Athlon Solutions and Evonik Industries Partner Up to Boost Petrochemical Capabilities

10/14/16 – An agreement with Evonik Industries complements Athlon Solutions’ water and process treating capabilities with a globally-proven product line and technical support network.

Evonik-brand-mark-Deep-Purple-RGB (004)“Evonik better positions us to serve our customers with a proven product line to address their petrochemical challenges,” said Matt Forcey, Marketing Vice President at Athlon Solutions. “With Evonik’s global presence, it also gives us access to technical experts that have likely seen the challenges that our customers in the domestic U.S. market are facing.”

Frank Kraushaar, Vice President of Evonik’s Polymer Additives market segment said, “The combination of Athlon’s excellence in serving customer needs and Evonik’s SiYPro performance additive solutions will create a unique force in the North American petrochemical industry.”

Under the agreement, Athlon Solutions is the distributor of Evonik’s products and provides customers in the U.S., Canada and Mexico with day-to-day account management, service (including engineering and technical support), and reporting. Evonik provide its specialty chemicals and backs up Athlon Solutions with technical support.

About Athlon Solutions and Evonik Industries
Athlon Solutions provides industrial water, process and finished fuel additive chemicals and services to the Refining, Petrochemical, Fertilizer, Chemical and Power industries. With more than 65 years of history in process fouling, corrosion control, desalting and industrial water treating, Athlon Solutions offers an experienced engineering-based approach to address customer challenges. Evonik, the creative industrial group from Germany, is one of the world leaders in specialty chemicals. Evonik benefits specifically from its innovative prowess and integrated technology platforms. The company is active in more than 100 countries and services more than 20 major production sites in North America.

Marcelo Cordoba
Athlon Solutions LLC
Technical Advisor
Phone: 281-799-3289
marcelo.cordoba@athlonsolutions.com

Dr. Phillip James
Evonik Performance Materials GmbH
Global Technology Marketing Manager
Phone: +44 3330 117466
phillip.james@evonik.com