23 April 2018
AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals has signed an agreement to use one of Ineos Nitriles’ chemical products for the expansion of its production of biodegradable chelates.
20 April 2018
Engineering, procurement and construction company CB&I has secured a contract to provide ethylene technology for two Lianyungang Petrochemical’s plants in China.
18 April 2018
Air Liquide has signed a contract to supply hydrogen at polymer materials supplier Covestro’s production site in the port area of Antwerp, Belgium.
16 April 2018
Haldor Topsoe has secured a contract to install its sustainable emissions control technology, SNOX, in Orion Engineered Carbons’ carbon black production plant in Ivanhoe in Louisiana, US.
13 April 2018
US-based natural gas company Praxair has started supplying hydrogen and nitrogen to Yara Freeport, an ammonia plant in Freeport, Texas.
11 April 2018
Saudi Aramco and Total have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to build a $9bn petrochemical complex in Jubail, Saudi Arabia, next to the SATORP refinery.
9 April 2018
Indian company Tata Chemicals has signed a business transfer agreement to acquire Allied Silica’s precipitated silica business in a deal valued at Rs1.23bn ($18.87m) on a slump sale basis.
6 April 2018
The Saudi Methacrylates Company (SAMAC) has concluded performance tests and started operations at its plants for production of methyl methacrylate (MMA) monomer and polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA) in Saudi Arabia.
4 April 2018
US-based industrial gases firm Air Products has boosted the supply capacity of its Gulf Coast hydrogen pipeline network by approximately 40 million standard cubic feet per day.
28 March 2018
AkzoNobel has reached a €10.1bn agreement to fully divest its Specialty Chemicals business to US-based private equity firm The Carlyle Group and Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC.