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October 18, 2013
Praxair’s Brazilian-based subsidiary White Martins has started up an 800 m.t./day air separation unit (ASU) for oxygen, nitrogen and argon at Minas Gerais, Brazil. The plant will...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Praxair-starts-up-ASU-in-Brazil-for-steel-mining-company_56035.html
October 18, 2013
Ilam Petrochemical Co. (Ilam, Iran), majority owned by Petrochemical Commercial Co. (PCC; Tehran), is expected to be commissioned in December raising significantly the polyethylene...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Irans-Ilam-complex-to-start-up-Moghaddam-takes-over-from-Bayat_56034.html
October 18, 2013
Bayegan (Istanbul) has revived a major propane dehydrogenation (PDH) and polypropylene (PP) project planned in Turkey following the withdrawal earlier this year of joint venture...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Bayegan-revives-$1-billion-Turkish-propane-dehydro-and-PP-project_56033.html
October 18, 2013
Equate (Safat, Kuwait), a joint venture among Petrochemical Industries Co. (PIC), Dow Chemical, Boubyan Petrochemical, and Qurain Petrochemical Industries, has completed a feasibility...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Equate-presents-expansion-plans-to-board-Olefins-III-project-makes-progress_56026.html
October 18, 2013
Braskem is investing approximately $50 million reais ($22.9 million) to expand its production capacity for linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE) by 120,000 m.t./year at the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Braskem-to-expand-LLDPE-capacity-at-Camaçari_56013.html
October 18, 2013
PolyOne says it is expanding its operations in India with a new facility at Pune that will manufacture specialty materials—including solid masterbatches, liquid colorants, and...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/PolyOne-to-build-specialty-materials-facility-in-India_56014.html
October 17, 2013
Phillips 66 Pipeline is considering the reactivation of a pipeline to carry refined products from the south side of the Houston Ship Channel to transportation systems operated by Magellan Midstream Partners and Kinder Morgan Energy Partners on the north side of the channel at Galena Park and East Houston, according to parent Phillips 66 (Houston)....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Phillips-66-may-reactivate-Houston-cross-channel-pipeline_55996.html
October 17, 2013
Dow Chemical today outlined a strategy for its performance plastics business and gave an update on the company’s major projects in Saudi Arabia and on the US Gulf Coast. Speaking...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/K-2013-Dow-outlines-plastics-strategy-gives-update-on-investments_56001.html
October 17, 2013
Huntsman will begin installing a third ethylene oxide (EO) unit at its Port Neches, TX, site on 22 October. The 120,000-m.t./year unit will increase the site’s EO capacity by 25%, the company says. Huntsman expects the new unit to begin operating in the second quarter of 2015....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Huntsman-to-break-ground-on-Port-Neches-EO-expansion_56000.html
October 17, 2013
Perstorp (Perstorp, Sweden) is investing about 1 billion Swedish kronor ($153.8 million) to develop a production platform at Stenungsund, Sweden—the largest investment the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/K-2013-Perstorp-to-build-butene-based-facility-at-Stenungsund_55990.html
October 17, 2013
Air Products says it plans to build, own, and operate a hydrogen production plant adjacent to Shell Canada’s Scotford site at Edmonton, AB. Hydrogen capacity at the facility will...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Air-Products-to-build-hydrogen-facility-for-Shell-site-in-Canada_55984.html
October 17, 2013
Cronus Chemical (Chicago) says it is still considering locations in the United States for a $1.2-billion fertilizer plant as the company evaluates costs and other issues. The urea...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Cronus-Chemical-to-build-$1-2-billion-fertilizer-plant_55985.html
October 16, 2013
TVK (Tiszaújváros, Hungary) has begun construction of a 130,000-m.t./year plant for the recovery of butadiene, parent MOL Group (Budapest) said on 15 October. MOL expects to commission the plant in the second quarter of 2015....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/TVK-begins-construction-of-butadiene-plant-in-Hungary_55976.html
October 16, 2013
Sasol awarded Technip a contract to supply front-end engineering design (FEED) for an ethane cracker on the US Gulf Coast, Technip announced today. The cracker, to be located at...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Sasol-awards-FEED-contract-to-Technip-for-ethane-cracker-project-in-Louisiana_55975.html
October 15, 2013
Synthesis Energy Systems (SES; Houston) has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Hongye International Investment group (Wuhai, Mongolia) for the supply of SES’...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Synthesis-Energy-Systems-to-provide-gasification-technology-for-glycol-plant_55946.html
October 14, 2013
Enterprise Products Partners (Houston) is expanding its planned Aegis Pipeline to 20 inches in diameter, a size that will permit delivery of up to 425,000 bbl/day of ethane to petrochemical producers on the US Gulf Coast, the company announced on 14 October....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Enterprise-scales-up-plans-for-Aegis-pipeline_55918.html
October 14, 2013
Chevron Phillips Chemical’s (CPChem) board will make a final investment decision in the first quarter of 2014 on a previously announced expansion of normal alpha-olefins (NAOs)...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/CPChem-to-decide-early-next-year-on-NAO-expansion-in-Texas_55934.html
October 14, 2013
TransCanada (Calgary, AB) broke ground, on 10 October, on the 530-kilometer Topolobampo–El Encino stretch of Mexico's 1,780-kilometer north-northwest natural gas pipeline...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/TransCanada-breaks-ground-on-gas-pipeline-in-Mexico_55916.html
October 14, 2013
Styrolution, a joint venture between Ineos and BASF; and Braskem, the largest producer of thermoplastic resins in America and a global leader in biopolymers, today announced the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Styrolution-and-Braskem-plan-ABS-joint-venture-in-Brazil_55915.html
October 11, 2013
Argex Titanium (Montreal), a titanium dioxide (TiO2) producer, has announced the results of an industrial feasibility study for its TiO2 project at Salaberry-de-Valleyfield...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/projects/Argex-Titanium-completes-feasibility-study-for-TiO2-plant_55850.html
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