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Simeon Donov

Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards and Plant Manager Paul Heurtevant of Formosa Plastics Corporation, Louisiana (FPC) announced the company will invest $332 million to expand its production of polyvinyl chloride resin or PVC. Read more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

EthosEnergy has recently taken over operations and maintenance of the Louisiana Station power plant for ExxonMobil, a combined cycle cogeneration facility that supplies power and steam to their adjacent integrated refining and chemicals complex Read more

Plant Management & Operations

McDermott International, Inc. announced today it successfully achieved substantial completion of Entergy Louisiana's St. Charles Power Station, a combined-cycle gas power station in Montz, Louisiana. Read more

Power Generation

Finding the correct location for your industrial facility, such as a petrochemical plant or a landfill, requires balancing multiple considerations, including access to transportation routes for raw materials or goods. Read more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Praxair Inc. recently completed a major investment project at its facility in Geismar, Louisiana, bringing a new plant on line that will increase carbon monoxide supply to customers in the Geismar area. Read more

Current Issue

During the 2018 summit, Lt. Gov. Nungesser also unveiled a new movie trail, "Lights. Camera. Louisiana.," so visitors can easily find where their favorite scenes were filmed. Read more

From BIC Alliance Members

$3.8 Billion investment to construct a facility to produce methanol and other products for domestic and international markets; 1,000 construction jobs and 200 permanent jobs to be created in Louisiana. Read more

Plant Management & Operations

Professionals in business, industry, and government recently discussed the importance of creating improved infrastructure. Read more

  • The Geismar site

    Detlef W. Schmalow

    The Geismar site

    The BASF Geismar Verbund site in Louisiana is located on the Mississippi River and produces chemicals that are vital to our economic success and our quality of life. Situated on 2,500 acres and including 22 production units, BASF Geismar is the largest BASF site in North America. The site is home to a deer reserve and a natural landscape complete with magnificent oak trees. Print free of charge. Copyright by BASF. Der BASF-Verbundstandort in Geismar, Louisiana, liegt am Mississippi und produziert Chemikalien, die einen wichtigen Beitrag zu unserem wirtschaftlichen Erfolg und unserer Lebensqualität leisten. Mit einer Größe von zehn Quadratkilometern und 22 Produktionsanlagen ist Geismar der größte BASF-Standort in Nordamerika. Der Standort beheimatet einen Wildpark und schöne Eichenbäume. Abdruck honorarfrei. Copyright by BASF.