Fluor was selected by plastic manufacturer LyondellBasell to perform the engineering and procurement for its propylene oxide (PO) and tertiary butyl alcohol (TBA) project.
The plant will be located at Fluor’s Channelview and Bayport complexes outside of Houston, USA.
It will produce 1 bn pounds (453,592 tonnes) per year of PO and 2.2 bn pounds (997,903 tonnes) per year of TBA.
Fluor has participated in the project since the commencement of front-end engineering and design in 2015. Project completion is expected in 2021.