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MoU signed between India and Japan for Expansion of Biotech Lab

Biotechnology

MoU signed between India and Japan for Expansion of Biotech Lab

09/20/2017 - India and Japan have recently signed a MoU for expansion of an international laboratory in the area of biotechnology. The agreement aims to foster collaborative research between both the countries. read...

Bamboo as a Feedstock for Indian Biorefinery

India: Biofuel Production

Bamboo as a Feedstock for Indian Biorefinery

09/18/2017 - India's Numaligarh Refinery (NRL) signed a MoU with the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (Unido) for inclusive and sustainable bamboo supply chain development for its upcoming biorefinery in Numaligarh, Assam. read...

John Fowler is New Chief Operating Officer of Piramal Pharma

Appointment

John Fowler is New Chief Operating Officer of Piramal Pharma

09/11/2017 - In his new role, John Fowler will take charge of the company’s global operations. He has also been assigned the R&D portfolio wherein he will ensure that the firm’s customers receive unique and excellent services. read...

Australian Operations of Amneal Pharma Acquired by Arrow Pharma

Acquisition Pharma Industry

Australian Operations of Amneal Pharma Acquired by Arrow Pharma

09/08/2017 - Arrow Pharmaceuticals acquires the Australian operations of Amneal Pharmaceuticals for AUD 17 million. The acquisition will enable the company to accelerate its market reach and also help it to become one of the leading players in the Australian generics market. read...

BASF Inaugurates Pharma Technical Lab

Inauguration

BASF Inaugurates Pharma Technical Lab

09/05/2017 - BASF’s facility is expected to cater to the fast-growing pharmaceutical market in South Asia, with a strong focus on generic drug manufacturing. read...

Articles

Overpressure Protection System Compared: PSV or HIPPS?

Safety/Overpressure Protection

Overpressure Protection System Compared: PSV or HIPPS?

06/26/2017 - Protecting process systems from overpressure scenarios — Protecting valuable equipment and piping from overpressure is usually achieved by pressure safety valves. Yet, sometimes, these measures face limitations due to facilities constraints and other factors. High Integrity Pressure Protection Systems offer an alternative approach. read...

NEWS

India and Israel May Work Together for Water Resource Management

Water Management

India and Israel May Work Together for Water Resource Management

The Indian Ministry of Water Resources recently stated that a joint working group of officials from India and Israel should be set up to explore the areas of cooperation between both the countries in the field of water resource management. read...

Essar Signs Multi-Billion-Dollar Transaction with Rosneft

India: Oil and Gas Business

Essar Signs Multi-Billion-Dollar Transaction with Rosneft

Essar Energy and Oil Bidco sold Essar Oil Limited to a consortium of Rosneft and Trafigura-UCP for $ 12.9 billion. The transaction represents Russia's largest ever foreign investment, as well as India's largest foreign direct investment. read...

CPhI India Report Predicts Increased Acquisitions by Indian Companies

India Pharma Market

CPhI India Report Predicts Increased Acquisitions by Indian Companies

CDSCO certification has improved international repute of India, but domestic companies call for urgent Government support to invest in API facilities. read...

Manufacturing in the Spotlight

India: Imtex 2017

Manufacturing in the Spotlight

The Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers’ Association (IMTMA) is organizing the 18th edition of Imtex 2017 and the 19th edition of the concurrent Tooltech 2017 from January 26 - February 1, 2017 in Bengaluru. read...

H2O Alert! Why India Has to Change the Way it Looks at Water

Wastewater Treatment in India

H2O Alert! Why India Has to Change the Way it Looks at Water

The Indian raw and wastewater market is estimated to be around `2,000 crore (about US $ 300 mio) and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 12 per cent during 2016–2021. In this background, we interacted with a few industry players and experts from the sector to more about the latest trends, business opportunities and technologies in the wastewater treatment sector… read...

More Than 8.6 GW in Solar Power Installed in India

India: Energy

More Than 8.6 GW in Solar Power Installed in India

Cumulative solar installations in India have reached 8,643 MW as of September 2016. Mercom is forecasting solar installations to reach approximately 4.8 GW for calendar year 2016. So far installations in calendar year 2016 have reached 3.3 GW. read...

5,5 Billion Refinery Expansion in Nagapattinam, India

India/Iran: Refinery Engineering

5,5 Billion Refinery Expansion in Nagapattinam, India

Big news for Iranian-Indian refinery project: A refinery in Nagapattinam, Eastern India, co-owned and operated by an Indian Oil subsidiary and Iranian Naftiran, shall be overhauled to produce a variety of high grade fuels. read...

India to Get Electricity from Wind Energy in 5 Years

India's Energy Transition

India to Get Electricity from Wind Energy in 5 Years

India will get electricity generated by wind-propelled plants installed in Gujarat and Tamil Nadu in about five years as part of the country’s green energy development programmes, an energy expert has said. read...

AchemAsia Braves Rough Economic Environment

AchemAsia 2016

AchemAsia Braves Rough Economic Environment

The signs pointed to storms ahead, but this year’s AchemAsia travelled the rough economic seas safely: When the halls closed, exhibitors and organizers left with a smile. read...

India’s Energy Efficiency Market at US $ 23 Billions, Says World Bank

Power

India’s Energy Efficiency Market at US $ 23 Billions, Says World Bank

The World Bank has pegged India’s energy efficiency market at Rs 1.6 lakh crore (US $ 23 Billions), four times the Rs 44,000 crore in 2010 against the backdrop of the success of the government’s UJALA scheme to distribute LED bulbs. read...

More Flexibility for Pharma: Why WFI is About to Unleash its True Potential

Water for Inhjection (WFI) in Pharma

More Flexibility for Pharma: Why WFI is About to Unleash its True Potential

The change in European Pharmacopoeia (Eur. Ph.) gives more flexibility to the operators of WFI systems — The release of the membrane process for the production of Water for Injection purposes (WFI) in European pharmacopoeia (Eur. Ph.) opens up annual savings potential for pharma enterprises up to several hundred thousand Euro, at min. the same or higher water quality. The article illustrates what exactly was changed and why in Eur. Ph., what effects the change will have in practical terms and what a good plant for cold WFI production must look like. read...

From Cables to Tubes: Succesful Results for Trade Fair Trio

India: Trade Fair

From Cables to Tubes: Succesful Results for Trade Fair Trio

The sixth edition of the Indian trade fair trio Wire & Cable India, Tube India and Metallurgy India was held in Bombay in October. The organizers are very pleased with this year's results of the trade fair for cables, tubes and metallurgy. read...

Indian Prime Minister Dedicates Three Projects to the Nation

India: Hydro Power

Indian Prime Minister Dedicates Three Projects to the Nation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has recently dedicated three flagship projects including 800 MW hydro power stations of NTPC – Koldam, 520 MW Parvati Project of NHPC and 412 MW Rampur Hydro Station of SJVNL projects to the nation in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh. read...

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