28 July 17 | The Straits Times by JOSE HONG
The chemical engineering research and development (R&D) field may not exactly be well-known.
Yet its influence can be felt in almost all aspects of daily life, from the medicine we take to the plastics we use, to making sure the consistency of hair gel is just right.
Chemical engineers design and manufacture these products and more from raw materials.
The R&D performance is closely tied to work done by the Institute of Chemical and Engineering...
09 June 17 | The Business Times by JUDITH TAN
BOUSTEAD Projects, a specialist in real estate solutions, has secured a design-and-build contract from Veolia ES Singapore Industrial for a hazardous chemical waste-treatment facility. The plant in Tuas will be Boustead Projects' first undertaking for hazardous chemical waste-treatment facility and second in the waste management industry. The group said in its announcement on Thursday that it won this project through wholly owned subsidiary...
07 June 17 | The Straits Times by JACQUELINE WOO
Oil giant ExxonMobil has completed the expansion of its lubricant facility in Jurong.
The complex is now the company's largest grease manufacturing site in the Asia-Pacific, and the only one in the region that produces Mobil 1, its flagship synthetic engine oil.
The expanded operation in Shipyard Road is integrated with ExxonMobil's adjacent Singapore refinery, which provides base stock through pipelines.
It houses a new grease manufacturing...