Plant status: CP Chem US Sweeny cracker offline for maintenance

Source: ICIS News


HOUSTON (ICIS)--Here is a plant status report:

Name: Chevron Phillips Chemical (CP Chem)

Location: Sweeny, Old Ocean, Texas, US

Product: ethylene

Capacity (tonnes/year): 680,000

Event start: 4 August 2018

Event finish: 18-29 August 2018

Reason: maintenance

Comments: Chevron Phillips Chemical (CP Chem) shut down its ethylene unit 24 at its Sweeny complex in Old Ocean, Texas, for maintenance, market sources said. The maintenance is expected to last between two-to-four weeks. A CP Chem representative declined to comment on plant operations.