Davy Process Technology Ltd., a
Johnson Matthey company, and The Dow
Chemical Co.s Oxygenated Solvents Business, have
announced that Wison (Nanjing) Clean Energy Co.,
Ltd., has selected LP Oxo SELECTOR 10 technology for its new oxo alcohols
plant in Nanjing, China. With this licence, Wison Energy will
build a LP Oxo plant with a capacity of 125 kiloton/yr of
2-ethylhexanol and 125 kiloton/yr of butanols.
Wison Energys Nanjing plant operates a 600-kiloton/yr
carbon-monoxide plant and supplies carbon-monoxide, synthesis
gas, hydrogen and methanol to other facilities located in the Nanjing
Chemical Industry Park.
Michelin Siam Co., Ltd., has awarded
Technip a lump-sum turnkey engineering,
procurement and construction (EPC) contract for a
new elastomer composite plant to be built in Southern Region
Industrial Estate, Songkhla Province, Thailand.
The contract is in line with Technips strategy to
expand its business base, including its onshore segment. It
covers preliminary engineering, detailed engineering, project management, procurement, construction, pre-commissioning and
commissioning, and startup assistance. The plant will produce
center in Bangkok, Thailand, will execute the contract, which
is scheduled to be completed at the beginning of 2013.