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  1. Materials’ Increased Capacity, Efficiency Could Lower The Bar For Hydrogen Technology

    Hydrogen as a carbon-free energy source could expand into a variety of sectors, including industrial processes, building heat and transportation. Currently, it powers a growing fleet of zero-emission vehicles, including trains in Germany, buses in South Korea, cars in California and forklifts worldwide

  2. A New Technology Presented For Small And Medium Scale Liquefaction Of Natural Gas

    Saipem’s latest technological solution for application to the LNG market, known as LiqueflexTM, was presented the at the latest GASTECH, the most important international conference dedicated to the natural gas and LNG industry recently held in Houston, Texas

  3. Alfa Laval Wins SEK 110 Million Natural Gas Order

    Alfa Laval - a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling - has won an order to supply air cooler systems to a gas processing plant in the U.S. The order has a value of approximately SEK 110 million and is booked in the Welded Heat Exchangers unit of the Energy Division, with deliveries scheduled for 2020

  4. Enterprise To Build PDH 2 Plant; Supported By Long-Term Agreements With LyondellBasell

    LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (“LyondellBasell”) and Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (“Enterprise”) recently announced that their respective affiliates have executed long-term contracts that support construction of Enterprise’s second propane dehydrogenation (“PDH”) plant (“PDH 2”)

  5. Exxonmobil Awards Multi-Year Maintenance Contract At Fife Ethylene Plant To Bilfinger UK

    Leading engineering and maintenance provider Bilfinger UK has secured a seven-year partnership with ExxonMobil Chemical Limited (‘ExxonMobil’) to provide preventative maintenance at its Fife Ethylene Plant (FEP)

  6. BASF Expands Production Capacity For Neopentylglycol

    BASF has increased the capacity of its neopentyl glycol (NPG) plant at the Verbund site in Ludwigshafen, Germany, by 10,000 metric tons per year. Thus, the company has a total of 215,000 metric tons of NPG capacity with facilities in Ludwigshafen, Freeport / USA, Nanjing and Jilin / China

  7. Grace Licenses UNIPOL® PP Process Technology To Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited

    W. R. Grace & Co. (NYSE:GRA), the leading independent supplier of polyolefin catalyst technology and polypropylene (PP) process technology, has licensed its UNIPOL® PP Process Technology to Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL)

  8. Cracking The Ethylene Code

    From soda bottles to polyester clothing, ethylene is part of many products we use every day. In part to meet demand, the Shell Oil Company is building an ethane cracker plant in Beaver County, Pa., specifically to produce ethylene molecules from the abundant ethane found in natural gas.

  9. McDermott To Explore Strategic Alternatives For Lummus Technology

    McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE: MDR) today announced it recently received unsolicited approaches to acquire all or part of Lummus Technology, McDermott's industry-leading technology business, with valuation exceeding $2.5 billion

  10. Clariant AG: Clariant And ORLEN Południe Announce License Agreement On Sunliquid® Cellulosic Ethanol Technology

    Clariant, a focused and innovative specialty chemical company, and ORLEN Południe, a member of ORLEN Group, which is a leader in the fuels and energy markets and the largest player in Central and Eastern Europe, today signed a license agreement on sunliquid® cellulosic ethanol technology