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December 19, 2012
Outotec Oyj (Espoo, Finland; www.outotec.com) and Namibia Custom Smelters have agreed on the design and delivery of a gas cleaning system, sulfuric acid plant and related technologies downstream of the existing copper smelter in Tsumeb, North Province of Namibia. The total value of the contracts to be booked in Outotec's 2012 order intake is approximately €130 million. In addition, Outotec is...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/Outotec-to-provide-gas-cleaning-sulfuric-acid-and-effluent-treatment-technologies-for-Namibia-Custom-Smelters_10050.html
December 18, 2012
The consortium of Toyo Engineering Corp. (Toyo; Chiba, Japan; www.toyo-eng.co.jp) and PT Rekayasa Industri (Rekind) has received an award as the result of the international bid for a fertilizer project from the state-owned Indonesian fertilizer company, PT Pupuk Sriwidjaja Palembang (PUSRI), which is named as “PUSRI IIB” project and will be constructed in Palembang of South Sumatra, Indonesia...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/Toyo-wins-fertilizer-plant-order-in-Indonesia_10041.html
December 14, 2012
AkzoNobel (Amsterdam, The Netherlands; www.akzonobel.com) today announced the divestment of its North American Decorative Paints business to PPG Industries, Inc. (PPG; Pittsburgh, Pa.; www.ppg.com), for the value of $1.05 billion. In...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/AkzoNobel-to-divest-its-North-American-Decorative-Paints-business_10039.html
December 13, 2012
KBR (Houston; www.kbr.com) announced today that Indorama Eleme Fertilizer & Chemicals Ltd. (“Indorama”) has selected KBR to provide ammonia...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/KBR-awarded-ammonia-technology-license-agreement-by-Indorama_10038.html
December 12, 2012
Outotec Oyj (Espoo, Finland; www.outotec.com) has received the global marketing rights for the Ausmelt Top Submerged Lance (TSL) technology for the fuming of zinc bearing residues from Korea Zinc Co. Prior to the Outotec acquisition of Ausmelt Ltd. in 2010, Ausmelt had granted exclusive marketing rights of its TSL zinc fuming technology to Korea Zinc Co. Outotec and Korea Zinc have now agreed to terminate...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/Outotec-gets-marketing-rights-for-Ausmelt-TSL-zinc-fuming-technology_10034.html
December 12, 2012
CP Kelco (Atlanta, Ga.; www.cpkelco.com), a world-leading carboxymethyl cellulose (CMC) producer, today announces plans to increase capacity at its production facility in Äänekoski, Finland. CP Kelco will be expanding purified CMC capacity up to 25% at this facility over the next 12 to 18 months to meet expanding...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/CP-Kelco-announces-CMC-capacity-expansion-plans_10035.html
December 6, 2012
Stamicarbon B.V. (Sittard, The Netherlands; www.stamicarbon.com), the Licensing and IP Center of Maire Tecnimont S.p.A. (Milan, Italy; www.mairetecnimont.it), has been awarded two contracts for a new urea plant with Inner Mongolia Erdos Chemical Industry Group Co. in the People’s Republic of China. One is for the license and process design package and the other is for supply of the high-pressure...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/Stamicarbon-wins-licensing-and-supply-contracts-for-urea-plant-in-China_10030.html
December 4, 2012
AMEC (London, U.K.; www.amec.com) has been awarded a $528 million (£330 million) Project Management Consultancy (PMC) contract by the Kuwait National Petroleum Co. (KNPC) for a new petroleum refinery at Al Zour, Kuwait. When completed in 2018, the multi-billion dollar refinery is expected to be the largest in the Middle East and will increase Kuwait’s refinery capacity by...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/AMEC-awarded-PMC-contract-for-a-new-refinery-in-Kuwait_10028.html
December 4, 2012
Maire Tecnimont S.p.A. (Milan, Italy; www.mairetecnimont.com) says that its main subsidiary Tecnimont S.p.A. (Rome, Italy) has been awarded by Etileno XXI Services B.V., an engineering and procurement contract on lump-sum basis for the realization of a 300,000-ton/yr...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/Tecnimont-lands-LDPE-contract-in-Mexico_10029.html
December 3, 2012
Fluor Corp. (Irving, Tex.; www.fluor.com) was awarded a new project by Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Ma’aden). Fluor’s scope of work is to provide project management consulting (PMC) services related to the development of the Umm Wu’al greenfield phosphate project and related facilities in northern Saudi Arabia. Fluor will book approximately $200 million related to the contract in the...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/Fluor-wins-contract-for-new-Maaden-phosphate-project-in-Saudi-Arabia_10026.html
December 3, 2012
