Chinese Cracker Project US-Ethane and French Technology for Chinese Cracker Project
Technip will supply its proprietary ethylene technology, Process Design Package, technical services and proprietary equipment to a grassroots gas cracker project in China.
Taixing/PR China – The French technology specialists Technip will supply technology and services for to SP Olefins new 650,000 tons/Year gas cracker in Taixing, Jiangsu Province, China. The plant shall utilize use low cost ethane and propane from North America as part of SP Olefins 1,100,000 tons/yearLight Hydrocarbon Utilization Project.
The project will be executed by Technip’s operating center in Houston, Texas, USA. Stan Knez, President ofTechnip Stone & Webster Process Technology, said: “Ourproven ethane cracking technology and track record of recent gas cracker awards provide a solid foundation for this plant, which will be the first gas cracking ethylene plant in China. We also take pride in our long relationship with SP Chemicals, which started with an Ethylbenzene and Styrene Monomer plant that adopted Badger proprietary technology and has been running very well since it started up in 2013.”