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Chevron Phillips Chemical Celebrates USGC Petrochemicals Project Groundbreaking at its Cedar Bayou Plant in Baytown, Texas April 02, 2014
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP held a groundbreaking ceremony for its U.S. Gulf Coast Petrochemicals Project at the Cedar Bayou plant in Baytown, Texas.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical CEO Says Petrochemical Industry Needs Skilled Workers, Emphasizes Technical Career Paths April 01, 2014
  The most significant constraint facing petrochemical industry growth is the availability of technically skilled workers to build, operate and maintain the $100 billion of announced chemical projects, according to Chevron Phillips Chemical CEO.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Expands Mercaptan Capacity in Europe March 28, 2014
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned affiliate, Chevron Phillips Chemicals International N.V., is expanding its Tessenderlo, Belgium facility.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical and Repsol Announce Metallocene License Agreement March 24, 2014
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP and Repsol’s Chemicals Division announced today that Repsol has entered into an agreement to license Chevron Phillips Chemical’s proprietary technology for production of metallocene-based polyethylene resins.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces New Senior Vice President of Research & Technology March 13, 2014
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC is pleased to announce that effective May 1, Don Lycette has been appointed senior vice president, research and technology.
 
Stephen Goff Appointed Plant Manager of Chevron Phillips Chemical’s Borger Facility February 26, 2014
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP is pleased to announce that Stephen Goff has been appointed plant manager of the Borger plant in Borger, Texas, effective March 1.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Completes NAO Expansion Study at Cedar Bayou Plant and Advances Expansion Plans November 05, 2013
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP announced the completion of its study to expand normal alpha olefin (NAO) capacity at its Cedar Bayou plant in Baytown, Texas.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Completes Sale of Polystyrene Business in China October 31, 2013
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC announces that it has finalized the sale to Grand Astor Limited of Chevron Phillips Chemical’s affiliate company Chevron Phillips Chemical (China) Co. Ltd.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces Management Changes October 08, 2013
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC (Chevron Phillips Chemical) today announced planned management changes.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Receives Final Approval to Build USGC Petrochemicals Project October 03, 2013
  Chevron Phillips Chemical is pleased to announce it received board approval to execute the US Gulf Coast (USGC) Petrochemicals Project first announced in March 2011.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical One Step Closer to Building USGC Petrochemicals Project August 13, 2013
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP announced it received air permits from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) for its planned ethane cracker and polyethylene units.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical’s Sweeny Plant Donates $100,000 to Wharton County Junior College July 24, 2013
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP’s Sweeny Complex announces it will donate $100,000 to Wharton County Junior College to purchase a state-of-the-art lab distillation training skid for the college's Process Technology Department.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical’s Pasadena Plastics Complex Donates $78,000 to San Jacinto College July 08, 2013
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP’s Pasadena Plastics Complex announced it will donate $78,000 to the San Jacinto College Foundation.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical’s Port Arthur and Orange Plants Donate $80,000 to Lamar Institute of Technology June 27, 2013
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP’s Port Arthur and Orange facilities are pleased to announce they will donate $80,000 to Lamar Institute of Technology.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Recognized for 2012 Safety Accomplishments June 25, 2013
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company’s Texas facilities took home 12 awards at the Texas Chemical Council’s (TCC) annual safety awards banquet, held on June 6 in Galveston, Texas.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Executive Says Innovation is Key to Europe’s Ability to Compete June 12, 2013
  Development of energy sources around the world drives the availability of petrochemical feedstocks, and for most of the past two decades, much of that development has been in the Middle East leading to a surge in petrochemical production in that region.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces Expansion of Ethylene Production by 200 Million Pounds per Year at its Sweeny Complex in Old Ocean, Texas June 03, 2013
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP (Chevron Phillips Chemical) announced it will expand its ethylene production by 200 million pounds by adding a tenth furnace to ethylene unit 33 at its Sweeny complex in Old Ocean, Texas.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Names 2013 Dependent Scholarship Recipients April 24, 2013
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP (Chevron Phillips Chemical) announced it has awarded its 2013 Chevron Phillips Chemical Dependents’ Scholarships to 30 outstanding students.
 
