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14.08.2018

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Sabic and Nottingham Spirk to Cooperate On Development of New End-User Products

By investing in new applications and methods of collaboration, Sabic intends to expand its activities across the industry value chain. As part of this, the company's specialties business announced that it is accelerating its efforts to create end-user market pull by engaging with...

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27.03.2018

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Worldwide Plant Engineering: A Growing Market – With Growing Challenges

Chemical companies are filling up plant order books: Between 2005 and 2015, global investment in the sector increased by nearly a factor of three and currently stands at more than $ 200 billion. Most of these plants are based on conventional design and construction, but the engin...

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11.02.2018

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Ibn Sina Commences Commercial Production of Polyacetal

Sabic affiliate, Ibn Sina, a 50-50 joint venture with CTE, has started up its polyacetal facility in Jubail. The facility is the first plant in Middle East and Africa.

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23.01.2018

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Sadara to Supply German-Saudi JV with Ethylene Oxide and Propylene Oxide

Sadara has signed an agreement to supply Sadig-Ilco, a new Saudi-German joint venture that produces various specialty chemicals based on Ethylene Oxide (EO) and Propylene Oxide (PO).

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28.12.2017

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Samsung Engineering Awarded Contract by Sabic

Samsung Engineering received a contract from Sabic’s manufacturing affiliate, Jubail United Petrochemical Company (United), for a $ 700 million ethylene oxide–ethylene glycol (EO/EG) plant in Saudi Arabia, to produce 700,000 MTPA MEG.

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18.12.2017

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Sabic Starts-Up New PP-Line in the Netherlands

Sabic announced the start-up of its new Polypropylene (PP) extrusion facility in Geleen, The Netherlands.

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23.05.2017

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Exxon and Sabic Sign Agreement for US-Petrochemicals Project

Affiliates of Exxon Mobil Corporation and Sabic signed an agreement to conduct a detailed study of the proposed Gulf Coast Growth Ventures project in Texas and begin planning for front-end engineering and design work.

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24.04.2017

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Exxon Mobil and Sabic Select San Patricio County as Location for New Plastics Manufacturing Facility

Exxon Mobil and Sabic announced they have selected the San Patricio County site as their location to build its $ 10 billion plastics manufacturing complex on the South Texas Gulf Coast.

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25.01.2017

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Sabic Eyes Exxon Mobile Venture in the US

Reuters reports that Sabic said it was studying whether to build a petrochemical complex on the US Gulf Coast with an Exxon affiliate.

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15.09.2016

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Sabic to Sell Polymershapes Business

Sabic has entered into a share purchase agreement to divest its Polymershapes distribution business to Blackfriars, a privately-held investment company.

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26.07.2016

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Petrochemical Joint Venture on Gulf Coast

Sabic and an affiliate of Exxon Mobil are considering the potential development of a jointly owned petrochemical complex on the US Gulf Coast.

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30.06.2016

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Saudi Arabia Plans to Diversify Petrochemical Industry

Saudi Aramco and Saudi Arabian Basic Industries Corporation (Sabic) have signed heads of agreement to conduct a feasibility study on the development of a fully integrated crude oil-to-chemicals complex to be located in Saudi Arabia.

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01.02.2016

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Sadara 97 % Complete: Mega–Project Searches Firms for its Plas Chem Park

Sadara takes the next step: After the start-up of the first Solution Polyethylene facility in the Middle East in December, the Saudi–American mega-JV displayed a broad portfolio of performance chemicals and plastics products as well as the latest development of its Plas Chem Park...

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14.07.2015

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Saudi Chemical Industry Plans Further Invests

Saudi–Arabia's chemical industry is expanding at a rapid scale: Sadara just signed a multi-billion energy cooperation and Sabic plans a new joint–venture for polyethylene in Asia.

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13.02.2015

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Sabic and Cipet Join Forces

Sabic, a leading petrochemical company, has entered into partnership with the Central Institute of Plastics Engineering & Technology (CIPET), under the Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers.

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09.01.2015

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Safco Completes Work on Urea Plant

Saudi Arabian Fertiliser new urea plant, at its industrial complex in Jubail, has been completed, expecting to produce 1.1 million tonnes of urea annually.

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16.05.2014

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Sabic Plans to Turn Crude into Chemicals

Saudi Basic Industries, better known as Sabic, plan a new oil-to-chemicals (OTC) mega-plant: The project shall help to turn Saudi Arabia into a technology leader in the petrochemical industry, the company stated.

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21.03.2011

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SABIC and ExxonMobil Elastomers Project Joint Venture Moves Into FEED Stage

Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) and affiliates of ExxonMobil Chemical announced that work on their proposed elastomers project joint venture has moved fully into Front-End Engineering and Design (FEED).

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24.03.2010

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Chinese Project

Sabic and Sinopec have signed financing agreements totalling $ 2.68 billion, including $ 1.8 billion long-term financing, plus an additional $ 880 million in working capital facilities to finance its petrochemical complex in Tianjin/China, that is owned jointly by Sabic and Sinop...

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