Kuwait’s Kipic has awarded US firm McDermott a contract to provide basic engineering, a technology license and catalysts for an integrated low pressure recovery (LPR) and olefins conversion technology (OCT) unit. This will be installed in a petrochemical plant that will be integrated with a refinery being built at Al Zour in the Partitioned Neutral Zone between Kuwait and Saudi Arabia. KBR says the unit will have capacity to produce 330,000 t/y of polymer grade propylene from refinery...