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chemical maintenance projects with a total investment of $50 million in Russia that are set to kick off in the second quarter of 2020. The petrochemicals sector leads in project count with 14 active projects, followed by the agrichemical Sector with nine active projects. Click here for a list of projects and see graph below for project count by sector.">Industrial Info is tracking 40 chemical maintenance project...
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North America

February 17, 2020 | Petroleum Refining
CITGO Petroleum's 165,000-BBL/d refining complex in Corpus Christi, Texas, remains fully operational despite a gas pipeline fire that occured outside of the facility. No injuries were reported.

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February 17, 2020 | Pipelines
Enbridge continues its reach into U.S. Gulf Coast liquefied natural gas and oil-export markets.

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February 17, 2020 | Alternative Fuel
Industrial Info is tracking more than 160 maintenance-related projects at alternative fuel facilities across the U.S. that are set to begin construction through the end of June, with ethanol plants accounting for nearly 90%

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February 17, 2020 | Production
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February 17, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking more than 1,400 units in the U.S. and Canadian Food & Beverage Industry. California leads in unit count among states and provinces

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Europe

February 18, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking 40 chemical maintenance projects with a total investment of $50 million in Russia that are set to kick off in the second quarter of 2020. The petrochemicals sector leads in project count with 14 active projects, followed by the agrichemical Sector with nine active projects. Click here for a list of projects and see graph below for project count by sector.

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February 17, 2020 | Petroleum Refining
CITGO Petroleum's 165,000-BBL/d refining complex in Corpus Christi, Texas, remains fully operational despite a gas pipeline fire that occured outside of the facility. No injuries were reported.

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February 17, 2020 | Power
Germany's government has approved the exit strategy and the tens of billions of euros it will cost for the country to exit coal-fired power in the coming decades.

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February 14, 2020 | Market Brief
Russia's milk output is set to rise in 2020. Industrial Info is tracking more than $1 billion worth of capital projects in Russia's dairy sector, including new and expanded facilities

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February 14, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking 62 grassroot and brownfield projects kicking off in the future, valued at over $6.7 billion, in Europe's Pulp & Paper Industry. The majority of this activity is in Russia (19 projects at over $1.7 billion) and Poland (16 projects at $226 million). Taking the lead in spending, however, is Finland which has a total spending of nearly $3.8 billion. Click here for a list of projects and see graph below for project count by country.

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Africa

February 14, 2020 | Market Brief
Coal is still the most important source of energy on the planet. It represents cheap electricity production, and countries like South Africa, India and China are using it more and more as there is no alternative available to them. Industrial Info is tracking 71 African coal mining projects expected to kick off between June 2020 and June 2021, with a total investment of $10.76 billion. South Africa is on the top in investment, followed by Mozambique. Click here for a list of projects and see graph below for investment by country.

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February 13, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking 19 Chemical Processing Industry capital projects in North Africa, including revamps, upgrades and modernizations, with a combined investment value of $485.5 million.

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February 12, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking 38 container terminal projects, worth more than $4.4 billion, in the Middle East's Industrial Manufacturing Industry

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February 12, 2020 | Market Brief
Shell has further reported the delay in the final investment decision (FID) for the $12bn Bonga South West oil and gas field offshore Nigeria. The project involves a 150,000-barrel-per-day-capacity floating production, storage and offloading unit, drilling project and associated subsea infrastructure. Click here for a list of projects and see map below.

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February 11, 2020 | Production
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Asia & Middle East

February 18, 2020 | Market Brief
The Philippine mining industry is expected to grow in the coming years as more permits are approved by the government, a contrast to previous years, which were riddled with open-pit mining bans and moratoriums. Philex Mining Corporation is intensifying its efforts to develop the $1.5 billion Silangan mine project, while Canadian miner TVI Pacific has started its Balabag mine project, a project previously bogged down by environmental permits in 2019. The Chamber of Mines of the Philippines estimates the local mining industry could attract more investment in the coming months as local nickel miners start boosting capacity to take advantage of Indonesia's nickel ore export ban. See graph below for project count by kickoff date.

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February 18, 2020 | Market Brief
SNC Lavalin won the front-end engineering design contract for the Haliba Phase 2 development in United Arab Emirates, with its marginal fields from Al Dhafra Petroleum International, a joint venture of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, Korea National Oil Corporation and GS Energy. Click here for a list of projects and see map below.

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February 17, 2020 | Market Brief
Mount Merapi's ongoing eruption in Central Java, Indonesia, is disrupting logistics in the industrial cities of Semarang and Yogyakarta.

