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Highlights- September 2014 issue - Vol.27.9

Wide range of synthetic rubbers for Versatile & Demanding Applications - Michael Fahrig, Sr PR Manager, Lanxess AG (Specialty Chemistry).
Crude Blending for Optimal Refinery Operation - Brian Stefurak, Consultant, Honeywell Process Solutions.
Best Practices for Mitigation of Corrosion in Hydrocarbon Processing Industry - K. Sudhakar, M. Senthilnath, Nikhil Trivedi, L&T-Chiyoda Ltd.
Increasing Operational performance through Upstream Production Optimization - Ulhas Deshpande, Honeywell Process Solutions, India.
Pilot safety valves for protection of low pressure systems - S. Raghava Chari, Industry Consultant.
Vacuum Technology - S. Raghava Chari, Industry Consultant.
Interview: Dorf Ketal Chemicals: IT consolidation on a globally unified platform for operational excellence - Seshadri Viswanathan, Vice President (IT), Dorf Ketal Chemicals.

 

 
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Australia seals landmark civil nuclear deal with India ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Lubrizol to manufacture chlorinated polyvinyl chloride from its Dahej plant ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Oilmin to probe ONGC inefficiency in target shortfall ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Pharma companies witness dip in profit margins as R&D spend rises ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Reliance to source ethane from US for its crackers in India ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Trinidad & Tobago offers an investment opportunity for Indian chemical Industry — NS Venkataraman, Nandini Consultancy ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Lupin aiming Rs 3,000 crore India sales by year-end ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Telangana mulls ‘Pharma City’ near Hyderabad ......................................................................................................................................................................................... BASF unveils new tagline to mark 150th anniversary ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Deepak Fertilisers launches Australian venture to provide mining services ......................................................................................................................................................................................... PetroChina to expedite shale exploration ......................................................................................................................................................................................... GAIL’s equity offer to revive Talcher urea plant ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Lanxess introduces high-performance biopolymers for retanning ......................................................................................................................................................................................... ONGC commissions new FCC unit at Mangalore refinery ......................................................................................................................................................................................... ExxonMobil’s Equipment Building Group celebrates centenary ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Narendra K Verma takes charge as Managing Director of ONGC Videsh ......................................................................................................................................................................................... IUPAC International Congress of Pesticide Chemistry - Premier pesticide chemistry event focuses on emerging issues and challenges ......................................................................................................................................................................................... P D Samudra takes over as Uhde India’s Managing Director ......................................................................................................................................................................................... IOC’s Paradip refinery to exceed $10/barrel ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Aditya Birla Chemicals to acquire chlor-alkali business of Jayshree Chemicals ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Cancer Genetics acquires BioServe India for $1.9M ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Alfa Laval wins SEK 50 million Russian natural gas order ......................................................................................................................................................................................... CB&I to license technology for Polish on-purpose propylene unit ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Bosch group names Wacker as preferred silicone supplier ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Chevron Phillips selling its engineering polymer business for $220M ......................................................................................................................................................................................... AkzoNobel collaborates with Singapore institute on solar cell technology ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Thermo Fisher Scientific bags three R&D 100 Awards ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Toyo Engineering bags Malaysian steam cracker complex contract ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Innovation key to success: ISCMA ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Dow Jones Sustainability Index 2014 announced; AkzoNobel, Dow Chemical top industry list ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Jindal Group to exit oil & gas business; aims to pare debt ......................................................................................................................................................................................... KMML gas leak leads to hospitalization of 70 children ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Clariant to build new masterbatches plant in Australia ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Clariant to build new masterbatches plant in Australia ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Serum Institute joins hands with Australian biotech firm ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Rallis India launches new crop protection product; 3 more in the pipeline ......................................................................................................................................................................................... DMAI 64th AGM & Awards - Dye manufacturers expect Indian colorant industry to grow rapidly ......................................................................................................................................................................................... KBC Advanced Technologies Client Conference 2014 ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Dow Corning opens new Application Development Center in India ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Uniphos International and Jacto to provide spraying solutions in India ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Evonik establishes new R&D center in Germany ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Indian Oil bags Technology Innovation Award ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Indian Oil bags Technology Innovation Award ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Analytik Jena to acquire Bruker’s ICP-MS business ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Sintex acquires French company for €18 million ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Siluria Technologies and Linde partner to develop ethylene technology ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Deepak Fertilisers Q1 profit dives 7% on gas woes ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Ashland Water Technologies gets rechristened as Solenis ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Vitol buys Shell’s Australian downstream assets and refinery ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Clariant India clocks 49% in Q2, 2014 ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Berkshire Hathaway to buy Phillips 66 unit ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Reliance Q3 profits boosted by refining, exploration businesses ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Pune gets new skills development centre ......................................................................................................................................................................................... FAI Annual Seminar 2013 - HRS emphasises role of energy efficiency in fertilizer industry ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Yusuf Hamied donates Rs 8 crore to RSC chemistry education programme in India ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Clariant divests its water treatment biz to South African AECI ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Versalis and Elevance partner for developing green catalysts ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Lupin acquires Netherlands’ Nanomi ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Grundfos India partners with NDTV for a campaign on energy efficiency ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Richard van der Merwe appointed MD,Bayer CropScience India ......................................................................................................................................................................................... HPCL subsidiary to acquire gas blocks in Australia ......................................................................................................................................................................................... BASF inaugurates battery materials R&D and application center in Japan ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Heitmann bows out, Matthias Zachert appointed as Chairman of Lanxess ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw bags Othmer Gold Medal ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Foundation laid for India’s largest nuclear power plant in Haryana ......................................................................................................................................................................................... KSB receives RWE Supplier award ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Clariant technology for world’s largest propane dehydrogenation unit ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Technip and BP extend their purified terephthalic acid alliance ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Dow to spin off 40 plants .........................................................................................................................................................................................
 
 
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