Sulzer GTC Providing Aromatics Recovery Unit for Chandra Asri

HOUSTON, Texas, May 7, 2018 — Sulzer GTC Technology is licensing its GT-BTX℠ process for a new aromatics recovery unit for PT Chandra Asri Perkasa (CAP2), a fully owned subsidiary of PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk. The unit is part of Chandra Asri’s second grassroots petrochemical complex to be built in Indonesia, and will extract […]

GTC Forms Cooperative Agreement with Total

February 2018 —  GTC Technology LP and Total have agreed to a partnership to develop an innovative natural gas conversion process. The process will use less energy to manufacture the raw material used in the making of plastics and use less raw material overall, thus saving capital costs and being more environmentally friendly. The partnership’s […]

GTC Installs Second Dividing Wall Column for Reliance in India

HOUSTON — February 14, 2017 — GTC Technology has supplied its proprietary GT-DWC℠ technology for a second Dividing Wall Column for Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) at the DTA Refinery in Jamnagar, India. The project was unique in that a separation process, previously made by two naphtha splitting towers, was altered to be made in only […]

GTC Wins Award with NKNK for Benzene Production Complex Modernization Project in Russia

HOUSTON, Texas, November 2, 2016 — GTC Technology has signed an agreement with PJSC «Nizhnekamskneftekhim» (NKNK) to provide its GT-BTX℠ licensed technology for the modernization of a benzene production facility at NKNK’s EP-600 cracker plant in Nizhnekamsk, Republic of Tatarstan, Russia. The new GT-BTX℠ unit will process a full range C6-C8 cut after the 1st […]

GTC Technology supplying second GT-DWC℠ Unit to Reliance Industries

HOUSTON, Texas, June 2, 2016 — GTC Technology is supplying its proprietary GT-DWC℠ technology for a second Dividing Wall Column for Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) at DTA Refinery in India. GTC also provided GT-DWC for a unit at RIL’s SEZ Refinery in April 2015. The column will be revamped using the GT-DWC process to perform […]

GTC Technology’s Dividing Wall Column incorporated in TonenGeneral xylene recovery unit

HOUSTON, Texas, May 24, 2016 — GTC Technology has supplied its Advanced Distillation technology for a new mixed xylenes recovery unit for TonenGeneral Sekiyu K. K. (TonenGeneral). The grassroots unit is located at TonenGeneral’s refinery in Ichihara City, Chiba Prefecture, Japan, and successfully started up in April 2016. The xylene unit has capacity for 230,000 […]

GTC Wins Award in Turkmenistan for Benzene Saturation Unit

HOUSTON, Texas, March 10, 2015 — GTC Technology has signed an agreement with Westport Trading Europe, Ltd. (WTEL) to provide its GT-BenZap℠ licensed technology for a 25,000 TPY benzene saturation unit at the Seydi Refinery of the Turkmenbashi Complex of Refineries in Turkmenistan. The GT-BenZap℠ unit will take a narrow C6 cut and remove over 99.9% […]

GTC Wins Award in China for First Global Application of Toluene Alkylation Technology

December 2, 2014 05:21 PM Eastern Daylight Time HOUSTON — GTC Technology has signed an agreement with Shandong Sincier Chemical Group (SSCG) to provide its GT-TolAlk℠ licensed technology for a 280,000 TPY toluene alkylation unit at a new refinery in Dongying, Shandong Province, People’s Republic of China. The TolAlk unit will be the first of […]

GTC Technology Wins New BTX Award in China

October 22, 2014 09:54 AM Eastern Daylight Time HOUSTON-GTC Technology has signed an agreement with Shandong Sincier Chemical Group (SSCG) to provide its GT-BTX℠ licensed technology for a 450,000 TPY aromatics extraction unit at a new refinery in Dongying, Shandong Province, People’s Republic of China. The new unit is the eighth GT-BTX license in China […]