Keyword: olefins


Borealis Completes Revamp of Stenungsund Cracker

11.07.2023 -

After seven years of construction work, olefins and polyolefins producer Borealis has completed a major upgrade to its steam cracker operations in Stenungsund, Sweden...


LyondellBasell, Technip and CPChem Sign e-Cracking MOU

06.06.2023 -

LyondellBasell, Technip Energies and Chevron Phillips Chemical (CPChem) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to design, build and operate a demonstration unit...


LyondellBasell to Delay Refining Exit to 2025

01.06.2023 -

LyondellBasell plans to keep its oil refining business in operation longer than planned. Rather than pull the plug at the end of 2023 as announced earlier, the olefins...


LyondellBasell Signs Long-term Solar Purchase Deals

22.03.2023 -

Chemical producer LyondellBasell has signed five 15-year solar power purchase agreements (PPAs) with Spanish renewable energy producer Grenergy. The purchases cover the...


Braskem and Coolbrook in Cracker Electrification Pact

14.02.2023 -

Following discussions that started last November, Brazilian polyolefins producer Braskem and Finnish technology and engineering company Coolbrook have now signed an...


Borealis Invests in Solar Power for Austria

08.12.2022 -

Olefins and polyolefins producer Borealis has joined forces with Austrian energy utility company Verbund to supply solar energy to its production site at Schwechat...


Technip Wins new Contract for Ineos Cracker

03.11.2022 -

Ineos has tapped Technip Energies to supply proprietary equipment for the 1.45 million t/y ethane cracker the UK group’s Olefins arm is building at Lillo in the Port of...


Ineos to Refocus Lillo Plant on Circular Plastics

19.10.2022 -

Ineos O&P Europe, the olefins and polyolefins arm of the Ineos group that steers its European business, will invest €30 million to convert existing capacity at its...