Borouge to turn around Ruwais cracker, PE on 25 Jan

22 January 2009 10:30  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS news)--Borouge plans to shut down its cracker and polyethylene (PE) plant at Ruwais, Abu Dhabi, on 25 January for a scheduled maintenance turnaround, a company source said on Thursday.

“The shutdown will last for four weeks,” the source said.

The cracker and the high density PE/linear low density PE (HDPE/LLDPE) plant at Ruwais each have a capacity of 600,000 tonnes/year.

Borouge is a 40:60 joint venture between Borealis and the Abu Dhabi National Oil Co (ADNOC).

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