Integrated energy and chemicals company Sasol has resolved the issues with the acetylene removal system of the ethane cracker at the Lake Charles chemicals project (LCCP) in Louisiana, US.
18 December 2019
16 December 2019
Norwegian chemicals company Jotun Group has started construction on its research and development (R&D) facility in Dubai Science Park (DSP).
13 December 2019
Next Wave Energy Partners has awarded McDermott International a contract to provide technology for its grassroots alkylate production facility in Pasadena, Texas, US.
11 December 2019
The Evonik Wynca Silicon Material joint venture (JV) comprising Evonik and Wynca has begun the construction of a new fumed silica plant at the Zhenjiang New Material Industry Park in...
9 December 2019
Colour and speciality chemicals provider Archroma has announced that its Archroma India unit has closed the acquisition of stilbene-based OBA (optical brightening agents) business for paper and powder detergent applications...
6 December 2019
US-based chemicals company Pilot Chemical has acquired Mexican firm Órgano Síntesis for an undisclosed sum.
4 December 2019
Hatch, a firm that develops lithium conversion projects, has been awarded a contract to carry out pre-feasibility study (PFS) for Piedmont Lithium's lithium hydroxide chemical plant in Kings Mountain, North...
2 December 2019
Officials have lifted a mandatory evacuation order covering the cities of Port Neches, Groves, Nederland, and part of Port Arthur after explosions at a Texas chemical plant in the US.
29 November 2019
Polish oil and gas company PKN Orlens has awarded a contract to engineering and design services provider Fluor as part of its olefin plant extension project.
27 November 2019
Japan-based Mitsubishi Chemical has agreed to acquire US-based AdvanSource Biomaterials’ thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer (TPU) business.