19 July 2007 12:31 [Source: ICIS news]
Aker Kvaerner will provide the basic engineering design, technical advisory services, and certain offshore equipment procurement service for the project at ShenHua’s coal chemical complex in ?xml:namespace>
The project will use Dow Chemical’s Unipol PP technology and Univation's
"We have a strong project record and considerable local knowledge of working in the Chinese market. Both technologies are proven to be highly competitive," said Johan Cnossen, president of AK Process, a division of the company.
Both plants, which would have capacity of 300,000 tonnes/year, would commence this month, and the PP plant start-up is expected in latter half of 2010, Aker said.
This is the sixth polyolefins project in
Aker also provided project management consultancy services for ShenHua Group's coal liquification project at Majiata,
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