Arnstadt / Dayushan Island, September 25, 2017 – EPC Group has been awarded a contract by Zhejiang Petroleum and Chemical Co., Ltd. (ZPC) for the provision of technology license, engineering design and proprietary equipment supply for a 260 kta polycarbonate (PC) production plant. The plant will be located on Dayushan Island in China. The project is already underway and progressing smoothly.
The feedstock for the PC plant will be provided by upstream ‘bisphenol A’ (BPA) and ‘diphenyl carbonate’ (DPC) units. The PC production plant on Dayushan Island will be the first in the world to incorporate three trains and will be the largest single application of EPC Group’s variPLANT® technology. This unique design will provide ZPC with the flexibility to concurrently produce multiple grades of PC.
"EPC Group is proud to work together with such a forward-thinking company as ZPC” said Tim Henkel, Managing Director of EPC Group. “We value the relationship and look forward to supporting ZPC in achieving their long-term goals”.
The German family-owned company has a long and successful history of providing technologies and engineering services as well as equipment supply to the polymer industry. EPC Group continues to develop long-term strategic alliances with respected clients around the globe and has established itself as a leading technology provider for polycarbonate projects in China.
About the EPC Group
The EPC Group is an internationally active engineering and plant construction company as well as provider of innovative technologies. The company's activities are focused on the planning and implementation of infrastructure projects and industrial facilities in the areas of chemicals and pharmaceuticals, polymers and fibers, technical gases, biotechnology as well as renewable energy. With over 300 highly motivated employees at eight locations in Germany and the representative office in Russia, the family business can look back on over 140 years of engineering tradition.
It is the combination of experience, research and development that lead to new technologies and successful innovations in engineering and industrial plant construction. From process development to planning and implementation, maintenance and modernization, the EPC Group builds state-of-the-art systems to meet the world’s technical, economic and environmental challenges – staying true to its motto: „Ideas Inside“.
For more information about the EPC Group, please visit our website: www.epc.com
Exhibitor: EPC Engineering & Technologies GmbH