Celanese Chemicals Company

Celanese Corporation announced plans to significantly expand methanol production capacity at the company’s Clear Lake acetyl intermediates manufacturing facility located in Pasadena, Texas. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

BearCom acquires S&P Communications, A&B Communications;BrandSafway acquires Century Elevators;Sooner to acquire CTAP;Protective Industrial Products to acquire West Chester Protective Gear; Celanese completes acquisition of Linde AG production unit Read more


Celanese Corp. plans to initiate the reconfiguration of its global acetic acid production network through multiple value- creation steps. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

If the company moves forward with the investment, the project would likely begin operations in September 2021. Read more


Celanese Corp. announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire a synthesis gas (syngas) production unit from Linde PLC. Read more


Given the reality of a workforce increasingly aging out of and retiring from the petrochemical and related industries, owners and other stakeholders are tasked with preserving "tribal knowledge" for those taking these departing employees' places. Read more

Training & Human Resources

Celanese Corp.'s Bay City, Texas, vinyl acetate monomer (VAM) and Frankfurt, Germany, polyoxymethylene (POM) manufacturing facilities have been recognized by the U.S. EPA for achieving the ENERGY STAR® Challenge for Industry in 2017. Read more

Renewable & Biofuel

Celanese Corp. plans to expand the capacity of its global compounding assets and certain product- specific manufacturing production sites to support significant growth in its engineered materials business. Read more


Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
BIC Magazine Enewsletters