Nayara Energy lets contract for unit at Vadinar refinery

Nayara Energy Ltd. has let a contract to W.R. Grace & Co. to provide technology licensing for a unit at its 400,000-b/d Vadinar refinery in Gujarat, India.

Nayara Energy Ltd. has let a contract to W.R. Grace & Co. to provide technology licensing for a unit at its 400,000-b/d Vadinar refinery in Gujarat, India.

As part of the contract, Grace will license its proprietary Unipol PP process technology as well as its Consista catalyst for the 450,000-tonne/year unit, which will process propylene feedstock to produce phthalate-free homopolymer products for the Indian market, the service provider said.

Grace disclosed neither a value of the contract nor a timeframe for the unit’s targeted start-up.

Contact Robert Brelsford at rbrelsford@endeavorb2b.com.

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