Saudi Aramco and French energy firm Total have signed an agreement to commence...
CPCC to study possibility of creating new 1-Hexene unit
US-based Chevron Phillips Chemical Company (CPCC) is conducting a study to explore the creation of a new 1-hexene unit to expand the production of normal alpha olefins (NAO).
Study report says chemical industry contributes $5.7tn to global GDP
International Council of Chemical Associations (ICCA) has reported that the chemical industry contributes nearly $5.7tn to the global GDP through direct, indirect and induced impacts.
Borealis awards EPCM contract for new propane dehydrogenation plant
Austrian firm Borealis has awarded engineering, procurement, construction management (EPCM) and commissioning services contract for its new propane dehydrogenation (PDH) plant in Belgium to Tecnimont, a subsidiary of Maire Tecnimont.
DJA Exhibiting at Interphex
DJA is hosting a booth at the Interphex industry tradeshow, where it will showcase the machines offered by its vendors that cover production requirements across the pharmaceutical and chemicals industries.
Fortrec completes acquisition of aromatic solvents refinery in Ulsan
Singapore-based Fortrec has closed the purchase of the aromatic solvents refinery in Ulsan, Korea.
Bayport Polymers designs polyethylene unit for US site
Bayport Polymers (Baystar) has developed a polyethylene unit at its production site in Pasadena, Texas, US.
Fluor secures EPCM contract for SABIC’s Dutch PPE Plant
Fluor has secured an engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services contract to support the re-commissioning of Saudi Basic Industries Corp’s (SABIC) polyphenylene ether (PPE) resin plant.
Saudi Aramco to buy 9% stake in Chinese petrochemical project
Saudi Aramco has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to acquire a 9% stake in Zhejiang Petrochemical’s integrated refinery and petroleum distillates complex in Zhoushan, China.
Socar Polymer opens polyethylene plant in Azerbaijan
Socar Polymer has completed an opening ceremony for a high-density polyethylene plant in Azerbaijan's Sumgayit Chemical Industry Park.
Solvay files patent lawsuit against Tiangang in China
Solvay has taken legal action against Beijing Tiangang Auxiliary in China on behalf of its wholly owned subsidiary Cytec Industries and Polymer Additives business unit.