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April 7, 2008BASF has acquired the business activities of construction chemicals company BCD Rohstoffe fur Bauchemie (Klosterneuburg, Austria). Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. BCD...
April 2, 2008Tronox and Exxaro Resources (Pretoria, South Africa) say that their boards have approved a previously announced project to expand titanium dioxide (TiO2) capacity at their Tiwest joint...
March 14, 2008Lenzing reported full-year 2007 preliminary net income up 33%, to €117.6 million ($183.8 million), on sales up 21%, to €1.26 billion. Ebitda rose 35%, to €229.3 million...
December 14, 2007Danisco says it has completed a €23-million ($33.75 million) expansion of its xylose facility at Lenzing, Austria, in a move aimed at securing and increasing capacity of the raw...
November 12, 2007Borealis's third-quarter net earnings more than doubled due to a one-off gain from the sale of the company's Norwegian petrochemical assets....
November 9, 2007Sabic Innovative Plastics says it will boost capacity of its Lexan polycarbonate sheets at Bergen op Zoom, the Netherlands; Milan; and Vienna. The expansions will help Sabic meet...
October 16, 2007Lenzing has decided to expand its Tencel lyocell fiber plant at Heiligenkreuz, Austria by 10,000 m.t./year, to 50,000 m.t./year. The budget for the investment is €25 million...
September 28, 2007Lenzing says it has decided to expand its fiber production plant at Heiligenkreuz, Austria by 10,000 m.t./year, to 50,000 m.t./year. The budget for the investment is E25 million ($...
August 27, 2007Taylor: Developing a ‘second leg.’ Borealis completed the previously announced acquisition earlier this month of Agrolinz Melamine International (AMI; Linz, Austria). AMI...
August 20, 2007Monsanto says it has filed an arbitration claim against Novartis subsidiary Sandoz (Vienna) with the International Chamber of Commerce (Paris) over “quality assurance...
July 30, 2007OMV (Vienna) and International Petroleum Investment Co. (IPIC; Abu Dhabi) plan to incorporate their Agrolinz Melamine International (AMI; Linz, Austria) joint venture into Borealis...
July 25, 2007Grasim Industries (Nagda, India) is negotiating to buy a stake in fibers manufacturer Lenzing (Lenzing, Austria), according to recent Indian press reports. A deal will most likely be...
July 25, 2007The European Commission says it raided the offices of “several calcium carbide suppliers in Austria, Germany, Slovakia, and Slovenia” last week as part of an investigation...
July 24, 2007Energy company MOL (Budapest) says it has purchased CEE Oil & Gas’s (Vienna) 31.56% stake in petrochemical producer TVK (Tiszaújvuáros, Hungary) for an...
July 24, 2007Borealis says it will install a polyolefin meltblown pilot plant at its Linz, Austria facility. The investment includes an in-house pilot line for small-scale testing “to make a...
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