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  1. H.I.G. Europe To Acquire Polyurethane Systems Business From Covestro

    H.I.G. Capital, LLC ("H.I.G."), a leading global private equity investment firm with over €26 billion of equity capital under management, is pleased to announce that an affiliate has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the European Polyurethane Systems Business (the “Company”) in a carve-out transaction from Covestro AG. The transaction is subject to clearing by the relevant antitrust authorities with closing anticipated for the second half of 2019. The European Polyurethane Systems Business operates

  2. HTX Labs Partners With Solvay GBU Peroxides North America To Develop Virtual Reality Training Simulations

    HTX Labs, LLC, the creator of enterprise immersive training simulations and technology for global business entities and government institutes, and Solvay GBU Peroxides North America, an industry leader in advanced materials and specialty chemicals, announced today a joint agreement to create a line of Virtual Reality (VR) training programs focused on hazardous material handling and industrial procedures to support the chemical industry

  3. Cleansorb ORCA For OBM Well Treatments Increase Production And Water Injectivity Offshore Middle East

    Cleansorb, a leading provider of patented chemical well treatments that enhance hydrocarbon production for the international oil and gas industry, recently announced that following a series of successful ORCA for OBM treatments on offshore oil production wells and a water injection well drilled with OBM, increased production and water injectivity have been achieved on behalf of a major operator in the Middle East.

  4. INVISTA And Koch-Glitsch Expand Partnership To Offer Innovative ExoS Technology To Achieve 10 ppm Sulfur Limit In Gasoline Blendstock While Minimizing Octane Loss

    INVISTA Performance Technologies (IPT) and Koch-Glitsch, affiliates of Koch Industries Inc., announced recently an expansion of their partnership to offer the proprietary ExoS technology to customers

  5. Water Quality Sensor Market Worth USD 1.2 Billion, At 7% CAGR During 2019-2023 | Technavio

    According to Technavio Research Report "Global Water Quality Sensor Market by application (groundwater, drinking water, wastewater, aquaculture, coastal, laboratory, and other applications) and geographic regions (APAC, North America, Europe, South America, and MEA) is witnessed to grow USD 1.2 billion, at a CAGR of 7% from 2019 to 2023 

  6. ExxonMobil, SABIC To Proceed With Gulf Coast Growth Ventures Project

    ExxonMobil and SABIC recently announced the decision to proceed with the construction of a chemical facility and a 1.8 million metric ton ethane steam cracker in San Patricio County, Texas, leading to thousands of high-paying jobs and billions in economic output.

  7. PQ Group Holdings To Participate in 2019 VRP Global Materials Conference On June 18

    PQ Group Holdings Inc., a leading integrated and innovative global provider of specialty catalysts, materials and chemicals and services, announced recently that it is scheduled to present at Vertical Research’s Global Materials Conference in New York on Tuesday June 18, 2019 at 2:50 p.m. ET.

  8. RPM Acquires Manufacturer Of Commercial Joint Sealants

    RPM International Inc. recently announced that its Tremco business has acquired Schul International Co., LLC, a manufacturer of joint sealants for commercial construction, and Willseal LLC, a business that markets and sells Schul products 

  9. Key Investment Solutions Acquires Eco-Friendly Alternative To Chemical Paint Stripping, StripMasters, And Rebrands As BLASTICS

    Key Investment Solutions announced today that it has acquired StripMasters, a Georgetown, Ky.-based eco-friendly alternative to chemical paint stripping for an undisclosed amount, and will invest an additional $2M to rapidly expand capacity at its Georgetown facility in 2019. As part of the acquisition, StripMasters will be rebranded under the new company name BLASTICS to reflect its core business of recycled plastic media blasting. The operational leadership and management of BLASTICS, formerly StripMasters, will

  10. Aspen Technology And Hexagon Announce New Collaboration To Accelerate Digital Transformation In Process Industries

    Aspen Technology, Inc., the asset optimization software company and Hexagon, the leading global provider of engineering software for the design, construction and operation of plants, ships and offshore facilities, recently announced a new level of collaboration founded on a memorandum of understanding (MoU) that will more closely align AspenTech’s conceptual, basic engineering and cost estimation solutions with the detailed engineering suite from Hexagon PPM, to enable a fully data-centric workflow across the asset lifecycle