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BASF Invests in a Treatment Site for Chemetall Brand

August 13, 2018 Business News
The site is to be completed in 2021 and will house production, warehousing, a state-of-the-art laboratory, and administrative offices in an ideal environment for manufacturing development, the company reported.

IMCD Completes HORN Acquisition

August 13, 2018 Business News
In 2017, HORN generated revenue of USD 276 million, a normalized EBITDA of USD 12 million and has approximately 200 employees.

Ascend Performance Materials Acquires Britannia Techno Polymer

August 13, 2018 Business News
BTP’s employees will transition immediately to Ascend. Andrew Leigh, BTP founder, will join Ascend’s global management team as director of compounding technology.

Evonik’s Coatings Additives Business Line Selects Distributors in North America

August 13, 2018 Business News
The company stated that the Evonik Coating Additives Business Line and its new distributors will honor existing contracts during the transition period to help ensure a smooth transition.

Pilot Chemical Company Opens Innovation Center

August 13, 2018 Business News
Pilot Chemical has added nine new roles to staff the facility, built to address customer needs and develop new products, the company stated.

DCC LANSCO Announces Next Steps for Merger

July 30, 2018 Business News
Since July 1, 2018, the combined company's Sales outside the United States has been managed by Peter Baggen, VP Sales, and all customer orders have been processed by the Customer Service teams in the UK or Canada.

ICP Industrial Expands Global Presence with the Formation of ICP Industrial Canada

July 30, 2018 Business News
With manufacturing operations in the United States and Mexico, the additional footprint in Canada will serve as a compliment to its international growth strategy, the company stated.

Bühler Partners with CheMarCo for Wet-milling Technologies

July 30, 2018 Business News
The product range covered focuses on wet-grinding equipment and process technologies, including traditional horizontal full volume bead mills, highly efficient high-performance bead mills, and modern three roll mills.

Perstorp to Debottleneck Capa™ Caprolactone Derivatives Plants

July 30, 2018 Business News
The company is building in the capability for the plant to run with a higher capacity, which allows for increased production volumes in the future.

Covestro Strengthens Global Film Production

July 30, 2018 Business News
The company specifically plans capacity expansions at Map Ta Phut, Thailand; Guangzhou, China; South Deerfield, United States; and Dormagen, Germany. The total investment of more than 100 million euros also includes the expansion of the associated infrastructure and logistics.