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2014-03-31 08:31:52

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE:APD) today announced it had been awarded a contract to supply liquid nitrogen to Singapore's Jurong Rock Caverns (JRC) project, an innovative underground storage facility for petrochemical products and the first of its kind in the country and across Southeast Asia. JRC is developed by the JTC Corporation (JTC), a government agency responsible for industrial infrastructure development in Singapore. Located on...

2013-10-23 12:23:19

SINGAPORE, Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD), a leading global industrial gases and performance materials supplier, today announced it has signed a contract to supply both gaseous and liquid nitrogen to Prime Evolue Singapore Pte. Ltd. Air Products will also further extend its existing industrial gas pipeline network to the Tembusu area from its existing pipeline network in the Sakra area on Jurong Island, Singapore, to support the growth of chemical and...

2011-02-16 09:00:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Feb. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Performance Products division of Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) today announced that it is going ahead with the engineering design for a 40,000-ton capacity expansion program at its world-scale polyetheramine facility in Singapore. Huntsman plans to invest more than $70 million at its Jurong Island plant in a move that will more than double the site's manufacturing capabilities, help satisfy increasing global demand for...

2010-12-03 08:45:00

PRINCETON, N.J. and SINGAPORE, Dec. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Informex, the leading meeting place for buyers and sellers of high-value chemistry for a broad range of applications, today announced the launch of the inaugural Informex Asia event, which will run from November 9th to 10th 2011 at Suntec, Singapore. The format of Informex Asia will be similar to that of the flagship InformexUSA event and will feature a diverse exhibit show floor featuring around 100 domestic and international...

2010-07-02 07:00:00

NORTHFIELD, Ill., July 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Stepan Company (NYSE: SCL) today announced it has acquired the manufacturing assets of Peter Cremer GmbH's 100,000 ton per year methyl ester plant located on Singapore's Jurong Island. "Methyl esters are a core building block of Stepan's surfactant business and the acquisition of this asset on Singapore's Jurong Island provides a great opportunity to reach our global customer base with methyl esters and value added derivatives," stated F....

2010-05-20 09:46:00

EVERBERG, Belgium, May 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Performance Products division of Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) announced today that it will expand manufacturing capacity of its JEFFAMINE® polyetheramine manufacturing facility located on Jurong Island, Singapore. The planned expansion is anticipated to occur by the end of the third quarter of this year and will increase existing capacity by more than 50%. Daniele Ferrari, President of Performance Products said,...

2010-05-04 00:59:00

THE HAGUE, The Netherlands, May 4, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shell's (NYSE: RDS.A)(NYSE: RDS.B) largest integrated refinery and petrochemicals complex is now fully online. The multi-billion dollar project in Singapore boosts the supply of raw materials for many everyday products and uses ultra-efficient Shell technology. The site is already supplying products to Asian growth markets and to manufacturers in Singapore. It is a cornerstone of Shell's strategy to focus on growth and...

2008-10-03 06:00:20

The ExxonMobil Chemical Company has completed a 130,000 tons-per-year capacity expansion at its Exxsol hydrocarbon fluids plant on the Jurong Island of Singapore, increasing capacity at this site to more than 500,000 tons per year. The expanded capacity is designed to meet demand for differentiated hydrocarbon fluid products in Asia-Pacific, which is reported to be growing at a rate of 6% per year. The capacity expansion is expected to provide customers access to higher volumes of...

2008-10-02 12:05:27

ExxonMobil Chemical has completed a 130,000 tons per year capacity expansion at its Exxsol hydrocarbon fluids plant in Jurong Island, Singapore, increasing capacity at this site to more than 500,000 tons per year. The new capacity is designed to meet demand for differentiated hydrocarbon fluid products in Asia Pacific, which is growing at an estimated rate of six percent per year. The capacity expansion will provide customers with access to higher volumes of ExxonMobil Chemical's Exxsol...

2008-09-08 06:00:20

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Shell Eastern Petrochemicals Complex (SEPC), Royal Dutch Shell's (NYSE:RDS) (The Hague, the Netherlands) largest investment in Singapore, will include a new world-scale ethylene cracker on Pulau Bukom Island and possibly the world's largest monoethylene glycol (MEG) plant on Jurong Island. The key contractors of the project are ABB Lummus/Toyo and Foster Wheeler Limited (NASDAQ:FWLT) (Clinton, New Jersey). In 2005, the joint...