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15.03.2022 -

Interview with Oliver Borgmeier, Managing Director and CEO of OQ Chemicals


Oxea Changes Name to OQ Chemicals

20.05.2020 - German petrochemical intermediates producer Oxea, based at Oberhausen, has changed its name to OQ Chemicals, marking its final integration into Oman’s new petrochemicals and energy...


Ineos Delays Forties Pipeline Shutdown

15.04.2020 - Due to the coronavirus crisis, Ineos has postponed the planned annual maintenance shutdown of its UK North Sea Forties Pipeline for almost a year, to assure its chemical feedstock...


New Energy Giant Takes Shape in Oman

13.02.2020 - Under the name OQ a new integrated energy group is taking shape in Oman. As part of a master plan to revamp the sultanate’s production infrastructure, the government has decided to...


Oxea Selects Oberhausen for Carboxylic Acids

10.07.2019 - Following an “extensive” selection process, German oxo-chemicals company Oxea has chosen Oberhausen as the site for its proposed world-scale carboxylic acids plant. “Our Oberhausen...


Oxea Lifts Isononanoic Acid Output

16.05.2019 - German chemical producer Oxea has increased its existing production capacity for isononanoic acid at Oberhausen, Germany, by an unspecified volume. The upgrade was achieved through...


Oxea Studies Worldscale Carboxylic Acids Plant

23.01.2019 - German oxo-chemicals company Oxea is studying the feasibility of building a world-scale plant to produce carboxylic acids, which are used to make synthetic lubricants and as...


Oxea Hikes German NPG Capacity

28.06.2018 - German oxo-chemicals company Oxea has announced plans to increase capacity for neopentyl glycol (NPG) at its site in Oberhausen. Basic engineering on the debottlenecking project...