19 August 2019
Petrochemical company SIBUR has completed the upgrade project of the terephthalic acid (TPA) production facility at its Blagoveshchensk site in Russia.
16 August 2019
Swiss speciality chemicals company Clariant has announced the startup of Hengli Group’s new mixed-feed dehydrogenation plant in Dalian, China, with its Catofin catalyst technology.
14 August 2019
Germany-based speciality chemical company LANXESS has agreed to sell its chrome chemicals business to Chinese leather chemicals manufacturer Brother Enterprises.
12 August 2019
Germany-based styrenics supplier INEOS Styrolution has started construction of its new 100kt acrylonitrile styrene acrylate (ASA) plant in Bayport, Texas, US.
9 August 2019
Engineering procurement and construction company KBR has acquired isomerisation technologies from RRT Global to expand its octane solutions offerings.
31 July 2019
Canadian engineering procurement, and construction services provider SNC-Lavalin has won a commissioning services contract with US-based oil and gas company ExxonMobil/SABIC.
26 July 2019
US-based KBR has received approval to start the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) phase of the Geismar 3 methanol project.
22 July 2019
German firm BASF is set to make an investment in speciality chemicals business to increase the production capacity of Tinopal CBS optical brighteners at its Monthey site in Switzerland.
19 July 2019
Air Liquide company Airgas has opened its new liquid carbon dioxide and dry ice facility in Stockton, California, US.
17 July 2019
Austrian oil and gas firm OMV will invest €64m in the construction of an ISO C4 plant at the Burghausen Refinery in Germany.