award for Ethylene Plant in Kuwait
Posted: 14 April 2004
The Dow Chemical Company, (Dow) and Petrochemical Industries Company,
Kuwait (PIC) have contracted Technip USA Corporation, a fully owned
affiliate of Technip, to provide engineering services covering cracking
furnaces and the recovery section of the new Ethylene Plant, planned
for the Olefins-2 Petrochemicals Complex to be constructed in Shuaiba,
Kuwait which is a Joint Venture between Dow and PIC.
The plant will be designed based on Technip’s ethylene technology
provided by Technip Claremont in California.
The selection of Technip ethylene technology is recognition by
Dow (world’s largest ethylene producer) and PIC of Technip’s
capabilities in process technology, design and engineering of world
scale ethylene plants.
With a workforce of about 19,000 persons, Technip ranks among
the top five corporations in the field of oil, gas and petrochemical
engineering, construction and services. Headquartered in Paris,
the Group is listed in New York and Paris.
The Group’s main engineering and business centers are located
in France, Italy, Germany, the UK, Norway, Finland, the Netherlands,
the United States, Brazil, Abu-Dhabi, China, India, Malaysia and
The Group has high-quality industrial and construction facilities
in France, Brazil, the UK, the USA, Finland and Angola as well as
a world-class fleet of offshore construction vessels.
For more information see http://www.technip.com
Posted by Richard Price,
Information supplied by companies
or PR agencies who are responsible for content. Send press releases