10 years anniversary of Bluestar Silicones, a growth driven by investments
Lyon, 16 February 2017 (Press release from Bluestar Silicones).
On February 16th, Bluestar Silicones celebrated 10 years within the Chinese group Bluestar, subsidiary of ChemChina, and 60 years of producing silicone in the iconic plant of Saint Fons. Frédéric Jacquin, Bluestar Silicones CEO, inaugurated the Elastomer production workshop, an investment of 15 million euros, under the sponsorship of Mr Ren Jianxin, President of the ChemChina Group, in the presence of Michel Delpuech, Prefect of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region, Prefect of the Rhône, and Gérard Collomb, SenatorMayor of Lyon, Président of the metropolitan city of Lyon, as well as all of Bluestar Silicones’ stakeholders.
Elkem R&D projects awarded more than 40 million NOK
Oslo, 2 February 2017: The Research Council of Norway (RCN) has awarded Elkem funding for six new projects in 2017. All six projects will give valuable contributions to Elkem’s long term strategy for product specialisation and reduced environmental footprint.
New blog post: New year greetings from Bjølvefossen
New blog post: Greetings from sunny Solar!