Category: Chemical industry

Methanex Announces Temporary Interruption of its Trinidad Operations

Methanex Announces Temporary Interruption of its Trinidad Operations

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — (Marketwired) — 11/27/14 — Methanex Corporation (TSX: MX)(NASDAQ: MEOH) announced today that its Trinidad operations have been temporarily idled due to an interruption in power supply. The facilities have not been receiving electrical power off the national grid since the morning hours of November 27.The National Gas Company of Trinidad and Tobago took its 56-inch cross-island natural gas pipeline out of service to investigate a possible underground leak. Conse

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Methanex Corporation: Notice of Cash Dividend

Methanex Corporation: Notice of Cash Dividend

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — (Marketwired) — 11/26/14 — Methanex Corporation (TSX: MX)(NASDAQ: MEOH) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of US$0.25 per share that will be payable on December 31, 2014 to holders of common shares of record on December 17, 2014.Methanex is a Vancouver-based, publicly traded company and is the world–s largest supplier of methanol to major international markets. Methanex shares are listed for trading on the Toronto Sto

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11. „Continental Student Survey“: It Has to Be Fun – Flexibility at Work as a Basis for a Good Work-Life Balance

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– A job shouldn–t just bring in the money – it should be challenging and a source of happiness
– Friendships with colleagues are all very well, but "private life is private!"
– Young professionals are very self-assured: around 80% are (very) confident about their career prospects – among students, 70% have this outlook
– Half of those asked want to work in the region where they live
It has to be fun and challenging. It should lead to new frie

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Methanex to Present at Citi Basic Materials Conference

Methanex to Present at Citi Basic Materials Conference

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — (Marketwired) — 11/25/14 — Methanex Corporation (TSX: MX)(NASDAQ: MEOH) will be presenting at the upcoming Citi Basic Materials Conference in New York City, NY. Mr. John Floren, Methanex–s President and CEO, will speak to investors on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at approximately 8:45 a.m. ET (5:45 a.m. PT).Interested participants can access a live webcast of the presentation through the Company–s website at . The length of the webcast will be approximately 40 m

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Applied Minerals, Inc. Announces Upcoming Investor Events

Applied Minerals, Inc. Announces Upcoming Investor Events

NEW YORK, NY — (Marketwired) — 11/25/14 — Applied Minerals, Inc. (the "Company," "Applied Minerals") (OTCQB: AMNL) (OTCBB: AMNL), a leading global producer of halloysite clay and technical grade natural iron oxides, today announced the details for the upcoming investors events:: December 3, 2014, at 1:30 PM Pacific at the Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel in Los Angeles, California. Management will make a group presentation and also be available for one-on-one meetings with ins

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Value of Project Starts Increases Across Most U.S. Regions in 2014, an Industrial Info News Alert

Value of Project Starts Increases Across Most U.S. Regions in 2014, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX — (Marketwired) — 11/25/14 — Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) — As of mid-November, the value of U.S. construction starts tracked by Industrial Info for the first three quarters of the year provides a very positive indication of U.S. industrial construction spending. The value of project starts from January through September 2014 was approximately $145.07 billion, an increase of about 19.7% from the same period of 2013, which saw $121.16 billion in

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McDowell Label Captures 23 Package Printing Excellence Awards

McDowell Label Captures 23 Package Printing Excellence Awards

PLANO, TX — (Marketwired) — 11/24/14 — McDowell Label was recognized on September 30th in Chicago, Illinois, in the Package Printing Excellence Awards competition with a total of 23 awards.McDowell was awarded seven first place awards, one of which also won the Best of Show award, six second place awards, and nine third place awards.The Package Printing Excellence Awards competition recognizes top-quality printing applied to packaging components of all types.McDowell Label serves regional, n

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Alexium CEO Meets Key Legislators in Support of Eco-Friendly Flame Retardants

PERTH, AUSTRALIA and GREER, SC — (Marketwired) — 11/24/14 — (ASX: AJX) (OTCQX: AXXIY) announced today that expanding upon recent visits to Alexium–s Greer, SC, facility by Senator Lindsay Graham (R-SC) and Congressman Trey Gowdy (R-SC), both of whom saw demonstrations of Alexium–s innovative products, company CEO Nick Clark traveled to Washington, DC, to educate legislators and regulators about the innovative and environmentally friendly flame retardant applications being developed by Alex

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Prolitec Wins Important Technology Patent for Its AirQ Scenting Systems

Prolitec Wins Important Technology Patent for Its AirQ Scenting Systems

U.S. Patent & Trademark Office Acknowledges Unique Aspects of Prolitec–s Highly Efficient Scenting Technology

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National Automation Services, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2014 Earnings, Gross Profit up 286% and Revenue up 23% Sequentially

National Automation Services, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2014 Earnings, Gross Profit up 286% and Revenue up 23% Sequentially

LAS VEGAS, NV — (Marketwired) — 11/24/14 — National Automation Services, Inc. ("NAS") (OTCQB: NASV), a small, but rapidly growing oil and gas services company, reported its third quarter results for the period ending September 30, 2014. NAS reported third quarter revenue of $5,466,073, an increase of 23% from the 2nd quarter of 2014. Gross Profit rose to $1,235,248 from $430,601 for an increase of 286%. For the nine month period ending September 30, 2014 NAS reported Net Income of

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