Tag: Petrochemical

China to contribute 28% of petrochemical capacity

The global petrochemical capacity is poised to see considerable growth by 2030, potentially increasing from 2,129.0 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) in 2019 to 3,029.1 mtpa in 2030, registering a total growth of 42%.

Sandvik acquires Summerill Tube Corporation

Sandvik has signed an agreement to acquire privately-owned Summerill Tube Corporation, based in Pennsylvania, USA. Summerill Tube Corporation is a manufacturer of high precision tubes and since 1892 it has delivered seamless and welded tubing in stainless steels and nickel alloys to various high demanding industries including aerospace, transportation and petrochemical.

Alfa Laval secures SEK90M petrochemical order

Alfa Laval has won an order to supply large heat exchangers to a petrochemical plant in Russia. The order has a value of approximately SEK 90M and is booked in the Welded Heat Exchangers unit of the Energy Division.

Clough USA wins petrochemical EPC project in USA

Clough USA announced that it has secured a Limited Notice to Proceed (LNTP) for a confidential Petrochemical EPC project in the US market.

Titanium equipment and alloy in petrochemical industry

Titanium and titanium alloys have very good stability in organic compounds except for five organic acids (formic acid, acetic acid, oxalic acid, trichloroacetic acid, and trifluoroacetic acid) at higher temperatures.

TOYO awarded petrochemical project in Russia

Toyo Engineering Corporation has been awarded a contract to build a 650,000 t/y ethylene and polyethylene plant located in Ust-Kut, Irkutsk region, Russian Federation by Irkutsk Polymer Plant, a subsidiary of Irkutsk Oil Company (INK).

INEOS chooses Antwerp for petrochemical investment

INEOS has announced that Antwerp, Belgium will be the location for its multi-billion Euro project for an ethane gas cracker and world-scale PDH unit in Europe.

Maire Tecnimont reimbursable contract with ExxonMobil

Maire Tecnimont S.p.A. announced that its subsidiary Tecnimont S.p.A., through its affiliate Tecnimont USA Inc. in consortium with Performance Contractors Inc.

Total’s engineering studies for petrochemical project

Total has signed an agreement with Sonatrach to launch engineering studies for a petrochemical project in Arzew, western Algeria, as part of the comprehensive partnership announced in 2017.

Chandra Asri 2nd complex milestone

PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk (CAP), through its wholly owned subsidiary, PT Chandra Asri Perkasa (CAP2), has achieved its milestone of technology selection for its second petrochemical complex to be built in Indonesia.