GPCA ‘11: Chevron Phillips to build 1.5m t/yr cracker in Texas

14 December 2011 08:15  [Source: ICIS news]

DUBAI (ICIS)--Chevron Phillips Chemical will build a 1.5m tonne/year ethane cracker at its Cedar Bayou complex in Texas, the company announced on Wednesday.

“I am pleased to announce that we are filing the permits,” said Chevron Phillips chief executive Peter Cella said at the sixth annual GPCA (Gulf Petrochemicals & Chemicals Association) conference.

Chevron Phillips announced plans to build the unit in March 2011 during the NPRA conference in San Antonio.

By: William Lemos
+1 713 525 2653

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.

Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free trial to ICIS Chemical Business.

Printer Friendly