LyondellBasell restarting Texas cracker after 2-month turnaround

30 April 2012 21:54  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--LyondellBasell is in the process of restarting its Channelview OP-1 cracker in Texas, the company said on Monday, completing a two-month turnaround at the site.

The 873,000 tonne/year unit was taken off line on 29 February.

LyondellBasell has another 873,000 tonne/year cracker in Channelview, OP-2, which also underwent planned maintenance in recent weeks.

The unit was taken off line in mid-March, but only for two weeks.

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