Zhejiang Petrochemical has selected Honeywell’s Polybed pressure swing adsorption units to supply high-purity hydrogen for the mega petrochemical complex which is currently in its second phase. On completion, the project is also expected to be one of the largest crude-to-chemicals complexes in the world.
PKN Orlen will make use of UOP’s Q-Max and Phenol 3G technologies for its Poland-based phenol unit. The facility is expected to produce 200,000 metric tonnes of phenol annually. UOP will also provide a cumene unit and a phenol unit with alpha methyl styrene hydrogenation to the project.
Altus Midstream’s Diamond Central cryogenic gas processing complex in Texas, USA marks the first global use of the Ortloff SRX technology from Honeywell UOP. The technology is capable of recovering natural gas liquids from feed gas.
Shandong Binhua New Material Co. has selected Honeywell UOP’s C3 Oleflex technology to produce 600,000 metric tonnes per year of polymer-grade propylene at its new China facility. Honeywell will also provide services, equipment, catalysts as well as adsorbents for the unit.
Dayuewan (Zhuhai) Petrochemical Co. will utilise a range of technologies from Honeywell for upgrading heavy fuel oil into higher value petrochemical products at its Guangdong complex in China. Honeywell is also responsible for basic engineering, technology licensing as well technical and start-up services for Dayuewan’s project.
Ceyhan Polipropilen Uretim intends to utilise Honeywell’s C3 Oleflex technology for producing 457,000 metric tonnes per year of polymer-grade propylene for its new petrochemicals complex in Ceyhan. The new facility is expected to reduce polypropylene imports by 25 % and offset approximately 13 billion dollars in imported petrochemicals in Turkey.
Diamond Green Diesel’s 1.1 billion dollar expansion will make use of Honeywell’s Ecofining process technology to increase its annual production capacity of renewable diesel. With this move, the company aims to become one of the largest renewable diesel plants in the world.
China-based Fujian Meide Petrochemical will be using Honeywell’s Process Reliability Advisor to monitor its UOP C3 Oleflex unit in China. The unit is expected to convert propane into 660,000 tonnes per year of propylene.
Honeywell UOP’s C3 Oleflex technology has been chosen by Sonatrach Total Entreprise Polymères for its upcoming plant in Algeria. With the help of the technology, the company aims to produce 565,000 metric tonnes per year of polymer-grade propylene.