Top Ways a Refinery Can Use to Help Weather Current Market Conditions

By John Aumuller, P.Eng.

In general, a $1 improvement in the bottom line is equivalent to $10 - $25 needed on the top line.

  1. Reduce maintenance costs

    Review maintenance operations.  Identify:
  1. Learn the equipment, improve operations.
  1. Apply rigorous engineering-based decision making. Be on guard against decisions that are based on intuition, fad, trend, or “conventional wisdom.”

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