Ineos owns and operates its biggest petrochemical complex at Grangemouth, Scotland, which is...
Pre-Operational Checklists Reinvented
When was the last time we boarded an aircraft and thought about what occurs in the cockpit? The activity that occurs before takeoff is meant to ensure that all the steps necessary are accomplished to ensure a safe flight not only for all personnel, but also the equipment. One missed step can lead to serious implications.
Studying the Applications and Characterisation of Gold Nanoparticles by Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis
Gold nanoparticles are one of the most popular and extensively researched types of nanoparticle; a Google Scholar search of the term results in over 500,000 hits.
KBR wins maintenance services contract from Sadara Chemical
Professional services and technologies supplier KBR has secured a maintenance alliance programme (MAP) contract to provide long-term maintenance services to Sadara Chemical, a joint venture (JV) of Saudi Aramco and Dow Chemical.
BASF to expand sodium methylate plant production in Brazil
BASF has announced plans to expand the production capacity of its sodium methylate plant by 30% in Guaratinguetá, Brazil.
China to close Xiangshui Chemical Industrial Park after explosion
China is set to permanently close the Xiangshui Chemical Industrial Park in Chenjiagang where an explosion that occurred last month killed 78 people and injured 600 others.
March’s top news stories
Saudi Aramco is set to acquire a 70% stake in SABIC from the Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia for $69.1bn, ICCA reported that the chemical industry contributes nearly $5.7tn to the global GDP. Chemicals Technology wraps-up the top news stories from March 2019.