Current Headlines

  1. Smithers Viscient Scientists To Lead Several Discussions At American Chemical Society National Meeting And Expo
    8/19/2016

    Smithers Viscient, a global contract research organization (CRO), has announced that four of the company’s leading scientists will present or lead discussions at the 2016 American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting and Exposition being held August 21-25 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  2. Chemical Distributors Redefine Excellence And Focus On Safety At ChemEdge
    8/19/2016

    Nearly 400 chemical distributors from across the country descended on The Woodlands, TX this week for ChemEdge. Hosted by the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD), ChemEdge is the leading chemical distribution operations and management conference in the United States.

  3. Emerson Signs Agreement To Acquire Valves & Controls Business From Pentair
    8/18/2016

    Emerson recently announced it has signed an agreement to purchase the Valves & Controls business of Pentair  for $3.15 billion

  4. ExxonMobil And Georgia Tech Innovation Could Lead To Significant Cuts In Chemical Manufacturing Energy Use And Emissions
    8/18/2016

    Scientists from ExxonMobil and the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a potentially revolutionary new technology that could significantly reduce the amount of energy and emissions associated with manufacturing plastics.

  5. ACGM And Íntegra Welcome Felsberg And Morrison & Foerster To The Oi Deal Team
    8/18/2016

    ACGM, Íntegra Associados, Felsberg Advogados, Morrison & Foerster, João Cox (former CEO of Claro Brasil) and Mario Cesar Araujo (former CEO of TIM) (the “Team”) announced recently that they are working together on a financial and operational restructuring plan in respect of the Brazilian telecommunications company Oi S.A 

  6. Wood Group Secures New UK Contract With Petrochemical Manufacturer SABIC
    8/18/2016

    Wood Group has been awarded a new contract by petrochemical manufacturer SABIC, in the UK. Engineering design services will be provided to the SABIC Teesside complex in Wilton, UK under the contract, which is effective immediately

  7. Chlorine Emergency At Plant Sparks ‘Shelter In Place’ Order
    8/18/2016

    A chlorine emergency at a water treatment plant resulted in a “shelter in place” order for the immediate area last week.

  8. Hunt Valve Releases Wicket Gate Servomotors For Demanding Industrial Applications
    8/17/2016

    Hunt Valve, a fluid power engineering company specializing in severe-duty valves and components, has released wicket gate servomotors that are custom-manufactured to meet the highest quality and reliability requirements of hydro energy applications around the world

  9. Veolia To Provide Wastewater Treatment System For LACC Ethane Cracker And Lotte MEG Plant
    8/17/2016

    CB&I has chosen Veolia Water Technologies to engineer and procure a wastewater treatment package for a 1,000-kta Lotte Axiall Chemical Company (LACC) ethane cracker and associated monoethylene glycol (MEG) plant being constructed in Lake Charles, Louisiana.

  10. Exova Plays Crucial Role In Development Of New Boron Guidelines
    8/17/2016

    Through its specialist health sciences division, global testing group Exova has played a key role supporting the Petroleum Technology Alliance Canada’s (PTAC) Soil and Groundwater Research Committee on the development of new boron soil-contact guidelines which take plant toxicity into account.