billion. Operations will officially begin on the construction phase of the project, which is scheduled to begin operations in 2016. This project will allow the refinery to increase the conversion factor from 76% to 95%, resulting in the ability to obtain more products, including gasoline and diesel.

Colombia: petrochemical complex

Mustang, a Wood Group company, has been awarded a contract by Columbia-based Ecopetrol to perform conceptual engineering and technology evaluations to optimize the production of polymers at Ecopetrol's grassroots integrated petrochemical complex in Colombia.

Colombia: offshore development

Exxon Mobil Corporation has announced that its affiliate, ExxonMobil Exploration Colombia Limited, together with Ecopetrol and Petrobras, have signed the first exploration and production contract with Colombia's National Hydrocarbon Agency (ANH) to begin exploration activities offshore Colombia.

Technip to build refinery in Colombia

Empresa Colombiana de Petroleos (Ecopetrol) has awarded Technip-Coflexip the contract for the execution of the basic design and the project management for the master plan of the Cartagena Refinery Development project.