CB&I on Tuesday was awarded a contract by Huating Coal
Group for the license, basic engineering and related services
for a polypropylene plant at the Huating industrial development
area in China.
The plant will use the Novolen advanced gas-phase
polymerization technology for the production of the
full scope of polypropylene homopolymers, random copolymers and
The plant will be part of an integrated 600,000 tpy
coal-to-methanol project, which started production at
the end of 2010.
The 200,000 tpy polypropylene plant is expected to start up