HISTORY

OUR HISTORY

Here is a brief history of our business purchases and achievements from our two manufacturing sites: Tessenderlo and Maastricht.

Tessenderlo: INEOS ChloroToluenes started operating the business with its own staff

All other activities of Ineos Chlorvinyls In Tessenderlo were sold to the ICIG group.

2015

Tessenderlo: INEOS ChloroToluenes was founded as an independent business, plant was operated by Ineos Chlorvinyls personnel

Maastricht: Ineos ChloroToluenes was founded as an independent business, plant was operated by Ineos Maastricht B.V. personnel.

2013

Tessenderlo: site Tessenderlo was sold to Ineos Chlorvinyls

Maastricht: Plant purchased by INEOS ChlorVinyls and entity renamed to INEOS Maastricht B.V.

Maastricht: PQ and Tessenderlo split operations. People transferred from PQ to Tessenderlo Chemie Maastricht. 

2011

Maastricht: Benzylacetate plant was stopped, byproduct sent to other plant within Tessenderlo Group

2006

Maastricht: Benzylacetate to rework the byproduct of BOH was built

Tessenderlo: A second production unit was built and taken into operation

1998

Maastricht: A second line BOH2 was built

1996

Maastricht: First big expansion by doubling some equipment

1990

Maastricht: Tessenderlo Chemie buys BOH production from EKA (later in hands of PQ)

1987

Tessenderlo: Benzylchloride installations were built in Tessenderlo

1976

Tessenderlo: Tessenderlo Chemie was founded

1919

Tessenderlo: production of chemicals in Tessenderlo started

1892