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Maire Tecnimont Wins Contracts worth 730 Million Dollars

Licensing and Engineering

Maire Tecnimont Wins Contracts worth 730 Million Dollars

Amidst the many agreements, the most recent deal which the company has bagged includes an EPC contract by Abu Dhabi Polymer Company (Borouge) for a new polypropylene unit in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The plant is expected to produce a maximum capacity of 480,000 tonnes per year. read...

Saudi Aramco and Kotra Enter into MOU to Enhance Partnership

Saudi Arabia: Business Collaboration

Saudi Aramco and Kotra Enter into MOU to Enhance Partnership

Under the agreement and in line with the Saudi Vision 2030, both the parties will work together in the areas of trade, investment, and human resource development for mutual growth. read...

L&T Awarded Contract from HPCL Mittal Energy

India: EPC

L&T Awarded Contract from HPCL Mittal Energy

The onshore EPC contract comprises the construction of seven cracker furnaces of 1200 KTPA Dual Feed Cracker Units at HPCL’s Bathinda Refinery in Punjab. LTHE intends to make use of its modular fabrication facilities in Gujarat for the fabrication of furnace modules. read...

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Process Skid For GMP-Compliant Manufacture of Nanoparticles

GMP-compliant manufacture of nanoparticles

Process Skid For GMP-Compliant Manufacture of Nanoparticles

06/29/2018 - A microjet reactor transforms pharmaceuticals into nanoparticles that are easily absorbed by the body. Now the patentee has scaled the process from the laboratory process to a GMP plant. The pharmaceutical company got support from a competent plant manufacturer. read...

How to Minimize Fatigue Problems: A Fitness Scheme for Heat Exchangers

Fatigue in Heat Exchangers

How to Minimize Fatigue Problems: A Fitness Scheme for Heat Exchangers

06/25/2018 - Plate-and-shell heat exchangers have become very popular thanks to their high thermal efficiency, compact size and ability to withstand high pressures. But they are also sensitive to metal fatigue. To avoid costly equipment failures and ensure long service life, design, construction and welding must be taken into account. read...

China to Herald the Age of the Plus-50GWh Power Battery

China: Market Report

China to Herald the Age of the Plus-50GWh Power Battery

06/19/2018 - “The First China Power Battery and Energy Storage Conference 2018" with the theme new energy conversion and high quality development was held in Taizhou, Jiangsu province. This conference is co-sponsored by the Ministry of Industry and the Information Technology Institute, CCID Group and Taizhou People's Government. read...

Riding the Wave: Why the Cracker-Boom Is Not Over (Yet)...

Second Wave of US Cracker Projects Underway

Riding the Wave: Why the Cracker-Boom Is Not Over (Yet)...

06/18/2018 - While the first US-megaplants start production, a second wave of cracker projects is rolling in — Shale gas and no end: In 2017 and 2018, the first six megaprojects of US shale based petrochemicals will go onstream on the Gulf of Mexico. But there is much more to come — Is it the advent of an American era after the Chinese decade in plant engineering? read...

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Kurary, GC, and Sumitomo Establish JV for Advanced Materials Production

Thailand: Production of PA9T and HSBC

Kurary, GC, and Sumitomo Establish JV for Advanced Materials Production

07/18/2018 - Kuraray, PTT Global Chemical, and Sumitomo, on July 11, 2018, held an opening ceremony for a joint venture company, Kuraray GC Advanced Materials in Thailand. read...

Covestro Expands Global Film Production at Four Locations

Germany: $ 116 Million Investments

Covestro Expands Global Film Production at Four Locations

07/18/2018 - Covestro announced plans to significantly expand its global film production. In particular, capacity expansions are planned at Map Ta Phut, Thailand, Guangzhou, China, South Deerfield, USA, and Dormagen, Germany. read...

Praxair and Marathon Sign Contract for Hydrogen Supply to Galveston Bay Refinery

USA: Hydrogen Supply

Praxair and Marathon Sign Contract for Hydrogen Supply to Galveston Bay Refinery

07/18/2018 - Praxair announced that it has renewed and expanded a long-term contract to supply hydrogen to Marathon Petroleum Corporation’s Galveston Bay Refinery in Texas City, Texas. read...

Total Partners with Tata to Create Digital Innovation Center in India

France/India: Digitalization Strategy

Total Partners with Tata to Create Digital Innovation Center in India

Total and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) have signed a partnership agreement to create a digital innovation center in India. Based in Pune in the State of Maharashtra, the center is intended to explore disruptive technologies and solutions. read...

Technip FMC to Supply Subsea Services for Petrobras

Brazil: Offshore Technology

Technip FMC to Supply Subsea Services for Petrobras

Technip FMC has been awarded by Petrobras a 3-year master services agreement in Brazil, with a 2-year renewal option. This contract for subsea services covers components for both the subsea equipment and flexible pipelines. read...

Company News

HIMA Paul Hildebrandt GmbH

HIMA-based signaling technology keeps the Luxembourg City trams on track

After more than a 50-year break, Luxtram reopened the Luxembourg City tram, which will eventually run from the city airport to Cloche d’Or business district. ...

GIG Karasek GmbH

Debottlenecking of the evaporation system carried out under the most challenging conditions at Sappi!

Debottlenecking of the evaporation system carried out under the most challenging conditions at Sappi! ...

Freeman Technology Ltd

Micromeritics Instrument Corp. Acquires Freeman Technology

Micromeritics Instrument Corporation, a leading global manufacturer of premium products for advanced material characterisation, ...

AZO GmbH + Co. KG

AZO CONTROLS shows at the ACHEMA solutions around the production control system Kastor

AZO CONTROLS shows at the ACHEMA solutions around the production control system Kastor Kastor has been expanded with functions for automated handling of micro quantities using AZO®RoLog New solutions from the Kastor family of products have been developed for AZO®RoLog – new ro

NETZSCH Pumpen & Systeme GmbH

NETZSCH exhibits at ACHEMA: The pump manufacturer presents three new products

NETZSCH will present its new products for the process industry at ACHEMA in Frankfurt from June 11th to 15th at booth C27 in hall 8.0. ...