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 •  April 18

BERLIN (Reuters) - Aerospace supplier Premium Aerotec has acquired a 3D printing specialist as it seeks to boost its expertise in the growing market for plane parts made by additive manufacturing and find new customers ahead of a possible ownership change. 3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing, involves building up layers of material to...

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 •  March 19

BRUSSELS, March 19 (Reuters) - The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process: APPROVALS AND WITHDRAWALS None NEW LISTINGS — Scottish investment company Standardlifeaberdeen, UK oil and gas investment company Neptune and Danish insurer PensionDanmark to acquire joint control of natural...

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 •  February 28

(Adds details on unit performance) BRUSSELS, Feb 28 (Reuters) - Belgian chemicals group Solvay on Wednesday announced a fourth-quarter core profit broadly in line with expectations, but forecast lower growth in 2018, with a fall in profitability at its traditional chemicals business. The company, which has pushed into more advanced chemicals and...

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 •  February 21

Chemicals maker LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB.N) said it will buy smaller rival A. Schulman Inc (SHLM.O) for $2.24 billion, doubling the size of its business that supplies plastic compounds to the packaging, electronics and building markets.
LyondellBasell’s plastic compounding business - blending molten plastic with additives - now largely...

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 •  February 15

(Reuters) - Chemicals maker LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB.N) said it will buy smaller rival A. Schulman Inc (SHLM.O) for $1.24 billion, doubling the size of its business that supplies plastic compounds to the packaging, electronics and building markets. LyondellBasell’s plastic compounding business - blending molten plastic with additives - now...

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 •  January 31

FRANKFURT, Jan 31 (Reuters) - Germany’s BASF will build a new plant for chemicals used in rigid insulation foams, part of a plan to double output capacity in North America over the medium term amid strong demand. Construction at BASF’s chemical complex in Geismar, Louisiana, will start early in the second quarter with a view to boosting annual...

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 •  January 28

* Q4 net profit 3.67 bln riyals vs 4.51 bln yr-ago * CEO says still see challenges from steel unit * Optimistic on company’s outlook on higher prices * Can self-finance Clariant’s stake acquisition (Adds CEO comments, details from earnings) RIYADH, Jan 28 (Reuters) - Saudi Basic Industries Corp (SABIC), the world’s fourth-biggest petrochemicals...

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 •  January 25

ZURICH/KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia (Reuters) - Saudi Basic Industries Corp (SABIC) bought a 25 percent stake in Clariant, ending the Swiss speciality chemical group’s fight with activist investors but raising further questions about its future. U.S. activists David Winter, David Millstone and hedge fund investor Keith Meister on Thursday announced they...

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 •  January 9

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Dutch paints and chemicals maker Akzo Nobel and gas network operator Gasunie plan to build Europe’s largest green hydrogen production plant in a bid to cut emissions, the companies said on Tuesday. The facility, to be built in the northern part of the Netherlands, would use a 20 megawatt (MW) water electrolysis unit to convert...

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 •  December 18, 2017

Dec 18 (Reuters) - Inter Pipeline Ltd: * INTER PIPELINE TO BUILD CANADA’S FIRST INTEGRATED PROPANE DEHYDROGENATION AND POLYPROPYLENE COMPLEX * INTER PIPELINE LTD - FACILITIESARE ESTIMATED TO COST $3.5 BILLION, WILL BE LOCATED IN ALBERTA NEAR INTER PIPELINE‘S REDWATER OLEFINIC FRACTIONATOR. * INTER PIPELINE LTD - FUNDING FOR PETROCHEMICAL FACILITY...