In July, Hengli approved the performance test run report of the #1 and #2 GT-BTX® Aromatics Extraction Units, which signifies that both of the units passed all the guarantee numbers and have been successfully accepted by Hengli.
The performance test run was conducted in the middle of June, under the supervision and guidance of Zhao Lei and Sun Baode, two technical advisers from Sulzer GTC Beijing. After a 72-hour operation period, the operation data and analytical data were processed and the performance test run report was prepared by Hengli’s engineers.
Shenghong GT-BTX Unit Signed Tower Internals Supply Contract
Also In July, Shenghong signed a contract for Sulzer GTC Beijing to supply proprietary tower internals for their world-scale GT-BTX® unit. Shenghong’s GT-BTX unit has 4MMTA feed capacity, including two identical lines each with 2MMTA capacity. It will be the largest aromatics extraction unit in the world when brought on stream in mid-2021. The contract value is around $2.5 Million with the supply of scope including the tower internals for both the Extractive Distillation Column and the Solvent Recovery Column.