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Wood Group awarded process-controls contract for ExxonMobil ethylene, PE project

Wood Group (Houston) says it is providing detailed engineering, procurement, and fabrication services for the process control systems required by ExxonMobil Chemical’s multibillion-dollar expansion project at ExxonMobil's Baytown and Mont Belvieu plants near Houston....

Weekly chemical rail traffic in North America down 1.4% YOY

During the week ended 21 February, chemical railcar traffic in North America fell year-over-year (YOY) on declines in the United States, according to data released on 25 February by the Association of American Railroads (AAR)....


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Engineering & Construction

Shaw Awarded Contract for Ethylene Expansion in Turkey

The client is Petkim Petrokimiya....

Transportation

Weekly chemical rail traffic in North America up 9.4% YOY

During the week ended 14 February, chemical railcar traffic in North America increased both sequentially and year-over-year (YOY), boosted by strong gains in the United States, but results from Mexico remain weak....

Distribution

Brenntag to acquire specialty chemicals distributor in South Africa

Brenntag says that it has agreed to acquire Lionheart Chemical Enterprises (Johannesburg), a specialty chemicals distributor in the South African market operating mainly in the food and beverage sector. Financial details of the deal have not been disclosed...

Information Technology

Accenture to provide business and IT support services to Sadara

Accenture, a management consulting firm, and Sadara, a joint venture being developed by Saudi Aramco and Dow Chemical, have signed a multi-year agreement under which Accenture will provide business and IT support services to Sadara, leading to the opening of...

Environmental

UK plastics industry warns that biodegradable carrier bag levy exemption will hurt recycling, jobs

Several sectors of the UK plastics industry today expressed their disappointment that the government is considering to press ahead with plans to potentially exempt biodegradable plastic bags from the single-use carrier bag levy. Such mixed messages implying...











 
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