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KBR Awarded Contract for Ineos Ethylene Hike at Chocolate Bayou

2:08 PM MDT | April 23, 2012

KBR says it has been awarded a contract by Ineos Olefins & Polymers USA to design and construct an ethylene furnace at Ineos’s Chocolate Bayou olefins complex at Alvin, TX. The previously announced project will add 465 million lbs/year of furnace production capacity at the Chocolate Bayou olefins complex, KBR says. It will also “provide the highest achievable ethylene yields in the industry,” KBR says. The agreement with Ineos covers provision of a technology license, engineering, procurement, supply of equipment and materials, and construction of the...

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