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Investment in Chinese Powder Coatings Facility

China: Akzo Nobel Opens € 11 Million Plant

Investment in Chinese Powder Coatings Facility

01/17/2017 - Akzo Nobel has officially opened its € 11 million powder coatings facility in Chengdu, western China. read...

Cooperation Against the Hazards of Sand

UAE: Maire Tecnimont Strengthens Presence in the Gulf

Cooperation Against the Hazards of Sand

01/17/2017 - Maire Tecnimont announced that its subsidiary Tecnimont Civil Construction has established a new UAE-based company named Value Technology Engineering LLC, in association with SBK Holding and Geointelligence, part of Value Lab. read...

Revolutionary Vacuum Drying Concept Receives Innovation Award

Vacuum Dryer

Revolutionary Vacuum Drying Concept Receives Innovation Award

01/17/2017 - Drying is a special art, which has to meet increasingly severe requirements. Now Italvacuum was able to convince with its Planex System at Dry Trophy Innovation Award 2016. read...

Eastman Expands Performance Fibers Capacity

USA: Speciality Chemicals for Fibre Production

Eastman Expands Performance Fibers Capacity

01/16/2017 - Following up on the introduction of Avra Performance Fibers last August, Eastman Chemical Company announced that it is expanding its production capacity for the product. read...

To the Last Drop: Clean Oil Production with High Pressure

Oil Industry

To the Last Drop: Clean Oil Production with High Pressure

01/13/2017 - Oil is - and will remain - the key fuel for transport and industries, a valuable raw material for plastics and polymers and the most important commodity. But the reserves that can be developed economically are limited and production cost intensive. Using a new gas/oil separation plant system, it is possible to fully tap natural oil reserves. read...

Recycling Salt from Industrial Wastewater

Germany: New Research Project Conducted by Covestro

Recycling Salt from Industrial Wastewater

01/13/2017 - Covestro and partners from industry and academia are searching for new ways to recover salt and water from industrial wastewater. read...

Petrochemical Plants in Doubt

Iran: Lack of Feed Supply for Planned Facilities

Petrochemical Plants in Doubt

01/13/2017 - IranOilGas.com reports that the planned Kharg Island NGL cannot be implemented because the ethane producing plants that are supposed to supply the feed stock have not yet been constructed. read...

World’s Largest Post-Combustion Carbon Capture Facility On-Schedule

USA: Decarbonization Strategy

World’s Largest Post-Combustion Carbon Capture Facility On-Schedule

01/13/2017 - NRG Energy and JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corporation (JX Nippon) have completed construction, on-budget and on-schedule, of Petra Nova, the world’s largest post-combustion carbon capture system. read...

Contract for Potash Mining Project in East Africa

Eritrea: Danakali Limited selects Fluor

Contract for Potash Mining Project in East Africa

01/13/2017 - Fluor was awarded a front-end engineering, design and optimization (FEED) contract by Danakali Limited in Eritrea for the Colluli Potash Project . read...

Industrial Gases for Methionine Complex

New Supply Contract for Linde in Singapore

Industrial Gases for Methionine Complex

01/13/2017 - Linde Gas Singapore announced that it has signed a long-term contract to supply methane and hydrogen to Evonik Methionine SEA’s second world-scale methionine complex in Singapore. read...