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  1. Davis Refinery Permit To Construct Upheld By North Dakota District Judge
    1/25/2019

    Meridian Energy Group, Inc., the emerging growth refining firm and leading innovator in advanced technology and environmentally-beneficial full-conversion petroleum processing facilities, announced today that a North Dakota District Court has upheld the Permit to Construct (“PTC”) for the Davis Refinery that was issued on June 13th, 2018 as a Synthetic Minor Source

  2. EverZinc Completes Add-On Acquisition Of G.H. Chemicals Ltd.
    1/25/2019

    OpenGate Capital, a global private equity firm, announced today that its portfolio company, EverZinc, a European specialty zinc chemical business, has acquired G.H. Chemicals Ltd., and Microzinc Inc., collectively referred to as “GHC”, a Canadian manufacturer and exporter of French Process zinc oxide products. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. GHC was established in 1974 and is based in Saint Hyacinthe, Quebec. Through its manufacturing facility, GHC produces four grades of French Process

  3. Global Industrial Gas Phase Filtration System Market 2019-2023| Growth Analysis And Forecast| Technavio
    1/24/2019

    The global industrial gas phase filtration system market research report by Technavio predicts the market to post a CAGR of more than 5% during the period 2019-2023 

  4. TechAccel Makes Additional Strategic Investments In Biopesticides
    1/24/2019

    TechAccel recently announced the launch of RNAissance Ag LLC, a new company that holds the exclusive license to RNA-interference technology in partnership with the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in St. Louis, MO. The new company will use the proprietary technology in the development of sprayable insect control measures 

  5. Seismos, Inc. Announces $10.5M Of New Equity Investment Led By Quantum Energy Partners To Drive Growth And Innovation
    1/24/2019

    Seismos, Inc. ("Seismos"), a technology provider for the oil and gas industry offering real-time frac treatment and frac performance evaluation, has secured a $10.5M equity financing led by Quantum Energy Partners with follow-on participation from Javelin Venture Partners, Osage University Partners, ATP fund, Hicks Oilfield and other existing investors. The financing will support the company’s growth and future product development.

  6. McDermott Announces Ethylene Furnace Award In Indonesia
    1/24/2019

    McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE: MDR) today announced that it has been awarded a sizeable* technology contract by PT Chandra Asri Perkasa for the detailed engineering of 8 proprietary SRT® (Short Residence Time) ethylene cracking heaters at the Chandra Asri Perkasa (CAP2) ethylene plant in Cilegon, Indonesia

  7. IRPC Selects AspenTech Prescriptive Maintenance Software To Mitigate Unplanned Downtime
    1/23/2019

    Aspen Technology, Inc., the asset optimization software company, recently announced that Southeast Asia’s integrated petrochemical pioneer, IRPC PLC, has selected Aspen Mtell software for its refinery and petrochemical plants in Rayong Province in Thailand 

  8. LG Technology Ventures Makes Strategic Investment In Lygos
    1/23/2019

    Lygos, Inc., a biotechnology-based producer of specialty chemicals that deliver high-value performance without environmental toxicity, recently announced that LG Technology Ventures, an investment arm of the South Korean conglomerate LG Group, has made a $5M investment in its oversubscribed Series B financing round 

  9. ExxonMobil And Renewable Energy Group Partner With Clariant To Advance Cellulosic Biofuel Research
    1/23/2019

    ExxonMobil and Renewable Energy Group (REG) said recently that they have signed a joint research agreement with Clariant to evaluate the potential use of cellulosic sugars from sources such as agricultural waste and residues to produce biofuel, which has the potential to play a role in reducing greenhouse gas emissions 

  10. Element 1 Corp Signs Technology License Agreement With Adamant Innovation Hydrogen Energy
    1/22/2019

    Element 1 Corp (“e1”), a leading developer of hydrogen generation technology, today announced it has signed a technology license agreement for its S-Series Hydrogen Generator with China based Adamant Innovation Hydrogen Energy (“Adamant”). Under the agreement, e1 will provide a license to its industry-leading hydrogen generation technology as well as engineering consulting services to advance future versions of the Adamant’s fuel cell power systems. Adamant is located in Guangzhou China and is focused on