The Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT), Foundation For Innovation And Technology Transfer (FITT) at IIT Delhi and with leading global agrochemical company UPL Limited in presence of Honourable Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg in Delhi 1: The MOU UPL Limited involves the use of Gexcon technology in UPL plants worldwide in Process Safety and Risk Management and set up ‘Centre of Excellence’ in ‘Process Safety and Risk Management’ for Pesticides and Toxic, Chemicals at Gujarat (India). is one of the leading global crop protection products companies headquartered in India.
UPL Corp has expanded its production and distribution footprint through its subsidiaries internationally and now has diversified crop protection and post-harvest solution business with an established presence and leading market position in major agricultural regions throughout the world. https://www.uplonline.com/
The MOU with ICT Mumbai is focused on mutual benefits of academic relations at an international level to implement intensive cooperation on education and research collaboration to set up ‘Centre of Excellence’ in Process Safety Science and Engineering The Institute was most popularly known as UDCT, Mumbai. Research has been an integral part of ICT since its inception and it has created over 500 first-generation entrepreneurs. Under the World Bank TEQIP program, the Maharashtra government granted it full autonomy in June 2004. Due to the recommendations of the Government of Maharashtra and the University of Mumbai, the ICT was granted Deemed University Status by the MHRD on 12th September 2008, with all provisions of the UGC for funding and support as the state-owned deemed university. http://www.ictmumbai.edu.in/
The MOU with FITT is to promote education, research, and development in Process Safety in line with several global Universities. This will be achieved by the formation of COE as a joint industry project and donations and sponsored projects from industries. FITT, an industrial interface organization, was established at the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IIT Delhi) as a Registered Society on 9th July 1992. https://fitt-iitd.in/
“We look forward to supporting Indian Industries/ Universities in process safety transformation to better identify, manage and deliver innovative ideas in managing Process Safety & Risk Management while handling hazardous chemicals,” said Mr. Sturle H. Pedersen, President & Global CEO Gexcon AS Norway.
Gexcon is pleased to announce that our Board of Directors has appointed Trygve Birkeli as our new corporate Chief Executive Officer. Trygve has extensive international experience with a track record of leading high-performing teams. Before joining Gexcon in 2018 as an Executive Vice President, he successfully held multiple senior positionsEvent News
Longship Fund II (“Longship”) has as of February 19th, 2021 acquired 100% of the shares in Gexcon AS from NORCE Norwegian Research Centre AS (“NORCE”). Gexcon is a global leader in process safety software, safety consulting and testing services, and specializes in analysis of dispersion, explosion and fire related risk and consequences. Based on experience developed in cooperationEvent News
We are pleased to invite you to join industry experts from Gexcon, Shell, Engie and Wales & West Utilities for an exclusive panel debate where they will be discussing topics surrounding Hydrogen Safety Challenges for the Energy Transition. The main discussion points at this panel debate are as follows: Perceptions within the hydrogen industry around safetyEvent News Renewables