On December 30, 2019, Sinochem Quanzhou Petrochemical held a ceremony for intermediate handover of ethylene plant and other supporting facilities for the 1 Million Tons/Year Ethylene and Oil Refining Reconstruction and Expansion Project. The ceremony was attended by Mr. Jiang Zhenghong (Deputy General Manager of Sinochem Group and President of Sinochem Energy), Mr. Lyu Gang (Deputy Mayor of Quanzhou City) and other leaders, as well as more than 300 representatives from Sinochem Energy, Quanzhou Municipal People’s Government and companies participating in the construction. Mr. Qian Lixin, General Manager of Sinochem Quanzhou Petrochemical, presided over intermediate handover conference.
Mr. Jiang Zhenghong pointed out that the completion of ethylene plant and other main equipment and supporting facilities for the 1 Million Tons/Year Ethylene and Oil Refining Reconstruction and Expansion Project is an important milestone in Sinochem Energy’s transformation of refining-chemical integration. On behalf of the company, he expressed gratitude and respect to Fujian Provincial People’s Government, Quanzhou Municipal People’s Government, the Government of Hui’an County and other local governments, as well as all the employees of the Ethylene Project Department of Sinochem Quanzhou Petrochemical and companies participating in the construction.
In order to achieve of the goal of putting the ethylene project into operation by the end of June 2020, Mr. Jiang Zhenghong proposed that we should speed up the construction of unfinished works under the premise of ensuring safety and quality, make production arrangements according to the principle of “stability first, safety first”, and carry out safety and quality management after considering the in-depth combination of construction and production. Meanwhile, we should focus on producing qualified products, optimize commissioning plans and provide professional training for operators.