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May 19, 2014

EPA has finalized a greenhouse-gas permit allowing ExxonMobil Chemical to proceed with construction of a 1.5-million m.t./year ethylene plant at Baytown, TX.

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http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/EPA-rejects-appeal-finalizes-permit-for-ExxonMobils-Baytown-ethylene-project_61115.html
May 15, 2014

The Diamond Green Diesel facility at Norco, LA, has successfully implemented the UOP/ENI Ecofining process technology, says Honeywell, the parent of UOP.

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http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/UOPENI-Ecofining-technology-meets-all-targets-at-Diamond-Green-Diesel_61082.html
May 15, 2014
Airgas has signed a long-term agreement to build and operate an air separation unit (ASU) to supply tonnage oxygen and nitrogen via pipeline to Westlake’s expanded Calvert City, KY, vinyls manufacturing complex. Airgas expects the ASU, which will also supply liquid oxygen, nitrogen, and argon to the regional merchant market, to be onstream in the spring of 2016....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Airgas-to-build-operate-ASU-at-Westlakes-Calvert-City-facility_61081.html
May 15, 2014
Celanese (Dallas) plans to add a new compounding unit at its Florence, KY, facility. Celanese says the unit, which will support demand for advanced engineered materials products, will be operational in the first quarter of 2015....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Celanese-to-build-compounding-unit-at-Florence-KY_61080.html
May 15, 2014
The board of directors of Saudi Arabian Mining Co. (Ma’aden; Riyadh) is seeking to increase the company’s share capital through a rights issue with a total value of 5.6...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Maaden-plans-rights-issue-to-help-fund-investment-projects_61074.html
May 15, 2014
The cost of a previously announced project, which aims to significantly expand the capacity of Petro Rabigh (Rabigh, Saudi Arabia) and introduce new products to its portfolio will cost...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Petro-Rabigh-projects-costs-escalate-to-$8-5-billion_61073.html
May 13, 2014
Sabic announced today that it will launch its first portfolio of renewable polyolefins, certified under the ISCC Plus certification scheme, which involves strict traceability. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Sabic-to-launch-renewable-PE-and-PP-production-in-Europe_61051.html
May 13, 2014
FMC announced today that it has broken ground on a blending facility for natural colors at its Newark, DE manufacturing site. The company produces natural colors in Santiago, Chile and...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/FMC-to-expand-Delaware-site-with-natural-colors-blending-facility_61050.html
May 13, 2014
Drake & Scull International (D&S; Dubai) has signed an agreement with Carbon Holdings (Cairo) for the Tahrir Petrochemical Corp. (TPC) project under development at Ain Sokhna...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Drake-and-Scull-joins-EPCC-consortium-for-Egypts-Tahrir-Petrochemical-project_61035.html
May 13, 2014
Sabic said today that it has entered the final stages of preliminary studies to assess the economic viability of building a crude oil-to-petrochemicals manufacturing complex in...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Sabic-plans-crude-oil-to-petrochemicals-complex-by-2020_61030.html
May 12, 2014
Geo Specialty Chemicals (Ambler, PA) says it has begun construction of a new production facility at its Hythe site in the United Kingdom designed to serve the fast growing contact lens...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Geo-begins-construction-of-new-facility-at-Hythe-UK_61011.html
May 12, 2014
Toyo Engineering today gave more details on a petrochemical contract it is carrying out for a previously announced project for state group Turkmengas (Ashgabat) in Turkmenistan...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Toyo-Engineering-outlines-petchem-contract-in-Turkmenistan_60983.html
May 10, 2014
SGL Automotive Carbon Fibers and BMW Group said on Friday that they intend to invest $200 million to triple carbon fiber capacity at their Moses Lake, WA plant, to cope with high...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/BMW-and-SGL-Group-to-triple-carbon-fiber-capacity-at-Moses-Lake-plant_60978.html
May 9, 2014
Kemira said today that it has been selected as a supplier of sodium chlorate to Klabin's (Rio de Janeiro) new 1.5-million m.t./year pulp mill in Paraná, Brazil. The product is...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Kemira-to-build-sodium-chlorate-plant-in-Brazil-to-supply-Klabins-pulp-mill_60958.html
May 8, 2014
UOP, a Honeywell subsidiary, announced today that its technologies have been selected to produce key ingredients for fuels and synthetic rubber in China. Lijin Petrochemical Plant Co...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/UOP-to-provide-technology-for-isobutylene-plant-in-China_60952.html
May 8, 2014
Ineos Technologies announced today that it has licensed its process technology for two polyolefin plants to be built in China. The company will provide the technology to Xinjiang...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Ineos-licenses-polyethylene-and-polypropylene-technology-to-China_60945.html
May 8, 2014
BASF and Yara have selected BASF’s Freeport, TX site to build their previously announced ammonia plant. The proposed plant will be designed to produce 750,000 m.t./year of...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/BASF-and-Yara-select-Freeport-TX-site-for-ammonia-production-joint-venture_60891.html
May 7, 2014
Toyo Engineering in cooperation with SOG - Oleo e Gás, a leading engineering company in Brazil, has been awarded a contract from Petrobras to build a new ammonia plant, UFN-5...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Toyo-Engineering-to-build-ammonia-plant-for-Petrobras-in-Brazil_60852.html
May 7, 2014
Borealis has awarded Jacobs Engineering with an engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM) services contract for a previously announced project to...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Jacobs-awarded-EPCM-contract-for-Borealis-XLPE-expansion-at-Stenungsund_60850.html
May 7, 2014
There is a ready market for a second ethane cracker at Williams’s Geismar, LA, site, says Steve Lewandowski, senior director/global olefins at IHS Chemical. Ethylene is short in Louisiana, and there is a long list of ethylene consumers that would benefit from participation in the proposed venture, he says....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/IHS-Second-Williams-cracker-at-Geismar-would-address-regional-ethylene-shortage_60838.html
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