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  1. BP Amoco, Elf establish two polypropylene JVs

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    Mon, 5 Jul 1999

    SA have set up two joint ventures in polypropylene , one for manufacturing and marketing ..... operations to give a combined European polypropylene capacity of more than 1.2 million ..... be named-Europe`s third largest polypropylene producer. BP Amoco polypropylene production

  2. Formosa begins production from polypropylene unit

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    Mon, 2 Apr 2001

    begun commercial production at its new polypropylene unit at Point Comfort, Tex. The 700 ..... unit will boost the company's total polypropylene capacity to 1.5 billion lb/year ..... and general manager of Formosa's polypropylene division. He said despite short

  3. Sunoco to close La Porte, Tex., polypropylene line

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    Mon, 13 May 2002

    permanently shut down a 200 million lb/year polypropylene line at its Sunoco Chemical La Porte ..... lines, produces 1 billion lb/year of polypropylene . Sunoco Chemicals operates six polypropylene lines company-wide at La Porte, Neal

  4. Borealis expands polypropylene interests

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    Mon, 3 Feb 1997

    Petrochemicals NV (NSP), a Belgian polypropylene joint venture of the two firms. NSP ..... produce 250,000 metric tons/year of polypropylene at Kallo near Antwerp. The operation ..... polyethylene would enable it to focus on polypropylene , where it is the world's dominant

  5. Dow Chemical to acquire Basell polypropylene plant

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    Fri, 23 Mar 2001

    s 195,000 tonne/year capacity polypropylene plant in Cologne, Germany. Dow will ..... of the plant allows Basell to divest polypropylene capacity, as required by the European ..... acquisition is an important step for our polypropylene business," said Romeo Kreinberg

  6. PTT unit lets contract for Thai polypropylene plant

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    Tue, 10 Jul 2007

    owned PTT PLC, has awarded a $185 million contract to South Korea's GS Engineering & Construction Corp. to build a polypropylene (PP) plant in Rayong, southeast of Bangkok. The contract is part of HMC's expansion that will raise its aggregate

  7. Borealis awards Jacobs polypropylene expansion contracts

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    Thu, 16 Sep 2004

    contracts to a subsidiary of Jacobs Engineering Group Inc., Pasadena, Calif., for services related to the expansion of polypropylene production capacity at Borealis facilities in Schwechat, Austria, and Ronningen, Norway. The Schwechat project, to


    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 10 Oct 1994

    propylene feed containing 205 ppb arsine is 10,000 kg polypropylene /kg catalyst. If the arsine is reduced to 50 ppb, this ..... between $50 and $100/metric ton. Using the process in a polypropylene plant, on the other hand, enhances the polymerization


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    Mon, 12 Apr 1993

    Completion: 1994. Cedar Bayou, Tex. polypropylene modernization. Engr: S&B Engr ..... PETROLEUM. Pasadena, Tex. Upgrade polypropylene plant. Engr: Kellogg. Const: Brown ..... Bayport, Tex. 150,000 lb/y polypropylene catalyst plant. Engr/CS: S & B

  10. Studies reveal best installation, coatings for desert gathering lines

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    Mon, 2 Feb 1998

    circumferential seam between the factory-applied polypropylene pipe coating and the field-joint polypropylene wrapping is plastic-welded with a ..... field joint with small molten drops of polypropylene . This sprayed powdered polypropylene

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