VIAKEM Fine Chemicals is a competitive and reliable partner that provides chemicals to a wide range of industries.

VIAKEM Fine Chemicals is a Mexican company with over 70 years of experience in the fine chemicals international market, meeting the needs of a diversified group of clients in multiple industrial segments.

Today, VIAKEM serves the AgroFineChemicals Industry by providing custom and contract manufacturing solutions to global companies.

Reaction Type Capabilities

  • Acetylation Reactions
  • Aldol Condensation
  • Alkylation
  • Amidation
  • Amination
  • Ammonolysis
  • Arylation
  • Bromination Reactions
  • Catalytic Dehydrogenation (Pd/C)
  • Catalytic Reduction (Pd/C)
  • Chemical Oxidation (Bleach, Peroxide)
  • Chemical Reduction (Hydrosulfite, Hydrazine)
  • Chlorination Reactions (Cl2, SOCl2, SO2Cl2, POCl3)
  • Condensation Reactions
  • Coupling Reactions (Kumada, Suzuki)
  • Cyanation
  • Cyclization

  • Diazotization
  • Dimethyl Sulphate [DMS] Methylations
  • Esterification
  • Ethoxylation
  • Friedel-Crafts Reaction
  • Grignard Reaction
  • Hydrazine Chemistry
  • Hydrogenation Reactions
  • Hydrolysis
  • Hydroxylation
  • Polymerization Reactions
  • Skraup Synthesis
  • Strecker Amino Acid Synthesis
  • Sulfonation
  • Carbamoylation (Methyl Isocyanate Reaction)*
  • Phosgenation*

*Previous experience at plant level

Customer Benefits

VIAKEM Fine Chemicals collaborates with its customers to develop processes and products with fast manufacturing implementation. 

  • Process development

  • Route evaluation

  • Optimizations

  • Effluent treatment design and corrosion test

  • Bench scale samples

  • Intellectual property management

  • Conceptual and detailed engineering process

  • HAZOP Analysis

  • Plant Start Up

  • Production normalization

  • Analytic Development

  • Quality control for the process

PLANT UTILITY SYSTEMS
  • Heating

– Hot oil (250°C)

– Steam (120°C)

– Water (80°C)

  • Equipo

– Reactores de hasta 20m³

  • Cooling

– Water (20°C)

– Glycol (-12°C)

  • Nitrogen inerting

  • Vacuum to less than 5 mmHg

  • De-ionized water

  • Compressed air

Analytical Laboratory
  • HPLC with UV-VIS detectors

  • GLC with FID and TCD detectors

  • Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer

  • UV-VIS Spectrophotometer

  • Karl Fisher

  • Automatic titration

  • Turbidimeter

  • Colorimeter

VIAKEM has his plant in Monterrey’s metropolitan área where manufactures and commercializes a wide range of products for his clients around the world

  • Rail Freight

  • Maritime Containers

  • Iso-Containers

  • Tank Trucks

  • Trucks

VIAKEM Fine Chemicals implements environmentally friendly processes, following procedures that fulfill international standards in order to eliminate health and environmental risks.