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February 10, 2016
Technology group Axens (Rueil-Malmaison, France) on Wednesday announced that it has been selected by Hengli Petrochemical Co. to supply process technology for its petrochemical complex...
February 9, 2016
LyondellBasell has hired Fluor to do front-end engineering and design (FEED) for a planned propylene oxide (PO) and tert-butyl alcohol (TBA) plant at Channelview, TX, and a downstream ethers plant at LyondellBasell’s Bayport Choate site in Pasadena, TX. Fluor expects to complete the work this year....
February 9, 2016
Fluor has announced that the Cutbank Ridge Partnership, a tie-up between Mitsubishi Corp., and Encana Corp. involved in the long-term development of natural gas resources in Northeast...
February 5, 2016
Maire Tecnimont said on Friday that its subsidiaries Tecnimont and Kinetics Technology have signed an engineering, procurement and construction contract with Socar Polymer (Baku) for...
February 5, 2016
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday officially inaugurated the long-delayed 100 billion Indian rupees ($1.48 billion) Brahmaputra Cracker and Polymer complex at Lepetkata...
February 4, 2016
Haldor Topsoe announced on Thursday that it has signed a contract with Badr-e-Shargh Petrochemical complex covering the license, engineering, proprietary equipment, materials and...
February 3, 2016
Chemours is planning the construction of a $178 million plant at Ingleside, TX, for the production of the refrigerant HFO-1234yf, according to documents released by local authorities. Hydrofluoroolefin, HFO-1234yf is the cornerstone of the company’s Opteon line of low global-warming-potential (GWP) fluorocarbons, which Chemours has tapped to generate an additional $100 million in annual adjusted Ebitda by 2017....
February 2, 2016
Biobased lubricants maker Biosynthetic Technologies (Irvine, CA) says the USDA has reserved over $100 million in loan guarantee funding under the Biorefinery, Renewable Chemical, and...
February 2, 2016
Linde and Mitsui & Co. are planning jointly to invest about $4 billion in petrochemical projects in Iran, according to Marzieh Shahdaie, director/projects at National Petrochemical...
February 2, 2016
Albemarle has received approval from the regional Environmental Assessment Commission of Antofagasta, Chile, to increase the authorized lithium brine extraction rate at the company's...
February 1, 2016
Ajinomoto’s (Tokyo) wholly owned subsidiary Ajinomoto Animal Nutrition will begin producing feed-grade tryptophan in the United States, the company announced on Monday. Ajinomoto...
January 29, 2016
Covestro is testing an innovative technology for recycling saline-process wastewater in polycarbonate production. On Friday, the federal minister for the environment, Barbara...
January 29, 2016
BASF and Xinjiang Markor Chemical Industry on Friday inaugurated a 100,000-m.t./year butanediol (BDO) plant at Korla, Xinjiang Autonomous Region, in northwestern China. The plant is...
January 29, 2016
Lubrizol has announced the official opening of a chlorinated polyvinyl chloride (CPVC) compounding plant at Dahej, India. The project forms part of Lubrizol's latest investments in its...
January 29, 2016
Air Products has brought onstream its four air separation unit (ASU) trains built for Shaanxi Future Energy Chemical at Yulin City, Shaanxi Province, China. The project, capable of...
January 28, 2016
JGC Corp. has been awarded a contract to build a gas processing plant in Bahrain. The project is located in the Bahrain oil field area south of Awali, near Jebel Al Dukhan, operated by...
January 28, 2016
Sadara, a Saudi Aramco-Dow Chemical joint venture now in the final stages of building a $20-billion petrochemical complex at Jubail, will commission its core unit, a mixed feed cracker...
January 27, 2016
Univation Technologies, a Dow Chemical subsidiary; and Linde’s engineering division announced on Wednesday that they will cooperatively provide performance and cost efficiencies...
January 26, 2016
Kemira has appointed Britcon (Scunthorpe, UK) to deliver the £2.3-million ($3.30 million) civil engineering and construction package for a new £13.8-million product line...
January 26, 2016
LG Chem (Seoul) said on Tuesday that it has abandoned plans to enter the polysilicon business and has canceled its project to build a plant. The company announced in 2011 that it...
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