4th Aromatics Plant
Borzooyeh Petrochemical Company
Bandar Assaluyeh, Iran
Paraxylene: 750,000 TPA, Benzene: 430,000 TPA Orthoxylene: 100,000 TPA
Areas of Activity:
Petrochemical and Chemical Plants
Engineering, Procurement, Construction Supervision
IFP, Toray, Krupp Uhde
Toyo Engineering, LG Engineering
4th Aromatics Plant in Bandar Assaluyeh is the largest aromatics plant in the world.
The plant will produce 750,000 TPA Para-Xylene, 100,000 TPA Ortho-Xylene and 430,000 TPA Benzene as main product. Also following By-Products are produced in the plant:
- Heavy ends: 1,980,000 TPA
- Light ends: 680,000 TPA
- Raffinate: 379,000 TPA
- Heavy Aromatics: 16,000 TPA
- LPG: 76,000 TPA
- C5: 47,000 TPA
The plant feed stock is 270,000 TPA pyrolysis gasoline from the 10th Olefin Plant and 4,200,000 TPA stabilized gas condensate from Phase 2 and 3 of South Pars Plants.
The plant consist of Pyrolysis Gasoline Hydrogenation, Naphta Prefractionation, Naphta Hydro-treating, Naphta Aromizing, BT Extraction, Octafining and Eluxyl all IFP (Axen’s) Technology.
BTX separation unit utilizes Uhde technology and Trans Alkylation is licensed by Toray.