Aker Kvaerner lands Dow engineering role

Gordon, Michael
July 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;7/24/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 29, p26
Trade Publication
This reports on the engineering contract awarded by Dow Chemical to Aker Kvaerner to assist in the development of ethylene oxide/ethylene glycol (EO/EG) plants in China for Sinopec. The units will use the Meteor EO/EG technology, according to Union Carbide Chemicals and Plastics Technology Corporation, a subsidiary of Dow. The Tianjin EO/EG plant will produce 420,000 tonne/ year of monoethylene glycol and 40,000 tonne/year of EO.


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