Jacobs Engineering Group said Tuesday it was awarded a
contract from Chevron Phillips Chemical (CPChem) to provide
front-end engineering and design (FEED) services for two
polyethylene (PE) facilities.
Officials did not disclose the contract value.
The two polyethylene facilities planned are part of
CPChem's US Gulf coast (USGC) petrochemicals project, to be located on a site in
Old Ocean, Texas, near the companys existing Sweeny
Each facility is expected to utilize CPChem's proprietary
Loop Slurry Technology.
"We look forward to expanding our long standing relationship
with Chevron Phillips Chemical and are enthusiastic to
contribute to the success of the US Gulf coast petrochemical project, said Jacobs vice
president Mike Autrey.