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Fluor’s Stork Awarded Five-Year Contract by Huntsman

USA: Maintenance Contract

Fluor’s Stork Awarded Five-Year Contract by Huntsman

03/23/2017 - Fluor announced that Stork, Fluor’s maintenance, modification and asset integrity segment, was awarded a five-year contract by Huntsman International, for maintenance and sustaining small capital projects at four of its differentiated chemicals manufacturing sites in Texas. read...

Technip Awarded Onshore Contract in Ghana

Ghana: Gas to Power Program

Technip Awarded Onshore Contract in Ghana

03/22/2017 - Technip FMC has been awarded a contract by Eni Ghana E&P Limited, a subsidiary of Eni, Ghana National Petroleum Company and Vitol, for the onshore part of the Offshore Cape Three Points development of the Sankofa field, offshore Ghana. read...

Synthomer Awards Pöyry with Revamping Contract

Germany: Engineering Services

Synthomer Awards Pöyry with Revamping Contract

03/22/2017 - Synthomer has awarded Pöyry with the detail engineering services assignment for the revamp of its dispersion plant in Worms, Germany. read...

Oxea Starts Construction of Further Propanol Unit in Bay City

USA: Propanol Production

Oxea Starts Construction of Further Propanol Unit in Bay City

03/20/2017 - Oxea has started to build a second world-scale propanol unit at its production site at Bay City, Texas, USA. read...

Socar Selects Unipol Technology for New Polyethylene Facility

Azerbaijan: Polyethylene Production

Socar Selects Unipol Technology for New Polyethylene Facility

03/20/2017 - Fluor announced that Socar, a gas-processing project of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic, has selected Unipol PE Technology licensed by Univation Technologies for use in its world-scale 600 kta polyethylene plant to be built in Garadagh, Azerbaijan. read...

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Chemicals from the Smokestack: New Developments Turn CO2 into Raw Material

CO2 Utilisation

Chemicals from the Smokestack: New Developments Turn CO2 into Raw Material

02/12/2017 - CO2 to chemicals: What potential has the utilisation of carbon dioxide for chemicals production? — CO2 has a bad image. But can the undesired exhaust gas also be used as a raw material? Not an easy task, yet researchers from all over the world are working hard on turning the climate killer as a raw material. And those, who believe this will remain a thought game played in ivory towers or think that these minor experiments will remain confined to the cellar laboratory are making a big mistake: The first production scale plant is already on-stream.... read...

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Yara Extends Global Alliance Framework Agreement with Fluor

The Netherlands: Fertilizer Production

Yara Extends Global Alliance Framework Agreement with Fluor

Fluor announced that its global alliance framework agreement with Yara Belgium, European producer of ammonia and nitrate fertilizer, has been extended by three years and expanded to provide engineering, procurement and construction management services to support the client's global operations. read...

Sinopec to Invest in Domestic Production of Fine Chemicals

China: Refining and Petrochemicals

Sinopec to Invest in Domestic Production of Fine Chemicals

Reuters reports that Sinopec Corp is planning to increase its investment in fine chemicals at its Maoming-Zhanjiang refining base in southern China. read...

Shandong Yuhuang Shengshi Chemical Selects Lyondell Basell's Technology

China: Demand for HDPE Resins

Shandong Yuhuang Shengshi Chemical Selects Lyondell Basell's Technology

Lyondell Basell announced Shandong Yuhuang Shengshi Chemical has selected the the company's Hostalen ACP polyethylene process technology for a 200 kta high density polyethylene (HDPE) unit. read...

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