Westlake Chemical Corp. said Tuesday it has raised $100 million to expand and refurbish its facilities in the Calcasieu and Ascension parishes in Lousiana.
The Shaw Group Inc. has been awarded a contract by RTI International to support development of a new synthetic gas technology.
Automaker is readying a new hybrid system for its Infiniti luxury model, set to go on sale later this year, while revamping technology for regular gas engines.
Soccer tournament is world's most watched sporting event, and the fact that it comes around only once every four years is probably fortunate for anyone trying to get some work done.
Chemical company says the International Chemical Workers Union has ratified a new three-year contract at its plant in Natrium, W. Va.
As tech companies get bigger, they say they can offer a broader variety of products and?one-stop shopping, yet customers say there are more headaches the bigger the corporations get.
Porsche says Matthias Mueller, a manager at Volkswagen AG, will take over as chief executive of the sports car maker later this year.
Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) today announced a new deepwater natural gas discovery in a Chevron-operated block in the Carnarvon Basin offshore Western Australia, Australia's premier hydrocarbon basin.
( VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland ) The VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland is participating in an EU project FIT4Green which targets to provide at least 20 percent savings in direct server and network devices energy consumption and induce an additional 30 percent...
The Russian spy ring recently arrested in the US might have got away with it if they'd had New Scientist – and some everyday technology – to help them
( VIB (the Flanders Institute for Biotechnology) ) Scientists associated with VIB and Ghent University have discovered that A20 protein plays an important protective role in diseases associated with chronic bowel inflammation. This makes A20 into a promising therapeutic target for...
( Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council ) By exploiting technology originally used in human genome studies, a public-private partnership program is changing the way in which commercial barley breeding is being conducted. Findings from this four-year research project...
High-density M12 connectors can be used in applications where previously only M23 and larger connectors could be used.
Skyhook Wireless' Core Location Platform will be deployed initially on the Samsung Wave, the first handset to use Samsung's open mobile bada platform.
YOKOHAMA, Japan (Reuters) - Nissan Motor Co said it aims to nearly double the mileage on its first hybrid car developed in-house compared with the gasoline engine version, while keeping costs down with a simple, single-motor system.