IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Business & Finance :: United States/Americas

BASF to build polyurethane systems house at Geismar site

2:42 PM MDT | September 23, 2013 | —Clay Boswell

BASF plans to build a $42-million polyurethane (PU) systems house at Geismar, LA, the company announced on 12 September. BASF expects to begin construction in the second quarter of 2014 and for the facility to be completed by mid-2015. One of more than 40 BASF systems houses worldwide, the facility will blend PU raw materials to products for the transportation, furniture, and construction industries, BASF says. “This project demonstrates our commitment to the future growth in this region and market,” says Tom Yura, senior v.p. and general manager of...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.


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

ihsCopyright © 2015 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