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Topsoe Secures Order from Technip FMC for Ammonia Plant

India: Ammonia Technology

Topsoe Secures Order from Technip FMC for Ammonia Plant

08/07/2018 - Topsoe has been awarded by Technip FMC a contract for license and basic engineering of two gas-based ammonia plants for Hindustan Urvarak and Rasayan (Hurl). read...

Technip Awarded Contract for Grassroot Hydrogen Generation Unit by Hindustan Petroleum

India: Brownfield Expansion

Technip Awarded Contract for Grassroot Hydrogen Generation Unit by Hindustan Petroleum

07/23/2018 - Technip FMC has been awarded a contract by the state-owned Hindustan Petroleum Corporation (HPCL) for a grassroot Hydrogen Generation Unit (HGU). The undisclosed value of the contract ranges between $ 250 and 500 million. read...

Cepsa to Produce Marine and Power Generation Lubricants in India

India: Marine Lubricants

Cepsa to Produce Marine and Power Generation Lubricants in India

07/21/2018 - Cepsa and GP Global announced an exclusive partnership to manufacture and market Cepsa branded marine and power generation lubricants in India. As per the agreement, GP Global will manufacture, package and import branded lubricant products in India. read...

Phosphate JV Links Belgium and India

Forging Business Partnerships with India

Phosphate JV Links Belgium and India

06/19/2018 - Under a memorandum of understanding (MOU) signed at Achema on Tuesday, Simon India will provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for a 200,000 t/y dicalcium phosphate (DCP) plant to be built by Ecophos (Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium) in Gujarat, India. read...

Tata Completes Sale of Phosphatic Business to IRC Agrochemicals

India: Fertilizer Production

Tata Completes Sale of Phosphatic Business to IRC Agrochemicals

06/04/2018 - Tata Chemicals has completed the sale and disposal of its Phosphatic Fertilisers business and the Trading business comprising bulk and non-bulk fertilisers, by way of a slump sale on a going concern basis, to IRC Agrochemicals. read...

Articles

It’s Time to Skill India!

Indian Pharmaceutical Industry

It’s Time to Skill India!

09/22/2017 - The Indian pharmaceutical industry has realised the need for upgrading the skills of its employees in order to stay competitive in the global market scenario. Under the guidance of the government, various initiatives have been undertaken to educate the youth and make them skill ready for their jobs. read...

NEWS

Akzo Nobel Expands Capacities for Organic Peroxide

India: Polymer-Based Products

Akzo Nobel Expands Capacities for Organic Peroxide

Akzo Nobel Specialty Chemicals has broken ground on a project to expand production capacity and upgrade its organic peroxides facility in Mahad, India. read...

Can Aramid Conveyors Become an Energy-saving Alternative to Steel Belts?

Conveyor Belts for Bulk Solids

Can Aramid Conveyors Become an Energy-saving Alternative to Steel Belts?

What goes around: Longer haul distances are one of the reasons that energy use in mines is increasing globally by 6 per cent per year. It is not surprising, therefore, that mines are looking for ways to counter the associated increase in energy cost. But there is a new material that could help to make conveying minerals energy efficient and reliable. read...

Technip FMC Receives Contracts for Fertilizer Plants in India

India: Fertilizer Production

Technip FMC Receives Contracts for Fertilizer Plants in India

A consortium of Technip FMC and L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering (LTHE) has been awarded Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Commissioning (EPCC) contracts for two state-of-the-art, natural gas based fertilizer complexes in Eastern India. read...

Nord Drive Systems Expands Capacities at Pune, India

India: Automation

Nord Drive Systems Expands Capacities at Pune, India

Nord Drive Systems has committed INR 45 mn (approx. EUR 600,000) to the expansion of its Indian subsidiary. The investment was used to establish a new service area at the company's facility in Pune. read...

Sibur Builds New Butyl Rubber Plant

India: Investment in Infrastructure Boosts Petrochemicals Market

Sibur Builds New Butyl Rubber Plant

Reliance Sibur Elastomers Private Limited (RSEPL) began construction of their new butyl rubber plant, in Jamnagar. read...

Municipal Development Contracts

India: SPML Infra to Supply Infrastructure Facilities

Municipal Development Contracts

SPML Infra Limited has received several new orders for Power Substation, Rooftop Solar Power Plant, Water & Wastewater Treatment, and Municipal Solid Waste Management projects from different states in India. read...

Got Milk? Cutting the Energy Bill of Dairy Production

Thermal Processing

Got Milk? Cutting the Energy Bill of Dairy Production

Energy-aware dairy plant cuts costs – Schneider Electric has designed innovative solutions for the dairy industry, which reduces energy consumption by improved controls through its tested validated documented control blocks. read...

Praj Partners with OMC to Set up 2G Bio-Ethanol Plants

India: Bio-Ethanol Project

Praj Partners with OMC to Set up 2G Bio-Ethanol Plants

Praj has entered into a binding agreement for cost sharing with Indian Oil Corporation on December 7, 2016 to set up one plant each at Panipat, Haryana and Dahej, Gujarat. These 2nd Generation (2G) bio-ethanol plants will have capacity to produce 100 Kilo litres of ethanol per day. read...

Joint Investment in MCA Production

Akzo Nobel and Atul to set up Indian MCA partnership

Joint Investment in MCA Production

Akzo Nobel and Atul have announced their intention to jointly invest in the production of monochloroacetic acid (MCA) in India, which will include setting up a world class MCA plant at Atul's facility in Gujarat. read...

FGD Contract in India

India: Ducon Announced Contract with Wienerberger India

FGD Contract in India

India offers a great potential for FGD systems (Flue Gas Desulfurization) due to usage of coal for power and the new emission norms. read...

Algaecides: Top Trends and Players of a 1.9-Bio-Dollar Market

Water Treatment/Algaecides Market

Algaecides: Top Trends and Players of a 1.9-Bio-Dollar Market

The global algaecides market is projected to grow significantly from an estimated value of US $ 1.91 billion in 2016 to US $ 2.79 billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 6.52 %, recent figures by Research and markets show. read...

Manufacturing in the Spotlight

India: Imtex 2017

Manufacturing in the Spotlight

The Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers’ Association (IMTMA) is organizing the 18th edition of Imtex 2017 and the 19th edition of the concurrent Tooltech 2017 from January 26 - February 1, 2017 in Bengaluru. read...

H2O Alert! Why India Has to Change the Way it Looks at Water

Wastewater Treatment in India

H2O Alert! Why India Has to Change the Way it Looks at Water

The Indian raw and wastewater market is estimated to be around `2,000 crore (about US $ 300 mio) and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 12 per cent during 2016–2021. In this background, we interacted with a few industry players and experts from the sector to more about the latest trends, business opportunities and technologies in the wastewater treatment sector… read...