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MasterEase eases concrete efficiently

During the construction of the Tunnel de Champel in Geneva, MasterEase from Master Builders Solutions® proved to be the perfect superplasticizer for sprayed concrete. MasterEase reduces the viscosity of...
17 November 2017

Borealis weighing PP capacity increase in Europe

Borealis will study the feasibility to significantly increase the capacity of its polypropylene (PP) plants in Europe. The feasibility study will be carried out over the nine months and will assess a series...
16 November 2017

Chrysaor awards contract to Sparrows Group

Chrysaor has awarded Sparrows Group a three-year crane management services contract for the three operating assets it will take ownership of from Shell in November.The operator will become the largest...
15 November 2017

WACKER expands new production plant

Wacker Chemie AG is expanding its existing production plants for dispersions and dispersible polymer powders in South Korea. The Group is building a new spray dryer for dispersible polymer powders at its...
14 November 2017

Emerson to retrofit gas turbine controls

ENGIE has awarded Emerson a contract to replace legacy combustion turbine controls with Ovation™ turbine control technology at its DK6 800-MW combined-cycle power plant in Dunkirk, France. Existing controls...
13 November 2017

Weir Oil & Gas, Eni Iraq B.V. sign a contract

Weir Oil & Gas Dubai announced it has been awarded a contract with Eni Iraq BV (Eni) to provide global maintenance services for gas compressor units and associated equipment located in the three Initial...
10 November 2017

AkzoNobel completes EUR 4.8M expansion`

AkzoNobel has completed the EUR 4.8M expansion project at its Surface Chemistry facility in Boxing, China, significantly increasing the company's regional product portfolio and reconfirming its commitment...
09 November 2017

Newterra wins Frost & Sullivan recognition

Based on its recent analysis of the water and wastewater treatment (W&WWT) industry, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Newterra,Ltd.(Newterra) with the 2017 Global Technology Leadership Award for its...
08 November 2017

Veolia to manage sewage network in Hamamatsu

The city of Hamamatsu has chosen Veolia to manage its sewage network and the facilities in Seien, Hamana and Akura on a 20 year contract. It is the first long-term concession contract for municipal wastewater...
07 November 2017

IoT Sensors integrated into CMMS

EZmaintain has introduced world’s first Cloud based CMMS (computerized maintenance management software) which can integrate IoT sensors to measure temperature & vibration levels of equipments like...
06 November 2017