Samsung Engineering receives EO/EG contract from Saudi SABIC JUPC

  
Samsung Engineering President CEO, SUNGAN CHOI and SABIC (Saudi Basic Industries Corporation) Executive Vice President Petrochemicals ABDULRAHMAN AL-FAGEEH in conversation

Samsung Engineering President & CEO, SUNGAN CHOI and SABIC (Saudi Basic Industries Corporation) Executive Vice President Petrochemicals ABDULRAHMAN AL-FAGEEH in conversation

[Seoul, Korea] – Samsung Engineering is pleased to announce, that it received a contract from SABIC’s manufacturing affiliate, Jubail United Petrochemical Company (United), for a $ 700 million USD ethylene oxide–ethylene glycol (EO/EG) plant in Saudi Arabia, to produce 700,000 MTPA MEG. The project will be executed in Jubail Industrial City located in the east of Saudi Arabia, 100 km north of Dammam, construction completion expected in 2020.

Samsung Engineering is the one of top EG plant builders globally, with previous delivering 16 plants in total. Samsung benefits from the track record and experience of delivering 27 projects to Saudi Arabia, 22 to SABIC related companies including United. Further, during the last 10 years Samsung Engineering built EG plants around the globe such as in countries like USA, Malaysia, Thailand and India.

A Samsung Engineering spokesperson stated, "We are eager to provide the finest plant for Saudi Arabia. Further was stated: “With JUPC’s trust and our proven track record in EO/EG plants and Saudi Arabia we will provide the best services possible and looking forward to work with United with many further years to come.”

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