CP Chem readies polyethylene plants | Chemical & Engineering News
Volume 95 Issue 26 | p. 12 | Concentrates
Issue Date: June 26, 2017

CP Chem readies polyethylene plants

Department: Business
Keywords: polymers, polyethylene, Gulf Coast, ChevronPhillips

Chevron Phillips Chemical has completed construction of two polyethylene plants that are part of its $6 billion petrochemical investment on the U.S. Gulf Coast. The plants, in Old Ocean, Texas, are now undergoing system checks and commissioning. The other major element of CP Chem’s investment, an ethylene cracker in Baytown, Texas, is set to be completed in the fourth quarter.

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New polyethylene plants at Chevron Phillips’s site in Old Ocean, Texas.
Credit: Chevron Phillips
A photo of new polyethylene plants at ChevronPhillips’ site in Old Ocean, Texas.
 
New polyethylene plants at Chevron Phillips’s site in Old Ocean, Texas.
Credit: Chevron Phillips
 
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