The expansion of our Pace, FL plant’s methylamines capacity will support the future growth of our methylamines and derivatives customers for years to come.
Ghent, Belgium (PRWEB) May 31, 2012
Taminco is pleased to announce that it has chosen its Pace, FL site as the location of its new U.S. methylamines capacity expansion. This major investment is expected to be on stream by the end of 2014.
“The expansion of our Pace, FL plant’s methylamines capacity will support the future growth of our methylamines and derivatives customers for years to come”, said CEO Laurent Lenoir. “The Pace plant provides us with an excellent operations team with decades of methylamines production experience. As the global leader in alkylamines, this is yet another step in strengthening our integrated U.S. production base of amines and derivatives to maintain a reliable supply to our customers.”
Taminco, The Amine Company, is a leading producer of alkylamines and their derivatives worldwide. Of a total of 7 production sites, Taminco has two major facilities in the US: one in Pace, FL, which manufactures methylamines, alkylamines and tertiary amines and the other in St. Gabriel, LA, which produces alkylalkanolamines, alkylamines, DEHA, and DMAPA.
Taminco, The Amine Company, is the world’s only global integrated specialist alkylamine producer. Alkylamines and their derivatives are key building blocks in a broad array of chemical products that have a wide range of applications. This way Taminco makes a valuable contribution to diverse markets including Food and Nutrition, Personal and Home Care, Energy and Water Treatment.
Focusing on its 3 core values, Passion, Care and Integrity, Taminco works constructively towards a sustainable and innovative future.
With is operational headquarters in Ghent, Belgium, Taminco operates 7 manufacturing facilities located in Belgium, Germany, the United States, and China and, together with its global sales network, has approximately 800 employees spread across 17 countries.
Thorin Flynt, Business Manager Methylamines and Salts • phone +1-610-366-6748 • email: methylamines(at)taminco(dot)com
For corporate communications: Isabelle De Scheirder, Communication Coordinator • phone: +32 (0)9 254 15 89 • Email: isabelle(dot)descheirder(at)taminco(dot)com