Supply Chain Shocks: Ocean Shipping Challenges Abound

Supply chain issues tied to liner shipping have been front page news throughout 2021; just about everyone agrees that there’s a problem. The underlying cause is right out of Economics 101: a surge in demand for moving containerized cargo, in … Read More

Allnex Launches ECOWISE CHOICE Product Portfolio for Building and Deco Applications

Allnex has launched the latest ECOWISE CHOICE portfolio of environmentally friendly products for building and decorative applications. With its new product portfolio, allnex is contributing to sustainable buildings around the world with environmentally friendly technologies such as waterborne, UV-curable, powder … Read More

Transformed Power Plant Connects Offshore Wind to New Jersey’s Electric Grid

South Amboy Mayor Fred Henry (left) and Rise Light & Power CEO Clint Plummer review future plans to transform the former coal-fired Werner Generating Station into a clean energy hub. Rise Light & Power, a wholly owned subsidiary of the … Read More

Dominion Energy, Trade Unions Partner on Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind Project

Dominion Energy Virginia, the NABTU and their state affiliate Virginia Building Trades have reaffirmed their commitment to the participation of a unionized workforce in the construction of the Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind (CVOW) project. They will utilize local workers; the … Read More

BASF and CATL Sign Agreement to Accelerate the Achievement of Global Carbon Neutrality

BASF SE and Contemporary Amperex Technology Co., Limited (CATL) announced a strategic partnership on battery materials solutions, including cathode active materials (CAM) and battery recycling. The collaboration aims at developing a sustainable battery value chain, in support of CATL’s localization … Read More

Seismic Firm Starts Review of Strategic Options, Including Potential Merger or Sale

Offshore seismic data company ION Geophysical has this week said its Board of Directors has started a process to evaluate a range of strategic alternatives to strengthen its financial position and maximize stakeholder value “as the company continues to assess … Read More

Axalta Mobility Breaks Ground on New Coatings Facility in Northern China

Axalta broke ground for construction of a coatings facility in Jilin City, Jilin Province, North China. The 46,000-square-meter new plant will produce mobility coatings to support growing customer demand in China for light vehicles, commercial vehicles, and automotive plastic components. … Read More

Pearce Renewables Purchases Mountain Renewables

Pearce Renewables, a division of Pearce Services, has acquired Mountain Renewables LLC, a national provider of technical field services for wind energy and utility-scale solar. Mountain Renewables offers comprehensive solutions for the entire life cycle of renewable energy infrastructure, ranging … Read More

Solvay Adds New Thermoplastic Composite Capacity in the U.S.

Solvay announced the installation completion of its new thermoplastic composites (TPC) manufacturing facility at its Greenville, South Carolina site. At full production capacity, the new line will add more than 30 positions at the 27,000-square-foot facility. The project represents a … Read More

RPM to Announce Fiscal 2022 First-Quarter Results on Oct. 6

 RPM International Inc. will release its financial results for the fiscal 2022 first-quarter ended August 31, 2021, before the stock market opens on Wednesday, October 6, 2021. The results will be issued via newswire and will also be available on … Read More