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July 1, 2015
ENI (Rome) will sell 1.4 million m.t./year of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the Jangkrik fields development project to Pertamina (Jakarta) starting from 2017, it says. Together with...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/ENI-to-sell-LNG-from-Jangkrik-project-to-Pertamina-from-2017_71787.html
July 1, 2015
The Australia-based Browse joint venture will begin front-end engineering and design work for its liquefied natural gas (LNG) project of the same name, says Mitsui & Co., one...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Australian-Browse-LNG-project-to-begin-work-on-FEED_71785.html
July 1, 2015
Borealis (Vienna) said on Wednesday that it will invest €160 million ($177.4 million) in its Stenungsund, Sweden site. The investment includes an upgrade and revamp of four of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Borealis-invests-in-Sweden-cracker-will-close-two-old-furnaces_71806.html
July 1, 2015
Sibur (Moscow) said on Wednesday that it has started preparatory work on an investment project to ramp up production of methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE), a high-octane gasoline...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Sibur-to-build-MTBE-plant-at-Togliatti_71796.html
June 30, 2015
Sirius Minerals (London) has won final planning permission for its $3 billion York Potash project near Whitby in the north of England, four years after the plan was first revealed. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Sirius-wins-final-planning-permission-for-controversial-UK-potash-project_71780.html
June 30, 2015
Uralkali (Berezniki, Russia), one of the world’s largest producers of potash, on Monday reported significantly lower first-quarter production and revenues. Net revenue was down...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Uralkali-reports-lower-revenues-launches-major-investment-plan-to-keep-market-share_71741.html
June 30, 2015
PPG Industries today announced that it has completed a $5-million expansion at its coatings manufacturing facility at Wuppertal, Germany. The project has increased production capacity...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/PPG-completes-coatings-expansion-in-Germany_71762.html
June 30, 2015
CB&I says that it has been awarded a contract valued at about $115 million by Ingleside Ethylene—a 50-50 joint venture between OxyChem (Dallas) and Mexichem (Tlalnepantla...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/CB-and-I-awarded-contract-for-ethylene-storage-facility-by-OxyChem-Mexichem-JV_71763.html
June 30, 2015
Far Eastern Investment Holding (Taipei) will invest $100 million in a newly established subsidiary, Far Eastern Polytex Vietnam, which plans to build a synthetic fiber plant...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Taiwanese-firm-to-invest-$100-million-in-Vietnam-fibers-subsidiary_71757.html
June 29, 2015
Synthesis Energy Systems (SES; Houston) says it has partnered with two Chinese companies to repurpose and expand its Zao Zhuang New Gas (ZZ) facility at Zao Zhuang, China, to include capacity for the production of 100,000 m.t./year of acetic acid and 10,000 m.t./year of propionic acid....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Synthesis-Energy-Systems-partners-for-project-to-make-acetic-propionic-acid-at-China-plant_71728.html
June 29, 2015
Trammo Group (New York), a leading fertilizer trader; and KuibyshevAzot (Togliatti, Russia) have signed an agreement to form an equally owned joint venture to produce granular ammonium...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Trammo-and-KuibyshevAzot-set-up-ammonium-sulfate-production-joint-venture_71722.html
June 29, 2015
Bluestar Silicones is investing €15 million ($16.7 million) to develop and modernize its elastomer production units at Saint Fons, France. The project will increase capacity and...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Bluestar-Silicones-invests-in-eleastomers-production-unit-in-France_71721.html
June 29, 2015
Arkema, at its capital markets day in Paris on Monday, presented its strategy and ambitions and confirmed its mid- and long-term objectives. The group has also detailed its...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Arkema-confirms-targets-plans-to-double-specialty-molecular-sieves-capacity-in-France_71713.html
June 25, 2015
The compounding business of Hexpol (Malmö, Sweden) will install a rubber compounding line at Querétaro, Mexico. The new line follows the commissioning of a second mixing...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Hexpol-expands-rubber-compounding-capacity-in-Mexico_71608.html
June 25, 2015
Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Ltd. (GACL; Vadodara, India) will establish a joint venture with state-owned National Aluminium Co. (Nalco; Bhubaneswar, India) to operate chlor-alkali...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Indian-firms-form-JV-to-establish-chlor-alkali-plant_71601.html
June 24, 2015
DuPont says it has increased compounding capacity for glass-reinforced nylon at its Uentrop facility in Hamm, Germany, by 20% to meet growing demand from the auto industry....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/DuPont-increases-nylon-polymer-capacity-at-Hamm-by-20-percent_71333.html
June 24, 2015
Axens said on Monday that Petronas (Kuala Lumpur) has selected Axens as a technology provider for its Refinery and Petrochemicals Integrated Development (Rapid) project at Pengerang...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Axens-confirms-contract-to-provide-technologies-for-Petronass-Rapid-project_71503.html
June 24, 2015
First Bauxite Corp. (Toronto) plans to invest $200 million in a bauxite processing plant in St. John the Baptist Parish in Louisiana, the company has announced. This follows a...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/First-Bauxite-to-invest-in-bauxite-processing-plant-in-Louisiana_71567.html
June 24, 2015
Shin-Etsu Chemical says that it has agreed to establish a joint venture company in China with Yangtze Optical Fibre and Cable Joint Stock Ltd. Co. (YOFC; Wuhan, China), China’s...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Shin-Etsu-to-form-optical-fiber-preform-JV-in-China_71564.html
June 23, 2015
Shin-Etsu Chemical says it will construct a plant at Echizen City, Fukui Prefecture, Japan, for the production of photomask blanks, the base material of photomasks that are used as the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Shin-Etsu-Chemical-to-establish-second-photomasks-plant-in-Japan_71462.html
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