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  • News - 24 Feb 2004
    German chemical giant BASF and Japanese synthetic fibre manufacturer Toray are to form a 50-50 joint venture that will see them set up a polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) manufacturing operation in...
  • News - 19 Feb 2004
    Heraeus Holding GmbH, has now introduced an innovative production process that will help fiber producers achieve much lower production costs. For, the "Online-RIC" technology allows the production of...
  • News - 6 Feb 2004
    Lectra announces the launch of two new versions of its Vector cutters, dedicated to the cutting of composite materials: VectorComposite-67 and VectorComposite-67E. The extreme complexity of...
  • News - 27 Jan 2004
    Drivers of commercial vehicles and cars will not only be able to brake more quickly in future, braking is also set to get quieter. The new modifier increases both the flexibility of friction and...
  • News - 20 Nov 2003
    Sasol and Mitsubishi Chemical Corp have just commissioned Sasol Dia Acrylates joint venture of which they both own a 50% share. Sasol Dia Acrylates is an acrylic acid and acrylates complex plant...
  • News - 31 Jul 2003
    Building materials manufacturer James Hardie have announced that they intend to invest over US$100 million into their fibre cement business. This will see them expand production capacity to meet...
  • News - 26 Feb 2003
    M&G Polymers have just completed their acquisition of Rhodia-ster S.A. of Brazil from Rhodia. Included in the acquisition were all the equity interests in Rhodia-ster including production...
  • News - 18 Feb 2003
    ConocoPhillips have decided to close their Cevolutiuon carbon fibre operation. The decision came after weighing up the effects of market, operating and technology uncertainties, which when combined,...
  • News - 6 Feb 2003
    BASF have just increased the output of two of its operations. Production capacity of their Ulsan/Korea polytetrahydrofuran (PolyTHF) plant has been boosted from 30,000 tons per year to 40,000 tons...
  • News - 5 Feb 2003
    Since first being unveiled as a concept car in Paris in 2000, the Porsche Carrera GT has been aimed purely at the likes of Ferrari and Lamborghini. The new Porsche which will be unveiled at the Geneva...