Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Wison's Sichuan LLDPE project begins commercial operation
Wison's Sichuan LLDPE project begins commercial operation
26
May '14
On March 26, 2014, with the 300 kt/a linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE) plant, the last start-up project in PetroChina Sichuan Integrated Petrochemical and Refinery Complex (Sichuan Project) began to produce qualified polyethylene material, all the six projects in the Complex undertaken by Wison Engineering have started successful operations. With that, PetroChina Sichuan Intergrated Complex also completed its start-up success.
 
The Complex, with a total of 19 main units, includes two parts: one is the 10 MTA oil refinery plant and the other one is 800 KTA ethylene plant. To build such a Complex constitutes many sub projects in a high work volume, requiring a good master of diverse processing and construction techniques.
 
As one of the main EPC services supplier, Wison Engineering undertook the task of building six main units, including the ethylene cracking furnace and pipe-racks, the Linear Low-Density Polyethylene Plant, the wax oil hydrocracking plant, the integrated paraxylene-aromatic unit (including PSA), the integrated sulfur recovery plant, and the wide-area covering auxiliary units as well.
 
Throughout the three-year construction process, the strong project management team from Wison Engineering achieved a series of innovation and breakthrough in technology improvement, quality management, HSE and project schedule control. For example, one of the most important technical difficulties in the construction of the wax oil hydrocracking unit welding technology for high-pressure thick-walled (≥ 50mm) stainless steel pipes.
 
To tackle this difficulty, with the efforts from all the internal and external professionals and experts organized by Wison Engineering and after dozens of tests in six months, the company innovated a new construction technology of stabilizing heat treatment after think-walled steel pipes welding eleven tests were made Wison Engineering organized experts to coordinate multiple resources and spent over six months to master the technology. The breakthrough was also recognized as one of the technical highlights of PetroChina in 2012.
 
The cracking furnace project, which is the key part in the Ethylene plant undertook by Wison Engineering was awarded by the client as the “model project”, thanks to its high standard commissioning services. The steel structure framework of cracking furnace is 55.25 meters high, 12542.8 tons of weight need to be based in an area of only 4500 square meters. In order to ensure the construction quality, Wison Engineering adopted the factory prefabrication and modularization to effectively reduce the aerial work, lower the safety risks and improve construction efficiency.


Must ReadView All

India’s garment imports from Bangladesh up 56% post-GST

Apparel/Garments | On 12th Dec 2017

India’s garment imports from Bangladesh up 56% post-GST

India has imported $87.4 million worth of readymade garments from...

Coats acquires yarn manufacturer Patrick Yarn Mill

Textiles | On 12th Dec 2017

Coats acquires yarn manufacturer Patrick Yarn Mill

Coats, the world’s leading industrial thread manufacturer, has...

Trade & consumers want MDR free digital payments: CAIT

Apparel/Garments | On 12th Dec 2017

Trade & consumers want MDR free digital payments: CAIT

Transaction charges like the merchant discount rate (MDR) applicable...

Interviews View All

Binoy Ravjani
Hero's Fashion

‘One of the recent trends in hand block printing is the indigo process,...

Hannah Lane
Redress

Encouragement from brands will motivate supply chains to become more...

Nishank Patel
Shri Dinesh Mills Limited

Broad range of fabrics will sell well this financial year

Rikesh Mistry

Jupiter Comtex Pvt Ltd, established in 1973, started its textile machinery ...

Anupam Arya

<div>Jaipur-based Fabriclore Retailing Pvt. Ltd. is attempting to revive...

Ravindra Jain, Ashish Baid

Oswal Prints Private Limited has been manufacturing and exporting ethnic...

Kai Poehler
Voith Paper GmbH & Co. KG

The glass mat industry is growing by five to eight per cent annually. Kai...

Mark Paterson
Technical Absorbents Ltd

Mark Paterson, R&D manager of Technical Absorbents Ltd talks about Super...

Larry L Kinn
Suominen Corporation

Larry L Kinn, Senior Vice President - Operations Americas of Suominen...

Bani Batra

Bani Batra’s couture wedding collection is inspired by traditional Indian...

Judy Frater
Somaiya Kala Vidya

Among the many honours showered on Frater, including Fulbright and Ford...

Madhu Jain
Madhu Jain

She grew up in the walled city of Old Delhi, completed her studies, and...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

December 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Planning to Take the Leap towards
Sustainability?

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes No

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes
69.2%
No
12.1%
Skip
18.7%

Total Votes: 91

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes
61.5%
No
30.8%
Skip
7.7%

Total Votes: 91

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes
86.8%
No
9.9%
Skip
3.3%

Total Votes: 91

Thanks for your valuable feedback. Claim your free latest sustainability e-book.

Active Poll

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes
81.3%
No
8.8%
Skip
9.9%

Total Votes: 91


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search