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Badger to Provide Technology for Fujian Gulei Petrochemical Plant

China: Ethylbenzene & Styrene Monomer Plant

Badger to Provide Technology for Fujian Gulei Petrochemical Plant

04/26/2018 - Badger Licensing announced that Fujian Gulei Petrochemical has selected their proprietary technologies for a 600 KTA grassroots ethylbenzene / styrene monomer (EB/SM) plant being built in Gulei Economic Development Zone, Zhangzhou City, China. read...

Shell Announces Investment in Deep-Water Development

USA: Offshore Project

Shell Announces Investment in Deep-Water Development

04/25/2018 - Shell Offshore announced the final investment decision for Vito, a deep-water development in the US Gulf of Mexico. This decision sets in motion the construction and fabrication of a new, simplified host design and subsea infrastructure. read...

Saudi Aramco and Total Plan to Jointly Buy Saudi Fuel Stations

Saudi Arabia: Joint Strategy

Saudi Aramco and Total Plan to Jointly Buy Saudi Fuel Stations

04/25/2018 - Saudi Arabian Oil and Total are said to consider jointly buying businesses such as Tas’helat Marketing to gain access to networks of retail fuel stations in the Gulf kingdom, according to people with knowledge of the matter. read...

Total and Google Join Forces to Develop AI Solution

Artificial Intelligence and Geoscience

Total and Google Join Forces to Develop AI Solution

04/25/2018 - Total and Google Cloud have signed an agreement to jointly develop artificial intelligence (AI) solutions applied to subsurface data analysis for oil and gas exploration and production. read...

Mirror Mirror on the Wall, Who is the Most Innovative of Them All?

Innovation Award at Achema 2018

Mirror Mirror on the Wall, Who is the Most Innovative of Them All?

04/25/2018 - It’s happening once again at Achema in Frankfurt: From June 11th to 15th the exhibition of process and chemical industries is being held at the world’s biggest process industry fair. PROCESS Worldwide is showing the most innovative products in eleven categories. In this article we have summarised which enterprises will be nominated and what a product has to do to stand a chance for one of the prestigious awards. read...

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Brexit is Here to Stay – But Where is the Industry Heading for?

What the Brexit Means for the Industry

Brexit is Here to Stay – But Where is the Industry Heading for?

04/13/2018 - As the United Kingdom gets ready to leave the European Union, there are infinite questions about how will business be impacted post the exit. Hannover Messe provides industry players with the opportunity to interact with high profile leaders in order to get first hand information about diverse business aspects of the deal. read...

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Water Efficiency in the Chemicals Industry in the Focus

Ifat 2018

Water Efficiency in the Chemicals Industry in the Focus

From May 14 to 18, 2018, the world's leading trade fair for water, sewage, waste and raw materials management, Ifat, will take place in Munich. The exhibitors and an extensive framework programme will provide information about new developments for an optimized water supply and the treatment of wastewater and liquid waste. read...

Shell to Sell its Argentinian Downstream Business to Raízen

Argentina: Divestment Programme

Shell to Sell its Argentinian Downstream Business to Raízen

Shell has sold its Downstream business in Argentina to Raízen for $ 0.95 billion in cash. The sale includes the Buenos Aires Refinery, around 645 retail stations, liquefied petroleum gas, marine fuels, aviation fuels, bitumen, chemicals and lubricants businesses, as well as supply and distribution activities in the country. read...

Nestlé Opens Two New Consumer Healthcare Factories

China: Food for Special Medical Purposes

Nestlé Opens Two New Consumer Healthcare Factories

Nestlé inaugurated two new factories in the China Medical City in Taizhou, Jiangsu Province. The factories will meet the needs of consumers for Foods for Special Medical Purposes (FSMP) and skin care products. read...