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Lummus Technology awarded contract for large-scale polypropylene unit in Brunei

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Lummus Technology has announced that its Novolen business has been awarded a contract by Hengyi Industries for a large-scale polypropylene unit in Brunei.

Lummus' scope includes the technology licence for 1000 kta polypropylene unit as well as basic design engineering, training and technical services.

"Lummus' Novolen business is a leading supplier of polypropylene technology, and it is a business that continues to grow," said Leon de Bruyn, President and CEO of Lummus Technology. "Our polypropylene technology portfolio offers the industry's lowest overall capital and operational costs, while providing our customers with the best range in products, process reliability and flexibility in responding to market needs."

Hengyi's unit, at 1000 kta, is Lummus' largest polypropylene licence to date and will be one of the largest polypropylene units in the world.

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