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21 September 2020

HPCL to invest Rs 600bn in five years

Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (HPCL) will invest over Rs 600bn for developing infrastructure during the next five years, Chairman Mukesh K Surana said at the company's 68th annual general meeting....
21 September 2020

L&T Construction awarded significant contracts

Metallurgical and Material Handling Business of L&T Construction has secured an order from Northern Coalfields Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India Limited (CIL), for a coal processing and load-out...
21 September 2020

World's first CNG terminal to come up in Gujarat

The Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani recently said Bhavnagar will become the first Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) terminal in the world, as the government has given its sanction to the Rs 1,900 crore...
21 September 2020

Ghaziabad revives 74mld STP in Indirapuram

At least three major sewage treatment plants (STPs) in the Ghaziabad district that are facing operational issues and allegedly discharging untreated water into river Hindon, are now in the process of revival....
21 September 2020

VTPS to get water from VMC sewage treatment plant

Vijayawada Municipal Corporation is working out to supply Sewage Treatment Plant water to Narla Tatarao Thermal Power Station (VTPS) for power generation. The VMC and NTTPS will reach MoU for the supply...
21 September 2020

ECHEM adds 7 new projects to petrochemical plan

Saad Helal, the Chairman of Egyptian Petrochemicals Holding Company (ECHEM), stated that his company is rapidly working on implementing seven new projects to the national plan for the period of 2020-2035....
21 September 2020

ACCIONA produces the first cubic meter of water

ACCIONA has achieved a key milestone in the construction of the Al-Khobar 1 desalination plant on the east coast of Saudi Arabia with the production of the first cubic meter of water. This is equivalent...
21 September 2020

Middle East, Asia to lead global PET capacity additions

The global polyethylene terephthalate (PET) capacity is poised to see considerable growth over the next five years, potentially increasing from 30.47 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) in 2019 to 35.28 mtpa...
21 September 2020

JGC lands $3.7bn Iraq refinery up-gradation deal

JGC Corporation, an engineering company headquartered in Japan, said it has secured a contract for the up-gradation of a major refinery in the Iraqi port city of Basrah. The engineering, procurement, ...
07 September 2020

SABIC to expand capacity in Asia for NORYL SA9000 resin

SABIC intends to boost production capacity for its specialty NORYLâ„¢ SA9000 resin to support the rapid growth of high-performance printed circuit boards (PCBs) used in 5G base stations and high-speed servers....