German chemical company Linde has announced its proposed $83bn merger with Praxair has...
Air Products partners with thyssenkrupp for green hydrogen projects
US-based industrial gases firm Air Products has signed a strategic cooperation agreement (SCA) with thyssenkrupp Uhde Chlorine Engineers to develop projects supplying green hydrogen.
Borealis receives propylene splitter at propane dehydrogenation plant
Borealis has announced a key milestone with the arrival of the propylene splitter at its propane dehydrogenation (PDH) plant located in Kallo, Belgium.
Containment as the Solution to Avoid Exceeding Occupational Exposure Limits
Health and safety is of critical importance in every industry, but especially so in the Chemical and Pharmaceutical Industries where a multitude of risks present themselves on a daily basis.
Air Products to build coal-to-methanol facility in Indonesia
Air Products is set to invest $2bn to build a coal-to-methanol production facility in Bengalon, East Kalimantan, Indonesia.
Hyosung and Linde to build liquid hydrogen plant in South Korea
Hyosung Group has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Linde to build a liquid hydrogen plant in South Korea.
Linde to build air separation unit for IOCL refinery in India
Linde has signed a new contract to develop an air separation unit (ASU) for Indian Oil (IOCL) refinery at Paradip in Orissa.
Air Liquide to invest around €200m on production capacities in Taiwan
Air Liquide has announced its plans to invest around €200m to develop production capacities in the science parks of Tainan and Hsinchu, Taiwan.
Air Products starts building three nitrogen plants in the Netherlands
Air Products has started building three new nitrogen plants in the Netherlands for Dutch energy network operator NV Nederlandse Gasunie.
Air Liquide and BASF strengthen Antwerp partnership with new contracts
Industrial gases supplier Air Liquide has signed three new long-term contracts with German chemical firm BASF for work in the Antwerp basin, Belgium.
January’s top news stories
BPCL awarded a project management consultancy services contract to Fluor for its petrochemicals project in India, and Huntsman closed the sale of its chemical intermediates and surfactant businesses to Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL) for approximately $2.076bn. Chemicals Technology wraps-up the top news stories from January 2020.