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Akzo Nobel Invests in Expansion of Organic Peroxides Plant in Mexico

Mexico: Ingredient for Polymers

Akzo Nobel Invests in Expansion of Organic Peroxides Plant in Mexico

Akzo Nobel Specialty Chemicals has announced an investment of $ 14.65 million in the capacity expansion and upgrade of its organic peroxides facility in Los Reyes, Mexico . read...

Jacobs Wins Contract for Australian Mining Project

Australia: The World's Largest Nickel Sulphate Facility

Jacobs Wins Contract for Australian Mining Project

Jacobs Engineering has been awarded an engineering services contract from BHP for a new nickel sulphate facility located at the company’s Kwinana Nickel Refinery in Western Australia. read...

Asahi Kasei to Build New Spinning Plant for Planova Filters

Japan: Cellulose Hollow-Fiber Membranes

Asahi Kasei to Build New Spinning Plant for Planova Filters

Asahi Kasei Medical announced the construction of a new plant for the spinning of cellulose hollow-fiber membranes for Planova virus removal filters in Nobeoka, Miyazaki, Japan. The measure will increase the annual production capacity by 40,000 m2/year upon completion in May 2019. read...

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Safe Contract Manufacturing With Zero Contamination

Success Factor Containment

Safe Contract Manufacturing With Zero Contamination

01/17/2018 - Contract manufacturers are working with challenging customers and require highly sophisticated equipment. CordenPharma is now going the extra mile. With the construction of a new, fully-contained development lab for high potency compounds, covering all manufacturing process steps for the development and production of tablets, the company is able to achieve unequaled OEL (Operator Exposure Limit) levels of less than 1 µg/m³. This is the first step towards zero contamination. read...

Bluetooth 5 Technology for the Internet of Things

IIoT

Bluetooth 5 Technology for the Internet of Things

01/17/2018 - Bluetooth 5 offers a long range, high speed and extended support for connectionless services. This opens up new IoT applications for the smart environment. read...

How to Power Smart Multivariable Sensor Transmitters

Industrial Automation

How to Power Smart Multivariable Sensor Transmitters

01/17/2018 - Power supplies for smart transducers in industrial applications must meet the highest requirements. This article presents a transmitter design with BLE connectivity for a multivariable sensor. read...

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...

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Praxair Increases Supply of Hydrogen to Motiva Refinery

USA: Hydrocracker Plant

Praxair Increases Supply of Hydrogen to Motiva Refinery

01/16/2018 - Praxair announced that it has expanded its long-term hydrogen supply agreement with Motiva Enterprises LLC. Under this new agreement, the company will increase the amount of hydrogen it supplies to Motiva’s approximately 600,000 barrel per day refinery in Port Arthur, Texas. read...

Plus 5.6 %: Chlorine to Make a Comeback in Europe

Chlorine Industry

Plus 5.6 %: Chlorine to Make a Comeback in Europe

01/16/2018 - 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

01/16/2018 - 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...

Syngenta Announces Appointment of Chief Sustainability Officer

Switzerland: More Sustainable Agricultural Production

Syngenta Announces Appointment of Chief Sustainability Officer

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

Company News

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, ...