MRC Global Awarded Gulf Coast Petrochemicals Project Framework Agreement By
Chevron Phillips Chemical
HOUSTON, and THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Oct. 30, 2013
HOUSTON, and THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --MRC Global
Inc. (NYSE: MRC) announced today that Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP
(Chevron Phillips Chemical) has awarded McJunkin Red Man Corporation, a
subsidiary of MRC Global, a framework agreement for the supply of pipes,
valves and fittings (PVF) and valve automation for Chevron Phillips Chemical's
U.S. Gulf Coast Petrochemicals Project.
"We are very pleased that Chevron Phillips Chemical has placed their
confidence in MRC Global to supply their PVF and valve automation requirements
for their U.S. Gulf Coast Project," MRC Global's Chairman, President and CEO
Andrew Lane said. "We look forward to servicing Chevron Phillips Chemical's
needs for this very important project."
Chevron Phillips Chemical has announced that its US Gulf Coast Petrochemicals
Project is expected to include a 1.5million metric tons/year (3.3 billion
pounds/year) ethane cracker that will be built atthe Chevron Phillips
Chemical's Cedar Bayou facility in Baytown, Texas, and two new polyethylene
facilities, each with an annual capacity of 500,000 metric tons (1.1 billion
pounds), that will be built on a site near the Chevron Phillips Chemical
Sweeny facility in Old Ocean, Texas.
About MRC Global Inc.
Headquartered in Houston, Texas, MRC Global , a Fortune 500 company, is the
largest global distributor of pipe, valves, and fittings (PVF) and related
products and services to the energy industry, based on sales, and supplies
these products and services across each of the upstream, midstream and
downstream sectors. More information about MRC Global can be found
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