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23 January 2018

Clariant Masterbatches Products and Solutions On Display at Saudi Plastics Trade Show

Muttenz, January 23, 2018 - Clariant, a world leader in Specialty Chemicals, with its Masterbatches business unit, is participating at the Saudi Plastics & Petrochemicals 2018 trade fair (Saudi PP 2018) taking place at the Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Center, 21 - 24 January. Clariant is exhibiting in Booth 716-1.

Belden’s enhanced network management software adds support for PoE, TSN management.<br> (Photo: Belden, PR458)

22 January 2018

Belden’s Enhanced Network Management Software Adds Support for PoE, TSN Management

St. Louis, Missouri - January 22, 2018 - Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, has released the latest version of its Hirschmann network management software. Industrial HiVision 7.1 improves functionality with the addition of new features for PoE detection and management, as well as added support for configuring emerging technologies like TSN. Strengthening the already robust monitoring and management capabilities of previous versions, the result is improved availability and security for industrial networks.

ARLANXEO to expand production capacities for chloroprene rubber. 

22 January 2018

ARLANXEO to expand production capacities for chloroprene rubber

Maastricht / Dormagen - ARLANXEO, one of the world’s leading suppliers of synthetic elastomers, is expanding its global chloroprene rubber (CR) production at the site in Dormagen, Germany. The production capacity there will be increased to as much as 70,000 tons per year overall that will be available to the market already during the first quarter of 2019. ARLANXEO is investing an upper single-digit million in the expansion project overall.

Clariant’s new masterbatch production site in Yanbu, Saudi Arabia.<br> (Photos: Clariant)

19 January 2018

Clariant opens new masterbatch production site in Saudi Arabia

Muttenz, January 19, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today officially opened its new state-of–the art masterbatch production site in Yanbu, Saudi Arabia. The site is owned by Clariant Masterbatches Saudi Arabia, a joint venture between Clariant and Rowad, a leading plastic products manufacturer in the Middle East and part of Tasnee, Saudi Arabia's second largest industrial company.

Gede Suyasa, Director, and Sukadi, Safety & Ecology Manager, Sustainability and Regulatory Affairs, Clariant Indonesia received the award on behalf of Clariant. <br>(Photo: Clariant)

19 January 2018

Clariant's Tangerang site wins Responsible Care Platinum Award in Indonesia

Singapore, January 19, 2018 – Clariant, a world-leader in specialty chemicals, has received the Responsible Care Platinum Award in Indonesia by beating some 50 other competing companies, to win the prestigious Award since it was last presented six years ago. The award presented to Clariant during the celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Responsible Care Indonesia has added to the already rich collection of sustainability performance recognition that the site has achieved, further demonstrating its full commitment to sustainability.

LioN-Power Multi-protocol I/O Modules.<br>(Photo: Belden, PR463)

18 January 2018

Belden Expands Portfolio of Versatile Automation Tools to Meet Increasing IIoT Connectivity Demands

St. Louis, Missouri - January 18, 2018 - Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission critical applications, has expanded the Lumberg Automation LioN-Power product family to help industrial manufacturers address exploding Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) connectivity needs through simplified device automation. The updates and additions bring added flexibility through universal digital I/O modules, as well as holistic solutions through new IO-Link system devices.

Wilfrid Gambade, President DSM Dyneema.
(Photo DSM Dyneema, DYNPR358)

18 January 2018

DSM appoints Wilfrid Gambade as President DSM Dyneema

Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition, and materials, today announces that Wilfrid Gambade is appointed as President DSM Dyneema as of January 15 2018.

Clariant Mexico increases Coatzacoalcos site production capacity by around 15%. <br>(Photo: Clariant)

17 January 2018

Clariant expands operations at its facility in Coatzacoalcos, Mexico

Muttenz, January 17, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, completed the project to expand its industrial facility in Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz, and increased production capacity by around 15 percent.

Ophthalmic squeeze dispenser (OSD) from Aptar Pharma with components made of medical grade Thermoplastic Elastomers of the product group THERMOLAST® M from KRAIBURG TPE for direct contact with medications. 
(Photo: © 2018 Aptar Pharma)

17 January 2018

Safety and service on the highest level

With the development of THERMOLAST® M the manufacturer KRAIBURG TPE offers compounds that are approved for use in direct contact with blood and medications. These materials can be colored in conformity with medical compliance requirements and open up new potential fields of applications. TPE compounds of the THERMOLAST® M portfolio can be used for medical and pharmaceutical applications such as primary medical packagings, hospital care applications and resealing membranes.

TE Connectivity’s new enhanced base helps cut time to market for street lighting control projects. <br>(Source: TE Connectivity, PR153)

16 January 2018

TE Connectivity’s new enhanced base helps cut time to market for street lighting control projects

DARMSTADT, Germany – January 16, 2018 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, introduces the LUMAWISE Endurance N Enhanced base, creating a platform for customers’ rapid development and manufacture of NEMA/ANSI C136.41 compliant street and outdoor lighting control solutions.