Located in Johor, Malaysia, the new plant is expected to have an annual Nitrile Butadiene Latex (NBL) production capacity of 200,000 tonnes. The move is aimed at enhancing the country’s position as the world’s largest exporter of gloves.
Reuters reports that a fire at Petronas' Malaysian oil refinery was brought under control early on Friday after an explosion. The company was testing its facilities ahead of planned commercial operations later this year.
Fluor Corporation was awarded an engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) contract by Petronas Refinery and Petrochemical Corporation for an isononanol plant located in Pengerang, Johor, Malaysia.
Saudi Aramco allegedly suspends plans for a partnership with Pertronas, Reuters cites industry sources. The project with an estimated volume of $ 27 billion was supposed to be built in the southern Malaysian state of Johor. Neither of the both companies responded to Reuter's request for comment.
Petronas company training scheme has been accredited by the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE), making it the first organisation in Malaysia to receive accreditation by this global professional body.
Die BASF und Petronas haben in gegenseitigem Einvernehmen ihre Vereinbarung für ein Gemeinschaftsunternehmen innerhalb des Petronas-Projekts Refinery & Petrochemical Integrated Development (Rapid) in Pengerang, Johor/Malaysia aufgelöst.
Gas specialists Linde have received an order for a mid-scale liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant from Petronas subsidiary Malaysia LNG. The new boil-off gas re-liquefaction facility has a maximum design capacity of 1,840 tons of LNG per day and will be located in the Bintulu LNG complex in Sarawak, East Malaysia.