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Linde & Samsung Awarded Acrylic Complex Contract

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 10/16/2010, Location: Middle East

SAHARA PCC announces that two of its affiliates: Saudi Acrylic Acid Company and Saudi Acrylic Monomers Company have signed on Thursday 14-10-2010 the early work agreement (EWA) to start the EPC activities with consortium consisting German Linde & Korean Samsung for its brand new acrylic acid project in Jubail Industrial City.

It`s worth mentioning that technology transfer and marketing agreement were signed previously with Rohm & Haas (which was acquired by Dow Chemical). Saudi Acrylic Monomers Company (SAMCO) is 75% owned by Saudi Acrylic Acid Company (SAAC) and 25% Dow Chemicals. The commercial production will be in the first quarter of 2013. With a capacity of 145000 MTPA of Crude Acrylic Acid ,145000 MTPA of Acrylic Beutels and 85000 MTPA of Pure Acrylic Acid which utilized as the feedstock for the Super Absorbent Polymers Project (SAP) that previously announced on16 April 2008.

The cost estimated for this project is around 4 billions Saudi Riyals and it shall provide 225 direct hire opportunities which will be increased with gradual expansion of the project.

The feed stock of this project, the Polypropylene will be supplied by Saudi Ethylene & Polyethylene Company (SEPC) the first project of Tasnee & Sahara Olefins Company (TSOC) which already started the commercial production in June 2009.

It`s worth mentioning that , SAHARA PCC owns 43.15% in Saudi Acrylic Acid Company (SAAC) and 32.36% in Saudi Acrylic Monomers Company (SAMCO).

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