PM & C,  our Saudi Subsidiary has been successfully awarded a Project Management Support Services contract by KBR for the Saudi Kayan Petrochemical Complex Project in Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia.  This is a significant Milestone for the PM & C team in Saudi Arabia.  The project award continues our successful relationship with KBR which includes projects in Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Algeria, Nigeria and Kazakhstan.

Saudi Kayan is building a 4 million tpa petrochemical complex. Located in Al Jubail Industrial City, the complex is due to become operational during 2010. Products will include ethylene, propylene, polypropylene, ethylene glycol and butane-1.

Downstream products will include aminoethanols, aminomethyls, dimethylformamide, choline chloride, dimethylethanol, dimethylethanolamine, ethoxylates, phenol, cumene and polycarbonate. Sabic says that these downstream products will provide a wider range of opportunities for downstream industries.