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BASF Restarts Steam Crackers at Ludwigshafen Following Explosion

Two steam crackers at the world's largest chemical complex in Ludwigshafen, Germany, have been restarted following a fatal explosion and blaze at the plant that…

BASF | Ludwigshafen | Germany | Steam Crackers | Ethylene | Ethylene Outages | Olefns

Industrial Info

Mon Nov 07 2016

India’s Chemical, Petrochemical Sectors Set to Benefit from Booming Economy, Growing Customer Base

In a recent article for Valve World India, Industrial Info's Shaheen Chohan and Anurag Agrawal look at how India's rapid economic growth is benefiting its…

Petrochemical | India | Chemical Processing | Aromatics | Olefns

Industrial Info

Fri Aug 05 2016

BASF Restarts Steam Crackers at Ludwigshafen Following Explosion

Two steam crackers at the world's largest chemical complex in Ludwigshafen, Germany, have been restarted following a fatal explosion and blaze at the plant that claimed the lives of four employees last month. Owner, BASF SE (Ludwigshafen, Germany), confirmed that both crackers are back online, almost three weeks after an explosion occurred during work on a supply pipeline that delivered »

India’s Chemical, Petrochemical Sectors Set to Benefit from Booming Economy, Growing Customer Base

In a recent article for Valve World India, Industrial Info's Shaheen Chohan and Anurag Agrawal look at how India's rapid economic growth is benefiting its chemical and petrochemical sectors. Although these sectors only contribute a small percentage to India's overall GDP, Industrial Info's project database shows more than $50 billion in active projects in the country's Chemical Processing Industry. Ag »