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December 12, 2014
Solvay is increasing ultrahigh performance polymers capacity at the company’s Panoli, India, plant by 25% to support strong demand for KetaSpire and AvaSpire, the company’s...
December 5, 2014
Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Co. (Orpic; Muscat) will invite engineering, procurement, and construction bids for the company’s $3.00–4.00-billion petrochemical project, the Liwa plastics project, in the first quarter of 2015, and the company expects to have the complex onstream in 2018, Musab Al Mahruqi, CEO of Orpic, tells CW....
December 5, 2014
The board of PetroChina-Rosneft Orient Petrochemical (Tianjin) Co., a joint venture in which China National Petroleum Corp. (CNPC; Beijing) has 51% and Rosneft (Moscow) holds the rest...
December 5, 2014
Toyo Engineering has been awarded a contract to commercialize an energy-saving distillation system, Superhidic, that was patented in 2011. The contract is for a distillation column in...
December 5, 2014
Equate (Safat, Kuwait), a joint venture among Petrochemical Industries Co., Dow Chemical, Boubyan Petrochemical, and Qurain Petrochemical Industries, will complete a polyethylene (PE)...
December 5, 2014
Neste Jacobs (Porvoo, Finland) has been awarded an engineering, procurement, construction, and management (EPCM) service contract to build SunPine’s (Piteå, Sweden) tall oil rosin...
December 5, 2014
Vencorex, majority owned by PTT Global Chemical (Bangkok), is expanding capacity for isophorone diisocyanate at the company’s Pont de Claix, France, site. Capacity will be raised to...
November 21, 2014
Atul (Atul, India), a major base chemicals and derivatives producer in western India, is converting its mercury-cell chlor-alkali plant to membrane technology. The company has awarded...
November 21, 2014
Japan Polypropylene Corp. (JPP; Tokyo), a joint venture between Japan Polychem—a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Chemical—and JNC (Tokyo), has announced the expansion of polypropylene...
November 21, 2014
CB&I has been awarded a contract valued in excess of $40 million by Coffeyville Resources Refining & Marketing. The project scope includes the engineering, procurement...
November 21, 2014
Meghmani Organics (Ahmedabad, India) says that its subsidiary Meghmani Finechem plans to build a caustic potash plant at Dahej, India, near the company’s chlor-alkali plant. The new...
November 21, 2014
BP has announced that it plans to invest more than $200 million to upgrade its purified terephthalic acid (PTA) plants at Cooper River, SC; and Geel, Belgium....
November 21, 2014
Westlake Chemical has awarded a contract to Technip for a previously announced ethylene expansion project at Lake Charles, LA. The contract covers detailed engineering and procurement...
November 14, 2014
Indian Oil Corp. (New Delhi) is developing a steam cracker project on the east coast of India based on shale-gas ethane imported from the United States, CW has learned. S. Mitra, executive director/petrochemicals at Indian Oil, tells CW that the company is considering constructing a 1-1.2 million m.t./year ethylene plant at Paradip, Odisha State, that would use feedstock sourced in the United States....
November 14, 2014
Technip has entered into a contract to supply its Technip Stone & Webster ethylene technology and process design package for a previously announced, grassroots ethane cracker...
November 14, 2014
Petrokemya, a wholly owned Sabic subsidiary, plans to expand its butadiene extraction plant at Al Jubail. Sabic has awarded KBR a front-end engineering design contract to debottleneck...
November 14, 2014
Industrial gases firm Messer (Bad Soden, Germany) has signed a 25-year contract to supply oxygen and nitrogen to Hoa Phat Steel, Vietnam’s largest steel producer. Messer will build...
October 31, 2014
Rosneft chairman Igor Sechin and Pirelli chairman Marco Tronchetti Provera have signed a memorandum of understanding that will lead to the production and sales of synthetic rubber in the Nakhodka region of Russia’s Far East....
October 31, 2014
Yara International (Oslo) has announced plans to invest 2.25 billion Norwegian kroner ($350 million) to increase fertilizer capacity at the company’s Porsgrunn, Norway, site. The...
October 31, 2014
BorsodChem (Kazincbarcika, Hungary) says it has started preparing to replace its 125,000-m.t./year mercury-cell chlor-alkali plant at Kazincbarcika with a membrane-cell plant. The...
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