Nabaltec: Specialty Aluminas Strong Driver for Growth

Nabaltec AG of Germany has reported preliminary results for the first nine months of 2021 of consolidated revenue of €140.6 million (US$159.2 million), a gain of 18.3% over the same period of 2020. Third quarter sales were €46.7 million (US$52.9 million), up 25.9% from the same period of last year. The operating profit in the first […]

Koch Unit to Invest US$100 Million in Standard Lithium

Standard Lithium Ltd of Vancouver, BC has announced that Koch Strategic Platforms (KSP) will make a US$100 million investment in the company to support its strategic development goals. Standard says that it will use the money to: rapidly advance the first commercial project proposed for the Lanxess facility in Arkansas; accelerate and expand the company’s development […]

We Soda Sells 60% of Ciner Resources Corp to Sisecam

Ciner Enterprises Inc (CEI), a wholly owned subsidiary of We Soda Ltd of London, UK, has signed a definitive agreement to sell 60% of Ciner Resources Corp (CRC) to Sisecam Chemicals USA Inc, a wholly owned subsidiary of Turkiye Sise ve Cam Fabrikalari AS (Sisecam) of Istanbul, Turkey. CRC owns a 72% limited partner interest […]

Knife River Buys Aggregates, Paving Companies in Oregon

Knife River Corp of Bismarck, ND, a subsidiary of MDU Resources Group Inc, has acquired Baker Rock Resources of Beaverton, OR and Oregon Mainline Paving. Baker Rock has estimated construction aggregates reserves of 83-88 million tons, serving the Portland metro area. Oregon Mainline is one of the state’s largest asphalt paving contractors. David C Barney, Knife River’s […]