SIDPEC selects Honeywell UOP, W.R. Grace to construct propylene, polypropylene factories
Sidi Kerir Petrochemicals (SIDPEC) has selected Honeywell UOP and W.R. Grace & Co to construct its planned propylene and polypropylene factories, respectively, SIDPEC announced yesterday, Al Shorouk reports. SIDPEC had received six offers for the licenses to construct the factories. The propylene facility has a targeted production output of 500k tonnes per annum, while the polypropylene facility is expected to produce 450k tonnes per year. Both factories are slated for completion in 2022.