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  1. Brightmark Energy Launches Central Washington’s First Dairy Biogas Project
    4/5/2019

    Brightmark Energy, a San Francisco-based waste and energy development company, recently launched a biogas project in Yakima County, Washington, that will convert 150,000 gallons per day of dairy waste from up to 7,000 cows into 160,000 MMBtu of renewable natural gas (RNG) – the equivalent of 1.4 million gallons of gasoline – and other products each year

  2. Petrochemical Update EXCLUSIVE: Claim A Complimentary Pass To The US Petrochemical Industry’s Leading Meeting
    4/5/2019

    Renowned as the most significant meeting place for Petrochemical & Chemical professionals in the US Northeast, this June the Northeast US Petrochemical Conference & Expo 2019 (June 20-21st, Pittsburgh) will bring together 1600+ of the downstream industries' biggest names under one roof to identify, discuss and overcome the industries top issues

  3. Vantage Specialty Chemicals Signs Definitive Agreement To Acquire Textron Plimon, S.L.U. Natural Oils Business
    4/3/2019

    H.I.G. Capital, LLC ("H.I.G."), a leading global private equity investment firm with over $30 billion of equity capital under management, is pleased to announce that its portfolio company, Vantage Specialty Chemicals Holdings, Inc. (“Vantage” or the “Company”), a leading, vertically-integrated provider of naturally derived ingredients, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Textron Plimon, S.L.U. Natural Oils Business (“Textron”). Textron is a leading manufacturer, processor and specialty formulator of natural oils for the personal

  4. aspenONE Version 11 Software Targets Improved Customer Profitability
    4/2/2019

    Aspen Technology, Inc., the asset optimization software company, recently announced the general availability of the aspenONE Version 11 software release

  5. Caloris Engineering Acquires Seitz Stainless
    4/2/2019

    Caloris Engineering, LLC, a provider of membrane, evaporation and drying technology headquartered in Easton, Md., recently announced that it has acquired equipment fabricator Seitz Stainless of Avon, Minn., to be operated as a wholly owned subsidiary.

  6. Spectrum Chemical Partners With Macco Organiques To Provide Multicompendial Inorganic Salts For Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing
    4/2/2019

    Spectrum Chemical Mfg. Corp., a leading global manufacturer and distributor of fine chemicals, laboratory equipment and supplies, announced recently that the Company will distribute raw materials for use in biopharmaceutical manufacturing from Macco Organiques

  7. ExxonMobil Invests In Singapore Integrated Complex To Upgrade Product Slate To Higher-Value Lube Base Stocks, Distillates
    4/2/2019

    ExxonMobil said recently that it has made a final investment decision on a multi-billion dollar expansion of its integrated manufacturing complex in Singapore to convert fuel oil and other bottom-of-the-barrel crude products into higher-value lube base stocks and distillates.

  8. Energy Transfer Eyes Growth Opportunities In China’s Growing Demand For Ethane And Liquid Natural Gas
    4/1/2019

    Energy Transfer LP announced recently it is expanding its presence in China to meet growing demand for ethane and liquid natural gas products by opening an office in Beijing, the first office for Energy Transfer outside the United States

  9. PPG Scientists, Process Honored With 2019 American Chemical Society ‘Heroes of Chemistry’ Award
    4/1/2019

    PPG (NYSE: PPG) today announced that a team of automotive OEM coatings scientists are the recipients of the American Chemical Society (ACS) 2019 Heroes of Chemistry Award for the discovery and development of the B1:B2™ Compact Paint System. The B1:B2 Compact Paint System enables customers to reduce the number of steps necessary to paint a vehicle by eliminating the primer layer, therefore removing the need for a dedicated primer booth and all related processing.

  10. MHI Technology Selected For Rovuma LNG Project, Mozambique
    4/1/2019

    Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) said recently that it has reached an agreement with ExxonMobil and its co-venture partners to supply H-100 gas turbine and compressor packages for the Rovuma LNG Phase 1 project in Mozambique