Japan: EPC Toyo Engineering Bags Contract for New Polypropylene Plant
Prime Polymer has awarded Toyo Engineering with an EPC contract to build a new polypropylene plant at its Ichihara-shi, Chiba site in Japan. On completion, the facility is expected to produce 200,000 tons per year.
Narashino/Japan – Toyo Engineering Corporation has recently been awarded a contract by Prime Polymer Co. (JV of Mitsui Chemicals and Idemitsu Kosan Co.) to construct a polypropylene plant at Ichihara-shi, Chiba in Japan. Toyo will carry out the EPC contract on a full turn-key basis that includes engineering, procurement, and construction.
The completion of this project contributes to:
- Producing high-performance polypropylene fulfilling the needs for weight saving and down gauging of the products & components.
- Reducing greenhouse gas emissions by restructuring the plant configuration of Prime Polymer.