KUALA LUMPUR: Muhibbah Engineering (M) Bhd has secured a Rm100mil contract to build an aroma chemical complex and facilities in Kuantan.
It said on Tuesday the contract involved the construction, fabrication and installation for the complex and facilities for the lemongrass project undertaken by BASF Petronas Chemicals Sdn Bhd.
The new complex will comprise of one production building and other facilities.
Muhibbah said the scope of the contract work includes construction, scaffolding, warehousing, heavy lift and pre-commissioning. Additional scope could include commissioning and start-up support and would be determined at a later date.
“Construction will commence immediately and is estimated to be completed in two years,” it said.
Source: The Star Online
ExxonMobil Corp. (Spring, Tex.) announced the startup of two new chemical production units at its Baytown, Texas, manufacturing facility. The $2 billion expansion is part of ExxonMobil’s long-term growth plans to deliver higher-value products from its U.S. Gulf Coast refining and chemical facilities.
Ineos Enterprises has announced the acquisition of Eramet Titanium & Iron (ETI) from Eramet for €230 million ($245 million). The deal was completed on Sept. 21 and takes immediate effect, following the satisfaction of regulatory approvals.
Arxada has appointed Sanjeev Rastogi as Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective immediately. He succeeds Marc Doyle who led Arxada since its foundation and will join the company’s board of directors as a non-executive member.