June 21 (Reuters) - Dow Chemical Co :Dow and 1Qbit announce collaboration agreement on quantum computing.Dow Chemical Co - terms of agreement were not disclosed.Dow Chemical Co - collaboration agreement to develop quantum computing tools for chemicals and materials science technology spaces.
June 21 (Reuters) - Lanxess Ag :To streamline the chrome value chain of its leather business.In this context the company will discontinue production at the zárate site in argentina in the fourth quarter of 2017.The site closure in zárate, argentina, will affect 170 employees.Sees positive ebitda effect of around eur 10 million annuallyfrom end 2018 , as well as approximately eur 60 million in one-time-costs in 2017.
June 21 (Reuters) - MAERSK DRILLING, PART OF A.P. MOLLER-MAERSK , SAYS::HAS BEEN AWARDED A CONTRACT FOR JACK-UP, MAERSK RESOLVE, BY WINTERSHALL NOORDZEE.THE WORK SCOPE COVERS THE DRILLING AND POTENTIAL TESTING OF THE WINCHELSEA II WELL OFFSHORE THE UK, AND THE 86-DAY CONTRACT IS EXPECTED TO COMMENCE IN LATE JUNE.WINTERSHALL NOORDZEE IS A JOINT VENTURE BETWEEN BASF'S <<>> OIL AND GAS SUBSIDIARY WINTERSHALL AND GAZPROM INTERNATIONAL.
June 21 (Reuters) - SK Chemicals Co Ltd <006120.KS> ::* Says it plans to divest Green Chemicals business and Life Science business into new subsidiary, which named as SK Chemicals Co.,Ltd.* Says the co will survive and change name to SK Chemicals Holdings Co.,Ltd and will be engaged in investment business .* Divestiture effective date is Dec. 1.