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Outotec to deliver a copper smelter for plant in China March 16, 2010 — Outotec Oyj (Espoo, Finland; http://www.outotec.com) has been awarded a contract by Tongling Non-Ferrous Metals Group for the design and delivery of a new copper smelter to be built in Jinchang in Anhui province, China. The new plant will have a capacity of 200,000 metric tons per year (m.t./yr) of copper. The capacity will be expanded to 400,000 m.t./yr in a second phase with minor adjustments. The new smelter is scheduled to start up in mid-2012. Air Liquide to build ASU in China for steel producer March 16, 2010 — Air Liquide (Paris; http://www.airliquide.com) has signed a longterm contract, by which it will invest about €40 million in Yichun, Heilongjiang Province (northeastern China), to supply Xilin Steel Group with oxygen, nitrogen and argon. A 1,200 m.t./d air separation unit (ASU) will be designed and built by Air Liquide Hangzhou, the engineering teams of Air Liquide in China, and will be commissioned in 1st Q 2012. Lanxess to expand capacity of high-performance rubber March 9, 2010 — Lanxess AG (Leverkusen, Germany; http://www.lanxess.com) has plans to expand the global capacity of Neodymium Polybutadiene (Nd-PBR). Lanxess will…
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