German chemical company Linde has announced its proposed $83bn merger with Praxair has...
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.
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.
November’s top news stories
BASF has broken ground on its $10bn integrated petrochemicals complex in Guangdong province, PKN Orlens has awarded a contract to engineering and design services provider Fluor for olefin plant. Chemicals Technology wraps-up the top news stories from November 2019.
Air Liquide reportedly plans to put up German unit Schuelke for sale
French industrial gas provider Air Liquide is reportedly seeking to divest its German unit Schuelke for up to $1.1bn as it intends to streamline its operations and focus on core assets.
October’s top news stories
BASF has entered a partnership to study the feasibility of a petrochemical complex in Gujarat, India, Solvay has opened two research and innovation (R&I) centres in the US and Europe to produce thermoplastic composites. Chemicals Technology wraps-up the top news stories from October 2019.
Air Liquide acquires Malaysia-based Southern Industrial Gases
Air Liquide has announced the acquisition of Malaysia-based industrial gas company Southern Industrial Gases (SIGSB) for an undisclosed amount.