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February 14, 2020 | Market Brief
Russia's milk output is set to rise in 2020. Industrial Info is tracking more than $1 billion worth of capital projects in Russia's dairy sector, including new and expanded facilities

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February 14, 2020 | Market Brief
PT Indonesia Asahan Alumina, through a joint venture with PT Aneka Tambang, is set to increase Indonesia's alumina capacity as it completes engineering on its smelter-grade alumina refinery in Mempawah, West Kalimantan

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Oceania

February 13, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking six capital transportation projects worth $4.21 billion in New Zealand. The majority of this investment will happen in the Auckland Federal District as part of transport infrastructure investment plan of the country's government. Click here for a list of projects.

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February 12, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking 60 capital-spending projects in Oceania's Industrial Manufacturing Industry, worth $4.85 billion, that are expected to be completed in the first half of 2020

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February 12, 2020 | Market Brief
Australia's Brisbane City Council is providing a 21-kilometer-long metro service with 18 stations and a new depot facility that will have 60 high-capacity fully-electric vehicles in order to give Brisbane greener mass public transport in future. Click here for a list of associated projects.

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February 11, 2020 | Metals & Minerals
Tropical Cyclone Damien hit Australia's biggest iron ore province over the weekend, shutting down ports and airports in the northern areas of Western Australia. All affected ports and the Karratha airport resumed normal activities Monday afternoon

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Power
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Electric Power

February 17, 2020 |  Production
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February 17, 2020 |  Power
Germany's government has approved the exit strategy and the tens of billions of euros it will cost for the country to exit coal-fired power in the coming decades.

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February 14, 2020 |  Power
Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) (Charlotte, North Carolina) seems intent on increasing investment in its infrastructure.

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February 12, 2020 |  Power
Industrial Info Resources (IIR), provider of worldwide, accurate, and continuously updated industrial facility and infrastructure intelligence and information, today announced that it is providing a global Industrial Intelligence database for integration into BAE Systems' Geospatial eXploitation Products™ (GXP®) software.

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February 12, 2020 |  Power
While most utilities have emissions-reduction goals in place, Dominion Energy Incorporated (NSYE:D) (Richmond, Virginia) seems to be raising the bar with its recently set goal of net-zero carbon and methane emissions across its electric and gas operations by 2050.

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Energy
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Terminals

February 17, 2020 | Pipelines
Enbridge continues its reach into U.S. Gulf Coast liquefied natural gas and oil-export markets.

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February 14, 2020 | Pipelines
As it prepares to be acquired by a private equity firm in the coming months, Tallgrass is preparing for a series on pipeline construction and expansion projects to move crude oil from the central U.S. to the Gulf Coast

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February 13, 2020 | Market Brief
China's liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports have been impacted by the lockdowns of factories and cities in China as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.

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February 12, 2020 | Power
Industrial Info Resources (IIR), provider of worldwide, accurate, and continuously updated industrial facility and infrastructure intelligence and information, today announced that it is providing a global Industrial Intelligence database for integration into BAE Systems' Geospatial eXploitation Products™ (GXP®) software.

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Pipelines

February 17, 2020 | Pipelines
Enbridge continues its reach into U.S. Gulf Coast liquefied natural gas and oil-export markets.

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February 14, 2020 | Pipelines
As it prepares to be acquired by a private equity firm in the coming months, Tallgrass is preparing for a series on pipeline construction and expansion projects to move crude oil from the central U.S. to the Gulf Coast

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February 14, 2020 | Pipelines
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February 12, 2020 | Power
Industrial Info Resources (IIR), provider of worldwide, accurate, and continuously updated industrial facility and infrastructure intelligence and information, today announced that it is providing a global Industrial Intelligence database for integration into BAE Systems' Geospatial eXploitation Products™ (GXP®) software.

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Production

February 18, 2020 | Market Brief
SNC Lavalin won the front-end engineering design contract for the Haliba Phase 2 development in United Arab Emirates, with its marginal fields from Al Dhafra Petroleum International, a joint venture of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, Korea National Oil Corporation and GS Energy. Click here for a list of projects and see map below.

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February 17, 2020 | Production
Scan through a selection of energy-related news highlights that we think will interest our clients.

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February 14, 2020 | Pipelines
As it prepares to be acquired by a private equity firm in the coming months, Tallgrass is preparing for a series on pipeline construction and expansion projects to move crude oil from the central U.S. to the Gulf Coast

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February 14, 2020 | Pipelines
Scan through a selection of energy-related news highlights that we think will interest our clients.

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February 13, 2020 | Production
U.S. natural gas producers had a brutal 2019, but nowhere was the pain as pronounced as in the Appalachian region, which includes the Marcellus and Utica shales.

