Technip was awarded by ZapSibNeftekhim LLC (an affiliate of JSC Sibur Holding) two front end engineering and design contracts for plants located in Tobolsk, in the Tyumen Region of Russia.
The first contract concerns a linear low/high density gas phase polyethylene plant; the second one is for a high density slurry phase polyethylene plant.
Each plant will consist of two parallel production trains with a total capacity of 1.5 million tons per year of polyethylene. Both will be developed using INEOS* Technologies licenses.
Technip's operating centers in Lyon, France, and St. Petersburg, Russia, will execute the contracts, which are scheduled to be completed in the first half of 2013.
* Technip is the exclusive Licensing Support Contractor for the INEOS linear low/high density polyethylene and high density polyethylene processes worldwide.
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