Media

Momentive expands specialty silicones capacity in India

2:06 AM, 2nd March 2012
Momentive expands specialty silicones capacity in India

ALBANY, US: Momentive Performance Materials has expanded its manufacturing facility and application development centre in Chennai, India. Spanning more than 15 acre, the unit opened in 2009, manufacturers high-end specialty silicones to serve growing needs of customers in India, Middle East and South Asia. The expansion of the Chennai facility, along with the opening of a regional headquarters and global R&D centre in Bangalore later this year, is part of Momentive’s long-standing commitment to India and the surrounding regions.

“This expansion will bring some of the sophisticated technology and manufacturing processes that Momentive has developed worldwide to the Chennai facility and considerably enhance our ability to serve customers across the region,” said VP Nalian, Managing Director, Momentive Performance Materials India.

© WOC News

0 Comments

Login

Your Comments (Up to 2000 characters)
Please respect our community and the integrity of its participants. WOC reserves the right to moderate and approve your comment.

Related News


Invista to produce nylon 12 on pilot scale

WICHITA, US: Invista has several patents pending on a new nylon 12 monomer technology, which the global polymer company will soon produce at pilot sca ...

Read more
Toxic milk

BANGALORE, INDIA: Milk adulteration has become a major area of concern in Karnataka, India. According to Food Safety and Standard Act, toned milk shou ...

Read more
Cargill to build ethanol facility in Barby, Germany

BARBY, GERMANY: Cargill will invest €60 million ($83 million) in building a new ethanol facility in Barby, Saxony Anhalt, Germany. The plant will ...

Read more
Foster Wheeler bags hydrogen reformers contract in Vietnam

ZUG, SWITZERLAND: Foster Wheeler’s subsidiary of Global Engineering and Construction Group has been awarded a contract for two Terrace Wall hydr ...

Read more
Ineos to acquire Sasol’s solvents business in Germany

ROLLE, SWITZERLAND: Ineos Enterprises has agreed to purchase Sasol Solvents Germany GmbH, one of Europe’s leading solvent manufacturers. The acq ...

Read more
Jacobs awarded fertilizer plant management contract in Posey County, US

PASADENA, US: Jacobs Engineering Group Inc was awarded a contract by Midwest Fertilizer to provide programme management services for a nitrogen-based ...

Read more
Copyright © 2014. Kimberlite Softwares Pvt. Ltd., India. All rights reserved.
World of Chemicals.