Entegris to acquire rival chemicals company Versum Materials in $4bn deal

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Entegris acquisition of Versum : US chemicals manufacturer Entegris has agreed to acquire Arizona-based chemicals company Versum Materials in an all-stock deal worth around $4 billion. The Entegris Versum merger is expected to create a $9 billion or so worth premier specialty materials company More...

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By Soujanya Ravi On Sunday, December 9th, 2018
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Indian Peroxide launches new hydrogen peroxide plant in Gujarat

Chemical industry news : Indian Peroxide Limited (IPL), a specialty chemicals manufacturer, has launched a new hydrogen peroxide plant complex located in Dahej in the Indian state Gujarat. The hydrogen peroxide More...

By Soujanya Ravi On Monday, November 19th, 2018
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Praxair to expand nitrogen capacity to support Samsung’s semiconductor fab

Industrial gas company Praxair revealed its plans to expand nitrogen capacity at its South Korean plant being constructed in Pyeongtaek in order to address growing demand of the gas at the semiconductor manufacturing More...

By businessnewstoday On Sunday, September 23rd, 2018
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Superior Plus to acquire propane distribution assets of Porco Energy

Superior Plus, a Canadian energy distribution and specialty chemicals business, has agreed to acquire all of the propane distribution and other assets of US-based propane marketer Porco Energy. Terms of the transaction More...

By Soujanya Ravi On Tuesday, September 18th, 2018
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Air Products to build new liquid hydrogen plant at La Porte, Texas

US industrial gases company Air Products has revealed its intentions to build a new liquid hydrogen plant at its industrial gas facility at La Porte, Texas to address the growing product demand from various customer More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, September 15th, 2018
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Superior Plus to buy propane and butane distributor United Pacific Energy

Superior Plus, an energy distribution and specialty chemicals business, has agreed to acquire 100% of United Liquid Gas Company, which operates as United Pacific Energy (UPE), a wholesale propane and butane distributor More...

By businessnewstoday On Monday, August 27th, 2018
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Construction begins on LyondellBasell’s $2.4bn PO/TBA Plant in Houston

Dutch chemical company LyondellBasell has started construction of its $2.4 billion propylene oxide (PO) and tertiary butyl alcohol (TBA) plant in Houston, Texas, which is expected to be the largest PO/TBA Plant More...

By businessnewstoday On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
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Braskem starts operations at new Boston facility for renewable chemicals

Brazilian petrochemical company Braskem has started operations at a new facility in Boston, Massachusetts to expand its focus on the research, development and commercialization of chemicals and materials procured More...

By businessnewstoday On Sunday, February 4th, 2018
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Enterprise Products, Navigator Gas to build ethylene export terminal in US

US midstream company Enterprise Products Partners and Navigator Gas, a UK gas shipping company will jointly construct a new ethylene export terminal along the US Gulf Coast. The two companies have formed an equally More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, December 30th, 2017
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Sintavia breaks ground on metal additive manufacturing plant in Hollywood

Chemical industry news : Florida-based metal additive manufacturer Sintavia has started construction on its new metal additive manufacturing plant in Hollywood to cash in on the growing additive manufacturing industry More...