With the high market demand for olefins and
chemicals produced from natural gas, petroleum, coal or biomass is challenging
operators to seek more efficient processing solutions. KBR's best-in-class
technologies meet these needs, delivering high-quality olefins, intermediate
and specialty chemicals at a lower cost and reduced environmental impact.
KBR has a long history in delivering technology solutions for the petrochemicals market. With a large portfolio of best-in-class process technologies – available as KBR proprietary, third-party owned, or technologies co-developed with others and licensed through KBR – we can provide you with the right technology for your specific requirements, along with specialized engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services from an industry leader.
KBR has been a leader in olefin plant design, construction and technology development for more than 50 years. Since 1990, over 20 new ethylene plants with a combined capacity of 13 million metric tons per year have been brought on-stream using KBR's cost-effective, cracking technologies and flexible plant designs to produce ethylene, propylene and other byproducts from a variety of feedstocks.
KBR also offers a variety of proven, reliable and efficient technologies to produce intermediate and specialty chemicals. Our offerings span the phenolic, vinyl and acetyls value chains, as well as other specialty technologies.
KBR has executed more than 300 projects ranging from feasibility studies and licensing to EPC services and technical support and helped owners successfully commercialize of many first-of-a-kind and specialty chemicals projects. We combine this experience and know-how with one of the widest portfolios of Petrochemicals technologies to deliver best-in-class petrochemicals facilities that meet your investment objectives.