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Sadara executes engineering contract for first EO/PO supply system in MENA

The contract covers the design, engineering, material specifications and procurement for two 7-kilometre special material pipelines that will transport ethylene oxide (EO) and propylene oxide (PO) from Sadara plants to PlasChem Park, a collaborative effort between Sadara and the Royal Commission for Jubail and Yanbu (RCJY).


SABIC and ExxonMobil form JV

SABIC and ExxonMobil have created a new joint venture to advance the development of a Gulf Coast Project.


SAMAC completes plant performance tests

The company’s methyl methacrylate monomer and polymethyl methacrylate plants are set to start commercial operations in Saudi Arabia.


Sadara mixed feed cracker passes performance tests

Sadara Chemical Co.’s mixed feed cracker in Saudi Arabia has passed all of its performance tests. TechnipFMC provided technology and front-end engineering design for the cracker.