October 2013

Columns

HP Boxscore Construction Analysis: Etileno XXI—The first step in privatizing Mexican petrochemicals?

Mexico is constructing the first major private-sector petrochemical project in 20 years. Etileno (Ethylene) XXI is a $3.2 billion (B) greenfield petrochemical complex being built in Nanchital near Coa..

Nichols, L., Hydrocarbon Processing

Mexico is constructing the first major private-sector petrochemical project in 20 years. Etileno (Ethylene) XXI is a $3.2 billion (B) greenfield petrochemical complex being built in Nanchital near Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz. The project consists of a 1-million-ton-per-year (MMtpy) ethylene cracker; two high-density polyethylene (HDPE) plants; one low-density polyethylene (LDPE) plant; and storage, waste-treatment and utility facilities. The project also includes a 150-megawatt (MW) combined cycle power and steam cogeneration plant; a multimodal logistics platform for shipment of 1 MMtpy of polyethylene via bulk train or truck; and administrative, maintenance, control room and ancillary building

Log in to view this article.

Not Yet A Subscriber? Here are Your Options.

1) Start a FREE TRIAL SUBSCRIPTION and gain access to all articles in the current issue of Hydrocarbon Processing magazine.

2) SUBSCRIBE to Hydrocarbon Processing magazine in print or digital format and gain IMMEDIATE ACCESS to the current issue as well as to 3 articles from the HP archives per month. $239 for an annual subscription.

3) Start a FULL ACCESS PLAN SUBSCRIPTION and regain IMMEDIATE ACCESS to this article, the current issue, all past issues in the HP Archive, the HP Process Handbooks, HP Market Data, and more. $1,695 for an annual subscription.  For information about group rates or multi-year terms, contact J'Nette Nichols-Davis at  jnette.davis-nichols@gulfpub.com or +1 713.520.4426.

Related Articles

From the Archive

Comments