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April 6, 2015
ExxonMobil shut down its entire Beaumont, TX, petrochemical complex after a fire broke out overnight on 30 March on a propylene line. The company says, however, that the restart...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/ExxonMobil-shuts-down-Beaumont-petchem-complex-following-fire_69185.html
April 6, 2015
Enterprise Products Partners (Houston) says that Michael Creel, CEO of Enterprise’s general partner, intends to retire at the end of 2015. A.J. Teague, the company’s COO, has been named to succeed him....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Enterprise-CEO-to-retire-this-year-replaced-by-COO-in-2016_69186.html
April 6, 2015
Soy story: Soybean sales grew almost 8% YOY. Weaker corn seed sales and declines in foreign currencies pushed Monsanto’s second-quarter earnings below analysts’ estimates...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Monsanto-misses-estimates-on-corn-and-currency-headwinds_69187.html
April 6, 2015
H.B. Fuller on 25 March reported fiscal first-quarter net income down 34% year-on-year (YOY), to $9.7 million, or 19 cts/share, on net revenue down 3.2%, to $470.7 million. Adjusted...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/H-B-Fuller-earnings-fall-on-currency-full-year-guidance-reaffirmed_69188.html
April 6, 2015
Composites and coatings maker Reichhold Industries (Durham, NC) announced on 2 April that its US operations have emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and that the company has...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Reichholds-US-business-emerges-from-bankruptcy_69189.html
April 6, 2015
John Bresland, the former chair of the Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB; Washington) and current president for Process Safety Risk Assessment LLC, has urged the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Former-CSB-chair-urges-industry-to-lobby-for-experienced-CSB-members_69190.html
April 6, 2015
Ashland on 2 April announced that it is expanding capacity for cellulose ethers at a facility in Hopewell, VA. The $89-million expansion will up capacity by 40% for...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Ashland-to-expand-cellulosics-capacity-in-Virginia_69191.html
April 6, 2015
Airgas says that it is building an air separation unit (ASU) to produce tonnage oxygen, nitrogen, and argon for a Nucor plant at Tuscaloosa, AL....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Airgas-to-build-ASU-in-Alabama-cuts-earnings-guidance_69192.html
April 6, 2015
Chevron Phillips Chemical (CPChem) has begun a start-up event from its shut-down Ethylene Unit 33 at its Sweeny, TX, facility, according to a filing with state regulators on 26 March...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/CPChem-begins-start-up-at-Texas-ethylene-unit_69193.html
April 6, 2015
Ineos says that it has completed a previously announced 10% expansion of capacity at the company’s linear alpha-olefins plant at Joffre, AB. “Additional debottleneck...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Ineos-completes-alpha-olefins-hike-advances-US-Gulf-project_69194.html
March 26, 2015
The European Parliament's committee on Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE) says that the transatlantic trade and investment partnership (TTIP), currently being negotiated between the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/TTIP-European-Parliament-committee-calls-for-support-of-SMEs-energy-intensive-sector-access-to-US-markets_68938.html
March 24, 2015
Biobased chemicals and fuels firm Gevo (Englewood, CO) announced today that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Praj Industries (Pune, India) for the latter to become a...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Gevo-licenses-iosbutanol-technology-to-Praj-Industries_68849.html
March 20, 2015
Mosaic says that, following its acquisition of Archer Daniels Midland’s distribution businesses in Brazil and Paraguay, it will change the reporting of its business segments....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Mosaic-changes-reporting-updates-volume-and-price-guidance_68760.html
March 20, 2015
Royal Dutch Shell and the United Steelworkers (USW; Pittsburgh) union reached a tentative agreement 12 March on a four-year labor agreement, but not all petrochemical plant or refinery...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Some-sites-still-in-discussions-with-USW-following-Shell-settlement_68761.html
March 20, 2015
Wacker Chemie says that the construction of its $2-billion polysilicon plant at Charleston, TN, is in the “home straight” and will ramp up to full capacity in this year...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Wacker-staying-the-course-on-US-polysilicon-investment_68762.html
March 20, 2015
One Rock Capital (New York), a private equity firm affiliated with Mitsubishi Corp., has purchased a stake in Compass Chemical (Smyrna, GA), a maker of organophosphates. Terms of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/One-Rock-Capital-buys-stake-in-Compass-Chemical_68755.html
March 20, 2015
Albemarle has entered into discussions with its Mideast partner Ali & Sons Oilfield Supplies & Services (ASOS) to construct a manufacturing facility for fluidized catalytic...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Albemarle-plans-Mideast-FCC-plant-scales-back-mineral-FR_68756.html
March 20, 2015
Antioxidants maker Addivant, owned by private equity firm SK Capital (New York), on 17 March named John Steitz CEO. Steitz was most recently COO at PQ Corp. and has served as COO of Albemarle and CEO of Avantor Performance Materials....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/SK-Capitals-Addivant-antioxidants-unit-names-PQ-exec-as-CEO_68757.html
March 20, 2015
LSB Industries (Oklahoma City) has begun a search to fill a new position on its senior management team, president of the LSB chemical business. “We’ve made significant...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/LSB-starts-search-for-head-of-chemical-business_68758.html
March 20, 2015
Canexus (Calgary, AB) says that it has engaged a financial adviser to explore the potential sale of Canexus’s chlor-alkali operation at North Vancouver, BC. The company says that...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Canexus-explores-selling-Canada-chlor-alkali-business_68759.html
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