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Industrial Info to Present Webinar on Global Chemical Processing Spending Outlook

Industrial Info will be presenting a complimentary webinar on the spending outlook for the global Chemical Process Industry on June 26 at 9 a.m.…

Chemicals | Chemical Projects | Chemical Plant | Ethylene | Ethylene Units | Ethane Cracker | Polyethylene

William Ploch

Mon Jun 25 2018

China, U.S. Fuel Growth in Global Polyethylene Projects

As record amounts of new ethylene capacity continue to be announced globally, so does the number of planned polyethylene units. Currently, more than 190 individual…

Ethylene | Ethylene Units | Ethylene Cracker | Ethylene Production | Polyethylene | Polyethylene Unit Construction | Natural Gas | Naphtha

William Ploch

Wed Jun 13 2018

Industrial Info to Present Chemical Industry Outlook at Rice Global Engineering & Construction Forum

Trey Hamblet, Industrial Info's Vice President of Research for the Chemical Processing Industry, will present an outlook on the industry's spending trends at the Rice…

Chemicals | Chemical Industry News | Energy Market | Ethylene | Polyethylene | Ethane Cracker | NGL | Natural Gas | LNG

William Ploch

Thu Jun 07 2018

DowDuPont Starts Up New Texas Petrochemical Units

DowDuPont has started up its new integrated world-scale ethylene production facility and polyethylene production facility in Freeport, Texas, the company announced today. Both units will…

Ethylene | DowDupont | Texas | Chemical Plant | Polyethylene | Petrochemical News | Texas Petrochemicals

Industrial Info

Thu Sep 21 2017

IIR Chemicals Analyst: Chevron Phillips Chemical Startups Point to Strong Confidence in Ethylene, Polyethylene Projects

Chevron Phillips Chemical (The Woodlands, Texas), a 50:50 joint venture between Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) (San Ramon, California) and Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX), is…

Chevron | Chemical Processing | Ethylene | Polyethylene | Northeast

Industrial Info

Wed Aug 24 2016

Nova Chemicals Continues Construction On Polyethylene (Petrochemical) Unit

IIR has confirmed that construction on the Joffre polyethylene unit expansion is nearing completion and that the contractors on site will be demobilizing in about…

Petrochemical | Olefins | Construction | Polyethylene | Unit Expansions | Nova Chemicals

Industrial Info

Mon Aug 15 2016

Industrial Info to Present Webinar on Global Chemical Processing Spending Outlook

Industrial Info will be presenting a complimentary webinar on the spending outlook for the global Chemical Process Industry on June 26 at 9 a.m. CDT (10 a.m. EDT). Join Trey Hamblet, Industrial Info's vice president of Research for the Chemical Processing Industry, and Shaheen Chohan, vice president of Global Analytics, to hear their discussion on trends that are »

China, U.S. Fuel Growth in Global Polyethylene Projects

As record amounts of new ethylene capacity continue to be announced globally, so does the number of planned polyethylene units. Currently, more than 190 individual polyethylene units are being proposed around the world, with an estimated nameplate capacity of more than 138 billion pounds per year, according to Industrial Info's project database. A significant portion of the planned units are »

Industrial Info to Present Chemical Industry Outlook at Rice Global Engineering & Construction Forum

Trey Hamblet, Industrial Info's Vice President of Research for the Chemical Processing Industry, will present an outlook on the industry's spending trends at the Rice Global E&C Forum on Friday, June 8. The forum event will be held 11:15 a.m.-1:45 p.m. at Grand Hall in the Ley Student Center at Rice University. The »

DowDuPont Starts Up New Texas Petrochemical Units

DowDuPont has started up its new integrated world-scale ethylene production facility and polyethylene production facility in Freeport, Texas, the company announced today. Both units will continue to ramp up through the third quarter and are expected to reach full rates in the fourth quarter of 2017. Industrial Info has tracked the ethylene unit project since May 2011 and the polyethylene »

IIR Chemicals Analyst: Chevron Phillips Chemical Startups Point to Strong Confidence in Ethylene, Polyethylene Projects

Chevron Phillips Chemical (The Woodlands, Texas), a 50:50 joint venture between Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) (San Ramon, California) and Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX), is in a good position to take advantage of the remarkably low prices for ethane, as three of its largest petrochemical projects under construction will use the chemical to create ethylene, a key ingredient for plastics. »

Nova Chemicals Continues Construction On Polyethylene (Petrochemical) Unit

IIR has confirmed that construction on the Joffre polyethylene unit expansion is nearing completion and that the contractors on site will be demobilizing in about a month. Certain areas have started commissioning and they expect the unit to fully start up by the end of the year. Ledcor Projects Inc. has completed more than 90% of their work. Detailed work »