Zhejiang Petroleum and Chemical Co., Ltd. (ZPC) and EPC Group have concluded another contract for the realization of the 2nd phase polycarbonate project located on Dayushan Island, China. The scope of supply includes the license for the patented EPC variPLANT® Technology, the extended process design package and the supply of proprietary equipment. The 2nd phase project will add another 260 kta polycarbonate production capacity to phase 1 which is already under construction. The commissioning of the 2nd phase PC plant is expected to be completed in 2021.
"EPC Group is delighted to continue the good cooperation with ZPC which also underlines the trust of our client in our EPC variPLANT® Technology", explains Tim Henkel, Managing Director of the EPC Group. „Especially the high flexibility and the simultaneous production of multiple grades of PC is an important competitive advantage for our clients.“
Recently, EPC Group has experienced a significantly increased interest in its technologies, especially in the polycarbonate industry. As part of a substantial project pipeline, the start of the new 2nd phase project for Zhejiang Petroleum and Chemical Co., Ltd. is an important milestone for EPC Group’s activities in Asia.