Tanaka Completes Acquisition of Metalor
Metalor reports that the previously communicated agreement to sell 100% of the equity of Metalor to Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo of Japan has been approved by the relevant competition authorities and is now complete. Metalor will continue to operate as a subsidiary of Tanaka. - Metalor 09/28/16 Click Here For Details!
Umicore Automotive Catalyst Production Changes Coming
Umicore plans to consolidate its German production of automotive catalysts at one dedicated facility. The company currently operates two automotive catalyst production facilities in Germany. Umicore also intends to increase production capacity at its newly-commissioned Nowa Ruda plant in Poland. - Umicore 09/28/16 Click Here For Details!
Basf New Catalyst Addition System
BASF has introduced a new patented Portable Fluid Catalytic Cracking (FCC) Catalyst Addition System for Refinery Catalysts. This new system allows refineries to conduct catalyst and Co-Catalyst trials, while minimizing the potential risks of changing to a new catalyst. - BASF 09/27/16 Click Here For Details!