Stenungsund expansion to enable broad supply of Borealis solutions for wire and cable sector
A new 350,000 t/y high pressure LDPE plant along with modernised compounding and material-handling facilities were officially inaugurated on June 2, 2010, increasing total capacity at the site from...
Evonik Industries responds to strong demand for polyamide 12 by expanding laurolactam in Marl
Evonik Industries plans to expand laurolactam production capacities significantly at its Marl site. The extra capacities are expected to be available by the fourth quarter of 2010. Laurolactam is t...
LANXESS opens global research and development center for NBR in France
EUR 5 million investment for new administrative building and laboratories Research and development laboratories relocated from Germany to France Development of new high-quality products New buil...
Messer commissions largest CO2 recovery plant
Messer recovers 150,000 tons of CO2 a year from industrial waste gas
Total Announces Plan to Repurpose its Dunkirk Refinery Site
Develop new refining operations support and petroleum logistics activities on the Dunkirk site. Partner French electric utility EDF in the implementation of the planned LNG terminal project for Du...
Bayer MaterialScience planning new world-scale TDI plant at Dormagen site
EUR 150 million investment in the future / New production process was developed in Dormagen / Energy savings of up to 60 percent versus conventional plants
LANXESS expands capacity of butyl rubber plant in Belgium
EUR 20 million investment, Additional 14,000 tons per year, Completion in Q2, 2012 Leverkusen