Chemicals Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the web site en-us Chemicals Technology-Updates Lanxess inaugurates €200m rubber plant in Singapore Specialty chemicals company Lanxess has inaugurated its new €200m neodymium butadiene rubber (Nd-BR) plant in Singapore. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT BASF begins MDI production in Chongqing, China BASF has started production of diphenylmethane diisocyanate (MDI) at its site in Chongqing, China. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Asahi Kasei completes Polypore International acquisition Japan's diversified chemicals manufacturer Asahi Kasei has completed its previously announced acquisition of Polypore International. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT BlueCielo Meridian 2015 Now Available Take advantage of the new capabilities of the 2015 version of BlueCielo Meridian. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT New Features of BlueCielo Meridian 2015 BlueCielo Meridian Enterprise is the versatile engineering information management solution with a broad range of features that allow optimisation of all business processes related to the creation, co... Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT ACHEMA 2015: Improving Data Quality for ALIM Thu, 27 Aug 2015 11:17:00 GMT Insight on Information-Driven Asset Performance Download the new ARC white paper and discover:How to save between 2% and 5% of your maintenance budgetHow to decide which data needs to be structuredHow to reduce downtimeHow the Internet of Things a... Thu, 27 Aug 2015 11:04:00 GMT Maximising Absolute Molecular Weight via Synthetic Polymers Malvern's OMNISEC system is a completely new multi-detector GPC system that combines light scattering, refractive index (RI), ultraviolet (UV) and intrinsic viscosity (IV) detectors to generate a large amount of information about a sample simultaneou… Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Nuberg to set up $150m chemical complex for Al Ghaith Industries in Abu Dhabi Nuberg Engineering has secured an EPC contract worth Rs10bn ($152m) with Al Ghaith Industries to develop a chemical complex in Abu Dhabi. Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Messer opens specialty gases plant in China Industrial gases manufacturer Messer has invested €33m in a new plant in the eastern Chinese city of Suzhou, in the Jiangsu province. Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Sumitomo Chemical to set up research and development centre in Brazil Sumitomo Chemical will set up a new centre in Brazil to carry out efficacy trials, research and development, and analysis of crop protection and other associated products. Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Royal DSM to remove 1,000 jobs Dutch life sciences and materials sciences firm Royal DSM plans to cut between 900 and 1,100 full-time jobs. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Clariant launches new sugar-based sustainable surfactant subsystem Speciality chemicals company Clariant has introduced a new sugar-based surfactant named Hostafrac SF 13213, a chemical flowback aid for hydraulic fracturing. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Air Liquide to provide engineering services to Yuhuang Chemical’s $1.85bn methanol plant in US Air Liquide Global E&C Solutions has been awarded a contract for engineering works for Yuhuang Chemical's (YCI) new $1.85bn methanol manufacturing complex in St James Parish, Louisiana, US. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Gevo and Butamax settle patent dispute over bio-based isobutanol US-based biofuels company Gevo has settled a four-year patent dispute with Butamax Advanced Biofuels over technologies for the production of bio-based isobutanol. Mon, 24 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT African Potash signs fertiliser supply MoU with Zambian company African Potash will supply 50,000Mt of fertiliser to an undisclosed company in Zambia, under a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed by the two companies. Mon, 24 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Direct foreign investment in Iran's petrochemical industry will reap benefits, says report Direct foreign investment in Iran's petrochemical sector could result in large returns for investors prepared to take risks. Mon, 24 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT BlueCielo Implemented by Radboud UMC "With BlueCielo Meridian, we've never lost a document." Sun, 23 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Daelim to supply petrochemical technology to Lubrizol South Korean petrochemical company Daelim Industrial has signed an agreement to supply its polyisobutylenes (PIBs) production technology to the US-based chemical company Lubrizol. Sun, 23 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT Axalta unveils new method to assess non-crosslinked components in cured coatings Liquid and powder coatings manufacturer Axalta Coating Systems has developed a new method to assess the presence of non-crosslinked components in cured coatings. Sun, 23 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT