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Enterprise Products to build propane dehydrogenation facility in Texas
23 April, 2014
Enterprise Products is to proceed with the construction of a propane dehydrogenation (PDH) unit in Mont Belvieu, Texas, US, following the receipt of a final greenhouse gas (GHG) Prevention...
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Honeywell upgrades RPMS platform for refiners and chemical plant operators
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 Honeywell has revamped its Refinery and Petrochemical Modeling System (RPMS), RPMS 500, which is claimed to help refiners and chemical plant operators to maximise...

Permira to buy German chemical firm CABB International
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 European private equity firm Permira has agreed to buy CABB International, a German chemical company, from private investor Bridgepoint for an undisclosed...

Iran to commence production at four petrochemical plants
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 The National Petrochemical Company (NPC), a subsidiary of the Iranian Petroleum Ministry, is set to commence production at four petrochemical plants before March...

Platform Specialty Products to buy Chemtura’s agrochemicals business for $1bn
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Speciality chemicals firm Platform Specialty Products has signed a deal to acquire Chemtura AgroSolutions (CAS) from US-based Chemtura for approximately...

PolyOne to establish new innovation centre in China
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Polymer materials provider PolyOne has unveiled plans to establish a new innovation centre in Shanghai,...

BASF to construct specialty amines plant in Germany
Thursday, April 17, 2014 BASF will construct a new specialty amines production plant in Ludwigshafen,...

Mosaic to buy ADM’s South American fertiliser business
Thursday, April 17, 2014 US-based fertiliser manufacturer Mosaic will buy Archer Daniels Midland’s (ADM) fertiliser distribution business in Brazil and Paraguay for...

CB&I to provide dehydrogenation technology for Shandong Chengtai
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Shandong Chengtai Chemical Industry has awarded a contract to CB&I for the license and engineering design of a grassroots iso-butane dehydrogenation unit in China....

Nufarm to shut down manufacturing facility in New Zealand
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Agricultural chemical firm Nufarm will shut down its manufacturing facility in Otahuhu, Auckland, New Zealand, a move which will affect 59...

Sika acquires South Korean coating products manufacturing facility
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Switzerland-based specialty chemical firm Sika has acquired a manufacturing facility in Gunsan, South...


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Micromeritics to Sponsor MOF 2014
Tuesday, April 08, 2014 by Micromeritics Instrument Corporation The 4th International Conference on Metal-Organic Frameworks and Open Framework Compounds will be held this year from 28 September to 1 October in Kobe,...

Micromeritics and ETH Zurich Presenting Advanced Porous Materials Workshop
Monday, March 31, 2014 by Micromeritics Instrument Corporation Micromeritics has co-organised a two-day advanced porous materials workshop, taking place in Switzerland on 2-3...

Lewa Contracts an International Cooperation with BP’s Global Projects Organisation
Thursday, March 20, 2014 by LEWA Lewa has been awarded a five-year global framework agreement with BP to supply chemical injection packages for BP's Global Projects Organisation....

Italvacuum Celebrates 75th Anniversary with New Website
Thursday, March 20, 2014 by Italvacuum Celebrating its 75th anniversary, Italvacuum, one of the most known European manufacturers of vacuum pumps and vacuum dryers for chemical, pharmaceutical and cosmetics industries, is pleased...

Rapid-Start Push Buttons for Quick Start-and-Stop Degassing
Wednesday, March 05, 2014 by Micromeritics Instrument Corporation The new Smart VacPrep is an advanced six-port system that utilises a vacuum to prepare samples by heating and...

ABB Introduces New Turnkey Analyser for Polyols and Derivatives
Monday, March 03, 2014 by ABB Analytical Leading power and automation technology group ABB has announced the development of the new MB3600-CH70 Polyol Analyzer, a rugged and high-performance industrial FT-NIR spectrometer for R&D...

Thermal Fluid Systems Releases White Paper
Tuesday, February 04, 2014 by Thermal Fluid Systems Thermal Fluid Systems has released a free white paper on...

The New Frontier of Vacuum Tray Dryer According to Italvacuum
Friday, January 31, 2014 by Italvacuum Italvacuum, one of the most known European manufacturers of batch vacuum dryers and vacuum pumps for pharmaceutical, fine chemical, chemical and cosmetics industries, has developed a wide range...

Introducing the Dura 5 and Dura 7 Dosing Pumps
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 by Verderflex Verderflex introduces the Dura 5 and Dura 7 high-pressure low-volume dosing...

Micromeritics New 3Flex: Innovative, Versatile High-Resolution Surface Characterization
Monday, January 27, 2014 by Micromeritics Instrument Corporation Micromeritics 3Flex Surface Characterization Analyzer is a fully automated, three-station instrument capable of high-performance physisorption, mesopore, micropore, and chemisorption analyses...


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