Technip recently signed a contract for the construction of an ethylene plant at The Kuwait Olefins Company’s (TKOC) new Olefins-2 Petrochemical Complex in
This contract covers the engineering, procurement and supply of equipment and materials, construction and pre-commissioning and follows the signing in June 2005 of a memorandum of understanding between Technip and TKOC, a joint venture between Dow and Petrochemical Industries Company,
According to a statement, the plant, with a planned production capacity of 850,000 mt/year, will play an important role in
Technip’s operations and engineering centre in
The basic engineering for the proprietary SMK cracking furnaces, as well as the front-end design for the recovery section, have already been provided by Technip’s operations and engineering centre in Claremont, California.