Petrochemical Conversion Company Announces Successful Delivery of Four Process Modules for its World-Scale Nylon Plant in Al-Jubail April 15, 2013
  Petrochemical Conversion Company Ltd. (PCC) announced the successful transport of four process modules to the Port of Jubail in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for the company’s new world-scale nylon 6,6 plant in Al-Jubail.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Studying NAO Expansion at Cedar Bayou Plant January 21, 2013
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP announced it is studying the possibility of expanding its normal alpha olefins (NAO) capacity – targeting at least a 20 percent increase in a phased approach – at its Cedar Bayou Chemical Complex in Baytown, Texas.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Establishes $75,000 Scholarship Program at Lee College October 22, 2012
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company announced it will present Lee College with a gift of $75,000 to assist with workforce development needs anticipated to occur in the U.S. Gulf Coast region over the next five years.
 
Saudi Polymers Company Manufacturing Facility Begins Commercial Production, Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces October 01, 2012
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC congratulates Saudi Polymers Company and its joint venture partner, National Petrochemical Company, as the joint venture’s manufacturing facility located in Al-Jubail, Saudi Arabia, begins commercial production.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Donates 300 Reference and Technical Books to Friends of the Library-Kingwood July 09, 2012
  Kingwood Research and Technology Center recently donated more than 300 surplus technical books and periodicals to the Friends of the Library-Kingwood (FOLK) to sell in their used bookstore.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Selects Old Ocean, Texas as Location of New Polyethylene Facilities and Executes FEED Contracts for Cracker and Derivatives April 30, 2012
  Chevron Phillips Chemical announced today the two polyethylene facilities planned as part of the company’s U.S. Gulf Coast (USGC) Petrochemicals Project, would be located on a site nearby the Chevron Phillips Chemical Sweeny facility in Old Ocean, Texas.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical To Build World’s Largest On-Purpose 1-Hexene Plant April 02, 2012
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP will build the world’s largest on-purpose 1-hexene plant capable of producing up to 250,000 metric tons (551,000,000 lbs) per year at its Cedar Bayou Chemical Complex in Baytown, Texas.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical To Expand the NGL Fractionation Unit at the Sweeny Plant in Old Ocean, Texas March 26, 2012
  Chevron Phillips Chemical will expand the Natural Gas Liquids (NGL) Fractionator Complex at its Sweeny Plant in Old Ocean, Texas
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces New CFO February 16, 2012
  Chevron Phillips Chemical is pleased to announce that effective March 1, 2012, Tim D. Leveille has been appointed senior vice president, chief financial officer and controller.
 
CEO Peter L. Cella Talks on Shale Gas at GPCA Forum February 02, 2012
  Peter L. Cella presented “Shale Gas: A New Feedstock Reality” at the 6th annual Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA) forum in Dubai.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces Management Changes January 19, 2012
  Chevron Phillips Chemical today announced management changes.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Advances Plans for USGC Petrochemicals Project December 14, 2011
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP (Chevron Phillips Chemical) announced today that it plans to pursue a project to construct a world-scale ethane cracker and ethylene derivatives facilities on the U.S. Gulf Coast.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces Completion of Construction at Saudi Polymers Company Manufacturing Facility December 07, 2011
  Chevron Phillips Chemical congratulates Saudi Polymers Company and its joint venture partner, National Petrochemical Company, on completion of construction of the SPCo joint venture’s manufacturing facility located in Al-Jubail, Saudi Arabia.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Completes Acquisition of Neste PAO Plant in Belgium November 30, 2011
  Chevron Phillips Chemical today announced that it has successfully completed the acquisition of a polyalphaolefin (PAO) plant located in Beringen, Belgium from Neste Oil, NV.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces Senior Management Changes November 29, 2011
  Chevron Phillips Chemical announced a number of senior management changes.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Celebrates National Chemistry Week November 15, 2011
  As part of National Chemistry Week, Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP held school assembles for 4th and 5th graders across Texas and Oklahoma to teach students about chemistry and the important role it plays in everyday life.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical to Purchase Neste Oil’s PAO Plant in Belgium September 16, 2011
  Chevron Phillips Chemical has entered into an agreement to acquire a polyalphaolefin (PAO) plant located in Beringen, Belgium, from Neste Oil.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Confirms Plans To Wind-Up Phillips Sumika Polypropylene Company Operations September 13, 2011
  Chevron Phillips Chemical can confirm that an agreement has been reached with Sumika Polymers America Corporation for the permanent shutdown of the polypropylene assets jointly owned by the parties in Phillips Sumika Polypropylene Company (PSPC).
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces Management Changes August 04, 2011
  Chevron Phillips Chemical is pleased to announce several management changes within its affiliated companies.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Names 2011 Dependent Scholarship Recipients April 13, 2011
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP (Chevron Phillips Chemical) announced today it has awarded its 2011 Chevron Phillips Chemical Dependents’ Scholarships to 31 outstanding students.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces Study to Develop World-Scale Ethane Cracker on the U.S. Gulf Coast March 28, 2011
  Chevron Phillips Chemical announced that it is advancing a feasibility study to construct a world-scale ethane cracker and ethylene derivatives at one of its existing facilities in the U.S. Gulf Coast region with feed from expected shale gas reserves.
 
