Current Headlines

  1. MCAA Publishes 2016 Market Forecast
    6/29/2016

    The Measurement, Control & Automation Association (MCAA) has published its Annual Market Forecast for 2016. The report focuses on the Process Instrumentation and Automation (PI&A) markets in both the United States and Canada. Twelve industry segments and product categories are examined in-depth, with a forecast timeline extending to the year 2020.

  2. Navy Bases Contaminated Drinking Water With PFOA
    6/29/2016

    Just north of Philadelphia, two former Navy sites have been linked to drinking water tainted by harmful chemicals. Since 2014 almost half of public and private drinking wells in Horsham, Warminster, and Warrington, PA, have been shut down because of contamination.

  3. Samson Oil & Gas Completes Initial Multi-Stage Acid Stimulation
    6/29/2016

    Samson Oil & Gas Limited: Maris 1-16H Stimulation The Maris 1-16H multi-stage acid stimulation was completed Friday, June 24th

  4. New Lignin Operation In Florida In Final Phase Of Approval
    6/28/2016

    Borregaard (BRG) and Rayonier Advanced Materials (RYAM) have concluded a market, technical and engineering analysis regarding a new lignin operation at RYAM’s Fernandina Beach site in Florida to serve the growing demand for natural lignin-based products

  5. 1366 Technologies And Wacker Chemie AG Announce Strategic Partnership
    6/28/2016

    Silicon wafer manufacturer 1366 Technologies (“1366”) and Wacker Chemie AG (“Wacker”) recently announced that they have formed a long-term strategic partnership that is expected to accelerate growth and create lasting value for both companies in the solar industry

  6. Disruptive Technologies Are Transforming Downstream Industry
    6/28/2016

    Asian refiners and petrochemical players are constantly looking for new ways to improve operational performance and asset longevity. The agenda for the 9th Annual Asian Downstream Week is designed to help them achieve these objectives. It is a two-day, triple stream technical conference and exhibition organised annually by World Refining Association (Clarion Events)

  7. Wison Engineering Awarded EPC Contract For EOEG In Saudi Arabia
    6/27/2016

    Wison Engineering ("the Company", SEHK stock code: 2236), one of the leading chemical engineering, procurement and construction management ("EPC") service and technology providers in China, announces that the Company has won an EPC contract for an ethylene oxide and ethylene glycol ("EOEG") project in the Middle East recently

  8. Colorado Springs Struggles To Meet EPA’s PFC Guidelines
    6/27/2016

    Drinking water is becoming a luxury for 80,000 people south of Colorado Springs, as invisible toxic chemicals are contaminating their drinking water.

  9. Ashland Enlists Distribution Expert HORN To Support Oil And Gas Market
    6/24/2016

    HORN, North America’s premier distributor of specialty chemicals and raw materials, recently announced a new addition to its portfolio of best-in-class specialty suppliers serving the oil and gas industry. Ashland Inc. has aligned with HORN as its exclusive distribution channel partner to distribute all its product lines sold into the oil and gas segment throughout the U.S

  10. What Impact Will Revisions To Toxic Substances Control Act Have?
    6/24/2016

    Americans have come to question their drinking water these days. With incidents in Flint, MI, and constant lead contamination discoveries at schools and elsewhere, it make sense that people are skeptical of their drinking water.