Nouryon Invests in Metal Alkyls Plant at Rotterdam


Nouryon has made a series of investments at its metal alkyls plant in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, to reportedly improve efficiency and increase capacity. According to Nouryon, the projects will enable the company to continue meeting growing demand from customers in the polymer industry and improve supply reliability in Europe.

“The Rotterdam plant has increased production capacity by more than 40 percent in the last three years, and this latest investment series positions us for sustained growth,” said Jeroen Jungschlager, Rotterdam plant manager. “It will enable us to move greater volumes with improved reliability and consistency to our customers.”

The most recent investment includes automating raw material handling and improving overall efficiency and safety at the site by avoiding potential exposure risks, Nouryon stated. The company stated that this project reflects its strategy of accelerating growth through operational excellence and strategic investments tailored to the needs of its customers.