Petrochemicals News

Saudi Kayan Restarts Ethylene Glycol/oxide Ethylene Plant after Maintenance
Saudi Arabia >> 4/11/2016 - Saudi Kayan Petrochemical Co. restarted a plant that produces ethylene glycol and oxide ethylene after scheduled maintenance and some technical repairs, the company said. ...
Saudi's SABIC Starts Trial Operations at New Rubber Plant
Saudi Arabia >> 4/3/2016 - Saudi Basic Industries Corp (SABIC) said that it had started trial operations at a new rubber plant it has built as a joint venture with a unit of Exxon Mobil. ...
Qapco Plans Ethane Expansion Project
Qatar >> 2/24/2016 - Industries Qatar (IQ) subsidiary Qatar Petrochemicals Company (Qapco) is close to finalising an ethane-based expansion project, according to its top official. ...
Iran Eyes 123mt/y in Petchem Output by 2021
Iran >> 2/20/2016 - Iran's National Petrochemical Company (NPC) has planned to raise the country's petrochemical production capacity to 130 million tons per year. The Planning and Development Bureau of NPC has announced ...
MOU Signed Between Gasco & Tecnicas Reunidas for Methane Project
MOU Signed Between Gasco & Tecnicas Reunidas for Methane Project Egypt >> 2/20/2016 - Eng. Tarek El-Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, and Mr. Arturo Avello, the Spanish Ambassador in Cairo, witnessed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the Egyptian Na...
Oman-India JV to Build World’s Biggest Sebacic Acid Project
Oman >> 2/20/2016 - A joint venture (JV) between Omani investors and an Indian entrepreneur plans to build the world’s biggest plant for Sebacic acid in the Duqm free zone. Work on the state-of-the-art export-oriented pr...
Sadara Chemical Complex 98% Complete
Saudi Arabia >> 2/17/2016 - Four years after they gave the green light to develop the Sadara joint venture, the boards of directors of Saudi Aramco and The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) visited Sadara Chemical Company’s (Sadara) in...
Versalis & Genomatica Produce Bio-Rubber with Bio-Butadiene from Sugars
Italy >> 2/16/2016 - Versalis (Eni), a European producer in the polymers and elastomers industry, and Genomatica, a leader in bioengineering solutions, announced that they have successfully advanced to pilot-scale product...
PDO to Set up Sulphur Recovery Plant in Oman
Oman >> 2/16/2016 - Petroleum Development Oman (PDO), the majority government-owned oil and gas producer, is investing in cutting-edge sulphur extraction and recovery facilities as part of its efforts to harness the hydr...
Iran Ready to Boost Petchem Cooperation with Kazakhstan
Iran >> 2/8/2016 - Iranian Minister of Industry, Mine and Trade Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh said Iran and Kazakhstan have signed several deals in recent years which could not be implemented by the sanctions, voicing Iran's...
PDVSA and Pequiven Sign Agreements on New Petrochemical Projects
Venezuela >> 1/28/2016 - Petroleos de Venezuela, S.A .(PDVSA) through its gas affiliate PDVSA Gas, signed a cooperation agreement with Petroquimica de Venezuela, S.A. (Pequiven) under the People’s Ministry of Petroleum and Mi...
Gazpromneft Bitumen Materials & Administration of Civil Airports Cooperation Agreement
Russia >> 1/22/2016 - Gazpromneft Bitumen Materials, operator of the Gazprom Neft bitumens business, has signed a cooperation agreement with the Federal state unitary enterprise Administration of civil airports on regulati...
Clariant & CB&I to Design World's Largest Single-Train Dehydrogenation Unit in China
China >> 1/19/2016 - Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, announced that it has been awarded a contract by Hengli Petrochemical (Dalian) Refinery Co. Ltd to develop an extensive propane and butane dehydrogenat...
Saudi Petrochemical Groups Hit by Oil Price Fall
Saudi Arabia >> 1/14/2016 - Saudi Arabian petrochemical firms felt the full impact of lower oil prices in results posted on Thursday, with Saudi Arabia Fertilizers Co (SAFCO) reporting its fourth-quarter net profit fell by more ...
Falling Petrochemical Prices Push Kayan to Loss
Saudi Arabia >> 1/14/2016 - Saudi Kayan Petrochemical Co. reported a net loss in the fourth-quarter, the fourth straight quarter it failed to achieve a profit, hurt by product prices that have tumbled along with feedstock oil. ...
CNPC & CASC Sign Strategic Cooperation Agreement
China >> 1/12/2016 - CNPC and China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) signed a strategic cooperation agreement in Beijing. CNPC Chairman Wang Yilin and CASC Chairman Lei Fanpei had a meeting before the s...
Gazprom Neft Undertakes a Series of Fracking Operations in a High-Temperature Horizon
Russia >> 12/28/2015 - NIS (Naftna Indusrija Srbije), a subsidiary company of Gazprom Neft, supported by specialists at its research and development (R&D) centres (the Gazprom Neft Scientific and Research Centre, and the NI...
Gazprom Neft Begins Supplying Bitumens to Israel & Bulgaria
Russia >> 12/22/2015 - Gazpromneft Bitumen Materials, operator of the Gazprom Neft bitumens business, has made its first deliveries of Russian-produced bitumen materials to Israel and Bulgaria. ...
Maire Tecnimont Group Awarded $895m Petrochemical Project in Oman
Oman >> 12/18/2015 - Tecnimont S.p.A. has been awarded a contract for the realizationof a Polyethylene Plant (HDPE/LLDPE) and a Polypropylene plant (PP) on an EPC basis for a value of approximately USD 895 million by Oman...
Sinopec & Taiwan Firm Start Building China Petchem Complex
China >> 12/16/2015 - China's state-run energy giant Sinopec and a Taiwanese firm started construction this week on a petrochemical plant in Fujian province, a Sinopec newspaper said. ...

Aromatic Solvents Butene Cleaning Corrosion Inhibiting Crude Oil Diesel Fuel Ethylene Fluids Drilling, Completion, Workover & Stimulation Fluids/Chemicals Fracturing Sand Fuel oil Gasoline (Lead free) General Jet fuel Kerosene. Domestic use Lubricants, Oils & Greases Nitrogen Oil Treating & Refining Polyethylene Polyvinyl chloride Propane Sand, Sandblast Surfactants
For Buyers
For Suppliers
Gulf Oil and Gas
Copyright © 2021 Universal Solutions All rights reserved. - Terms of Service - Privacy Policy.