Petrochemical Company, Kuwait s first international joint-venture, hosted a number of leaders from Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) & Subsidiaries during the company s world record breaking Turnaround (TA) that has set a new global benchmark for petrochemical plants.
Addressing attendees, Al-Qattan expressed heartfelt appreciation and gratitude for this event, hoping that EQUATE
would continue boosting its status as one of the world's petrochemical leaders through the efforts of its world-class workforce, best business practices, cutting-edge technology and focus on continuous growth.
Research & Development (R&D) Leader Arif Al-Qattan highlighted EQUATE
s support to customers includes evaluating new products, promoting innovative applications, ensuring regulatory compliance, handling inquiries, guaranteeing technical acceptance of products, as well as providing relevant economic and technical solutions.
On his part, EQUATE
Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) Department Leader Yousef Hashem Al-Gharabally said "These 20 Million Safe Work Hours are the result of more than 36 months of dedicated efforts by EQUATE
's employees and contractors who deserve utmost congratulations as they have truly embraced safety as a priority.
President & CEO Mohammad Husain said, This excellent achievement by the individual executing the TA deserves utmost appreciation and gratitude.
Under the terms of the MOU, EQUATE
will test newly released Honeywell technologies, including the latest additions to the Honeywell Connected Plant portfolio, as well as assess EQUATE
's requirements and new ideas at Honeywell facilities.
Group* is a global producer of petrochemicals and the world's second largest producer of Ethylene Glycol (EG).
Group, a global producer of petrochemicals, has announced the next phase of its partnership with SAP, in an effort to drive the company's global business growth and support the New Kuwait 2035 vision's economic diversification goals.
The dedication and efforts of Equate
Group's employees were lauded by Husain as operations were resumed within a timeframe less than the originally planned two weeks and in absolute abidance to safety standards, it said.
Established in 1995 as Kuwaits first international joint-venture in this industry, EQUATE
Petrochemical Company (EQUATE
) embodies its Partners in Success slogan through the partnership between Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC), The Dow Chemical Company (Dow), Boubyan Petrochemical Company (BPC) and Qurain Petrochemical Industries Company (QPIC).
The first phase is all about creating as much added-value from current facilities, while the second and third are all about making Equate
have greater global presence.
Petrochemical Company has announced a net profit of $1.