Peter L. Cella Named President and CEO of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company; Other Management Changes Announced February 01, 2011
  Chevron Phillips Chemical's Board of Directors has elected Peter L. Cella to the office of president and chief executive officer of the company, effective February 8, 2011.
 
HH The Emir Inaugurates Q-Chem II Plant at Grand Ceremony in Mesaieed November 15, 2010
  His Highness The Emir of Qatar Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani, officially inaugurated the second Q-Chem plant, Q-Chem II.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces Plans for World-Scale 1-Hexene Plant October 08, 2010
  Chevron Phillips Chemical has announced plans to build a 1-hexene plant capable of producing in excess of 200,000 metric tons per year at its Cedar Bayou Chemical Complex in Baytown, Texas.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces Management Changes at Saudi Arabian Joint Ventures August 24, 2010
  Chevron Phillips Chemical announced several senior management changes affecting its joint ventures in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
 
SIIG and ACP Announce New Projects in Al-Jubail June 28, 2010
  SIIG and ACP announced today they intend to build a Polyamide 6,6 manufacturing plant and a number of polymer conversion projects in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
 
New RLOC Facility Inaugurated in Qatar May 04, 2010
  Qatari state officials, along with representatives from Qatar Petroleum, Qatofin, Chevron Phillips Chemical and Total, held a ceremony to inaugurate Ras Laffan Olefins Company (RLOC) at the new plant’s site in Ras Laffan Industrial City.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Achieves Best Ever Safety Performance March 22, 2010
  The company announced today that employees and contractors working at 36 manufacturing facilities across the globe set a company-wide record for outstanding safety performance during 2009.
 
Orange Plant Awarded VPP Star Designation March 02, 2010
  The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has officially designated Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP’s Chevron Phillips Chemical's Orange Plant as a VPP Star site for its exemplary health and safety programs.
 
Resin Donation Provides Toys for Needy Children December 04, 2009
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP (Chevron Phillips Chemical) announced today that the company will donate 12,500 pounds of polyethylene resin for the Society of Plastics Engineers’ (SPE) Detroit Section toy donation effort.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Recognizes Outstanding Environmental Stewardship October 23, 2009
  The company named two facilities as recipients of the company’s 2009 President’s Environmental Award for outstanding environmental stewardship efforts.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Names New General Counsel August 24, 2009
  Chevron Phillips Chemical today named Tim Hill as the company's senior vice president, legal and public affairs, general counsel and corporate secretary.
 
New Ryton® PPS Plant July 01, 2009
  The new 10,000 metric-ton-per-year Ryton® PPS plant in Borger, Texas, is mechanically complete.
 
S-Chem Receives Environmental Performance Award June 17, 2009
  For the second year in a row, Chevron Phillips Chemical's S-Chem facility has been awarded the 2008 First Place Award for Environmental Performance by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Royal Commission.
 