Toyo Engineering Corp. (Toyo; Chiba, Japan; www.toyo-eng.co.jp) and its consortium partner Daewoo Nigeria Ltd. have jointly received letter of award to build world’s largest single train urea plant from Indorama Eleme Fertilizer and Chemicals Ltd. The proposed facility shall be built at Indorama Eleme...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/Toyo-wins-worlds-largest-single-train-urea-plant-in-Nigeria_10027.html
December 1, 2012
Plant Watch BASF building production plant in Poland for emissions catalysts November 6, 2012 — BASF SE (Ludwigshafen, Germany; www.basf.com) is investing approximately €90 million in the first step to build a mobile emissions-catalysts production facility in Sroda Slaska, near Wrocław, Poland. Construction of the new 40,000-m2facility — BASF’s largest in Europe — will begin...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/BASF-building-production-plant-in-Poland-for-emissions-catalysts-and-more-business-news_9995.html
November 28, 2012
UOP LLC (Des Plaines, Ill.; www.uop.com), a Honeywell company, says that its technology has been selected by Petrobras to process natural gas aboard up to eight floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessels. UOP Separex membrane systems will be installed on the new FPSOs that will operate in the Lula oil field. Each Separex membrane system will remove carbon dioxide and water from as much as...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/UOP-technology-selected-by-Petrobras-for-offshore-natural-gas-processing_10022.html
November 28, 2012
JGC Corp. (Yokohama, Japan; www.jgc.co.jp) has received a contract from Japan CCS Co. to construct the core facilities at a carbon-dioxide capture and storage (CCS) technology-demonstration project. The site for the demonstration project is located adjacent to an oil refinery in Tomakomai, Hokkaido, owned by Idemitsu Kosan Co. The lump-sum turnkey contract calls for the engineering, procurement...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/JGC-awarded-contract-for-CO2-capture-storage-and-compression-facilities_10023.html
November 27, 2012
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (Pasadena, Calif.; www.jacobs.com) has received a contract from Viru Keemia Grupp AS (VKG; Kohtla-Järve, Estonia; www.vkg.ee/eng)  to provide a license package and services for a sulfur recovery unit (SRU). The SRU is part of VKG’s investment to upgrade its shale-oil refinery complex in Kothla-Järve. Officials did not...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/Jacobs-receives-contract-from-Viru-Keemia-Grupp_10021.html
November 26, 2012
Foster Wheeler AG (Zug, Switzerland; www.fwc.com) says that a subsidiary of its Global Engineering and Construction Group has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCm) contract by Lanxess Changzhou Co. for a new ethylene propylene diene monomer (EPDM) rubber plant to be built at...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/Foster-Wheeler-awarded-EPCm-contract-for-Lanxess-EPDM-plant-in-China_9986.html
November 20, 2012
KBR (Houston; www.kbr.com) was awarded two contracts for Syncrude Canada Ltd. (Syncrude) to execute module fabrication and field construction for its Fluid Fine Tailings – Centrifuging Full Scale Plant (FFT-CFSP) in Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada. Syncrude, which operates a surface mining oil sands plant in northeastern...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/KBR-to-execute-oil-sands-tailings-management-project-in-Canada_9967.html
November 19, 2012
Siemens AG (Munich, Germany; www.siemens.com) and Bentley Systems (Exton, Pa.; www.bentley.com) today announced a strategic collaboration to advance the integration of digital product design and manufacturing processes design with information modeling for facilities lifecycle design. According to the Memorandum of Understanding, the collaboration will enable the two companies to deliver intelligent and...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/Siemens-and-Bentley-Systems-initiate-strategic-collaboration_9966.html
November 16, 2012
On November 7, 2012 the CEOs of Total Raffinerie Mitteldeutschland GmbH, Leuna and EDL Anlagenbau Gesellschaft mbH (Leipzig, Germany) signed a contract on the revamp of the fluid catalytic cracking (FCC) gas-processing plant, alkylation plant and reactor conversion of the FCC plant at Leuna, Germany...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/New-plant-revamp-contract-awarded-to-EDL-Anlagenbau_9961.html
November 16, 2012
Bechtel (Houston; www.bechtel.com) has signed a license agreement with JSC Pavlodar Oil Chemistry Refinery (POCR) for a major modernization and process design of a delayed coking unit (DCU) complex in Pavlodar, Kazakhstan. The DCU complex will use Bechtel’s ThruPlus Coking technology, a proprietary process for upgrading heavy oil into high-value, light hydrocarbon liquids and petroleum coke...
http://www.chemengonline.com/business_and_economics/plant_watch_mergers_and_bus_news/Bechtels-ThruPlus-Coking-technology-to-be-used-in-Kazakhstan-refinery_9962.html
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