Students simulate turning algae into ethylene

Two students from the Izmir Institute of Technology, who used Honeywell’s simulation software to demonstrate how to produce petrochemicals from algae, have been named the winners of Honeywell Process Solutions’ (HPS) annual UniSim® Design Challenge. They defeated 60 teams from 25 countries…

Air Force Funds UOP $17.3mil for Biofuel Refinery

Joe Cogliano reports in the Dayton Business Journal that the U.S. Defense Department has announced that Honeywell-owned UOP, based in Des Plaines, IL, was awarded a $17.3 million…

FAA’s CLEEN Program Envisions Greener Airspace

The Federal Aviation Administration has announced $125 million in new contracts in its latest effort to make air travel cleaner and greener, in support of technologies to reduce commercial jet fuel consumption, greenhouse gas emissions, and noise…