CB&I awarded $95M contract by Samsung Engineering
CB&I announced it has been awarded a contract valued in excess of $95M by Samsung Engineering Co. Ltd. for a brownfield ethylene plant at PTT Global Chemical's petrochemicals complex in Map Ta Phut, Rayong, Thailand. CB&I's scope of work includes the license and basic engineering of the ethylene plant and pyrolysis gasoline hydrogenation unit. It also includes detailed engineering and material supply of SRT pyrolysis heaters. The plant will use CB&I's latest generation ethylene technology for the production of polymer grade ethylene, propylene and other byproducts, with a nameplate capacity of 500,000 metric tons per year of ethylene and 250,000 metric tons per year of propylene.