• 14 September 2018

    Silicone manufacturer MPM to be acquired for $3.1bn

    A South Korean investor group comprising SJL Partners, KCC and Wonik QnC have signed a definitive agreement to acquire advanced materials and silicone manufacturer MPM Holdings (Momentive) for around $3.1bn.

  • 29 August 2018

    TechnipFMC secures olefins plant contract in Vietnam

    Oil and gas firm TechnipFMC has won a contract from Long Son Petrochemicals for the licensing, engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning and start-up of the first olefins plant in Vietnam.

  • 9 February 2018

    KBR to build new polycarbonate plant in China

    US-based KBR has received a licence and engineering (LBED) and an equipment supply contract from chemicals manufacturer Cangzhou Dahua New Materials (CDNM) to construct a new polycarbonate plant in Cangzhou...