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  1. INVISTA Proceeds With $250 M Technology Upgrade In Victoria, Texas

    INVISTA is entering the final design phase for a $250 million project at its Victoria site to upgrade its manufacturing technology and increase production of adiponitrile (ADN), a key ingredient for nylon 6,6 fibers and plastics 

  2. ExxonMobil Announces Greenhouse Gas Reduction Measures

    ExxonMobil recently announced greenhouse gas reduction measures that are expected to lead to significant improvements in emissions performance by 2020, including a 15 percent decrease in methane emissions and a 25 percent reduction in flaring. 

  3. Dow Opens New Sales Center In Toronto To Advance Innovation And Customer Growth In Eastern Canada

    The Dow Chemical Company, the world leader in materials science innovation and manufacturing, will officially open its new Eastern Canada Regional Sales Center in Toronto on Thursday, May 24. Dow will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony alongside key strategic customers, Canadian government officials, and Dow leadership to celebrate this expansion of the Company’s presence in Canada. “This facility is a declaration of our ambition to lead with innovation and collaboration to shape the most innovative,

  4. MOGAS Industries, Inc. Receives Multimillion-Dollar Order From Sinopec ZRCC

    MOGAS Industries, Inc. (MOGAS) recently received four orders to manufacture severe service isolation valves with actuation from Sinopec Zhenhai Refining & Chemical Company (ZRCC). This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: SINOPEC Zhenhai Refining & Chemical Company (Photo: Business Wire) Located in Ningbo, Zhejiang province, the Zhenhai refinery is the most profitable company under Sinopec, the world's biggest refiner. Sinopec plans are to build itself into a world-class, high-tech and

  5. TechnipFMC Awarded Contracts For Two Fertilizer Plants In India

    TechnipFMC*, in consortium with L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering (LTHE), a wholly owned subsidiary of Larsen & Toubro Limited, has been awarded by Hindustan Urvarak and Rasayan Limited (HURL) - a Joint Venture Company of three Indian Public Sector Companies, IOCL, NTPC and CIL - major Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Commissioning (EPCC) contracts for two state-of-the-art, natural gas based fertilizer complexes in Eastern India

  6. Statoil Selects Seawater Sulfate Removal System Designed By SUEZ And Halvorsen TEC For The Johan Castberg Project In Norway

    After completing an engineering and design study for a seawater sulfate removal unit (SRU) system to help protect production wells for its Johan Castberg project in Norway, Statoil awarded a consortium, led by SUEZ and Halvorsen TEC, the contract to supply the equipment and complete the project.

  7. SIMMONS EDECO Wins North Sea Contract

    SIMMONS EDECO, a leading supplier of wellhead and valve maintenance, asset integrity solutions and onshore drilling services to the global oil and gas industry, announced that it has been awarded a multi-million pound contract by a major North Sea oil and gas operator.

  8. Celanese Announces Emulsion Polymers And Acetyls Product Price Increases

    Celanese Corporation, a global specialty materials company, will increase list and off-list selling prices for the following emulsions products. The price increases below will be effective for orders shipped on or after June 1, 2018, or as contracts otherwise allow

  9. Illinois American Water Acquires Sundale Utilities, Inc.

    Illinois American Water President Bruce Hauk recently announced the Company’s acquisition of Sundale Utilities, Inc. The purchase of the water and wastewater systems adds approximately 1,415 new wastewater customers and approximately 475 water customers to the Company’s customer base 

  10. As Global Plastics Demand Expands Rapidly, Sustainability Is Key To Future Of Plastics Industry, IHS Markit Says

    Global demand for polyethylene, the world’s most used plastic, has nearly doubled since 1999,* according to IHS Markit, a global business information provider