Burckhardt Brings Modern Touch To Hyper Compressor

Compressor at Hungary-based LDPE plant receives upgrade

LDPE Plant
The LDPE-2 plant in Tiszaújváros, Hungary features a silo station, reactor’s wall and tube support.

MOL Petrochemicals, part of MOL Group, has selected Burckhardt Compression to modernize its third-party hyper compressor at its low-density polyethylene (LDPE) plant in Tiszaújváros, Hungary.

The modernization package includes the Burckhardt Hypropack cartridge system, plungers and central valves for two second-stage cylinders. This equipment will improve the performance of the hyper compressor at the plant, which has been in operation since 1991. Burckhardt will also provide training for MOL Group associates on-site and at its Switzerland headquarters.

MOL Group, an international oil and gas company, has petrochemical plants in Tiszaújváros, Hungary and Bratislava, Slovakia with combined annual production of 1.25 million tons.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email