Noviy Urengoy Gas Chemical Complex will be started up in 2019
9:17 15 марта 2016
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Startup of Noviy Urengoy Gas Chemical Complex is planned for 2019. Basic amounts of building work will be completed in 2018. This information was given to a correspondent of IA “Sever-Press” by the chief engineer of Noviy Urengoy Gas Chemical Complex Vasiliy Nadtochiy.
According to his words, the project unites production of ethylene and low density polyethylene to the unified technological chain.
The gas-chemical complex will become the largest in Russia. Polyethylene of Noviy Urengoy brand will be exclusively pure. It will be possible to manufacture even items of medical purpose. The project capacity of the plant is 420 thousand tons of polyethylene per year. A half of the amount – 200 thousand will go for export. China is the basic purchaser. In addition to polyethylene the enterprise will manufacture wide faction of hydrocarbons and methane faction. It is planned to use gas being extracted in Urengoyskoye gas condensate field as raw material for receiving of ethylene and polyethylene. This information was given by Vasiliy Nadtochiy.
According to his words, basic equipment was installed; pipelines, different constructions and edifices were built. Work on electrification is taking place. Measuring and controlling devices are being set; engineering networks and control systems are being laid. In general, the object is ready on a half. In 2018 it is planned to complete basic areas of building and in 2019 to start up the enterprise to work, as the chief engineer of the complex says.
Vasiliy Nadtochiy notes that the plant will manufacture wide assortment of goods: cables, pipes, furniture, dishes, packages for food. VIS Construction Group is the general contractor of building and input of the complex to operation.