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20. 04. 2017

14th Phenol/Acetone & Derivatives Markets Conference: EPC Group presents its latest developments and innovations

Meeting of experts in Bangkok: International experts from around the world gathered at the 14th Phenol/Acetone & Derivatives conference in Bangkok to discuss the global phenol and acetone market trends and outlooks. The conference, which took place from March 7th to 8th 2017, was well-attended by delegates of top tier companies from all over the world, who discussed necessary steps required to remain competitive in the industry, such as investment in downstream derivatives.

The EPC Group was represented by Karol Kerrane, Business Development Director and Malte Bracht, Polycarbonate Technology Manager. Karol Kerrane chaired the opening of the event in Bangkok, whereas Malte Bracht gave a presentation highlighting the latest innovations and developments in the polycarbonate technology offered by the EPC Group. At the start of 2017, EPC Group commenced with engineering works on what will be the world’s largest polycarbonate production plant, located in China.

“We continue to experience growth in the global demand for polycarbonate and the range of product applications is also rapidly expanding,” says Karol Kerrane, Business Development Director of the EPC Group. “We are proud to provide our clients with the optimal polycarbonate technology solution, ensuring plant efficiency and operational stability. Our innovative plant design also offers our clients unique flexibility in adapting to changing market demands.”

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About the EPC Group
The EPC Group is an internationally active engineering and plant construction company as well as a provider of innovative technologies. The company's activities are focused on the planning and realization of infrastructure projects and industrial plants in the chemical, polymers and fibers, renewable energies, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, cryogenic plants and technical gases industries. With a tradition going back more than 140 years, the EPC Group today has over 300 highly motivated employees spread out at eight German locations as well as representative offices in Russia.

It is the combination of experience, research and development that lead to successful innovations in engineering and industrial plant construction. From process development to planning, implementation, maintenance, and modernization, the EPC Group is setting up plants worldwide that are both state-of-the-art and socially responsible. In doing so, the company is constantly developing innovative ideas and creative solutions to overcome the various challenges of its customers, in keeping in line with its motto "Ideas Inside".