RUSSIA: Pesco wins project management contract for BCC's Russian gas-chemical complex
China National Chemical Engineering & Construction Corp. Seven Ltd. has awarded a project management services contract to Pesco for Baltic Chemical Co.'s (BCC) gas chemical complex being built in Russia.
The gas-chemical complex, which Pesco said will be the "largest" in Russia, will be comprised of two ethylene cracking facilities with a capacity of 1.4 million t/y each, and will also include six polyethylene plants with a total capacity of 480,000 t/y and two sets of linear alpha olefin units with 137,000 t/y of capacity, PetroChemical News (PCN) earlier reported.
Under the contract, Pesco will provide project management for early works, LLI procurement and supply. Value of the contract and a schedule for the project were not given.
Source: Weekly “PetroChemical News” (PCN), Durham, NC, USA; 12 Oct 2020
(Syed Rashid Ali, Karachi, Pakistan)