Vinson & Elkins represented Apollo-managed funds in connection with its acquisition of a majority interest in Composite Advanced Technologies, Inc, a leading provider of compressed natural gas, renewable natural gas and hydrogen transportation and storage solutions in the United States.
Vinson & Elkins advised Uzbekneftegaz JSC and Uzbekistan GTL LLC on the sale to Air Products of a natural gas-to-syngas processing facility in Qashqadaryo Province, Uzbekistan for US$1 billion. This sale is the largest M&A transaction in Uzbekistan’s history.
Vinson & Elkins advised Lotus Infrastructure Partners in connection with the launch of NeuVentus, LLC.
Vinson & Elkins is advising OCI Clean Ammonia LLC in relation to the development of a world-scale 1.1 million ton per annum blue ammonia project in Beaumont, Texas, based on KBR technology.
Vinson & Elkins advised Sapphire Gas Solutions LLC, a Conroe, Texas-based natural gas solutions provider, in the acquisition of CLEANCOR Holdings LLC (“CLEANCOR”), from SEACOR Holdings Inc. CLEANCOR is a California-based service provider of compressed natural gas, liquefied natural gas, renewable natural gas, and hydrogen solutions for industrial, commercial, transportation, and pipeline infrastructure customers across the United States.
On April 29, 2022, a team of Vinson & Elkins trial attorneys secured an approximately $94 million jury verdict for Huntsman Corporation, a publicly traded global manufacturer and marketer of differentiated and specialty chemicals, in connection with the Company’s long-running court battle against Praxair/Linde, one of the industrial gas suppliers to Huntsman’s Geismar, Louisiana methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI) manufacturing site.
Vinson & Elkins has been named Energy & Projects Law Firm of the Year by Chambers USA. The Chambers editors noted V&E’s strategic growth also played a part in winning the award. In February, the firm enhanced its Renewable and Sustainable Energy and Tax practices with the addition of a nationally recognized renewable energy finance team.