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Alternative Fuels

February 17, 2020 | Alternative Fuel
Industrial Info is tracking more than 160 maintenance-related projects at alternative fuel facilities across the U.S. that are set to begin construction through the end of June, with ethanol plants accounting for nearly 90%

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February 14, 2020 | Market Brief
After the successful implementation of 30% biodiesel (B30) fuel to help boost domestic palm oil consumption, the Indonesian Biodiesel Producers Association will start trials of 40% biodiesel (B40) fuel by March, to be fully implemented by January 2021. This is in line with Indonesia's plan to reduce dependence to fossil fuel imports and ensures steady crude palm oil demand after the European Union's ban of palm-oil based biofuel.

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February 12, 2020 | Power
Industrial Info Resources (IIR), provider of worldwide, accurate, and continuously updated industrial facility and infrastructure intelligence and information, today announced that it is providing a global Industrial Intelligence database for integration into BAE Systems' Geospatial eXploitation Products™ (GXP®) software.

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Petroleum Refining (HPI)

February 17, 2020 | Petroleum Refining
CITGO Petroleum's 165,000-BBL/d refining complex in Corpus Christi, Texas, remains fully operational despite a gas pipeline fire that occured outside of the facility. No injuries were reported.

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February 13, 2020 | Production
Cenovus Energy saw a better end to 2019 than many of its U.S. peers, as Canadian crude prices remained strong and U.S. sales improved. Industrial Info is tracking about $2.9 billion in related projects

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February 13, 2020 | Petroleum Refining
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February 12, 2020 | Petroleum Refining
(Unconfirmed) ExxonMobil experienced a fire that begin late last night, February 11, and continued to burn through the morning, at its 500,000-BBL/d Baton Rouge, Louisiana, refinery. The cause of the fire was unknown. Initial reports state that a controlled shutdown of all units is underway. No injuries were reported.

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February 12, 2020 | Power
Industrial Info Resources (IIR), provider of worldwide, accurate, and continuously updated industrial facility and infrastructure intelligence and information, today announced that it is providing a global Industrial Intelligence database for integration into BAE Systems' Geospatial eXploitation Products™ (GXP®) software.

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Industrial Infrastructure
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Chemical Processing (CPI)

February 18, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking 40 chemical maintenance projects with a total investment of $50 million in Russia that are set to kick off in the second quarter of 2020. The petrochemicals sector leads in project count with 14 active projects, followed by the agrichemical Sector with nine active projects. Click here for a list of projects and see graph below for project count by sector.

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February 13, 2020 | Chemical Processing
Dow has rescheduled a turnaround of the 1.1 million-pound-per-year Ethylene Oxide Unit 1 at its Saint Charles (Taft), Louisiana, plant. The 20-day turnaround, originally expected to begin in February, is now expected to take place in March 2021.

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February 13, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking 37 modernization, upgrade, optimization and replacement projects, worth more than $257 million, at chemical production plants across the DACH region (Germany, Austria and Switzerland)

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February 13, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking 19 Chemical Processing Industry capital projects in North Africa, including revamps, upgrades and modernizations, with a combined investment value of $485.5 million.

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February 13, 2020 | Market Brief
Iran is a significant oil and chemical producer in the Middle East. It has a very diversified Chemicals Industry that manufactures a vast range of products. Iranian companies have plans to implement a large number of projects to produce polymer and plastics-related products. Industrial Info is tracking 66 of these capital projects valued at $22.23 billion in the country. The total project number includes 43 grassroot projects, 18 unit additions/expansions, and five rehabilitation projects. Click here for a list and see graph below for count by project type.

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Metals & Minerals

February 18, 2020 | Market Brief
The Philippine mining industry is expected to grow in the coming years as more permits are approved by the government, a contrast to previous years, which were riddled with open-pit mining bans and moratoriums. Philex Mining Corporation is intensifying its efforts to develop the $1.5 billion Silangan mine project, while Canadian miner TVI Pacific has started its Balabag mine project, a project previously bogged down by environmental permits in 2019. The Chamber of Mines of the Philippines estimates the local mining industry could attract more investment in the coming months as local nickel miners start boosting capacity to take advantage of Indonesia's nickel ore export ban. See graph below for project count by kickoff date.

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February 14, 2020 | Metals & Minerals
Barrick Gold Corporation had very good results in 2019.

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February 14, 2020 | Market Brief
PT Indonesia Asahan Alumina, through a joint venture with PT Aneka Tambang, is set to increase Indonesia's alumina capacity as it completes engineering on its smelter-grade alumina refinery in Mempawah, West Kalimantan

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February 14, 2020 | Market Brief
Coal is still the most important source of energy on the planet. It represents cheap electricity production, and countries like South Africa, India and China are using it more and more as there is no alternative available to them. Industrial Info is tracking 71 African coal mining projects expected to kick off between June 2020 and June 2021, with a total investment of $10.76 billion. South Africa is on the top in investment, followed by Mozambique. Click here for a list of projects and see graph below for investment by country.

