Construction Boxscore Database is produced by Hydrocarbon Processing | HydrocarbonProcessing.com
Subscriber Login
 

News Post

Kemira invests in emulsion polymer manufacturing in Alabama USA

Kemira has announced a two-year investment of around EUR 60 million to significantly increase production of high molecular weight emulsion polymers at its manufacturing site in Mobile, Alabama.

These polymers are primarily used in the oil and gas industry, where Kemira is a leading supplier. Additionally, this expansion allows Kemira to modernize into bio-based acrylamide capabilities at the Mobile site.

“For Kemira this investment is an important step towards the growth objectives outlined in our strategy. It also secures our position as a leading global polymer producer and demonstrates our continued commitment to the oil and gas industry.” said Pedro Materan, SVP, Oil & Gas.

Construction at Mobile is scheduled to begin in the first quarter of 2019 with full commercial operation in early 2021. The project will also create 20 new full-time positions at the site which currently employs about 60 people.

For questions or to give feedback:
Thad Pittman 
+1 (713) 525-4605

For subscriptions or a demo:
Harry D. Brookby II
+ 1 (713) 525-4675

Download our brochure today!

 

Boxscore Online Demo


Boxscore-Now

 

Project News

Boxscore Construction Analysis:
Business Trends: Asia and Europe join the feedstock evolution with steam crackers

From the April 2018 issue of Hydrocarbon Processing

 

 
Please read our Term and Conditions, Cookies Policy, and Privacy Policy before using the site. All material subject to strictly enforced copyright laws. © 2019 Gulf Publishing Holdings LLC.