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- Afton Chemical completes second phase expansion in Singapore
- August’s top news stories
- October’s top stories: Clariant’s polypropylene catalyst plant, Celanese to buy SO.F.TER Group
- September’s top stories: Fluor finishes BASF works, Lanxess to buy Chemtura
- February’s top stories: Topsoe Iran methanol project, Anellotech catalytic process patent
Afton Chemical completes second phase expansion in Singapore
US-based lubricant and fuel additive producer Afton Chemical has completed a second phase expansion of its chemical additive manufacturing facility in Jurong Island, Singapore.
August’s top news stories
The European Commission (EC) granted conditional approval to the proposed merger between Linde and Praxair, and Petrobras planned to scrap its plans to divest stakes in Brazilian petrochemical firm Braskem. Chemicals Technology wraps-up the top stories from August 2018.
Aemetis to deploy membrane dehydration system to cut energy use
Renewable fuels and biochemicals firm Aemetis has selected Mitsubishi Chemical’s (MCC) ZEBREX membrane dehydration system to cut energy use and reduce carbon intensity of biofuel.
Petrobras may not divest stake in Brazilian petrochemical firm Braskem
Oil company Petróleo Brasileiro (Petrobras) is planning to scrap its plans to divest stakes in Brazilian petrochemical firm Braskem.
May’s top news stories
BASF opened its first construction chemicals manufacturing plant in East Dagon Township, Myanmar; while Specialty chemical manufacturer Lanxess revealed plans to build a facility for prepolymers production at its site in Porto Feliz, Brazil. Chemicals-technology.com wraps up the key news stories from May 2018.
INEOS Phenol to set-up new Cumene plant in Marl, Germany
UK-based INEOS Phenol has unveiled plans to build a Cumene unit in Germany to support customer demand and enhance security of supply for its plants in Gladbeck and Antwerp.
April’s top news stories
Jacobs Engineering Group secured a contract to provide operations readiness (OR) support services for ENCINA Chemicals’ new petrochemical plant in Gillette, Wyoming, US, and Saudi Aramco and Total signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to build a $9bn petrochemical complex in Jubail, Saudi Arabia, next to the SATORP refinery.