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Artenius Sines becomes Artlant PTA

Artenius Sines has become Artlant PTA, the company announced on 8 February in a letter to all its business partners including the Blog.   The change in name takes immediate effect, and the new website will soon be up and running, according to a nice note “com os melhores cumprimentos” from Nadja W.   “Artlant […]

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MOVES: Nadja Weiss to Artenius Sines PTA

Nadja Weiss is now PTA Marketing and Sales Manager at Artenius Sines PTA, SA, she announced on LinkedIn today.   She left her former position as Regional Manager Aromatics E/A/ME at Chevron Phillips Chemicals International NV in June 2010.

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Nick King joins Lotte Chemical UK

Nick King has joined Lotte Chemical UK as PTA Commercial Director effective from February, he tells the Blog via Caroline.   Most recently, he set up Cloonacool Consultancy Ltd and worked closely with the Kolmar Group after the demise of Artenius UK, where he had been PTA Sales Director.   Says Nick, “Having met virtually all the major European PTA […]

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New starts for petchem folk

I picked up a few new business cards at EPCA from old friends moving jobs.   Barry Hurley, formerly of BP and INEOS, has now set up a consultancy Barry Hurley Associates.   Joe Duffy, previously with Huntsman and SABIC, has joined DeWitt as Vice President, Ethylene, Propylene and Derivatives, EAME, based in the UK, […]

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Artenius UK PTA closure – redundancies

A poignant farewell email from one of the many former employees of Artenius UK‘s PTA business was waiting in the Blog inbox on my return from a few days away.   It said …”Of the 240 people employed by Artenius UK, those involved in the PET business face an uncertain 2 weeks keeping things going […]

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