All articles by Rohit Siripuram

  1. Amec to provide services for Yuhuang Chemical’s $1.85bn methanol complex in US

    Amec Foster Wheeler has secured a contract with Yuhuang Chemical (YCI) to provide engineering, project management, procurement and early construction…
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    15 Sep
  2. Yara to sell European CO2 business to Praxair

    Yara International has signed a deal to sell its European CO2 business to Praxair for €218m. The transaction also includes…
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    15 Sep
  3. Solvay commissions sodium bicarbonate plant in Thailand

    Belgian chemical firm Solvay has commenced operations at its sodium bicarbonate in Thailand. Said to be the largest-of-its-kind in south-east…
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    15 Sep
  4. BASF increases tertiary Butylamine production in China

    BASF has increased production of tertiary Butylamine (tBA) at its manufacturing plant at Nanjing Chemical Industry Park in China. The…
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    14 Sep
  5. EPA recommends measures to settle violations at Iowa chemical plant

    The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has reached a settlement with TH Agriculture & Nutrition, Elementis Chemicals and Iowa-based DD#1,…
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    14 Sep
  6. Global Bioenergies and CFBP to blend renewable isobutene with butane gas in France

    Global Bioenergies and the French industry body of gas suppliers, Comité Français du Butane et du Propane (CFBP), have partnered…
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    14 Sep
  7. Unipetrol selects Technip to provide services for polyethylene unit in Czech

    Czech petrochemical group Unipetrol has awarded a €213m contract to Technip Italy to provide engineering and construction services for a…
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    13 Sep
  8. Germany clears Platform’s $2.1bn acquisition of UK chemical producer Alent

    The Federal Cartel Office in Germany has approved Platform Specialty Products’ $2.1bn acquisition of UK chemical producer Alent. Earlier this…
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    13 Sep
  9. Baota Petrochemical selects BP’s purified terephthalic acid technology for China plant

    Baota Petrochemical’s majority owned subsidiary Ningxia Baota Chemical Fibre has awarded a contract to BP to provide its purified terephthalic…
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    13 Sep
  10. Accella acquires two spray foam and coating businesses in US

    US-based Accella Performance Materials has acquired Burtin Polymer Labs (BPL) and Coating and Foam Solutions (CFS). Based in Cartersville, Georgia,…
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    10 Sep