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  1. Solenis And BASF Complete Merger Of Paper And Water Chemicals Businesses
    1/31/2019

    Following the approval of all relevant authorities, BASF and Solenis have completed the previously announced merger of BASF's wet-end Paper and Water Chemicals business with Solenis.

  2. DCP Announces Sale Of Gas Supply Resources (GSR) Wholesale Propane Business To NGL Energy Partners LP
    1/30/2019

    NGL Energy Partners LP (“NGL”) and DCP Midstream, LP (“DCP”) announced they have executed a purchase and sale agreement under which DCP will convey to NGL its wholesale propane business, generally consisting of seven natural gas liquids terminals in the Eastern United States 

  3. Cabot Corporation To Divest Its Specialty Fluids Segment For $135M
    1/30/2019

    Cabot Corporation has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Specialty Fluids business to Sinomine (Hong Kong) Rare Metals Resources Co. Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sinomine Resource Group Co., Ltd., in a transaction valued at $135M

  4. Saudi Aramco, TechnipFMC And Axens Advance Catalytic Crude To Chemicals Technology
    1/29/2019

    Saudi Aramco, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Saudi Aramco Technologies, recently signed a Joint Development and Collaboration Agreement (JDCA) with Axens and TechnipFMC to accelerate the development and commercialization of the company’s Catalytic Crude to Chemicals (CC2C) technology

  5. Gradiant Secures Four Water Recycling Projects In India, Highlights Importance Of Superior And Affordable Wastewater Treatment
    1/29/2019

    Gradiant Corporation, a leader in innovative solutions for industrial wastewater treatment, announces recently that it has secured four Zero Liquid Discharge (ZLD) projects in India via its Gradiant India Pvt Ltd (GIPL) division.

  6. SkyWater Technology Foundry Selects INFICON’s Optimization Software To Enable Real-Time Operational Visualization And Improved Performance
    1/28/2019

    SkyWater Technology Foundry, the industry’s most advanced U.S.-based and solely U.S.-owned Trusted Foundry, has selected INFICON, a leading provider of Smart Manufacturing and process monitoring solutions to the global semiconductor industry, to provide factory performance visualization and work-in-process (WIP) scheduling and move optimization using its Final Phase Systems (FPS) suite of applications 

  7. Celanese Starts Global Acetic Acid Network Productivity Effort With Expansion In USA And Rationalization In Asia
    1/28/2019

    Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE), a global chemical and specialty materials company, today announced that it will initiate the reconfiguration of its global acetic acid production network through multiple value creation steps. Celanese recently announced the planned acquisition of the carbon monoxide production unit from Linde PLC, located at the company’s Clear Lake, Texas site. This acquisition increases our available raw material supply and further enhances the company’s integration position and supports unparalleled operational flexibility. In

  8. Entegris And Versum Materials To Combine In $9 Billion Merger Of Equals To Create A Premier Specialty Materials Company
    1/28/2019

    Entegris, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTG), a leader in specialty chemicals and advanced materials solutions for the microelectronics industry, and Versum Materials, Inc. (NYSE:VSM), a leading specialty materials supplier to the semiconductor industry, today announced that they have agreed to combine in a merger of equals. The combined company will be a premier specialty materials company for the semiconductor and other high-tech industries. Under the terms of the agreement, which was unanimously approved by the Boards of

  9. ADNOC Signs Refining, Trading Partnership With Eni And OMV
    1/28/2019

    The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has signed two new strategic equity partnerships with Eni and OMV covering both ADNOC Refining and a new trading joint venture, which will be jointly established by the three partners

  10. Westlake Chemical Partners LP Announces Fourth Quarter Distribution
    1/25/2019

    The Board of Directors of Westlake Chemical Partners GP LLC, the general partner of Westlake Chemical Partners LP (the "Partnership") declared recently a distribution of $0.4328 per unit, representing a 2.9% increase from the third quarter 2018 distribution