Unifrax Supplies Thermal Insulation for New Olefins Plant in Korea
Unifrax will supply thermal insulation and modules as part of the ORP naptha cracker project for 5 x SRT-VI heaters.
Unifrax has been selected to supply thermal insulation blanket and modules to Insulation Korea Co., Ltd. (IK) for Thai PTT Global Chemical Pcl (PTTGC) and Samsung Engineering Co., Ltd. as part of a $985 million investment in a new olefins plant. IK is an insulation contractor in Korea.
PTTGC awarded Samsung Engineering the $790 million engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning (EPCC) contract for the Olefins Reconfiguration Project (ORP). Unifrax will supply Durablanket® thermal insulation and Anchor-Loc® 3 modules as part of the ORP naptha cracker project for 5 x SRT-VI heaters.