Ethane Crackers Shell to Rely on Linde for Ethane Crackers in the Future
Gas specialist Line will build ethance crackers for shell around the Globe: A corresponding framework agreement for ten years was signed in late March 2014.
Munich/Germany – The contract covers the licensing, engineering, procurement and construction services, as well as for the supply of proprietary equipment of ethane cracking units. With its ethylene technology and project execution excellence, Linde is committed in contributing to the expansion of Shell's global petrochemical market.
To benefit Shell and its partners, Linde intends to deliver major cost savings for ethane cracking units from standardization and repeatability effects. As a first step, the company was awarded the contract for the licensing and basic engineering design package for a potential world scale ethane cracker unit.