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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…

Ethylene | Polyethylene | Ammonia | acids | Chemicals | Chemical Plant | Chemical Processing

William Ploch

Tue Dec 04 2018

Even More Ethylene Coming for U.S. Gulf Coast

Growth in ethylene capacity has broken all historical records in recent years, with multiple world-scale crackers constructed in Texas and Louisiana. Even as ExxonMobil commissions…

Ethylene Capacity | Ethylene Production | Polyethylene | Chemicals | Chemical Plant | Chemical Projects | Chemical Processing | Chemical Production

William Ploch

Fri Jul 27 2018

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

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 »

Even More Ethylene Coming for U.S. Gulf Coast

Growth in ethylene capacity has broken all historical records in recent years, with multiple world-scale crackers constructed in Texas and Louisiana. Even as ExxonMobil commissions a new cracker in Texas this month, another 8 billion pounds of new capacity is planned to be brought online during the remaining months of 2018. Formosa, Sasol and Shintech each have new units planned »

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 »