Chemicals, Petrochemicals & Polymers

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    Bayer Corporation Bisphenol-A (BPA) Project

    IHI E&C provided EPC services for a 160,000 MTPY facility. Engineering and construction were performed on a lump sum basis; equipment and materials procurement was reimbursable.     Highlights: Scope required 1.3 million man hours

  • Coastal Chem MTBE

    Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether (MTBE) Complex

    IHI E&C provided basic design and EPC and assisted with plant commissioning and startup of the first fully integrated and most cost-effective MTBE complex in the world when constructed in 1992.     Highlights: Initiated commercial application of the then Phillips Company Steam Active Reforming (STAR) dehydrogenation process This first of a kind facility integrated […]

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    Ethylene Vinyl Alcohol (EVOH) Third Line Expansion

    IHI E&C provided EVALCA with project definition, basic and detailed design, completing the project on time in two distinct phases. An early Phase I completion allowed a successful shutdown and turnaround.     Highlights: Total rework quantified at 2.3% compared to industry average of 8 to 12% Awarded EVALCA Safety Achievement Award for: 500,000 safe […]