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  1. Chevron Phillips Chemical And Qatar Petroleum Sign Agreement To Develop Petrochemical Complex In Qatar

    Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC and Qatar Petroleum (QP) today announced the signing of an agreement to pursue the development, construction and operation of a petrochemicals complex in Qatar to produce ethylene and high-density polyethylene (HDPE)

  2. Kemira To Participate In The Development Of 100% Bio-Based Chemicals For Paper And Cardboard Production As Part Of An EU Funded Project

    Kemira has joined a four-year EU funded project which aims to develop 100% bio-based chemicals, produced from renewable raw materials. In addition, the project aims to develop new means to improve production efficiency at pulp mills with higher utilization of wood biomass

  3. MHIENG Receives Order For Large-Scale Polyethylene Plant In Texas

    Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering, Ltd. (MHIENG), and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, Inc. (MHIA), group companies of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) have received an order for construction of a large-scale polyethylene plant with annual production capacity of 1.3 million tonnes

  4. Acquisition Adds Managed Pressure Drilling To Exceed Portfolio

    Aberdeen-headquartered Exceed, a well management and performance improvement specialist, has announced the acquisition of Lowestoft-based Managed Pressure Resources (MPR), adding managed pressure drilling engineering and supervisory services to the Exceed portfolio.

  5. Air Liquide Signs Two Long-Term Supply Agreements With Marathon Petroleum Company

    Air Liquide announced recently that it has signed two long-term supply agreements with Marathon Petroleum Company for a total of up to 900 tonnes per day oxygen for Marathon Petroleum’s Refineries in Texas City, Texas and Garyville, Louisiana

  6. ExxonMobil Synthetics Provides Broad Formulation Solutions To Help Meet Lube Marketer Challenges

    ExxonMobil highlights its cross-functional support teams who focus on helping customers formulate solutions for faster commercialization 

  7. Grace Licenses UNIPOL® PP Process Technology To Hyundai Chemical Co., Ltd

    W. R. Grace & Co. (NYSE:GRA), the leading independent supplier of polyolefin catalyst technology and polypropylene (PP) process technology, has licensed its UNIPOL® PP Process Technology to Hyundai Chemical Co., Ltd., a joint venture between Hyundai Oilbank Co., Ltd. and Lotte Chemical Corporation

  8. BASF And Lutianhua Plan To Pilot A New Production Process That Significantly Reduces CO2 Emissions

    BASF and Sichuan Lutianhua Co., Ltd. (Lutianhua) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to co-develop a pilot production plant, that will significantly reduce carbon emissions and increase energy efficiency in producing dimethyl ether (DME) from syngas compared to the traditional process.

  9. Best Practices In Chemical Plant Safety Panel To Feature MFG Chemical’s Barry Lassiter At Specialty & Agro Chemicals America, September 5, Charleston, SC

    MFG Chemical, a global leader in specialty and custom chemical manufacturing, will send VP Operations, Barry Lassiter, to speak on Best Practices in Chemical Plant Safety, to be held on Thursday, September 5 at the upcoming Specialty & Agro Chemicals America in Charleston, South Carolina

  10. GAIL (India) Ltd Produces Metallocene PE On Its UNIPOL PE Reactor Line

    GAIL (India) Ltd has successfully produced Metallocene linear-low density polyethylene (mLLDPE) on its world-class 400,000 MT per annum UNIPOL PE Reactor line located in Pata, Uttar Pradesh, India on 17th January 2019