BASF

Creation of the leading independent oil and gas company in Europe

Following the approval of all relevant authorities, BASF and Letterone have successfully completed the merger of Wintershall and Dea. In September 2018, BASF and Letterone had signed a transaction agreement to merge their respective oil and gas businesses in a joint venture. “With Wintershall Dea we create the leading...

Investment meets increasing customer demand in the region

BASF will increase the production capacity for its Sodium Methylate plant in Guaratinguetá, Brazil. The nameplate capacity will increase by 30%, from currently 60,000 metric tons to 80,000 metric tons. The new capacity will come onstream in 2020. Sodium Methylate is an efficient and reliable catalyst that provides a...

BASF expands innovation scope in Asia Pacific with new facilities and new solutions

BASF is enhancing its regional innovation capabilities with new facilities at the Innovation Campus Shanghai, to further strengthen collaboration with the automotive industry and to offer new process catalysts to the chemical industry. With an investment of approximately €34 million, the new 5,000-square-meter...

Master X-Seed technology was successfully applied for the construction of the Marienturm, an office tower under construction in Frankfurt/Main

The skyline of Frankfurt’s banking quarter has a new landmark: The 155-meter Marienturm tower, set for completion by the first quarter of 2019. The new high-rise office complex owes its quick ascend skyward also to the contribution of the Master-Ease and Master X-Seed concrete admixtures from Master Builders Solutions...