China: Bisphenol A Production KBR Wins Contract for a New BPA Project
KBR has been awarded a contract by Hainan Huasheng to license Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation's (MCC) proprietary Bisphenol A (BPA) technology for a new plant in Dongfang City, Hainan Province, China.
Houston/USA — KBR will provide a Licensing and Basic Engineering Design (LBED) package to Hainan Huasheng for building a grassroots 240,000 tons per annum BPA plant. The company will also provide commissioning, startup support, and training services for the project.
The BPA technology, licensed by KBR and owned by MCC, provides superior product quality with a minimum long-term cost of production. To date there are more than 600,000 tons per year of BPA produced using this technology.
The company globally licenses and designs plants with proprietary technologies, including phenol/acetone, BPA and polycarbonate processes.