Rominserv, part of the Rompetrol Group, will provide project management consultancy services and training for the construction of an ample petrochemical complex in Kazakhstan, an investment exceeding US$6 bln. The complex is located in Atyrau, near KazMunayGas Refinery (installed processing capacity – 5.5 mln tons) and Tengiz, Karachaganak and Kashagan oilfields. The new investment targets the creation of an important petrochemical center in the Western part of Kazakhstan. The project will be developed in stages and at the end the production capacity will reach 800,000 tons of ethylene (raw material for manufacturing of polymers) and 500,000 tons of polypropylene. Rominserv specialists will offer consultancy within the framework of a 5 million USD contract during this year, in the first phase of the project for the construction of the unit of propane dehydrogenation and production of polypropylene, the general contractor of the project being the Chinese company Sinopec Engineering.
“Rominserv is the engine of the Rompetrol Group technological evolution, of its technical performances achieved by its assets and operations, such as the increase of the annual processing capacity of Petromidia refinery up to 5 million tons, restart and modernization of petrochemical units or the local extension of the retail fuel network. Company’s experience and expertise in coordinating the realization of state-of-the-art projects in assumed terms within the strict limit of budgeted costs, capitalizing our engineering, procurement, construction and management competences have sustained the qualification and selection of Rominserv within the framework of the strategic project of the Kazakh state,” has declared Kanat Bekmurza, General Manager Rominserv. The company will provide consultancy services for management of the on-shore projects during the construction, training for the units’ operators and will ensure the implementation of QHSE policies.