PTT GC America has selected a consortium of Bechtel, JGC America, and Samsung Engineering America to provide front end engineering and design a petrochemical complex in Belmont County, Ohio, US.
The plant will produce ethylene, high-density polyethylene, high-purity ethylene oxide, and mono-ethylene, using ethane from the Marcellus and Utica Shale formations.
Jack Futcher, President of Bechtel’s Oil, Gas, and Chemicals Business Unit, commented: “This is an exciting project that will bring jobs and economic development to the region. Our team is looking forward to working with PTT GC to deliver the most efficient design for a world class facility applying our extensive project delivery experience.”
Edited from press release by Angharad Lock
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