Keyword: refining

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Evonik Consolidates Indian Precious Metal Catalysts

05.12.2017 - German chemical producer Evonik plans to concentrate its closed loop precious metal catalyst business in India at its integrated production site in Dombivli, near Mumbai, from the...

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Total Revamps Antwerp Cracker to use Ethane

11.07.2017 - As part of the first phase of a project to upgrade its refining and chemicals platform in Antwerp, Belgium, French energy and petrochemicals group Total has started up a new...

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Adnoc and OMV Explore Joint Opportunities

29.05.2017 - Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) and Austrian oil and gas group OMV have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to explore potential opportunities to work together in...

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Hanwha-Total JV Hikes Ethylene Output

24.04.2017 - Hanwha Total Petrochemical, the 50:50 joint venture between South Korean conglomerate Hanwha and French energy group Total, will spend $450 million to increase ethylene production...

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Oiltanking Buys Land for Texas City Terminal

18.04.2017 - Storage services group Oiltanking North America has bought about 22 acres of waterfront and industrial land in Texas City, Texas, USA, in order to develop a new deepwater terminal...

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Axens Raises Bid for Heurtey

21.11.2016 - French engineering and technology provider Axens has raised its bid to acquire rival company Heurtey Petrochem to €25 per share. The Paris-headquartered firm had previously offered...

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Air Products Building LASU in Korea

26.10.2016 - US industrial gases producer Air Products has announced plans to build a new large air separation unit (LASU) in Ulsan, South Korea, at an undisclosed investment cost. The company...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

New Opportunities for Process Chemical Producers

04.06.2014 - Refining and Petrochemicals - The golden age of refining which peaked in the first decade of this century is over. Now oil refining has become a far more complex operation. Since...