Nov 19 - Kemostål wins new contract with REPSOL POLIMEROS S.A.,

Kemostål Process Technology AB set to deliver off-gas blower package to REPSOL POLIMEROS S.A., SINES, PORTUGAL

Today we’re happy to announce a new contract from REPSOL POLIMEROS S.A. for engineering, manufacturing and commissioning of a new off-gas vinylacetylene blower package for the production plant in Sines, Portugal.

Sines is well-known for its chemical industry all over Europe and is REPSOLS POLIMEROS location for production of polypropylene as well as linear density polyethylene. The current plant has been in operation since 70’s and is currently under a heavy upgrade and modernization where Kemostal have been able to secure the contract for an off-gas blower unit.

In the contract Kemostål is committed to carry out basic and detail design, manufacturing, testing and certification for the complete package. The blower unit consists of one blower in 1-stage configuration (1x100%) boosting the gas flow of 350 Nm3/h to 1.82 bar (a). In order to meet the factory’s sound requirements of 85 dB(A) the whole unit has been built, and will operate, inside an acoustic enclosure with an air cooling system - all within Kemostål’s scope of supply.

The design work has already been started by our engineering department in Gothenburg, while the remaining work and other commitments are planned to take place during next year for delivery late 2013.

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