- PetroRabigh broke ground on $9.8bn jv. Gordon, Michael // ICIS Chemical Business;3/27/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 12, p29
The article reports on the start of the construction of the chemical plant by planned by Rabigh Refining and Petrochemical Co., a joint venture between Saudi Aramco and Sumitomo Chemical in Saudi Arabia in March 2006. The Rabigh complex will have a refinery and an ethane cracker that will...
- Untitled. // Chemical Week;4/30/2003, Vol. 165 Issue 16, p25
Presents an update on the chemical industry as of April 30, 2003. Commercial production started by Sumitomo Chemical at a propylene oxide plant at Chiba, Japan; Deal signed by Dow Chemical with Cyclics; Agreement signed by Dyno Nobel with Quad Chemical.
- WRAP-UP. // Chemical Week;6/13/2001, Vol. 163 Issue 23, p21
Presents news briefs on the chemical industry as of June 13, 2001. Caprolactam technology developed by Sumitomo Chemical; Joint venture between Dow Chemical and LG Chem; Subsidiary set up by Dainippon Ink and Chemicals for coating resins.
- Sumitomo looks into Middle East cracker potential. Tan, Clara // Asian Chemical News;3/8/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 436, p18
Reports on the interest of Sumitomo Chemical in building a chemical plant in the Middle East in 2004. Possible location of the plant; Partners for the project.
- BASF AND DOW START UP HPPO PLANT IN ANTWERP. // Urethanes Technology International;Apr/May2009, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p3
The article reports that BASF AG and Dow Chemical Co. have started up their joint-venture propylene oxide (PO) plant at the site of BASF in Antwerp, Belgium. The companies have said that the plant is the largest PO plant in the world and is also the first plant based on the hydrogen...
- Thailand Stays on Track for Expansion. Young, Ian // Chemical Week;5/12/2008, Vol. 170 Issue 15, p54
The article presents updates on the chemical industry in Thailand. SCG Chemicals and Dow Chemical broke ground on a previously announced joint venture to build an olefins plant and expand polyolefin units at Map Ta Phut. PTT Polyethylene is building the fifth and largest ethylene plant. It will...
- Dow, Siam Cement Advance Naphtha Cracker Plans. Westervelt, Robert // Chemical Week;10/25/2006, Vol. 168 Issue 35, p10
The article reports on the announcement by Dow Chemical that it will proceed with plans for a joint venture liquids cracker in Rayong, Thailand with Siam Cement. Dow will own a 33% stake in the cracker. Dow also plans to build several downstream facilities in conjunction with the new cracker....
- Dow postpones project for green polyethylene in Brazil. COONS, REBECCA // Chemical Week;1/7/2013, Vol. 175 Issue 1, p7
The article discusses the postponement of an ethylene and polyethylene joint venture initiative in Santa VitÃ³ria, Brazil by the chemical company Dow Chemical Co. as of January 2013 due to spending cuts, legal issues, and costs. Topics include the Mitsui & Co. chemical company involved in the...
- Equate sketches future construction proposals. Richardson, John // ICIS Chemical Business;1/8/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 48, p31
The article reports on the plan of Equate, a joint venture, majority owned by Kuwait's PIC and Dow Chemical for a major expansion that include a third monoethylene glycol line and building additional crackers. President and chief executive officer Hamad Al-Terkait said that the decisions will be...