Petrochemicals Lead $70 Billion in U.S. Projects Impacted by COVID-19 So Far this Year

The number of reported COVID-19 cases across the U.S. has been trending downward since early January, but new variants of the virus and a…

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Industrial Info

Fri Feb 12 2021

Spending Index Shows Impact of Chemical Mega Projects

Industrial Info's North American Industrial Project Spending Index, which measures the value of active projects in the pipeline for the year, showed a 23% drop…

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Tue Dec 04 2018

IIR Energy BREAKERS: Agrium to Perform Annual Maintenance at Redwater Ammonia Units in Canada

Agrium to Perform Annual Maintenance at Redwater Ammonia Units in Canada Agrium plans to perform planned maintenance at its 267,000-metric-ton-per-year Ammonia Unit 1, and…

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Industrial Info

Tue Aug 01 2017

U.S. Chemical Industry Remains Optimistic for 2017

Moving into 2017, the U.S. Chemical Processing Industry continues to be optimistic about future investments, according to Industrial Info's 2017 Global Industrial Outlook. Much…

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Industrial Info

Tue Nov 29 2016

Petrochemicals Lead $70 Billion in U.S. Projects Impacted by COVID-19 So Far this Year

The number of reported COVID-19 cases across the U.S. has been trending downward since early January, but new variants of the virus and a steady rise in deaths mean that many of the restrictions and recommendations on social interaction aren't going away. This is forcing companies, particularly those in the Chemical Processing and Oil & Gas industries, to make »

Spending Index Shows Impact of Chemical Mega Projects

Industrial Info's North American Industrial Project Spending Index, which measures the value of active projects in the pipeline for the year, showed a 23% drop in Chemical Processing Industry spending in October. The index for October showed $16.2 billion in spending, down from nearly $21.1 billion in October 2017. The index has shown a drop in chemical spending »

IIR Energy BREAKERS: Agrium to Perform Annual Maintenance at Redwater Ammonia Units in Canada

Agrium to Perform Annual Maintenance at Redwater Ammonia Units in Canada Agrium plans to perform planned maintenance at its 267,000-metric-ton-per-year Ammonia Unit 1, and 656,000-metric-ton-per-year Ammonia Unit 2, in Redwater, Alberta. Both turnarounds are set to begin August 21, and are expected to last about 38 days. (Outages: 338512, 338513) (Plant: 2017662) SCANA Pulls Plug on Massive South »

U.S. Chemical Industry Remains Optimistic for 2017

Moving into 2017, the U.S. Chemical Processing Industry continues to be optimistic about future investments, according to Industrial Info's 2017 Global Industrial Outlook. Much of its activity involves the continued low cost of natural gas liquids (NGLs), a primary feedstock for building-block chemicals such as ethylene. Global demand for projects such as ethylene, ammonia and methanol remains strong, providing »