New Article information at Chemicals Technology New and updated information from Article listed on www.chemicals-technology.com http://www.chemicals-technology.com/ en-us http://www.chemicals-technology.com/ New Article information at Chemicals Technology http://www.chemicals-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif February's top stories: Tronox to buy Cristal's TiO2, Air Products to fit gas liquefier http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featurefebruarys-top-stories-tronox-to-acquire-cristals-tio2-business-air-products-to-install-gas-liquefier-5758356/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featurefebruarys-top-stories-tronox-to-acquire-cristals-tio2-business-air-products-to-install-gas-liquefier-5758356/ Tronox agreed to acquire Cristal’s titanium dioxide (TiO2) business for $1.673bn, and Air Products revealed plans to install a new liquefier at its US air separation plant in Middletown, Ohio. Chemicals-technology.com wraps-up the key headlines from … Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Ineos Grangemouth Petrochemical Complex http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/ineos-grangemouth-petrochemical-complex/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/ineos-grangemouth-petrochemical-complex/ Ineos owns and operates its biggest petrochemical complex at Grangemouth, Scotland, which is located on the Firth of Forth, 40km west of Edinburgh. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT January’s top stories: NOVA Chemicals' LLDPE reactor, Huntsman sells unit http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featurejanuarys-top-stories-nova-chemicals-new-world-scale-linear-low-density-polyethylene-gas-phase-reactor-at-its-alberta-site-and-huntsman-completed-the-sale-of-its-european-surfactants-business-5731796/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featurejanuarys-top-stories-nova-chemicals-new-world-scale-linear-low-density-polyethylene-gas-phase-reactor-at-its-alberta-site-and-huntsman-completed-the-sale-of-its-european-surfactants-business-5731796/ NOVA Chemicals' linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE) gas phase reactor started operations at its Joffre site in Alberta, and Huntsman Corporation completed the sale of its European surfactants business to Innospec for $225m. Chemicals-technology.c… Mon, 06 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Port Neal Nitrogen Complex Expansion, Iowa http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/port-neal-nitrogen-complex-expansion-iowa/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/port-neal-nitrogen-complex-expansion-iowa/ New ammonia and urea units were constructed at the Port Neal Nitrogen Complex in Iowa, US, operated by CF Industries Holdings. Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT 2016: The year's biggest Chemicals Technology stories http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/feature2016-the-years-biggest-chemicals-technology-stories-5705758/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/feature2016-the-years-biggest-chemicals-technology-stories-5705758/ Bostik expanded production capacities of its cementitious product at its Seremban plant in Malaysia, and PPG Industries announced an increase in the production of precipitated silica at its plant in Louisiana, US. Chemicals-technology.com wraps-up th… Tue, 03 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Avantium YXY Pilot Plant http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/avantiumyxy/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/avantiumyxy/ Avantium began construction of a pilot project for the production of furanics in Geleen, Netherlands, in October 2010. Fri, 30 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT November’s top stories: Evonik to buy technology package, Nigeria's $340m ethanol plant http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featurenovembers-top-stories-evonik-to-buy-technology-package-nigerias-340m-ethanol-plant-5688012/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featurenovembers-top-stories-evonik-to-buy-technology-package-nigerias-340m-ethanol-plant-5688012/ Evonik Industries to purchase a technology package from French industrial biochemistry company Metex Explorer, and a UK-based consortium and Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation to provide $340m to help build a new ethanol plant. Chemicals-technol… Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Pannonia Ethanol's New Bioethanol Plant http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/pannonia-bioethanol/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/pannonia-bioethanol/ Ethanol Europe Renewables' subsidiary, Pannonia Ethanol, has constructed a €152m ($214m) corn to ethanol plant in Dunaföldvár town in central Hungary. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT October’s top stories: Clariant's polypropylene catalyst plant, Celanese to buy SO.F.TER Group http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featureoctobers-top-stories-clariants-polypropylene-catalyst-plant-celanese-to-buy-softer-group-5670842/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featureoctobers-top-stories-clariants-polypropylene-catalyst-plant-celanese-to-buy-softer-group-5670842/ Clariant has opened its new polypropylene catalyst production facility, Celanese Corporation to acquire Italy-based SO.F.TER Group. Chemicals-technology.com wraps-up the key headlines from October, 2016. Thu, 17 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Incitec Pivot's Ammonia Plant, Louisiana http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/-incitec-pivot-ammonia-plant-louisiana/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/-incitec-pivot-ammonia-plant-louisiana/ Incitec Pivot, through its subsidiary Dyno Nobel, constructed its seventh ammonia plant at Cornerstone's Fortier