US Jacobs wins work for Reliance MEG plant in Jamnagar, India

04 December 2012 13:27  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Jacobs has won a contract to work on Reliance Industries’ planned monoethylene glycol (MEG) project at the Jamnagar refining and petrochemicals complex in India’s Gujarat state, the US-based petrochemicals engineering firm said on Tuesday.

Jacobs’ contract includes engineering and procurement assistance services for the construction of the plant, it said without disclosing financial or capacity details.

ICIS reported previously that the MEG plant will have a capacity of 750,000 tonnes/year, with start-up planned for 2015.

The project is part of a big expansion of India-based Reliance’s petrochemical capacities at Jamnagar and other sites in India.

By: Stefan Baumgarten
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