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...
News - 5 Feb 2003
Steel Dynamics have just reached an agreement to purchase the assets of GalvPro in Jeffersonville, Indiana, USA.
This facility has the ability to process up to 350,000 tonnes per year of light...
News - 31 Jan 2003
Altair Nanotechnologies have just been awarded their third patent by the US Patent Office. The patent is titled "Processing Aqueous Titanium Solutions to Titanium Dioxide Pigments".
News - 24 Jan 2003
3M have just completed the acquisition of the Solvay subsidiary Solvay Fluoropolymers Inc, via their subsidiary Dyneon. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
The purchase includes a...
News - 21 Jan 2003
SGL Carbon has just won a contract to supply Australian Magnesium Organisation with corrosion protection equipment for their plant in Stanwell, Australia.
The supply contract worth 27 million euros...
News - 17 Jan 2003
Praxair have just opened their new metals fabrication laboratory in Tonawanda, New York, USA.
The new facility will house:
Manual, automated and robotic welding systems
New technology power...
News - 15 Jan 2003
PolyOne a global polymer services company announced today that it would be reducing its workforce by about 5% in a effort to reduce costs.
The reductions will come primarily from North America and...
News - 8 Jan 2003
BCS Industries (formerly Bluff City Steel) have completed their acquisition of Cuyahoga Steel and Wire, which has been renamed BCS Cuyahoga.
Memphis-based BCS were delighted at the opportunity to...
News - 19 Dec 2002
Japan’s Fair Trade Commission have approved the merger between Sumitomo Chemical Co and Mitsui Chemicals Inc, with certain conditions. The merger will create the worlds fifth largest chemical...
News - 18 Dec 2002
DuPont and Universal Display Corporation (UDC) have agreed to jointly develop a new generation of soluble Organic Light Emitting Diode (OLED) materials and technologies.
They intend to combine the...