IHS Chemical Week

Archives :: Regions :: Western Europe :: Finland

Displaying 21 - 40 of 250 stories.
June 27, 2014
Pulp, paper, and timber company UPM (Helsinki) is completing work on the world's first commercial-scale, wood-based biorefinery at Lappeenranta, Finland, the company says. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/UPM-to-commission-first-commercial-scale-wood-based-biorefinery_62123.html
June 26, 2014
Specialty chemicals distributor Barentz International (Hoofddorp, Netherlands) says it has acquired Maustepalvelu (Hämeenlinna, Finland). Maustepalvelu, otherwise known as MP...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/Distributor-Barentz-acquires-customized-blending-firm-in-Finland_62047.html
June 4, 2014
The Association of Petrochemicals Producers in Europe (APPE; Brussels) has changed its name to Petrochemicals Europe, Cefic announced today. The renaming reflects the current and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/APPE-changes-name-to-Petrochemicals-Europe_61548.html
May 19, 2014
Kemira says it has signed an agreement with Cartel Damage Claims (CDC; Brussels) to settle a lawsuit at Helsinki. The settlement concerns claims assigned to CDC, based on which CDC has...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/Kemira-settles-damage-claim-litigation-related-to-hydrogen-peroxide-price-fixing-case_61132.html
May 8, 2014
Paints and coatings company Tikkurila (Helsinki) says that its revenue for the first quarter of 2014 increased to €141.5 million ($196.8 million), compared with €138.4...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/Tikkurila-sales-increase-by-2-2-percent-in-first-quarter-2014-Ebit-jumps-28-5-percent-YOY_60898.html
April 30, 2014
Neste Oil (Espoo, Finland) has signed a five-year, €1.5-billion ($2.08 billion), multicurrency, revolving credit facility with a syndicate of 20 core relationship banks, the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/Neste-Oil-signs-new-&euro1-5-billion-revolving-credit-facility_60693.html
April 28, 2014
Linde and refining company Neste Oil (Espoo, Finland) have agreed on a long-term, on-site hydrogen supply contract, and, according to the agreement, Linde will build a new hydrogen...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/Linde-to-build-hydrogen-production-unit-for-Neste-Oil-in-Finland_60622.html
April 23, 2014
Kemira (Helsinki) today reported a drop in first-quarter Ebit and lower revenues due mainly to divestments and unfavorable currency exchange rates. Operating Ebit was down 14%, to...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/Kemira-reports-lower-sales-and-earnings-starts-up-coagulants-plant-in-Spain_60481.html
March 12, 2014
UPM (Helsinki), Fortum (Espoo, Finland), and Valmet (Helsinki) have joined forces to develop a technology to produce advanced high-value lignocellulosic fuels, such as transportation...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/Finnish-consortium-to-develop-catalytic-pyrolysis-technology-for-advanced-lignocellulosic-fuels_59508.html
February 27, 2014
BASF and Kemira say that Kemira will acquire BASF's global alkyl ketene dimer (AKD) emulsion business. Financial details of the deal have not been disclosed. The transaction is...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/Kemira-to-acquire-BASFs-alkyl-ketene-dimer-emulsion-business_59142.html
February 11, 2014
Paints and coatings company Tikkurila (Helsinki) has announced leadership changes in its business units in Eastern Europe. Simo Laitala has resigned as head/Russia, effective 11...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/Tikkurila-makes-leadership-changes-in-Eastern-Europe_58743.html
February 10, 2014
Paints and coatings company Tikkurila (Helsinki) reports an operating loss of €4.2 million ($5.73 million) in the fourth quarter 2014 compared with an operating loss of €3.2...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/Tikkurila-reports-4-2-percent-operating-loss-sales-drop-4-percent-in-fourth-quarter-2013_58693.html
February 7, 2014
Kemira (Helsinki) today reported a fourth-quarter net loss of €48.7 million ($66.06 million) compared with a net loss of €40.4 million in the year-earlier period. Revenues...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/Kemira-reports-widening-fourth-quarter-loss-as-restructuring-continues_58669.html
January 30, 2014
Kemira said today that Randy Owens, president of the oil & mining segment and the North America region will leave the company on 30 April 2014 and Hilton Casas, president of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/Kemira-announces-management-changes_58421.html
January 21, 2014
Kemira (Helsinki) today announced that it has lowered its operating Ebit guidance for the fourth quarter of 2013. The company previously said that, excluding nonrecurring items, it...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/Kemira-lowers-fourth-quarter-guidance-announces-board-nominations_58142.html
January 14, 2014
Solvay Specialty Polymers Italy (Milan), a wholly owned subsidiary of Solvay; and Biesterfeld Plastic (Hamburg) have reached an agreement for Biesterfeld Nordic (Malmö...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/Biesterfeld-to-distribute-Solvays-polysulfones-in-Nordic-region_57955.html
January 8, 2014
Dynea (Helsinki) says that it has agreed to sell its Prefere Resins unit to a fund managed by private equity firm capiton (Berlin) and members of Prefere’s senior management...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/Dynea-to-sell-phenolic-resins-subsidiary_57792.html
January 7, 2014
Kemira has appointed Jari Rosendal president and CEO, effective 1 May 2014. Rosendal will succeed Wolfgang Büchele, who, as previously announced, will leave Kemira on 30 April to...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/Kemira-names-next-CEO_57774.html
January 3, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says it expects, in 2014, to receive about twice the number of applications for authorization to use substances of very high concern...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/ECHA-expects-applications-to-authorize-SVHCs-will-double-in-2014_57731.html
December 23, 2013
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has opened a public consultation on the potential for substitution of glutaraldehyde, under the appropriate article of the Biocidal...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/finland/ECHA-opens-consultation-on-potential-for-substitution-of-glutaraldehyde_57630.html
Pages: « Previous  1 [2] 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Next »










 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2014 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa