Sadara selects Metso to supply valves for Al Jubail chemical complex
Metso's valves will control process flow in several process areas in the complex including the mixed feed cracker, downstream units and utilities. The order was booked during the 2013 year.
Metso has received significant orders for its Neles
and Jamesbury valves from Sadara Chemical Co., a
joint venture between Saudi Aramco and Dow Chemical.
will be delivered for
Sadara's fully integrated chemicals complex currently under
in Al Jubail, Saudi
Metso received these orders during the 2013 year, the company
said in a news release on Friday.
Metso's delivery includes automated control and on/off valves
, emergency shut-down
valves, as well as ball and butterfly valves equipped with
intelligent valve controllers Neles ND9000
the valves are of large diameter, sizing up to 80 inch (about
will control process flow
in several process areas in the complex, including the mixed
feed cracker, downstream units and utilities.
metal seat as well as Jamesbury
soft seat technologies provide dependable valve performance
enabling reliable, safe and efficient plant operations in petrochemical
applications. Neles ND9000
is a field-proven valve
controller that guarantees end product quality in all
operating conditions with its unique 3rd generation
diagnostics and incomparable performance features.
The Sadara complex will produce more than 3 million tpy of
high value specialty chemical products and performance
plastics to be used in many industries.