05 September 2006 20:03 [Source: ICIS news]
TORONTO (ICIS news)--BP said on Tuesday it plans eventually to resume ethylene shipments through the ?xml:namespace>
“No decision has been made never to resume [
Asked when the ethylene shipments will resume, Borbridge said it would not be before the autumn of 2007, adding: “We have a lot of work to do on the pipeline.... But we still have a tariff [for ethylene] with
Borbridge was responding to questions regarding Dow Chemical’s announcement last week to close all its manufacturing facilities in
BP, which operates the pipeline via two subsidiaries, earlier this year suspended ethylene shipments citing an incident of stress corrosion cracking. The 1,900-mile, 12-inch-diameter
Borbridge would not comment on how much it would cost to upgrade the
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