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Economic Indicators: Business News

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Plant Watch A new cement plant is planned for Arizona May 19, 2008 — ABB has won an order to provide a complete electrical power and automation system for Drake Cement’s new plant in Yavapai County, Arizona. The 660,000-ton/yr plant will be developed by Peru’s ARPL Tecnologia Industrial SA, owner of Cementos Lima SA and the Yavapai-Apache Nation. PolyOne expands liquid color capabilities at Northern Ohio site May 15, 2008 — PolyOne Corp. is expanding its liquid-color-concentrate production capabilities at its Massillon, Ohio plant. This expansion, which includes the installation of high-speed media mills and upgraded high-intensity mixers, is expected to increase the facility’s liquid colorant capacity by up to 50%. Samsung Total increases capacity in South Korea May 9, 2008 — GTC Technology has announced that Samsung Total Petrochemicals Co., has chosen its technology, GT-BTX, to revamp an extractive distillation unit. The technology will be used to extract high-purity benzene and toluene from hydrotreated pygas and reformate feeds at Samsung Total’s 800,000 ton/yr Naptha Cracking Center in Daesan, South Korea. The capacity increase is 75% above the previous maximum amount. Qatar refinery…
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