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March 12, 2015
CB&I says that it has appointed Michael Taff as executive v.p. and chief financial officer (CFO), effective 1 April. Taff will succeed Ronald Ballschmiede, who is retiring. Taff...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/CB-and-I-appoints-new-CFO_68545.html
March 12, 2015
PolyOne says that Scott Leffler has been appointed v.p. and treasurer. He replaces Daniel O'Bryon, who has accepted a CFO position with a Florida-based company, PolyOne says. Leffler...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/PolyOne-appoints-v-p-treasurer_68462.html
March 12, 2015
The United Steelworkers (USW; Pittsburgh) said today that it has reached a tentative agreement on a four-year contract with Royal Dutch Shell that is expected to serve as a pattern...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/USW-and-Shell-reach-tentative-labor-agreement_68501.html
March 12, 2015
The United Steelworkers (USW; Pittsburgh) union gained support from another major union on 11 March in the United States, as the USW continues to strike against the oil industry for...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/USW-strike-Day-40-AFL-CIO-lends-support_68459.html
March 12, 2015
The US Coast Guard has announced that the Houston Ship Channel was reopened this morning, after responders completed initial salvage plans on a damaged chemical tanker carrying methyl...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Houston-Ship-Channel-fully-reopened_68476.html
March 12, 2015
Activist hedge fund Trian Fund Management (New York) today released a letter to DuPont management commenting on fund founder and CEO Nelson Peltz’s experience on corporate...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Trian-releases-new-letter-seeks-Chemours-board-seats_68472.html
March 12, 2015
Propylene inventories in the United States were stable for the week ended 6 March, according to data released by the US Energy Information Administration (EIA). It is the first time in...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Propylene-stocks-stable-in-the-US_68456.html
March 12, 2015
Shin-Etsu Chemical said today that it plans to strengthen its silicones business through expansion of capacity in Thailand and the establishment of a new technical center in the United...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Shin-Etsu-to-expand-silicones-production-in-Thailand-build-technical-center-in-the-US_68465.html
March 12, 2015
A bidding war could break out for Salix Pharmaceuticals (Raleigh, NC), a leading gastrointestinal drugs player, following Wednesday’s offer by Endo International (Dublin) to...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Bidding-war-could-break-out-for-Salix-Pharma-as-Endo-tops-Valeants-offer_68466.html
March 11, 2015
The Central Texas Coastal Area Committee (CTCAC) said today that responders had begun to execute salvage plans for the damaged chemical tanker Carla Maersk, following its collision...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Houston-Ship-Channel-remains-closed-as-salvage-plans-begin-for-damaged-tanker_68457.html
March 11, 2015
Flooding issues are expected to continue in part of the Ohio Valley and could expand into the northeastern US states as this week progresses, according to weather forecasters. Melting...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Chemical-delivery-could-be-hindered-by-expected-flooding-in-Ohio-Valley_68425.html
March 11, 2015
Royal Dutch Shell said late on 9 March that discussions with the United Steelworkers (USW; Pittsburgh) union regarding a new labor contract would resume on 10 March. Shell is the lead...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/USW-strike-Day-38-USW-and-Shell-resume-labor-discussions_68413.html
March 11, 2015
Pharmaceutical company Actavis (Dublin, Ireland) and health care company Allergan (Irvine, CA) say that, at shareholder meetings held on 10 March, all proposals related to Actavis'...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Actavis-and-Allergan-shareholders-approve-proposals-related-to-Actavis-$66-billion-acquisition-of-Allergan_68429.html
March 11, 2015
Ampac Fine Chemicals (AFC; Rancho Cordova, CA), says that Don Whiteaker has joined AFC as senior director/supply chain. Whiteaker brings with him more than 17 years of logistics &...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Ampac-Fine-Chemicals-appoints-senior-directorsupply-chain_68428.html
March 10, 2015
Valero Energy (San Antonio), the largest independent refiner in the United States, has not included a previously announced methanol project in Louisiana in the company’s capital...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Valeros-methanol-project-is-delayed_68345.html
March 10, 2015
The US Coast Guard said on Tuesday that the Houston Ship Channel remains closed, following a collision between two vessels yesterday that lead to and MTBE spill. A shelter-in-place for...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Houston-Ship-Channel-still-closed-with-ship-traffic-at-standstill_68422.html
March 10, 2015
US Senators David Vitter (R-LA) and Tom Udall (D-NM) today introduced the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act, major bipartisan legislation aimed at updating...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Industry-welcomes-latest-bipartisan-TSCA-reform-bill_68423.html
March 10, 2015
The US Coast Guard says that it shut the Houston Ship Channel at Morgan's Point near La Porte, TX, on 9 March following a collision on the water between two vessels. Local news reports...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Houston-Ship-Channel-closed-near-La-Porte-after-collision_68398.html
March 10, 2015
Fuels and lubricants maker Calumet Specialty Products today priced a public unit offering at $26.75/unit. The company is selling 6 million common units in an offering expected to close...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Calumet-Specialty-Products-prices-unit-offering_68421.html
March 10, 2015
Hexion, formerly Momentive Specialty Chemicals, today reported a fourth-quarter net loss of $66 million compared with a loss of $525 million in the year-ago quarter. Sales were down 3%...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Hexion-narrows-loss-on-lower-sales_68412.html
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