Nynas news

The latest news, events and reports from Nynas AB

  • 24.11.2021 14:02

    Landing surface fit for presidents. Teaming up around tightly scheduled works to upgrade the runway taxiways and apron at Cornwall Newquay Airport, Aggregate Industries and Nynas had to overcome challenging logistical issues. A close working partnership between them saw the project safely landed on time.

  • 18.11.2021 12:14

    Nynas researcher Mehdi Fathi-Najafi received the Best Paper Award at the 21st Lubricating Grease Industry Technology Seminar of China.

  • 17.11.2021 14:20

    More than simply recycling, circular economy is about capturing a larger part of the value that is typically lost in our traditional linear economic model. For Nynas, a circular approach is one of the things that separates us from regular oil companies.

  • 17.11.2021 11:16

    Nynas has released the findings of a new study showing how fertiliser coatings can be significantly improved with the use of NYTEX® and NYFLEX® naphthenic oils.

  • 26.10.2021 09:00

    Nynas has launched a new white oil called NYFLEX® 2120B and a range of other naphthenic specialty oils for sealant formulators. The portfolio offers cost-effective replacements for silicone fluids, while reducing problems related to microbial growth and maintaining the right balance between viscosity, colour stability and volatility.

  • 26.10.2021 07:22

    Post-pandemic, Nynas is gearing up its tyre and rubber oil products to meet the demands of a market aiming for sustainability. We asked Dr Gaia Franzolin, Marketing Director at Nynas and Kamyar Alavi, Senior Technical Advisor, to explain and to give their perspective on the pandemic and the future.

  • 25.10.2021 12:22

    Leon Li is in charge of Nynas’ business operations in the Chinese market. Find out what's on his mind.

  • 27.09.2021 11:35

    Nynas AB confirms that the transaction involving the sale of a 49.9% shareholding in Nynas between Bitumina Industries Limited (in administration) and an investment vehicle managed by Davidson Kempner Capital Management LP together with its affiliates and affiliated investment vehicles (“Davidson Kempner”) has been completed.

  • 22.09.2021 10:15

    Johan Andersson is appointed Vice President Group Strategy & Sustainable Development in Nynas. The combined position marks Nynas intensified ambitions.

  • 10.09.2021 15:25

    Nynas UK today announce that they will be ending the partnership with Navigator Terminals at their Teesside depot at the end of the existing contract in December 2022.

  • 23.08.2021 14:00

    At an Extraordinary General Meeting in Nynas AB, new directors of the board were appointed by Davidson Kempner.

  • 16.08.2021 11:08

    Rafael Renaudeau is appointed Vice President Nynas Bitumen and member of the Nynas Group Executive Committee. He will lead a newly formed organisation to cover all bitumen market areas where Nynas is located. This is a step to further strengthen Nynas position as the true bitumen specialist.

  • 06.08.2021 11:27

    Nynas is playing an important role in the transition to electric vehicles, as a supplier to the automotive industry and a producer of high-performance oils needed to power tomorrow’s electrical infrastructure.

  • 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.