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EDAC commissions 660MW for NTPC's TTPP in Uttar Pradesh

EDAC commissions 660MW for NTPC's TTPP in Uttar Pradesh

EDAC Engineering Limited, an EPC and O&M player, announced the successful commissioning of 660 MW at NTPC's Tanda Thermal Power Plant (TTPP). EDAC Engineering Ltd had been contracted by GE Power for...
09 December 2019
AquaChemie to develop $40m chemical terminal in Dubai

AquaChemie to develop $40m chemical terminal in Dubai

AquaChemie Middle East is investing USD 40M for a chemical terminal facility at Jebel Ali Port in Dubai which will serve as the chemical distributor’s gateway hub across the Gulf and beyond the region....
09 December 2019
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Iran mulls construction of $8bn petrochemical project

Plans are underway to construct a USD 8bn petrochemical megaproject by Iranian petrochemical holdings, a senior petrochemical official said. Behzad Mohammadi, the CEO of the National Petrochemical Company...
09 December 2019
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Egypt plans to implement desalination plants

The Egyptian government is considering three bids from international companies to implement joint water desalination projects with a total capacity of 300,000 cubic metres per day (scm/day). Government...
09 December 2019
Al-Benyan urges collaborative investment

Al-Benyan urges collaborative investment

The petrochemical and chemical industry in the Middle East must invest collaboratively in winning-partnerships and concrete, actionable ideas if it is to sustain its future growth trajectory. That was...
09 December 2019
Sipchem signs MoU with Linde Plc

Sipchem signs MoU with Linde Plc

Sahara International Petrochemical Co. (Sipchem) announced that it has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the multinational industrial gas and chemical company Linde Plc. They signed...
09 December 2019
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Iran pursuing joint Caspian oil project with Azerbaijan

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Tehran is determined to carry out joint oil projects with the Republic of Azerbaijan in the Caspian Sea. In a meeting with First Deputy Prime Minister of Azerbaijan...
09 December 2019
Success at Stainless Steel World 2019

Success at Stainless Steel World 2019

The CRA community came together again for the Stainless Steel World Conference and Exhibition 2019 in Maastricht, the Netherlands, and based on the positive feedback already received, it is not too early...
05 December 2019
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Indian refinery project with Aramco, ADNOC at $70bn

The cost of a giant oil and petrochemical refinery project to be built jointly by Saudi Aramco and Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. (ADNOC) in India is expected to reach USD 70bn. A joint economic council between...
02 December 2019
KBR awarded advanced automation systems contracts

KBR awarded advanced automation systems contracts

KBR announced that it has been awarded two contracts by Toyo Engineering Corporation for the supply of an Operator Training Simulator (OTS) and an Advanced Process Control (APC) system for the new single-stream...
02 December 2019