Thailand’s PTT eyes July turnaround for I-4 No 1 cracker

02 January 2013 09:02  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Thailand’s PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC) plans to shut its 515,000 tonne/year mixed-feed I-4 No 1 cracker at Map Ta Phut for a 40-day turnaround in July, a company source said on Wednesday.

The source said the exact turnaround dates had yet to be finalised.

There are currently no plans for scheduled maintenance at PTT’s other crackers.

The company also operates three gas crackers at the site with a combined ethylene nameplate capacity of 1.86m tonnes/year.

By: Peh Soo Hwee
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