KEM ONE increases PVC emulsion capacity

KEM ONE increases PVC emulsion capacity

11:29 AM, 19th December 2012
KEM ONE increases PVC emulsion capacity

LYON, FRANCE: KEM ONE announced 7,000 tonne per year PVC emulsion capacity extension. When this production capacity increase becomes fully operational in 2013, KEM ONE will have 112,000 tonne overall annual production capacities for PVC emulsion at its two sites of Saint-Auban, France and Hernani, Spain. An additional investment was realised for overhauling the packaging facilities to meet the needs of our customers. The flexibility of our bulk deliveries has been significantly increased.

“By increasing PVC emulsion production capacity to 42,000 tonne per year at Hernani’s site, we will be able to partner our customers in new developments, while also continuing to assist them with current projects. Meanwhile, this investment will enable us to strengthen our positions in Europe and consolidate our presence in emerging countries,” stated Bertrand Jausseme, Marketing and Sales Director, KEM ONE.

© WOC News



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

Air Liquide starts nitrogen liquefier at air separation plant in Cleburne, US

TEXAS, US: Air Liquide Industrial US LP has commissioned a new nitrogen liquefier at its air separation plant in Cleburne, Texas to further support gr ...

Read more
KBR awarded Kentucky Utilities’s contract in Ghent, US

HOUSTON, US: KBR was awarded a contract by Kentucky Utilities, a subsidiary of PPL Corporation, to provide engineering, procurement and construction ( ...

Read more
Technip bags BASF’s chlorine plant contract in Ludwigshafen

LUDWIGSHAFEN, GERMANY: Technip, in a consortium with Asahi Kasei Chemicals Corporation Japan, was awarded by BASF SE a lump sum turnkey engineering, p ...

Read more
Mitsubishi Rayon, SK to expand carbon fibre prepreg business in Asia

TOKYO, JAPAN: Mitsubishi Rayon Co Ltd announced formation of a strategic business alliance with SK Chemicals Co Ltd in order to develop and expand car ...

Read more
PPG completes acquisition of Spraylat

PITTSBURGH, US: PPG Industries has completed its previously announced acquisition of certain assets of Spraylat Corp, a privately-owned industrial coa ...

Read more
Jacobs bags Aura’s copper mine expansion contract in Mexico

PASADENA, US: Jacobs Engineering Group Inc was awarded a contract by Aura Minerals Inc to provide a basic engineering package for the expansion of the ...

Read more uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X