Russia: Plant Engineering Lummus to License its MTBE, Alkylation Technologies for Lukoil’s New Russian Plants
Lummus Technology has won a contract from Lukoil for a new integrated methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) and alkylation plant at the company’s refinery in Perm, Russia. Under the terms of the contact, Lummus will license its methyl tertiary butyl ether and alkylation technologies for the project.
Houston/USA – Lummus Technology has been awarded a contract from Lukoil Permnefteorgsintez for a new integrated methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) and alkylation plant at Lukoil’s refinery in Perm, Russia. The MTBE unit will use Lummus’ CDEtherol technology and the alkylation unit will use Lummus’ innovative CDAlky technology. Lummus’ scope includes technology licensing, basic engineering, technical services and proprietary equipment supply.
Lummus’ CDEtherol and CDAlky technologies provide significant benefits to operators, including superior product quality, reduced utility and energy consumption, reduced maintenance requirements and the flexibility to produce bio-fuels in the future.