November 28, 2020

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ExxonMobil doubles manufacturing capacity of specialty elastomers at Newport, Wales plant
ExxonMobil doubles manufacturing capacity of specialty elastomers at Newport, Wales plant

ExxonMobil said it has completed an expansion of its specialty elastomers manufacturing plant in Newport, Wales, which doubles the plant’s manufacturing capacity and increases global manufacturing capacity of Santoprene™ thermoplastic elastomers by 25%. Specialty thermoplastics help reduce vehicle and consumer product weight, leading to improved fuel efficiency and higher performance. “ExxonMobil’s high-performance plastics help make automotive […]

May 14, 2019
Shell and Airflow Truck demonstrate 248% improvement in freight tonne efficiency with Starship Truck
Shell and Airflow Truck demonstrate 248% improvement in freight tonne efficiency with Starship Truck

Shell and AirFlow Truck Company announced the successful completion and the results from the U.S. coast-to-coast run of the Starship Truck, attaining 178.4 tonne-miles per gallon [68.9 tonne-kilometers per liter] in freight tonne efficiency (FTE). Shell said the Starship demonstration truck achieved 2.5 times higher fuel efficiency than the North American average of 72 tonne-miles […]

June 6, 2018