Orpic Awards Liwa Plastics Project, Targets 2Q18 Start-Up


Omani state refiner Orpic has moved forward its $3.6bn Liwa Plastics Project (LPP) with the award of two key contracts.

Engineers India Ltd (EIL) will be project management contractor at Liwa, while Netherlands-headquartered CB&I will license the cracker technology and undertake front-end engineering design (FEED).

Feedstock for the plant, slated for 2018 completion, will comprise light ends from...