Contract awarded for Malaysian polyethylene plant

WCN Editorial Team 14 Nov 2016 ASIA BUILDINGS

A consortium of companies from China, Italy and Malaysia has secured a MYR1.39bn ($328M) contract for the construction of a high-density polyethylene plant in Johor, Malaysia.

The consortium includes Tecnimont SpA, China Huanqiu Contracting & Engineering Corp, TecnimontHQC Sdn Bhd and TecnimontHQC Scarl.

The contract — awarded by PRPC Polymers, a unit of Petronas Chemicals Group — will involve the provision of engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning services for the project.

The facility will have an annual production capacity of 400,000t of high-density polyethylene. It will be built within the Rapid petrochemicals project in Pengerang, Johor.

Work on the project is expected to be completed in 2019.

* For more information on the Malaysia construction market, visit the Construction Intelligence Center Report Store.

With 11 websites and newsletters covering all the key areas within the construction industry, World Construction Industry Network is the leading global construction information resource. READ ABOUT US
PRIVACY POLICY

STAY IN TOUCH!

LATEST TWEETS

World Construction Network | www.worldconstructionnetwork.com is a product of GlobalData. Copyright © 2020 GlobalData. All rights reserved.