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August 12, 2015
Airgas says that Joseph Sullivan has been named president/specialty products. Airgas's specialty products arm supplies industrial ammonia and ammonia equipment for water and heat...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Airgas-appoints-president-of-specialty-products-business_72886.html
August 12, 2015
Hexion has reported a second-quarter net loss of $2 million, compared with a loss of $22 million in the year-ago quarter, on sales down 19% year-on-year (YOY), to $1.09 billion...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Hexion-net-loss-narrows_72893.html
August 12, 2015
CF Industries Holdings on Wednesday said it has agreed to enter into a strategic venture with CHS, the leading farmer-owned cooperative. CHS will make an equity investment in a wholly...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/CF-Industries-agrees-fertilizer-venture-with-CHS_72892.html
August 11, 2015
US imports of benzene were down in June, as exports picked up on the back of an open arbitrage window with Europe. The United States imported approximately 169,000 m.t. of benzene in...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/US-imports-of-benzene-down-in-June-exports-up_72883.html
August 11, 2015
Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany) says that all relevant jurisdictions have secured the company's acquisition of life science company Sigma-Aldrich (St. Louis). Merck, in September 2014...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Merck-KGaA-secures-all-antitrust-approvals-for-Sigma-Aldrich-acquisition_72862.html
August 11, 2015
Yuhuang Chemical Inc. (YCI; Houston), a subsidiary of China’s Shandong Yuhuang Chemical (Group) Co. (Heze City, Shandong Province), says it has secured long-term natural gas...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Chinese-firm-secures-gas-supplies-for-Louisiana-mega-methanol-plant_72860.html
August 11, 2015
Cargill says that it has signed an agreement with FMC to acquire its pectin operations, including a production site at Milazzo, Italy. Pectin is a key component of Cargill’s...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Cargill-to-acquire-FMC-pectin-operations_72858.html
August 11, 2015
International Flavors and Fragrances (IFF) has reported second-quarter net income down 4% year-on-year (YOY), to $105.4 million, or $1.30/share, on sales down 3%, to $767.5 million...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/IFF-income-falls-due-to-strong-dollar_72871.html
August 11, 2015
Jacobs Engineering announced on Tuesday that it was selected by ExxonMobil to perform engineering, procurement and construction management services for its crude flexibility...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/ExxonMobil-awards-Texas-refinery-upgrade-contract-to-Jacobs_72868.html
August 11, 2015
Dow said on Monday that its light hydrocarbon 7 plant in Freeport, TX is in the process of completing scheduled maintenance that it began over the weekend. The company did not give a...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Dow-completing-scheduled-maintenance-at-Freeport_72855.html
August 10, 2015
OCI Partners (Nederland, TX) reports second-quarter net income of $13 million, down 68% year-on-year (YOY), on revenues of $80 million, down 29% YOY. A turnaround and expansion of the company’s ammonia and methanol plants, which began during the first quarter, was not completed until 24 April....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/OCI-Partners-net-income-down-on-turnaround_72845.html
August 10, 2015
Northwest Innovation Works (NWIW), a partnership constructing three methanol facilities in the Pacific Northwest, has signed an agreement to use Johnson Matthey’s ultralow...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Johnson-Matthey-to-provide-technology-for-US-mega-methanol-plants_72843.html
August 10, 2015
CVR Partners (Sugar Land, TX) and Rentech Nitrogen Partners (Los Angeles) today announced that they have signed a definitive merger agreement under which CVR Partners will acquire...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/CVR-Partners-to-acquire-Rentech-Nitrogen-for-$533-million_72842.html
August 7, 2015
LSB Industries (Oklahoma City) reports second-quarter earnings per share of 2 cts, well short of analysts’ consensus estimate of the 37 cts/share compiled by Thomson Reuters (New York). The company has also announced that it will implement a set of operational and governance changes....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/LSB-misses-estimates-announces-operational-governance-measures_72830.html
August 6, 2015
CF Industries on Thursday said that it has entered a definitive agreement with OCI (Amsterdam) under which CF will combine with OCI’s European and North American operations as...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/CF-and-OCI-merger-will-create-largest-nitrogen-player_72792.html
August 6, 2015
Incitec Pivot (Melbourne, Australia) says construction of an $850 million ammonia plant at Waggaman, LA, is 75% complete. Incitec Pivot expects the 800,000-m.t./year plant, which will be operated by subsidiary Dyno Nobel, to go onstream in the third quarter of 2016....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Incitec-Pivots-Waggaman-LA-ammonia-project-75-percent-complete_72814.html
August 6, 2015
Axiall reports adjusted earnings per share of 33 cts, well ahead of analysts’ consensus estimate of 20 cts/share, as compiled by Thomson Reuters (New York). The company also says it is considering alternatives for its building products business and that plans to divest its aromatics business remain on schedule....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Axiall-beats-estimates-may-sell-building-products-business_72798.html
August 6, 2015
Koppers reports second-quarter net income of $9.0 million, up from $1.6 million in the year-ago period. Adjusted earnings of 68 cts/share beat the analysts’ consensus estimate of 51 cts/share as compiled by Thomson Reuters (New York)....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Koppers-reports-net-income-of-$9-million-beats-estimates_72799.html
August 6, 2015
WestRock (Richmond, VA) has appointed Albemarle executive v.p. D. Michael Wilson as CEO of its Ingevity specialty chemicals unit, effective 1 September. Ingevity, the former MWV...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/WestRock-appoints-CEO-of-Ingevity_72796.html
August 6, 2015
Calgon Carbon today reported second-quarter net income down 17.1% year-on-year (YOY), to $12.6 million, or 24 cts/share, on sales down 7.1%, to $135.5 million. Negative currency...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Calgon-Carbon-earnings-fall-on-currency-impacts_72806.html
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