Ticona chooses Nanjing for GUR deal
- Ticona agrees to relocate key plans. Williams, Dede; Gibson, Jane // ICIS Chemical Business;12/4/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 46, p11
The article reports on the agreement of Ticona to move its polyoxymethylene plant at Kelsterbach, Germany to a new German location in a preliminary compromise with Fraport, the Frankfurt airport authority. This ends a dispute over plans for a new runway that will force planes to overfly the...
- More plants to close. Beacham, Will // European Chemical News;8/4/2003, Vol. 79 Issue 2064, p8
Reports on the potential closure of manufacturing capacity due to the restructuring plans of Celanese for its engineering plastics business Ticona as of August 2003. Remarks from Ticona president Lyndon Cole; Increase in operating profits for the second-quarter of the same year.
- ...as Ticona ups polymer output. Gordon, Michael // European Chemical News;10/20/2003, Vol. 79 Issue 2073, p46
Reports on the decision of Ticona to increase production capacity for ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene at its unit in Oberhausen, Germany in 2003. Business operations of Ticona; Estimate on the global growth rate of polymer.
- German workers split over relocation plans. Williams, Dede; Gibson, Jane // ICIS Chemical Business Americas;3/26/2007, Vol. 271 Issue 12, p15
The article reports on the stand of employees of engineering plastics producer Ticona and parent company Celanese on the management's plan to relocate the former's polyacetals (POM) plant in Kelsterbach, Germany to Hoechst. Frankfurt's airport authority Fraport is paying Celanese $865 million to...
- Celanese Deal May Run Into Turbulence. Chang, Joseph // Chemical Market Reporter;3/1/2004, Vol. 265 Issue 9, p2
Reports on the hurdles in Blackstone Group Inc.'s tender offer for shares of Celanese AG. Possible dismantling of Ticona GmbH's chemical plant in Frankfurt, Germany, to make way for an airport; Celanese shareholders' concerns about Blackstone's offer.
- Ticona planning two new plants in China. Toloken, Steve // Plastics News;5/15/2006, Vol. 18 Issue 11, p26
This article reports that Kentucky-based engineering polymers maker Ticona GmbH is planning two manufacturing plants in China, one for making long-fiber-reinforced (LFR) thermoplastics and another for ultrahigh-molecular-weight polyethylene (UHMW). Company officials said that they plan to open a...
- Ticona to invest in GUR capacity. Gordon, Michael // European Chemical News;6/27/2005, Vol. 82 Issue 2153, p17
Reports that engineering polymers producer Ticona will invest in capacity for its ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene (uhmwPE) facility in Asia in 2005. Impact of the project on the company's global capability; Location of other uhmwPE plants owned by Ticona; Production capacity of the plants.
- Cole replacing Sommer as president of Ticona. Esposito, Frank // Plastics News;3/24/2003, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p4
Reports that Lyndon Cole will replace Stefan Sommer as president of engineering resins leader Ticona GmbH, on April 1, 2003. Professional background of Cole; Statistics on financial condition of Ticona; Products manufactured by Ticona.
- Hoechst is splitting up. // Plastics Technology;Feb99, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p71
Focuses on Hoechst AG's plan to combine its industrial chemicals businesses, Celanese and Ticona, into an independent joint-stock company. Formation of two separate units; Three core businesses of Celanese AG; Hoechst AG's retention of its ownership share in other businesses.