Saipem wins engineering work from Italy’s Versalis to expand EPDM plant
Saipem was awarded an E&C onshore engineering, procurement and construction contract for the expansion of the Versalis ethylene propylene diene monomer plant in Ferrara, Italy.
Saipem has been awarded an E&C onshore engineering,
procurement and construction
approximately $275 million.for the expansion
of the Versalis plant in
encompasses the construction
of a fourth
production line to operate alongside the three existing
lines, in addition to increasing their production capacity
and upgrading the plant's auxiliary systems.
will enable the Ferrara
sites production capacity of EP[D]M (Ethylene Propylene
[Diene] Monomer) rubber to be increased up to 130,000 tpy.
Saipem will take charge of the project
engineering, the supply of materials and components, construction
, installation and of
the pre-commissioning activities.
works will be completed
by the second quarter of 2016.