Month: April 2020

  • Toyota Tsusho To Construct Substation For Iraq Ministry Of Electricity

    Toyota Tsusho Corporation (Toyota Tsusho) announced that, together with Egyptian engineering company ELSEWEDY Electric For Power System Projects (ELSEWEDY), it has signed the contract with the Ministry of Electricity of Iraq to construct a stationary electrical substation. Worth approximately 10 billion yen, this project will be funded by Japanese Official…

  • DuPont Launches TyvekTogether Increasing Protective Garment Supply

    DuPont launched a new program,  #TyvekTogether, to increase the overall availability of Tyvek® personal protective garments in the company’s continued efforts to help combat the spread of COVID-19 and protect health care workers.  At full capacity, this initiative could deliver 6 million additional non-surgical isolation gowns per month by enabling others to join…

  • Novelis Completes Acquisition Of Aleris

    Novelis Inc., the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, announced the completion of its acquisition of Aleris Corporation, a global supplier of rolled aluminum products. As a result, Novelis is now even better positioned to meet increasing customer demand for aluminum by expanding its innovative product portfolio; creating a…

  • Sabic’s Lexan™ Cliniwall™ Ac6200 Sheet Provides Anti-Bacterial, Hygienic And Touchable Wall Cladding Solutions For Hospitals And Public Facilities

    SABIC has today launched a non-chlorinated and non-brominated opaque sheet, LEXAN™ CLINIWALL™ AC6200. The sheet aims to provide a hygienic, sanitary solution for interior surfaces to several industries around the world… The launch comes as the rising need for infection prevention and sanitation control across the world continues to increase.…

  • Cummins And DuPont Partner To Supply Critical Material For N95 Respirator Masks

    As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads across the globe, Cummins Inc. and DuPont are helping address the nation’s shortage of N95 respirator masks. Cummins’ NanoNet® and NanoForce® Media technology, which uses DuPont’s Hybrid Membrane Technology (HMT), can typically be found in air, fuel and lube filtration products used in heavy-duty diesel…

  • Owens Corning Provides Business Update On COVID-19 Response

    Owens Corning announced additional information regarding the current status of the company’s operations and financial strength in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. “The health and safety of our employees, their families, and all of our stakeholders remains our top priority as we work together to provide essential products to our…

  • Benteler Donates Holders For Face Masks To The Galician Health Service

    Every contribution counts: At our automotive plant in Vigo (Spain), we produce holders for face masks on 3D printers. We donate these to the Galician health service. The holders are used to produce masks for medical personnel – for better protection against the corona virus. Thereby we contribute to ensuring…

  • Steel Industry Groups Urge Congress To Include Infrastructure In Next Stimulus Bill

    Five major steel industry groups today strongly urged Congress to include significant infrastructure investment in the next phase of COVID-19 stimulus legislation to provide a clear path toward our nation’s recovery. “American businesses will not likely feel the full economic impact of COVID-19 until later this year, as social distancing…

  • AkzoNobel Completes Acquisition Of Mauvilac And Strengthens Its Position In Sub Saharan Africa

    The acquisition of Mauvilac strengthens AkzoNobel’s footprint in Sub-Saharan Africa and supports its leading position in the African decorative paints market. The business generated revenue of around €20 million in 2018 and is a leading decorative and specialty paints and coatings manufacturer headquartered in Les Pailles, Mauritius. Their portfolio consists…