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Borealis, Borouge celebrate tenth anniversary of 'Water for the World' programme 'Water for the World' project in Thach Ha District Hospital, Vietnam.

Borealis, Borouge celebrate tenth anniversary of 'Water for the World' programme

Since its launch 10 years ago, 'Water for the World' and its partners have carried out numerous projects across Asia and Africa, including in India, Pakistan, Nepal, China, Ethiopia and Kenya, benefiting the lives of around 800,000 people.

 •   Borouge's 'Polymers on the Move' promotes science among school children
 •   Borouge, Borealis unveil new solar brand Quentys
 •   Borouge receives four OHSAS, ISO certifications


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Orpic participates in PLASTEX Egypt

Orpic participates in PLASTEX Egypt

Orpic booth at PLASTEX showcased a wide range of plastic products which are made from the company's polypropylene plants and being distributed to more than 60 countries worldwide.
 
Clariant inaugurates new masterbatch production facility in Saudi Arabia

Clariant inaugurates new masterbatch production facility in Saudi Arabia

The site is owned by Clariant Masterbatches Saudi Arabia, a joint venture between Clariant and Rowad, a plastic products manufacturer in the Middle East and part of Tasnee, Saudi Arabia's second largest industrial company.
 
Alternative Petroleum Technologies develops low-cost desulphurisation technology for refiners

Alternative Petroleum Technologies develops low-cost desulphurisation technology for refiners

APT's ODS process has been independently validated by the US Department of Energy's Argonne National Labs and has been optimised to produce ultra-low sulphur fuels at low cost.
 
Aramco, CB&I, Chevron Lummus Global sign JDA to commercialise thermal-crude-to-chemicals technology

Aramco, CB&I, Chevron Lummus Global sign JDA to commercialise thermal-crude-to-chemicals technology

The joint development agreement will serve to scale up and commercialise Saudi Aramco's Thermal Crude to Chemicals (TC2C) technology.
 

 

Sadara, SADIG-ILCO sign ethylene oxide, propylene oxide supply deal

Sadara, SADIG-ILCO sign ethylene oxide, propylene oxide supply deal

Under the terms of the supply agreement, SADIG-ILCO's new PlasChem Park facility will offtake ethylene oxide (EO) and propylene oxide (PO) from Sadara through the EO and PO pipelines that are being established by Sadara.
 
Sadara inks agreements to sell, lease back packaging centre assets

Sadara inks agreements to sell, lease back packaging centre assets

The agreements govern the sale and transfer of Packaging Center assets to ICTSS and the lease back of these facilities to Sadara.
 
Mammoet wins Africa refinery contract

Mammoet wins Africa refinery contract

Mammoet has landed a major contract as part of a key refinery project in Nigeria.
 
Kuwait Petroleum International acquires 50% ownership in Duqm refinery

Kuwait Petroleum International acquires 50% ownership in Duqm refinery

The refinery, run by the joint venture between OOC and KPI, will be able to process 230,000 barrels of crude oil per day and occupy 900 hectares in the Duqm industrial zone, with expected investments of up to $15bn over the next decade.
 
Koch-Glitsch, IPT partnership offers new technology for refiners

Koch-Glitsch, IPT partnership offers new technology for refiners

DTL process technology converts light olefins, present in fluidised-bed catalytic cracking (FCC) off-gas, coker off-gas and other refinery streams, into high-octane gasoline blend stock, significantly increasing their value.
 
Nominations for the 8th GPCA Plastics Excellence Awards open till 25th January

Nominations for the 8th GPCA Plastics Excellence Awards open till 25th January

Scheduled to take place alongside the 9th GPCA PlastiCon on 14 March 2018, the awards will bestow accolades on companies and individuals across six different categories for their outstanding initiatives and achievements.
 
EQUATE boosts its sustainability awareness campaign in Kuwait on plastics, recycling

EQUATE boosts its sustainability awareness campaign in Kuwait on plastics, recycling

The campaign encompasses EQUATE's objectives to achieve sustainable development in every aspect of its business, be it operationally, socially or environmentally.
 
Petro Rabigh starts production at 10 units of its phase-two project

Petro Rabigh starts production at 10 units of its phase-two project

Upon completion of all phase two plants, both phases one and two will be integrated operationally within the Petro Rabigh industrial complex.    1 Comments
 
PGPIC invests $9bn to build 10 petrochemical plants in Iran

PGPIC invests $9bn to build 10 petrochemical plants in Iran

Rasoul Ashfarzadeh, director of planning and development, PGPIC, said the projects have so far made between 10 to 90% physical progress.
 
SABIC launches new line of resins with advanced high-clarity, high-heat polycarbonate copolymers

SABIC launches new line of resins with advanced high-clarity, high-heat polycarbonate copolymers

LEXAN CXT resins can offer a unique balance of high-temperature resistance, high flow and excellent colour stability under extreme moulding conditions, together with a high refractive index.
 
Aramco, partners launch International Maritime Industries joint venture

Aramco, partners launch International Maritime Industries joint venture

The new joint venture localises essential links for Saudi Aramco's supply chain related to offshore drilling and shipping activities, which will lead to optimised cost, reduced response times and improved agility for Saudi Aramco and its affiliates.
 




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