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Plus 5.6 %: Chlorine to Make a Comeback in Europe

Chlorine Industry

Plus 5.6 %: Chlorine to Make a Comeback in Europe

Water, Pharmaceuticals and polymers are pushing the demand for chlorine. Especially output in Europe grew considerably, despite the end of mercury based production in December. read...

Hydrocarbons Discovered by Exxon Mobil Onshore Papua New Guinea

Oil & Gas

Hydrocarbons Discovered by Exxon Mobil Onshore Papua New Guinea

The company is continuing its active onshore and offshore exploration programmes in an effort to provide additional resources to expand existing and planned development projects. read...

Pharma Market to Grow in Generics and Biosimilars: CPhI Report

Japan: Pharmaceuticals Scenario

Pharma Market to Grow in Generics and Biosimilars: CPhI Report

The year 2018 is expected to be a transformative year for the Japanese pharma industry, predicts a newly released CPhI report. Over the years, the country has excelled in projected growth and competitiveness. read...

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Looming on the Horizon: 32nd Achema Adresses Tomorrow's Challenges

Achema 2018 Outlook

Looming on the Horizon: 32nd Achema Adresses Tomorrow's Challenges

01/16/2018 - Considering today’s work pace an event mid 2018 feels pretty far away. But — then again … read...

Can a Process Plant stay Forever Young?

Plant Engineering

Can a Process Plant stay Forever Young?

12/20/2017 - Stimuli for plant engineering and operation from service life consideration to wear and fatigue models — How long is the service life of your plant? A recent Dechema event tracked down the links between maintenance, diagnostics and analytical procedures … Also present: Materials specialists, new guidelines and impulses from practice. Lifelong learning for the service life of the plant and a call for individual responsibility. How realistic is the zero-error-plant? read...

How to Benefit from CFD Simulation

How to Benefit from CFD Simulation

12/15/2017 - CFD Simulation in Chemical Reaction Engineering — The goal of reaction engineering is to optimize transport processes (heat transfer, mass transfer and mixing) in order to improve yield/conversion of desired products whilst ensuring the safe operation of the reactor. CFD simulation can help maximizing yield while minimizing costs. read...

Going Green: Decarbonisation Becomes the Billion-Dollar Chance for Chemicals

Decarbonisation Scenarios for the Chemical Industry

Going Green: Decarbonisation Becomes the Billion-Dollar Chance for Chemicals

11/16/2017 - Is it the end of the oil era? A vision for the decarbonisation of the chemical industry — Chemistry could become almost neutral to climate by 2050, as recent studies show. The price would be, however, enormous: Up to a tenfold of the current investment volume per year had to be pumped into alternative raw materials and process development. Is the dream of green chemicals over before it even began? How realistic is the decoupling of fossil raw materials overall? And what could be done now? read...

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Syngenta Announces Appointment of Chief Sustainability Officer

Switzerland: More Sustainable Agricultural Production

Syngenta Announces Appointment of Chief Sustainability Officer

01/15/2018 - Syngenta has appointed Alexandra Brand, previously Regional Director for Europe, Africa and Middle East, to the new position of Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO). read...

CAC Awarded Contract for the Construction of a Sodium Hydrogen Carbonate Crystallization Plant

Germany: Turnkey Project

CAC Awarded Contract for the Construction of a Sodium Hydrogen Carbonate Crystallization Plant

01/15/2018 - Chemieanlagenbau Chemnitz (CAC) has signed a contract with Ciech Soda Deutschland for the construction of a turnkey crystallization plant. read...

Enterprise Products Expands Natural Gas Processing and Butane Isomerization Capacities

USA: Midstream Energy Services

Enterprise Products Expands Natural Gas Processing and Butane Isomerization Capacities

01/14/2018 - Enterprise Products Partners plans to add 300 million cubic feet per day (MMcf/d) of incremental capacity at its cryogenic natural gas processing facility under construction near Orla, Texas in Reeves County. The partnership also announced plans to expand its butane isomerization facility at its complex in Mont Belvieu, Texas. read...

Asahi Kasei Expands Global Capacity for LIB Separators

USA/Japan: Li-Ion Battery Separators

Asahi Kasei Expands Global Capacity for LIB Separators

Asahi Kasei will increase production capacity for Celgard and Hipore Li-ion battery (LIB) separator at its plants in North Carolina, the US, and Shiga, Japan, respectively. read...

Jacobs to Provide Further EPCM Services for BP's Khazzan Project in Oman

Oman: Tight Gas Project

Jacobs to Provide Further EPCM Services for BP's Khazzan Project in Oman

Jacobs Engineering has been selected by BP to provide engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services for the Phase 2 of the Khazzan Project in the Sultanate of Oman. read...

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ContiTech Schlauch GmbH

Hose Solution from ContiTech for Safely Transporting Hydraulic Oil and Compressed Air

Hoses and hose lines are the backbones of modern industry. They are ideal wherever flexible transport connections are required for gases, ...

Freeman Technology Ltd

Optimising Powder Processes at Analytica 2018

Powder characterisation specialists, Freeman Technology, will be exhibiting at Analytica for the first time in Hall A2 Stand 423 (10 – 13 April 2018, ...

Freeman Technology Ltd

Applications of the FT4 Powder Rheometer in Additive Manufacturing

Freeman Technology is pleased to announce the release of ‘Applications of the FT4 in Additive Manufacturing’. ...

NETZSCH Pumpen & Systeme GmbH

NETZSCH exhibits at Biogas Infotage 2018 in Ulm:

Full Service in Place: Maintenance in less than half the time

Freeman Technology Ltd

Season's Greetings

Season's Greetings and a Happy New Year from all at Freeman Technology. We wish you a prosperous 2018 and look forward to working with you in the coming year. ...

Freeman Technology Ltd

New Uniaxial Powder Tester Brochure

The Uniaxial Powder Tester from Freeman Technology is a unique stand-alone uniaxial shear tester for simple, ...