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Reifenhäuser is working to completely refurbish its German HQ built in 1974
Reifenhäuser is working to completely refurbish its German HQ built in 1974

Germany-based Reifenhäuser, a major manufacturer of extrusion equipment, has celebrated the last beam being placed in its revitalised administration building in Troisdorf, with work set to start on the interior this month.  In June of this year, Reifenhäuser started the revamp of its headquarters which was originally erected in 1974. ...(more)
Chemicals giant Ineos has confirmed reports that it is planning to be the biggest player in the UK shale gas industry. The Switzerland-headquartered firm’s intended $1bn (€800m) investment would lead to shale gas exploration and production in the UK. ... (more)

France-based oil and gas giant Total has signed an agreement to purchase a 68% stake in German Polyblend, a subsidiary of Polymer-Chemie, a Total spokesperson told EPN. Total says it doesn’t currently produce the type of reinforced polyolefin compounds made by Polyblend, but two production lines with a total capacity of 30,000 tonnes per year are being built on Total’s Carling, Lorraine, France site with the aim to start in Spring 2016. ... (more)

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