The biggest and most important event for the European downstream industry

The 22nd ERTC will be taking place from the 13 – 15 November 2017 in Athens, Greece. The refining and petrochemical industry in Europe is fast evolving despite many challenges being faced by competition from the Middle East and an overwhelming need to become more efficient and sustainable. At ERTC, we gather an array of industry professionals from refinery operators, petrochemical plants, technology providers, regulators and government officials to discuss these topics, share market insights, project updates, best practices and case studies as well as the latest in process and technology advances that will help the industry develop further.

ERTC is THE platform that technology providers use to present their latest & new innovations and technologies – be the first to hear the best available technologies for your business needs! To register your interest for 2017 and to receive the post event report from 2016 including the top 5 takeaways please submit your details here.

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Have you heard of ERTC: Ask the Experts?

Taking place in Cologne on the 20th and 21st June, ERTC: Ask the Experts is a new event giving process and maintenance engineers a platform to ask burning questions about the everyday challenges they face in the plant and hear the practical solutions from industry experts.

Bringing together Europe’s foremost Experts from refineries and leading technology companies our Q & A sessions promises to be insightful and fruitful (heated debate welcome!).

Think you might be interested? Read more about ERTC: Ask the Experts here.



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Athens, Greece

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