Tag: asia

LNG under pressure from high prices and demand

Several factors are driving up the price of natural gas and stimulating demand for LNG. The demand for LNG continues to grow.

SE Asia a growing market for specialized equipment

Wire Arc Additive Manufacturing allows 3D-printing of large objects at less expense and in a far shorter time. After years of extensive research, commercialization has begun, and heavy industry is set to be transformed.

Asia to contribute 40% of capacity growth by 2024

Asia is expected to lead the global refining industry by contributing about 40% of refining capacity additions from planned and announced (new-build) projects between 2020 and 2024, says GlobalData.

Asia accounts for 53% of global EDC capacity by 2023

Asia is set to lead the capacity growth in the global ethylene dichloride (EDC) industry from planned and announced projects, contributing around 53% of the global growth between 2019 and 2023, says GlobalData.

Asia contributes 36% of CDU capacity growth by 2023

Asia is expected to drive new-build crude distillation unit (CDU) capacity growth in the global refinery industry from planned and announced (new-build) projects between 2019 and 2023, contributing around 36% of global CDU capacity growth by 2023, according to GlobalData.

Asia and NA lead global polyethylene capacity by 2023

Global polyethylene capacity is poised to see considerable growth over the next five years, potentially increasing from 110.12 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) in 2018 to 157.02 mtpa in 2023, registering a total growth of 43%, led by Asia and North America.

Van Leeuwen celebrates its 40 anniversary in Asia

Van Leeuwen Pipe and Tube (Singapore) Pte Ltd recently celebrated its 40th anniversary and announced the further strengthening of its Singapore regional headquarters as Project Management Hub for the Asia Pacific region.

GE launches 6B repowering gas turbine solution

GE’s Power Services business (GE) is celebrating the 40th anniversary of its 6B gas turbine fleet by launching the world’s first 6B Repowering Solution.

Four trends to watch in chemicals: South-East Asia, the Middle East,...

Growth in the chemicals and biochemicals industry is being led by China, with the rest of Asia, the Middle East and the United States not far behind. Bio-based technology and innovations in catalysis production are two promising trends to make the chemical industry more sustainable.

TUBACEX registers 2017 success

TUBACEX announces its annual results anticipating the end of the worst crisis ever to hit the oil & gas sector. In a background defined by a permanent drop in volumes and prices remaining under pressure, with particular impact on results during the last three years, TUBACEX has had sales of EUR 490.