SembCorp Simon-Carves Ltd Company Profile

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The story of Simon-Carves begins in the reign of Queen Victoria when the foundations were being laid for the highly technical world of today.Henry Simon came to England in 1860 as a refugee from Prussian oppression and within a few years had established himself as a consulting engineer in Manchester. He then teamed up with Francois Carvès, a distinguished French coke oven engineer, to pioneer the by-product coke oven. The partnership led to the founding of Simon- Carves in 1880. and by 1882 the first British by-product coke ovens has been built and installed .By the turn of the last century Simon-Carves had become a leading British company in its field, and when a strong demand for sulphuric acid arose during World War I a chemical plant department was formed to cater for this need


Sim-Chem House PO Box 17
Cheadle Hulme
United Kingdom


Phone: 44 161 486 4000
Fax: 44 161 486 1302

News Articles [131 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The CEO's Guide to Retirement

“I don’t quite know what to do next,” said Simon, a media CEO. Simon had been a chief executive for 15 years, and CFO before he was 30. He had turned around private and public companies, quadrup...

NHS and social care are ‘in it together’, says NHS Confederation in response to Simon Stevens Expo 18 speech

Responding to Simon Stevens’ keynote address at Expo 2018, Niall Dickson, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, said: “The recognition from Simon Stevens that the NHS can no longer ‘go it al...

GSK CFO Simon Dingemans to step down

UK-based drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline has announced that its chief financial officer Simon Dingemans is…

GlaxoSmithKline CFO Simon Dingemans to retire next May

Simon Dingemans has been with GSK for seven years, but he will hang up his boots in 12 months’ time

Simon Group Holdings Founder Chairman Sam Simon Honored as 2018 Outstanding Business Leader by ...

Each year, OBL honorees are selected by the Northwood UniversityBoard of Trustees based on personal and professional achievements aligned with the unique philosophy of Read more...

Simon Bartley : le développement des compétences est un outil sur le chemin de l'avenir

MOSCOU, August 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Simon Bartley, président de WorldSkills International, a pris part à une discussion au cours de la session plénière « Read more...

Simon Greenstone Panatier Opens New York City Office

Simon Greenstone Panatier has a well-earned track record of victories on behalf of injured victims, including cases involving mesothelioma caused by asbestos exposure. The firm Read more...

Communicating with drones using facial expressions and gestures could help save lives

(Simon Fraser University) In Simon Fraser University's Autonomy Lab, researchers are using artificial intelligence to develop drone technologies that can make the human-robot interaction more intuitiv...

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PubMed Articles [26 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Simon effects in action sequences.

Most actions we perform in daily life consist of multiple movement elements. In two Simon task experiments, we investigated the impact of stimulus-response compatibility on planning and execution of a...

The Roles of Attentional Shifts and Attentional Reengagement in Resolving The Spatial Compatibility Effect in Tactile Simon-like Tasks.

The Simon effect refers to the acceleration of choice responses when the target position and response location are consistent compared with scenarios in which they are inconsistent, even if the target...

The impact of anatomical and spatial distance between responses on response conflict.

Different features of objects can be associated with different responses, so that their concurrent presence results in conflict. The Simon effect is a prominent example of this type of response confli...

Working Memory in Children Assessed with Serial Chaining and Simon Tasks.

In the serial chaining task, participants are required to produce a sequence of responses to stimuli in the correct order, and sometimes must determine the sequence at trial outset if stimuli are mask...

The breakdown of the Simon effect in cross-modal contexts: EEG evidence.

In everyday life we often must coordinate information across spatial locations and different senses for action. It is well known, for example, that reactions are faster when an imperative stimulus and...

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Executive Control Analysis in Patients Suffering From Parkinson Disease and Treated by Deep Brain Stimulation

Different results have recently led to question the classical notion according to which the motor and cognitive deficits in Parkinson's disease are tied to a thalamo-cortical inhibition du...

Individualized Prediction of Migraine Attacks Using a Mobile Phone App and Fitbit

This trial is collaboration between Mayo Clinic, Second Opinion Health (Simon Bloch, 408-981-3814) and Allergan. Mayo Clinic investigators are conducting the clini...

A Two-stage Simon Design Phase II Study for Non-BRCA MBC Patients With HRD Treated With Olaparib Single Agent

This is an international, multi-centre, non-controlled, open-label, single arm, two-stage Simon Design phase II study for non-BRCA metastatic breast cancer (MBC) patients with homologous r...

Haplo NK With SQ ALT-803 for Adults With Relapsed or Refractory AML

This is a multi-institutional Simon's optimal two-stage phase II trial of CD3/CD19 depleted, ALT-803 activated, haploidentical donor NK cells and subcutaneous ALT-803 given after lymphodep...

Phase 2 Brachyury Chordoma

This goal of this study is to determine if the combination of BN-Brachyury plus radiation therapy can induce objective radiographic response rate (ORR) in patients, using a Simon 2-stage o...

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SembCorp Simon-Carves Ltd

The story of Simon-Carves begins in the reign of Queen Victoria when the foundations were being laid for the highly technical world of today.Henry Simon came to England in 1860 as a refugee from Pruss...

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SPRYTE Communications

A focus on healthcare is the inspiration for the name change, said Simon, a past president of the Philadelphia Public Relations Association and the 2010 inductee to its Hall of Fa...

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