Propylene Production via Metathesis Publication is Announced by Intratec

The publication presents all relevant information, on both technical and economic sides, of a propene technology similar to CB&I Lummus OCT process.

Houston, TX, May 09, 2012 --( Intratec Solutions LLC (, the leading provider of techno-economic publications and process consulting for chemical and allied industries, is pleased to announce the release of the newest publication of the Technology Economics Program (TEC) - Propylene Production via Metathesis, Q2 2012.

The publication includes a detailed analysis of a process similar to CB&I Lummus OCT, where propylene is produced via metathesis (disproportionation) from ethylene and butenes, presenting key technical information such as process description, flow diagrams, heat and material balances, consumption figures, and major equipment list. The study also includes an in-depth evaluation of the economics of such process, presenting capital investment and operating costs for industrial units constructed in the US Gulf, Germany, and Brazil, as well as the investment for different integration scenarios.

Propylene Production via Metathesis is available at established distribution channels like and HP Magcloud. The report is also offered in digital format at Intratec’s website, at an introductory price of US$ 799. A preview of the publication can be found at:

TEC is a multi-client program developed by Intratec that provides, by way of periodic reports, reliable techno-economic assessments of mature chemical process technologies used by the chemical, polymer, refining and allied industries. The next publications will target:
- Propane Dehydrogenation Technologies
- Propene Production from Methanol
- Polypropylene Technologies

For more information about this publication or customized chemical process feasibility studies contact Intratec at

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