Reliance gives CB&I contract aromatics project in India

Reliance gives CB&I contract for aromatics project in India

10:30 AM, 4th July 2012
Reliance gives CB&I contract for aromatics project in India
Philip K Asherman, President and CEO, CB&I.

THE WOODLANDS, US: CB&I has been awarded a contract by Reliance Industries Ltd to provide technology for the world’s largest aromatics complex to be built at Jamnagar, Gujarat, India. Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed.

“Our role as the exclusive licensor for BP’s paraxylene technology is another example of how strategic collaborations are an effective approach for global producers like Reliance. Combined with the expertise of CB&I’s Lummus Technology business sector, this technology provides the optimal solution in terms of cost and reliability,” said Philip K Asherman, President and CEO, CB&I.

The complex includes proprietary BP paraxylene technology offered for license exclusively by Lummus Technology, which uses a novel crystallization step and other features to provide for low capital and operating costs.

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