Aug. 09, 2019News & Opinions
Ineos has awarded the front end engineering and design (FEED) contract for its new vinyl acetate monomer (VAM) plant to US-headquartered contractor Fluor. The value of the contract was not disclosed.
Jul. 16, 2019News & Opinions
Ineos Phenol has confirmed its previously announced plans to build a world-scale cumene plant at its site in Marl, Germany. Based on Badger technology, the facility will have a capacity of 750,000 t/y and be completed in 2021.
Jul. 15, 2019News & Opinions
Scotland’s devolved government has come under fire from environmentalist NGOs for its decision to extend Ineos Shale’s onshore exploration license for the Scottish central belt giant for a further year.
Jul. 11, 2019News & Opinions
Ashland Global Holdings has amended the agreement for the sale of its composites business and German butanediol (BDO) plant to Ineos Enterprises. The US specialty chemicals company has removed the maleic business from the sale; the price ...
Jul. 03, 2019News & Opinions
Ineos Oxide has confirmed it will build its proposed ethylene oxide (EO) and derivatives complex at its Chocolate Bayou site, south of Houston on the US Gulf of Mexico. Start-up is expected in 2023. Some of the output will be used ...
Jun. 19, 2019News & Opinions
South Korean contractor SK Engineering & Construction has been tapped to carry out a front-end engineering and design study for a 750,000 t/y propane dehydrogenation (PDH) plant that Swiss-based olefins and polyolefins producer Ineos ...
Jun. 04, 2019News & Opinions
In its first foray into the Middle East, Ineos has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Saudi Aramco and French energy and chemicals group Total to build three new plants in Saudi Arabia’s Jubail 2 complex.
May. 22, 2019News & Opinions
Petrochemicals mammoth Ineos as well as Spanish oil producer Repsol are reportedly talking to Exxon Mobil about a package of offshore oilfields the US oil and petchems giant may sell in the Gulf of Mexico.
Apr. 25, 2019News & Opinions
Ineos Enteprises is selling its melamines & paraform business to Prefere Resins Holding for an undisclosed sum. The transaction is expected to complete during the second quarter of this year, subject to regulatory approval.
Apr. 18, 2019News & Opinions
Projects dedicated to realizing the European Commission’s goal of a circular economy for plastics claim to have shown the viability of manufacturing virgin polystyrene from styrene monomer feedstock created through depolymerization ...
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