CONSTRUCTION SITE READY FOR THE LARGEST GAS CHEMICAL PLANT IN EUROPE
PESCO Switzerland AG is honoured to announce the launch of the Gas Chemical Complex, the world's largest Ethylene and Polyethylene integration project. The project is included into the Ethane-rich Gas Processing and LNG Production Complex, located in the Leningrad region (the area of Ust-Luga). The integrated project management team, represented by CC7 (China National Chemical Engineering & Construction Corporation Seven, LTD) and PMC Contractor Pesco Switzerland AG, took on the role of GCC General Contractor.
The project, which will be implemented within 2 phases, will feature the cutting edge process technologies, including ethylene cracker units, polyethylene production units, linear alpha olefin production units, offsite and external infrastructure facilities. More than 35,000 specialists will be engaged at the peak of the construction.
The Project launching is very important for enhancement of the Russian gas chemical industry, social and economic development of the country. It will boost the LNG and LPG export from Russia. There will be a significant increase in ethane production, which is highly demanded by the national industry.