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Serious Disaster
Explosion in Chinese Chemical Park Kills 47
A big explosion at Yancheng Chemical Park claims at least 47 people dead. According to consistent media reports, a fire has broken out in the Jiangsu Tianjiayi Chemical Plant. The subsequent explosion in the facilities had a devastating effect. more
Russia: Engineering
Mc Dermott Wins Technology Contract for IOC’s Ethylene Plant
Mc Dermott International has bagged a technology contract which includes basic engineering and technology licensing as well as detailed engineering and material supply of heaters for Irkutsk Oil Company’s 650 KTA ethylene plant in Russia. more
Digital Transformation
Nokia, Pöyry, Infosys Collaborate to Improve and Increase Usage of AI Framework
The artificial intelligence framework called ‘KRTI 4.0’ aims to achieve operational excellence for industry, utilities, transportation and infrastructure organisations. The framework makes use of advanced digital concepts such as AI, cognitive/machine learning and machine-to-machine (M2M) for industrial environments. more
Industry Analysis
Ceresana Introduces Market Report for Stabilisers
According to the report, the revenues generated with stabilisers are likely to reach a volume of 5.5 billion dollars until 2025. The report also highlights the significance of liquid metal soaps as well as other products. more
Fluor-Technip JV Complete Work for Sasol’s Petrochemical Complex
Located in Louisiana, the complex includes a 1.5-million-tonne-per-year ethane cracker plant which comprises of six downstream chemical units and associated utilities. Under the joint venture, Fluor and Technip will also carry out performance testing for the world-scale complex. more
How to Benefit from CFD Simulation
CFD Simulation in Chemical Reaction Engineering — The goal of reaction engineering is to optimize transport processes (heat transfer, mass transfer and mixing) in order to improve yield/conversion of desired products whilst ensuring the safe operation of the reactor. CFD simulation can help maximizing yield while minimizing costs. more
Made-in-China 2025
What the New Era of Made-in-China 2025 means for Petrochemicals and Chemicals
With China pushing into a new era of industrialisation, chemicals and petrochemicals are especially affected. While the size of the sector is enormous, innovation ability, efficiency and integration is not quite often not on-par with the global competition. Can the ‘Made in China 2025’ herald a new dawn for Asia’s chemical and petrochemical industry? more
The Must-Have Apps for Automation
12 apps have passed the preliminary round of the Automation App Award and now go forward to the final. Now it is up to you to vote for the automation apps in the categories technology, catalogue and corporate to find the award winner. The names of all participants will go into a draw to win an iPad contributed by our affiliated portal elektrotechnik... more
Gravimetric Feeders
Feeding Continuous Pharma Processes
A modular solution for continuous processing: Coperion K-Tron's new gravimetric K3-PH feeders shall provide a flexible solution with small footprint and short changeovers. more
Specialised Technologies
Proven Innovations for Bagging Ultra-Light Powders
At this year's Powtech in Nuremberg, Germany, Greif-Velox will demonstrate to its customers the potential benefits offered by the vacuum packer Velovac, the patented external valve cutter Valvocut and the gross-weight pneumatic packer BVP. more
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