News

  • 2017
  • 23
    Oct

    New road map for energy and chemicals sector

    The Straits Times by JACQUELINE WOO

    A new road map has been laid out for Singapore's energy and chemicals sector that aims to create $12.7 billion in value-add and 1,400 new jobs by 2025. This Industry and Transformation Map (ITM) includes plans to transform the existing base of chemical… More

  • 28
    Jul

    The man behind S'pore's chemical engineering drive

    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… More

  • 09
    Jun

    Boustead Projects wins contract for chemical waste-treatment plant

    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… More

  • 07
    Jun

    ExxonMobil unveils expanded Jurong lubricant plant

    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… More

  • 04
    Jan

    Swiss firm in S$35m vote of confidence for Singapore specialty chemicals sector

    The Business Times by ANDREA SOH

    SWISS specialty chemical logistics firm Bertschi is investing another S$35 million to build a second facility on Jurong Island - just a year after its first facility opened there. The group's expansion in Singapore comes amid the government's push to… More