21 September 2018
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.
31 August 2018
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.
20 August 2018
Oil company Petróleo Brasileiro (Petrobras) is planning to scrap its plans to divest stakes in Brazilian petrochemical firm Braskem.
5 June 2018
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...
9 May 2018
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.
4 May 2018
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...
2 May 2018
KBR has secured a contract from Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco) and SABIC to provide engineering, procurement, and construction services for the integrated crude oil to chemicals (COTC) project...
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.
14 March 2018
Canada's Alberta Government is set to provide C$2bn ($1.5bn) in funding to support an expanded 'Petrochemicals Diversification Program' and a plan to ensure the necessary infrastructure for petrochemical feedstock.
16 February 2018
Gazprom has signed a primary agreement to supply ethane to Russian company Sibur's Amur gas chemical complex (GCC).