Manufacturing Complex in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, US. Mon, 31 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT September's top stories: Fluor finishes BASF works, Lanxess to buy Chemtura http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featureseptembers-top-stories-fluor-completes-mechanical-works-at-citral-facility-for-basf-petronas-chemicals-lanxess-signs-agreement-to-acquire-chemtura-5027379/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featureseptembers-top-stories-fluor-completes-mechanical-works-at-citral-facility-for-basf-petronas-chemicals-lanxess-signs-agreement-to-acquire-chemtura-5027379/ Fluor completed all mechanical and associated infrastructure works for BASF PETRONAS Chemicals in Kuantan, Malaysia; Lanxess signed a definitive agreement to acquire US-based Chemtura Corporation, a provider of flame-retardant and lubricant additives… Thu, 06 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Lanxess Butyl Rubber Facility http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/lanxessbutylrubber/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/lanxessbutylrubber/ On 18 January 2010, Germany-based speciality chemicals group LANXESS announced plans of constructing a butyl rubber plant on Jurong Island in Singapore. Thu, 06 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Tatarstan Fertiliser Complex, Volga Federal District http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/tatarstan-fertiliser-complex-russia/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/tatarstan-fertiliser-complex-russia/ Located approximately 1,000km east of Moscow, Russia, the Tatarstan fertiliser complex is the biggest project of its kind in Russia over the past 20 years. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT August's top stories: AkzoNobel's coatings plant, Enerkem's Edmonton facility http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featureaugusts-top-stories-akzonobel-building-powder-coatings-plant-in-mumbai-enerkems-edmonton-facility-gets-iscc-certification-4998708/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featureaugusts-top-stories-akzonobel-building-powder-coatings-plant-in-mumbai-enerkems-edmonton-facility-gets-iscc-certification-4998708/ AkzoNobel started construction of its new powder coatings plant in Mumbai, India; Enerkem gained certification from the International Sustainability and Carbon Certification (ISCC) for its Enerkem Alberta Biofuels facility in Edmonton. Chemicals-tec… Thu, 08 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Invista’s Integrated Nylon 6,6 Polymer Facility, Shanghai http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/invistas-integrated-nylon-66-polymer-facility-shanghai/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/invistas-integrated-nylon-66-polymer-facility-shanghai/ Invista broke ground for the construction of a new hexamethylene diamine (HMD) plant and a nylon 6,6 polymer plant at the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park in China, in March 2014. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Braskem-Idesa Integrated Polyethylene Production Plant, Veracruz http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/braskem-idesa-integrated-polyethylene-production/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/braskem-idesa-integrated-polyethylene-production/ Braskem-Idesa built a new integrated polyethylene production complex in Mexico. The project, named Ethylene XXI, is the largest private petrochemical facility in Mexico. Thu, 18 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Indorama Eleme's Fertiliser Plant, Port Harcourt http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/indorama-eleme-fertiliser-plant-port-harcourt-nigeria/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/indorama-eleme-fertiliser-plant-port-harcourt-nigeria/ Indonesia-based Indorama Eleme Fertilizer and Chemicals Limited (IEFCL) constructed new fertiliser and methanol plants in Nigeria. Wed, 10 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT July's top stories: Emery Oleochemicals expands operations, Grace BASF polyolefin catalysts business http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featurejulys-top-stories-emery-oleochemicals-expands-operations-in-ohio-grace-buys-basf-polyolefin-catalysts-business-4971963/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/features/featurejulys-top-stories-emery-oleochemicals-expands-operations-in-ohio-grace-buys-basf-polyolefin-catalysts-business-4971963/ Emery Oleochemicals has expanded its technical development centre (TDC) in Cincinnati, Ohio. WR Grace has completed the acquisition of BASF's Polyolefin Catalysts business for an undisclosed amount. Chemicals-technology.com wraps up the key headlines… Thu, 04 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Yuhuang Chemical's Methanol Manufacturing Complex, Louisiana http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/yuhuang-chemicals-methanol-manufacturing-complex-louisiana/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/yuhuang-chemicals-methanol-manufacturing-complex-louisiana/ Yuhuang Chemical, a subsidiary of Shandong Yuhuang Chemical, has proposed to construct a world-scale methanol manufacturing complex along the Mississippi River in St. James Parish, Louisiana, with an investment of $1.85bn. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT SaBuCo Butanol Plant, Jubail http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/sabuco-butanol-plant-jubail/ http://www.chemicals-technology.com/projects/sabuco-butanol-plant-jubail/ Saudi Butanol Company (SaBuCo), a joint venture (JV) between three Saudi petrochemical companies namely Sadara Chemical Company (Sadara), Saudi Kayan Petrochemical Company (Saudi Kayan) and Saudi Acrylic Acid Company (SAAC), constructed a butanol pla… Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT