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Armenia looks to resume operations at Nairit chemical plant
29 July, 2015
The Armenian Government is looking to resume operations at a debt-ridden Nairit chemical plant in Yerevan, rejecting calls from the world bank for the uni to declare...
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France receives EC approval to support Kem One’s restructuring
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 The European Commission (EC) has approved the French Government's plan to grant €125m to Kem One, to finance its restructuring...

Plaxica and Invista to commercialise bio-derived lactic acid technology
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 Chemical technologies company Plaxica has partnered with Invista Performance Technologies (IPT) to develop and accelerate commercialisation of its bio-derived lactic acid...

Kuwait Petroleum looks to buy 40% stake in ONGC Petro additions
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 Kuwait Petroleum's (KPC) subsidiary Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC) is in advanced talks to acquire up to a 40% stake in India-based ONGC Petro additions...

Solvay starts up fluoroelastomers production plant in China
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 Solvay has commenced production of fluoroelastomers (FKM) at its new manufacturing plant in Changshu, Jiangsu province,...

Yara and BASF break ground on $600m ammonia complex in US
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 Yara International and BASF have started work on a $600m ammonia complex in Freeport, Texas,...

Bostik opens hot melt pressure sensitive adhesives plant in India
Monday, July 27, 2015 Arkema's subsidiary Bostik has opened a new hot melt pressure sensitive adhesives (HMPSA) production facility in Bangalore,...

Invista to license PTA production technology to Jiaxing Petrochemical in China
Monday, July 27, 2015 Jiaxing Petrochemical has selected Invista’s P8 process technology for its second purified terephthalic acid (PTA) production line in Zhejiang Province,...

Mitsubishi selected to build ammonia and urea fertiliser plant in Uzbekistan
Monday, July 27, 2015 Uzkimyosanoat's chemical company Navoiyazat has selected Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and Mitsubishi (MC), to build a large-scale ammonia and urea fertiliser plant in Navoiy,...

BASF to separate pigments business
Friday, July 24, 2015 BASF is planning to separate its pigments activities into a new global business unit (GBU), effective January...

EC clears DSM’s sale of fibre intermediates and composite resins stake to CVC
Friday, July 24, 2015 The European Commission (EC) has approved Royal DSM's proposed sale of 65% majority stake of its polymer intermediates and composite resins businesses to CVC Capital Partners (CVC), for at...


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Smart Industry
Thursday, July 16, 2015 by BlueCielo Current IT mega trends, including Big Data, Industrial Internet of Things, Mobile, 3D laser printing and Cloud computing have been brought together in a Dutch initiative called Smart...

Strategies for Asset Lifecycle Information Management
Thursday, July 09, 2015 by BlueCielo This drive is balanced against compliance with increasing regulation and the critical issue of mitigating risk. Some industries are building new plants and factories, while others are...

BioAmber Webcast of Fiscal First Quarter 2015 Financial Results
Tuesday, July 07, 2015 by BioAmber BioAmber will report its financial results on Thursday 7 May, after the close of the...

CFIHOS - ISO 15926 Status and Outlook
Thursday, July 02, 2015 by BlueCielo The CFIHOS (Capital Facilities Information HandOver Specification) project is well on its way to providing a practical implementation of the ISO 15926 standard....

CFIHOS 2015: Data Integrity at Handover
Thursday, June 25, 2015 by BlueCielo In May 2015, leaders in asset information management are gathering in the Netherlands for the CFIHOS project, a new global standard for managing engineering information that offers efficiency...

BioAmber and DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products Partner in Synthetic Leather Bio-based Polyol
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 by BioAmber BioAmber announced today that the Flokser Group, a global leader in leather and suede fabrics, has successfully developed an innovative artificial leather fabric using bio-based materials...

Verderflex® Launches its new Vantage 5000 and Steptronic range at Achema 2015
Friday, May 29, 2015 by Verderflex Leading peristaltic pumps manufacturer, Verderflex, will be exhibiting at ACHEMA, Frankfurt, Germany, on 15 - 19 June 2015, in partnership with its German distributor Verder Deutschland....

Particulate Systems Acquires the Subsieve Autosizer (SAS) from HEL
Friday, May 29, 2015 by Micromeritics Instrument Corporation Particulate Systems, a brand of Micromeritics Instrument Corporation, has completed the full acquisition of the HEL subsieve autosizer. The agreement was finalised on 18 March...

A Floating LNG Power Station
Thursday, May 28, 2015 by HEROSE Seeing a new LNG-Barge with HEROSE valves supplies AIDAsol with power after it docked at the Hamburg harbour city, the cruise ship can shut-down its diesel from 2015. This contributes to...

Micromeritics Clients Continue to See Increasing Returns on their Analytical Instrument Investment
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 by Micromeritics Instrument Corporation "As a scientific instrument manufacturer, our goal is to not just produce and supply quality analytical instruments which return tangible value to our clients. We seek to be a strategic...


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