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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...

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

01/14/2018 - 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...

Clariant and Sinopec Sign Agreement on Fuel Upgrading Catalyst Technology

China: Post Desulfurization of FCC Gasoline

Clariant and Sinopec Sign Agreement on Fuel Upgrading Catalyst Technology

01/11/2018 - Clariant has signed two key agreements with Sinopec in Beijing. In the first agreement, Sinopec licenses its FCAS series of S-Zorb sorbent to Clariant. The second agreement is the FCC (Fluid Catalytic Cracking) Agency Agreement between Sinopec Catalyst Company (SCC) and Clariant Qatar W.L.L. stating that Clariant Qatar W.L.L. will be the representative for Sinopec’s FCC catalysts to oil refineries in Qatar. read...

Abzena Opts for Sartorius to Equip Integrated CDMO Facilities

USA: Biotechnology

Abzena Opts for Sartorius to Equip Integrated CDMO Facilities

01/10/2018 - Abzena has selected Sartorius Stedim to equip its integrated CDMO facilities in Bristol for the development and GMP manufacture of antibody drug conjugates and San Diego for the development and GMP manufacture of monoclonal antibodies and other recombinant proteins. read...

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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...

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Arcanum to Expand Butene-1 Plant in Baytown

USA: Ethylene-to-Butene-1 Production

Arcanum to Expand Butene-1 Plant in Baytown

Arcanum announced plans for expansion of its Butene-1 production complex. The Company's flagship project, Raven, an on-purpose Ethylene-to-Butene-1 processing facility, is currently under construction in Baytown, Texas. read...

Akzo Nobel and Gasunie to Build Largest Water Electrolysis Unit in Europe

The Netherlands: Hydrogen Production

Akzo Nobel and Gasunie to Build Largest Water Electrolysis Unit in Europe

Akzo Nobel Specialty Chemicals and Gasunie New Energy have joined forces to investigate the possible large scale conversion of electricity into hydrogen via the electrolysis of water. read...

Developments in Modular Plant Building

Whitepaper

Developments in Modular Plant Building

A White Paper Modular Plants, written by the temporary ProcessNet working group, gives an overview on current t and product cycles in the chemical and pharmaceutical industry. read...

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