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February 12, 2016
Covestro is expanding capacity for polycarbonate films at its Dormagen, Germany, site. The company is investing roughly €20 million ($21.6 million) to construct a coextrusion plant...
February 12, 2016
Ajinomoto’s (Tokyo) wholly owned subsidiary Ajinomoto Animal Nutrition will begin producing feed-grade tryptophan in the United States. Ajinomoto Heartland (Chicago), another...
February 12, 2016
Badr-e-Shargh Petrochemical plans to build a world-scale methanol complex at Chabahar, Iran—a new petrochemical hub on the Gulf of Oman. The plant will be the first in the new Chabahar industrial zone....
February 12, 2016
Maire Tecnimont’s subsidiaries Tecnimont and Kinetics Technology have signed an engineering, procurement, and construction contract with Socar Polymer (Baku) for constructing a...
February 12, 2016
Idemitsu Kosan will raise capacity for syndiotactic polystyrene (SPS) at the company’s Chiba, Japan, manufacturing facility. The plant’s capacity will rise from 7,000 m.t./year to...
February 12, 2016
LG Chem has announced that, because of the slumping price of oil, it will scrap a joint venture project in Kazakhstan that it has been in planning for five years. “The Kazakhstan...
February 12, 2016
SRF (Gurgaon, India) is planning to establish a greenfield biaxially oriented polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plant at Indore, India, for an estimated $58 million. The project is...
January 29, 2016
Kuwait is considering two options for its Olefins 3 complex, one with a steam cracker and the other featuring just aromatics, propylene, and polypropylene (PP) manufacturing facilities....
January 29, 2016
LG Chem (Seoul) has abandoned plans to enter the polysilicon business and canceled a project to build a plant. The company announced in 2011 that it planned to enter the business with...
January 29, 2016
Bharat Petroleum Corp. Ltd. (BPCL; Mumbai) has selected Air Liquide’s engineering and construction (E&C) unit to supply Lurgi/Nippon Kayaku ester-grade acrylic acid technology...
January 29, 2016
Supreme Petrochem (Mumbai), the leading producer of polystyrene (PS) in India, has approved a project to convert one of its three PS lines at Amdoshi, India—near Nagothane...
January 29, 2016
Kemira has initiated a preengineering study for additional bleaching chemicals capacity that may include expanding hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) and chlorates capacity in the Nordic region...
January 29, 2016
Midwest Fertilizer Co. (Mt. Vernon, IN) has agreed with Thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions to design and build a previously announced nitrogen fertilizer manufacturing complex in Posey...
January 15, 2016
The official inauguration on 11 January of the 15th and 16th phases of the South Pars gas field by Iran’s president, Hassan Rouhani, will ease the supply of ethane feedstock to several olefin units at Assaluyeh, Iran, particularly the Kavyan 1 and 2 ethylene plants, which will supply six polyethylene facilities along Iran’s West Ethylene pipeline....
January 15, 2016
A consortium of investors comprising the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF; Moscow) and leading Mideast sovereign wealth funds have invested in Sibur’s previously announced...
January 15, 2016
Evonik Industries is building a production plant for specialty copolyesters at the company’s Witten, Germany, site. Evonik says it is investing a “mid-double-digit million-euro”...
January 15, 2016
Hengli Petrochemical Refinery (Dalian, China) has contracted CB&I to provide its Catofin technology, CB&I says. The project scope includes the license and engineering design of...
January 8, 2016
About 400 people, including 80 high-ranking officials from Taiwan and China, attended a groundbreaking ceremony in December 2015 for Fujian Gu Lei Petrochemical, a previously announced...
January 8, 2016
Petronas Chemicals (Kuala Lumpur) has awarded contracts to Samsung Engineering for the engineering, procurement, construction, and commissioning of linear low-density polyethylene...
January 8, 2016
​Unipetrol (Prague) has announced the award of a contract to Linde Engineering for the engineering, procurement, and construction management of the reconstruction work for the...
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