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February 13, 2020 | Market Brief
The glass sector makes up a large part of the Czech economy, but no major capital manufacturing projects are planned for the next few years.

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Pulp, Paper & Wood

February 14, 2020 | Market Brief
Maintenance projects make up 28% of all Pulp & Paper projects in the U.S. and Canada.

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February 14, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking 62 grassroot and brownfield projects kicking off in the future, valued at over $6.7 billion, in Europe's Pulp & Paper Industry. The majority of this activity is in Russia (19 projects at over $1.7 billion) and Poland (16 projects at $226 million). Taking the lead in spending, however, is Finland which has a total spending of nearly $3.8 billion. Click here for a list of projects and see graph below for project count by country.

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February 12, 2020 | Power
Industrial Info Resources (IIR), provider of worldwide, accurate, and continuously updated industrial facility and infrastructure intelligence and information, today announced that it is providing a global Industrial Intelligence database for integration into BAE Systems' Geospatial eXploitation Products™ (GXP®) software.

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Food & Beverage

February 17, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking more than 1,400 units in the U.S. and Canadian Food & Beverage Industry. California leads in unit count among states and provinces

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February 17, 2020 | Market Brief
Mount Merapi's ongoing eruption in Central Java, Indonesia, is disrupting logistics in the industrial cities of Semarang and Yogyakarta.

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February 17, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking over 60 engineered plants with over 80 functional management contacts in the Food & Beverage Industry in the U.S. and Canada. Among the coverage, Texas leads all states by count, with 10 engineered plants. Click here for a list of plants and see graph below for chart showing results.

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February 14, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking more than 2,900 active projects valued at more than $45.4 billion in the Food & Beverage Industry in the U.S. and Canada.

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February 14, 2020 | Market Brief
Russia's milk output is set to rise in 2020. Industrial Info is tracking more than $1 billion worth of capital projects in Russia's dairy sector, including new and expanded facilities

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Industrial Manufacturing

February 17, 2020 | Market Brief
Mount Merapi's ongoing eruption in Central Java, Indonesia, is disrupting logistics in the industrial cities of Semarang and Yogyakarta.

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February 13, 2020 | Market Brief
Europe's major economies are slowing down.

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February 13, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking six capital transportation projects worth $4.21 billion in New Zealand. The majority of this investment will happen in the Auckland Federal District as part of transport infrastructure investment plan of the country's government. Click here for a list of projects.

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February 13, 2020 | Market Brief
The ship building and repair sector is expecting major investment in the Middle East. Saudi Arabia leads the investment, which includes grassroot infrastructure, modernizations and redevelopment work of existing shipyards. Industrial Info is tracking 21 capital projects worth $2.92 billion across the region covering countries like Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Oman. Click here for a list of projects and see map below for locations.

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February 13, 2020 | Market Brief
JSW Infrastructure, a wholly owned subsidiary JSW Group, is investing nearly $40 million to develop a container terminal in the Indian state of Mangalore. It will have a capacity of 400,000 TEUs (twenty- foot equivalent units). As part of the proposed investment, JSW Infrastructure will undertake mechanization of the berth for handling containers and other cargo on a design, build, finance, operate and transfer basis for 30 years. Click here for a list of associated projects.

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Pharmaceutical & Biotech

February 17, 2020 | Market Brief
A biosafety level (BSL) laboratory is an enclosed environment in which biocontainment precautions are required to isolate dangerous biological agents.

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February 13, 2020 | Market Brief
Capital construction starts at North America's pharmaceutical and biotech facilities remain strong in the second quarter of 2020

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February 12, 2020 | Power
Industrial Info Resources (IIR), provider of worldwide, accurate, and continuously updated industrial facility and infrastructure intelligence and information, today announced that it is providing a global Industrial Intelligence database for integration into BAE Systems' Geospatial eXploitation Products™ (GXP®) software.

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February 12, 2020 | Market Brief
Indiana continues to bolster its presence within the Pharmaceutical-Biotech industry. Currently, the state has 58 active project reports with a potential investment value of nearly $2 billion. The activity is comprised from virtually every industry group, including the "budding" cannabis/hemp sector, which accounts for six projects and over $100 million in investment. Eli Lilly continues to build up its drug manufacturing hub in Indianapolis, with multiple projects nearing a $600 million investment. Higher ed continues with the construction of advanced research facilities, currently sourcing $561 million divided over nine projects.

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February 12, 2020 | Pharmaceutical & Biotech
Botox maker Allergan plc (NYSE:AGN) (Dublin, Ireland) has opened a new 160 million-euro ($177 million) biologics plant in Westport, County Mayo, Ireland.

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