Nynas news

The latest news, events and reports from Nynas AB

  • 05/08/2021 12:12

    In a recently published white paper, Nynas outlines benefits and carbon footprint calculations for an upcoming range of binders incorporating biogenic material. The new product range, which will contribute to lowering the carbon footprint of a road will be launched during the autumn 2021.

  • 02/08/2021 11:24

    The environmental impact of tyres comes mainly from their usage, but also to quite some extent from the raw materials. Making more environmentally friendly tyres thus requires using more renewable and recyclable material.

  • 26/07/2021 08:00

    Nynas AB confirms that a binding agreement has been signed by an investment vehicle managed by Davidson Kempner Capital Management LP (together with its affiliates and affiliated investment vehicles, “Davidson Kempner”) for the acquisition of the entire equity stake (49.9%) in Nynas from Bitumina Industries Limited. Following completion of the acquisition, Davidson Kempner will be the largest individual shareholder of Nynas.

  • 29/06/2021 14:22

    The overall impact of IMO 2020, Covid-19 and the closure of outdated refineries has increased the benefit of bitumen expertise and specialisation. The question is who will produce bitumen in the future?

  • 29/06/2021 11:01

    Using cold recycling technology developed in-house, Aggregate Industries has taken a major step in the direction of more sustainable pavements.

  • 28/06/2021 14:11

    The durability of bitumen is the focus for a ground-breaking collaboration between Nynas and the French road construction specialist Colas. Rheological testing of age induced cracking takes centre stage.

  • 28/06/2021 11:56

    Since 2014, Nynas has had a laboratory at the University of Antwerp. This January the equipment was augmented with a new, advanced rheometer. This makes it possible to conduct all standard rheological tests in a temperature range from -30°C to 200°C. The new rheometer also has an especially high torque, which means that it can exert a high stress on the sample.

  • 24/06/2021 14:41

    The transportation industry is currently experiencing its greatest revolution since the invention of the internal combustion engine. A convergence of new technologies and changing attitudes will impact every facet of the industry – from ownership to fuel and materials all the way to tyre selection. In the past, most people didn’t give tyres much thought. After all, they just want to get from A to B as safely and cheaply as possible.

  • 23/06/2021 18:59

    The pavement system for a new bridge includes both asphalt and waterproofing. This makes major demands of quality awareness and the ability to coordinate different technologies.

  • 23/06/2021 05:55

    In addition to being recognised for its ultra-low viscosity, allowing transformers and reactors to operate with better cooling, NYTRO® BIO 300X has also received the US Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Certified Biobased Product label.

  • 15/06/2021 13:43

    Visit Nynas booth and chat with our bitumen experts at the E&E Congress 2021.

  • 01/06/2021 16:13

    2020 was a year like no other. Beyond the face masks, social distancing and working from home, the economy took a dive. These unprecedented events coincided with an ongoing restructuring of the refining industry, which will have a lasting effect on the production of tyres and rubber.

  • 31/05/2021 13:03

    Don’t miss Nynas senior specialst Dr Kamyar Alavi’s talk at Tire Technology Virtual “Live” 2021 on 8 June.

  • 26/05/2021 14:49

    Three leading industry representatives talk about their expectations of the E&E Congress, which for the first time is being held digitally this year.

  • 26/05/2021 12:36

    The pavement system for a new bridge includes both asphalt and waterproofing. This makes major demands of quality awareness and the ability to coordinate different technologies.

  • 28/04/2021 09:18

    Nynas’ new innovative insulating liquid NYTRO® BIO 300X has been successfully delivered to and tested in a transformer serving electricity customers in Gothenburg, Sweden. The city’s utility company Göteborg Energi opted to use the bio-based and biodegradable insulating liquid in a transformer located in a sensitive water protection area.

  • 26/04/2021 16:13

    Over the years, Nynas has strengthened its position in Latin America. Initially the focus was on the electrical industry, but it now also includes lubricants, process oils and tyre oils.

  • 19/04/2021 11:47

    Explosives that contain highly refined oil with a low sulphur and aromatic content generate lower greenhouse gas emissions.

  • 15/04/2021 15:29

    Nynas has received the coveted EcoVadis Platinum CSR rating, this puts the company in the top 1% for sustainability performance.

  • 16/03/2021 09:30

    Nynas is investing SEK 190 million to secure the supply of bitumen for the Nordic infrastructure. At the same time, carbon dioxide emissions can be reduced by 34%.