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  1. Grace Licenses UNIPOL® PP Process Technology To PetroChina Guangdong Petrochemical Company Limited
    8/19/2019

    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 PetroChina Guangdong Petrochemical Company Limited. Located in Jieyang, Guangdong province, China, the new facility is slated to be completed in 2023 and will produce 500 KTA of polypropylene

  2. EPIC Y-Grade Announces Execution Of Strategic Long-Term Ethane And Ethylene Transportation Agreements With Gulf Coast Growth Ventures
    8/15/2019

    EPIC Y-Grade Holdings, LP (“EPIC”) recently announced that affiliates, EPIC Y-Grade Pipeline LP and EPIC Olefins LP, will construct over 130 miles of 12” ethane and ethylene pipeline to support the steam cracker being built by Gulf Coast Growth Ventures (“GCGV”) in San Patricio County

  3. Rain Carbon Begins Commissioning Process At New Hydrogenated Hydrocarbon Resins Facility In Germany
    8/15/2019

    Rain Carbon Inc., a leading global producer of carbon-based products, today initiated the phased start-up of its hydrogenated hydrocarbon resins production facility in Castrop-Rauxel, Germany

  4. Successful Startup Of World’s Largest Dehydrogenation Plant Using Clariant’s Catofin Catalyst Technology
    8/15/2019

    Clariant announced the successful startup of its CATOFIN catalyst at Hengli Group’s new mixed-feed dehydrogenation plant in Dalian, China. The new unit combines propane dehydrogenation (PDH) with iso-butane dehydrogenation (BDH) process technologies, and it will produce over 1 million tons of olefins per year - becoming the world’s largest plant using CATOFIN catalyst technology

  5. SoCalGas And Electrochaea Announce Commissioning Of New Biomethanation Reactor System Pilot Project
    8/13/2019

    Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) and Electrochaea today announced the commissioning of the nation's first scalable biomethanation reactor system at the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Energy System Integration Facility in Golden, Colo

  6. Praj And Dedini Join Hands In Brazil
    8/12/2019

    Praj Industries has announced that it has entered into a Cooperation Agreement with Dedini S/A Indústrias de Base to provide ethanol production technologies to the Brazilian market

  7. New Energy Blue Buys Inbicon's Low-Carbon Fuel Technology
    8/12/2019

    NewEnergyBlue acquired exclusive rights to Inbicon bio-conversion technology throughout the Americas and will first employ it to turn North Dakota wheat straw into a high-value, carbon-neutral automotive fuel

  8. PetroLogistics Awards McDermott With FEED Contract For 500 KTA Gulf Coast PDH Project
    8/12/2019

    McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE: MDR) announced it has been awarded a sizeable* contract by PetroLogistics ll LLC to perform the front-end engineering design (FEED) services for a propane dehydrogenation (PDH) facility planned for the U.S. Gulf Coast

  9. API Statement On EPA’s New Proposed Rule For Section 401 Of The Clean Water Act
    8/9/2019

    Recently, the American Petroleum Institute (API) released a statement regarding the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) new proposed rule for Section 401 of the Clean Water Act (CWA).

  10. KBR Acquires Isomerization Technologies To Expand Octane Solutions Offerings
    8/8/2019

    KBR (NYSE: KBR) announced today that it has acquired isomerization technologies from RRT Global that will enable KBR to offer expanded octane and clean fuel technology solutions to customers