HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Oilfield Technology Group (OTG) of Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. (“Momentive Specialty Chemicals” or the “Company”) today announced an expansion of its triazine production plant in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Momentive Specialty Chemicals is a leading supplier of triazine products that are used for hydrogen sulfide (H2S) scavenging in crude oil, natural gas, liquefied natural gas, and SAGD (steam-assisted gravity drainage).
The Company has made a substantial investment in the Edmonton plant to increase the triazine production capabilities, including:
- Increased raw and finished material storage
- Plant modifications to provide increased capacity and redundancy
- Flammable triazine production capability and dedicated storage
- Truck loading optimization for increased production flexibility and decreased loading times.
“This new expansion shows our continued commitment to providing our Canadian customers with a greater supply of triazine products” said John Gavinchuk, Global Triazines Director. “The plant offers a wider range of product types that provide the effective hydrogen sulfide scavenger solutions needed by the industry.”
Momentive Specialty Chemicals provides custom manufacturing of proprietary products for customer specific applications. An extensive network of plants are strategically located in major oil and gas production areas. Logistics capabilities include marine, rail, and trucking. The Company also maintains a global presence for efficiently delivering these products around the world.
About Momentive Specialty Chemicals’ Oilfield Technology Group
Momentive Specialty Chemicals’ Oilfield Technology Group is a leading provider of innovative technologies for the oil and gas industry. We offer well stimulation solutions with our advanced resin coated proppants and a variety of performance additives for oilfield applications. Our products also include production chemicals for asphaltene dispersion along with hydrogen sulfide scavengers for crude oil and natural gas production. Momentive Specialty Chemicals is committed to enhancing its industry leadership and meeting its customers' specific application needs with a total solutions approach of quality products and services. Additional information is available at www.momentive.com/oilfield.
About the Company
Based in Columbus, Ohio, Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. (formerly known as Hexion Specialty Chemicals, Inc.) is the global leader in thermoset resins. Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. serves the global wood and industrial markets through a broad range of thermoset technologies, specialty products and technical support for customers in a diverse range of applications and industries. Momentive Specialty Chemicals is controlled by investment funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management, LLC. Additional information about Momentive Specialty Chemicals and its products is available at www.momentive.com.
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