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Gas Specialist Invests 100 Million Dollar in Delaware

Industrial Gases

Gas Specialist Invests 100 Million Dollar in Delaware

09/27/2016 - Linde ramps up the liquid/gaseous product capabilities of its Delaware plant with an investment worth over US $ 100 million. read...

Julphar Has Chosen Ima Equipment for its New Plant in Saudi Arabia

Advantage for One Stop Shop

Julphar Has Chosen Ima Equipment for its New Plant in Saudi Arabia

09/26/2016 - Starting from raw material transfer through closed systems, the production concept combines recipe management with minimal operator intervention, automated cleaning to avoid cross-contamination, and in-process control systems to ensure consistent product quality. read...

PCIC Europe

Ahoy Ex-Zones! Explosion Protection Equipments Sets Sails for Hazardous Waters

Explosion Protection

Ahoy Ex-Zones! Explosion Protection Equipments Sets Sails for Hazardous Waters

08/24/2016 - A fire fighting vessel in the heart of Europe's industrial and chemical clusters needs special equipment: Equipped with specialised technology, Europe’s latest high-tech fire-fighting boat is able to work in hazardous atmospheres, fighting fires, explosions and chemical accidents. Its secret? Explosion-protected electrical equipment and lighting by technology specialists Eaton. read...

Petrochemical Industry has Projects Worth 162 Billion in the Pipeline: Iran, China and US to Become Petro-Hotspots

Petrochemical Industry

Petrochemical Industry has Projects Worth 162 Billion in the Pipeline: Iran, China and US to Become Petro-Hotspots

06/01/2016 - The worldwide petrochemical industry will experience significant growths within the next five years, recent figures indicate – Yet, this growth is not equally distributed: While markets in China, the US or Iran are thriving… read...

Stop the Energy Guzzlers: This is how Pumps Learn to Think!

PCIC Europe: Pump Automation

Stop the Energy Guzzlers: This is how Pumps Learn to Think!

04/12/2016 - Process pumps do not have an easy job, more so in the downstream industry. It is useful to have strong partners on your side in this industry — Be it a refinery or a chemical facility, pumps in all sizes are the ubiquitous workhorses of the branch. However, pumps are also one of the biggest cost factors in the production facility. The technology often does not live up to its full potential when regulated in an insufficient or outdated manner. This is exactly when modern automation and pump management concepts come into play. read...

Pharma & Food

Groundbreaking for Mega Food Park in India

India: Ludhiana Mega Food Park

Groundbreaking for Mega Food Park in India

09/26/2016 - India's Minister for the Food Processing Industries, Harsimrat Kaur Badal has laid the foundation stone of the Ludhiana Mega Food Park that is being promoted by Punjab Agro. read...

Cipla Receives Final Approval for Generic Enablex Tablets

USA/India: Generics

Cipla Receives Final Approval for Generic Enablex Tablets

09/26/2016 - Cipla has received final approval for its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Darifenacin Extended-Release Tablets, 7.5mg and 15 mg, from the United States Food and Drug Administration (USFDA). read...

Insights into the Global Trends that Shape Tomorrow's Chemical Industry

Market Movements

Insights into the Global Trends that Shape Tomorrow's Chemical Industry

09/23/2016 - A snapshot of the emerging trends in the global chemical industry – With multiple emerging regions now steering the course of the global chemicals industry, their internal dynamics will likely determine how the industry shapes up in the near future. read...

Heat Transfer

GE Acquires HRSG Business of Doosan

USA: Expansion of Combined Power Plant Solutions

GE Acquires HRSG Business of Doosan

08/22/2016 - GE Power, a division of GE, has completed the acquisition of the Heat Recovery Steam Generator (HRSG) business of Doosan Engineering & Construction for $ 250 million. read...

Business & Economics

Dubai: Oil and Gas

Why Aramco CEO Amin Nasser Calls for a Transformation of the Oil and gas Sector

09/27/2016 - No more ‘business as usual’: The CEO of one of the world’s leading oil companies says the upstream sector needs to transform itself to stay on top of the global energy industry. And the biggest challenge might be yet to come… read...

24 Billion Dollar Refinery for Aromatics Production

China: Plastics instead of Oil

24 Billion Dollar Refinery for Aromatics Production

09/26/2016 - Rongsheng Petrochemical is currently building a refinery on Zhoushan island that will produce 400,000 barrels-per-day by 2018, and will double this capacity by 2020, Shou Bochun, a general manager at the trading arm of the privately owned company, told Bloomberg. read...

Shell Starts Aromatics Unit in the Netherlands

The Netherlands: Growing Chemicals Business

Shell Starts Aromatics Unit in the Netherlands

09/25/2016 - Shell Nederland Raffinaderij marked the start-up of a new aromatics unit at the large Pernis refinery in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. read...

Water Treatment

NMCG and IOC sign MoU for Industrial Use of Treated Water

India: Waste Water Treatment

NMCG and IOC sign MoU for Industrial Use of Treated Water

09/05/2016 - Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Sushri Uma Bharti has said that a new beginning has been made with the foundation laying of a Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh which will provide treated water for industrial use. read...