December 20, 2017
Volume 17 Issue 52
Ineos to Build Low-vis PAO Plant in Texas
Ineos Oligomers announced Dec. 14 its final investment decision to build a 120,000 metric tons per year low-viscosity polyalphaolefin plant at its Chocolate Bayou, Texas, petrochemical refinery. Scheduled for start-up in 2019’s third quarter, the project will make Ineos by far the world’s leading PAO producer, with total capacity of 350,000 t/y.