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


Evonik invests in Pangaea Ventures Fund

VANCOUVER, CANADA: Evonik Industries strengthens its corporate venturing activities with an investment in the North American Pangaea Ventures Fund III ...

Read more
Dur-A-Flex launches UV-resistant urethane topcoat

CONNECTICUT, US: Dur-A-Flex Inc, a leading manufacturer of commercial, industrial and institutional seamless, resinous flooring, announced the addit ...

Read more
Maruzen to shutdown Keiyo Ethylene’s naphtha cracker

TOKYO, JAPAN: Maruzen Petrochemical’s Keiyo Ethylene unit has shut its sole naphtha cracker on 24 July 2012 after an unspecified problem. The pl ...

Read more
Toyo bags BASF’s GIR Project contract in India

TOKYO, JAPAN/DAHEJ, INDIA: Toyo India has bagged engineering, procurement and construction- lump sum turnkey (EPC-LSTK) contract for BASF’s GIR ...

Read more
Ecolab joins the UN Global Compact and CEO Water Mandate

ST PAUL, US: Ecolab Inc has joined the United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest voluntary corporate sustainability initiative. Douglas ...

Read more
FMC to invest $100 mn in microcrystalline cellulose facility in Thailand

PHILADELPHIA, US: FMC Corporation will invest more than $100 million in a new world class microcrystalline cellulose (MCC) manufacturing facility in R ...

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