Technip wins FEED for Dow Texas ethylene cracker
Dow Chemical awarded Technip the FEED contract and cracking furnaces engineering and procurement services for a world-scale ethylene project in Freeport, Texas. The facility will be based on ethane feedstock.
Dow Chemical Co. awarded Technip the front-end engineering
and design (FEED) contract and cracking furnaces engineering
and procurement services for a previously announced,
world-scale ethylene production plant to be located at Dow
Texas Operations in Freeport, Texas.
The new facility will be based on low-cost ethane feedstock. The products from the
new plant will be utilized for Dows downstream facilities in Texas and
Texas Operations is Dow's largest integrated manufacturing
site worldwide and the largest single-company chemical
complex in North America.
Technips operating center in Claremont,
California, will execute the contract. The FEED activities
are targeted for completion in mid-2013.