Indorama Ventures acquired Huntsman Corp.’s chemical intermediates and surfactants businesses for $2 billion, the companies announced last week. A number of products included in the acquisition can be used to make lubricants and metalworking fluid additives. read more
August 14, 2019
Volume 2 Issue 33
Do your vessel designs include the right characteristics for high-demand lubricant mixing? For food-grade, specialty, and high-performance lubricant manufacturers, traditional processing equipment won’t suffice. Download Lee Industries’ Lubricant Mixing & Processing Guide for an in-depth look at the equipment requirements needed for high-demand mixing. read more
Tensile Capital Management LLC formed a joint venture with Vertex Energy Inc., agreeing to inject capital that will accelerate development of Vertex’s Columbus, Ohio, rerefinery and help fund a pilot program at an idled site in Belle Chase, Louisiana. read more
Westlake, Ohio-based Sea-Land Chemical Co., a lubricant additives distributor, named Ryan Keating chief financial officer, effective immediately. Savant Group, comprised of four individual companies working in the lubricants industry, unveiled plans to construct a new global headquarters in Midland, Michigan.