Current Headlines

  1. FDCA (Furandicarboxylic Acid) Market Potential By Application (PET, Polyamides, Polycarbonates, Polyester Polyols) Expected To Reach USD 498.2 Million By 2020

    The estimated market potential for FDCA is expected to reach USD 498.2 million by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Avantium’s FDCA production facility is expected to come online by in 2016 - 17 with annual capacity reaching 50 kilo tons by 2017

  2. Linde Nitrogen Liquefier Comes On-Stream At Ohio Air Separation Plant

    Linde North America has completed construction of a nitrogen liquefier at its Delta, Ohio, air separation plant that significantly increases its ability to support the growing demand for the product in the Ohio and Midwest markets

  3. VarTech System’s Hazardous Area Class 1 Division 2 Certified LCD Monitors

    VarTech Systems Inc. has announced the release of our Hazardous Area C1D2 LCD monitor line available in fully sealed & panel mount configurations, in multiple sizes

  4. Chevron, YPF Continue Development Of Vaca Muerta Shale In Argentina

    Chevron Corporation recently confirmed that subsidiaries of the company have signed agreements with the Argentine oil company YPF S.A. to continue development of shale oil and gas resources from the Vaca Muerta formation located in the Neuquén province in Argentina

  5. Primoris Services Corporation Announces Over $262M In New Contracts

    Primoris Services Corporation (“Primoris” or “Company”) recently announced new contracts and work authorizations totaling $262.5M for the period between January 1, 2014 and March 31, 2014, of which it is expected that approximately $7M will have been recognized as revenue in the first quarter of 2014

  6. Sage Midstream To Build Propane, Butane Export Terminal In Washington

    The company will construct a unit-train-accessible rail unloading facility, storage tanks, and ship loading area with the capability to load marine vessels with up to a capacity of 550,000 bbl

  7. Metso Gets Follow-Up Order For Valve Technology From Sino-Venezuela Guangdong Petrochemical Company In China

    Metso has won a second major order for advanced valve technology from Sino-Venezuela Guangdong Petrochemical Company for its 20 million ton-per-year heavy crude oil processing project in China

  8. Kiewit Midstream Acquires Southwest Energy

    Kiewit Midstream LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kiewit Corporation, has acquired Houston-based Southwest Energy, LP. Founded in 2002, Southwest Energy is a natural gas marketing and logistics company specializing in supply aggregation, sales and logistical delivery, primarily in the Gulf Coast, Midwest and East Coast

  9. Foster Wheeler And ENI Renew Frame Agreement

    Foster Wheeler AG announced recently that ENI S.p.A. has renewed for a further two years its existing framework agreement with a subsidiary of Foster Wheeler’s Global Engineering and Construction Group

  10. New Refrigerated Circulating Bath Increases Sample Capacity In Compact Footprint

    A new refrigerated circulating bath featuring innovative headless technology offers researchers working with temperature-sensitive samples a larger bath area than most competing models