Brahmaputra Cracker and Polymer Limited has awarded contracts for the license and basic engineering of two new chemical plants to Lummus Technology. BCPL's 220,000 tpa ethylene plant will utilize Lummus Technology's proprietary ethylene technology. The downstream 60,000 tpa polypropylene plant will utilize Novolen advanced gas-phase polypropylene technology. The two plants will be built in Lepetkata, Assam, India.
Brahmaputra Cracker and Polymer Limited (BCPL) is a joint venture company of GAIL India Ltd., OIL India Ltd., Numaligarh Refinery Ltd. and the Government of Assam. CB&I combines proven process technology from its Lummus Technology business, with global capabilities in engineering, procurement and construction to deliver comprehensive solutions to customers in the energy and natural resource industries.