Tuesday, March 31, 2015
The first Dow Innovation Summit in the Middle East took place on 4-5 March at the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) in Thuwal, Saudi Arabia. The Summit was held under the theme of ‘Solutions through Innovation’ and hosted more than 200 attendees which included senior industry leaders, government stakeholders, business partners and customers from the industry sectors of energy, water, infrastructure, packaging and consumer goods.
Monday, March 23, 2015
The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) will once again be showcasing its full range of innovations at the Sour Oil and Gas Advanced Technology (SOGAT) exhibition and conference in Abu Dhabi from 22 to 26 March 2015. This year, the focus of Dow’s participation will be to highlight the advantages of hybrid solvents in acid gas removal and the company’s capabilities in this space.
Monday, March 02, 2015
-Dow to provide Heat Transfer Fluid product and technical support during project
-Pilot project to study feasibility and benefits of new Thermal Energy Storage system for Concentrated Solar Power
Dow, through an affiliate of The Dow Chemical Company, has announced its collaboration with Norwegian firm NEST (New Energy Storage Technology) AS on a Thermal Energy Storage (TES) pilot project in Abu Dhabi, in association with Masdar Institute of Science and Technology. The project, to be undertaken at Masdar’s ‘Beam Down’ Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) installation in Masdar City, will seek to study the feasibility and benefits of a novel TES system developed by NEST. Dow’s contribution to this project will be to supply 2.6 metric tons of DOWTHERM™ A, the industry-leading heat transfer fluid as well as provide associated technical support throughout the project.