OSHA Recertifies Cedar Bayou Plant as VPP Star Site May 14, 2009
  U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration officially recertified Chevron Phillips Chemical's Cedar Bayou Plant as a VPP Star site for its exemplary health and safety programs.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces New Board Member May 01, 2009
  Chevron Phillips Chemical today announced the appointment of J. Stephen Farrand, of Chevron Corporation, to the company’s Board of Directors.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Names 2009-2010 Dependent Scholarship Recipients April 23, 2009
  The company announced today it has awarded its 2009-2010 Chevron Phillips Chemical Dependents’ Scholarships to 29 outstanding students.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Names New Leadership Team Member March 26, 2009
  Chevron Phillips Chemical today announced the appointment of Chantal Veevaete to Vice President, Human Resources, effective April 3, 2009.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces 2008 President’s Safety Awards March 11, 2009
  Chevron Phillips Chemical today announced that three of its petrochemical facilities, along with its ten-site Performance Pipe division, are recipients of the 2008 President’s Safety Award – the company’s highest safety honor.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces 2008 President's Safety Awards March 11, 2009
  The company today announced that three of its petrochemical facilities, along with its ten-site Performance Pipe division, are recipients of the 2008 President's Safety Award - the company's highest safety honor.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces New Treasurer January 05, 2009
  Chevron Phillips Chemical today announced the appointment of Trevor Roberts as the company's Treasurer, effective December 1, 2008.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical to Relocate its Orange Technology Center October 31, 2008
  Chevron Phillips Chemical today announced plans to relocate services provided by the company’s Orange Technology Center to its Plastics Technology Center in Bartlesville, Oklahoma.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Names New Board Members October 30, 2008
  John E. Lowe and W.C.W. Chiang have been named to assume seats formerly held by Greg Goff and Sig Cornelius.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Strives for Environmental Excellence October 07, 2008
  Chevron Phillips Chemical named its Orange Chemical Plant in Orange, Texas, the recipient of the company’s top 2008 President’s Environmental Award for superior environmental stewardship efforts.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Contributes to Hurricane Relief September 23, 2008
  In the aftermath of one of the worst disasters to strike the Texas Gulf Coast in recent history, Chevron Phillips Chemical announced today that the company will donate $25,000 to the American Red Cross to aid hurricane recovery.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces Sale of Puerto Rico Core Facility August 29, 2008
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Puerto Rico Core LLC announced today that it entered an agreement to sell substantially all of its Puerto Rico Core’s Guayama, Puerto Rico, facility assets.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Announces New Leadership August 20, 2008
  Employees recently promoted to key leadership positions, including Peggy Colsman to Vice President, Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, and Charleen Dickson to Vice President, Environmental Health and Safety.
 
Jubail Chevron Phillips Commences Startup Operations August 18, 2008
  Chevron Phillips Chemical today announced the Jubail Chevron Phillips Company (JCP) has commenced startup operations at a world-scale styrene facility in the Eastern Province city of Al-Jubail.
 
La Porte Engineering Polymers Compounding Plant Receives VPP Star Designation August 12, 2008
  The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has officially designated Chevron Phillips Chemical's La Porte Engineering Polymers Compounding Plant as a VPP Star site.
 
S-Chem Receives Environmental Performance Honor June 19, 2008
  Chevron Phillips Chemical's S-Chem facility has been awarded the 2007 First Place Award for Environmental Performance by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Royal Commission.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Company Receives 2007 Grand Slam Award June 05, 2008
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP has been awarded the 2007 Grand Slam Award by the American Association of Railroads. The award is given to companies that achieve the highest level of safety in the transportation of materials by rail.
 
Performance Pipe Recognized for Outstanding Safety Mentorship May 20, 2008
  Performance Pipe’s Williamstown facility was awarded the 2007 Kentucky Governor’s Safety and Health Award at the 2008 KOSH Safety Conference, held in Louisville.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP Awards 2008-2009 Dependents' Scholarships May 13, 2008
  Chevron Phillips Chemical today awarded its 2008-2009 Dependents' Scholarships to 30 outstanding students.
 
Americas Styrenics LLC Began Operations May 1, 2008 May 02, 2008
  Americas Styrenics LLC, the joint venture between The Dow Chemical Company and Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP, announced today it began operations on May 1, 2008. The new company has the largest polystyrene capacity in the Western Hemisphere.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Elects New Senior Management April 08, 2008
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC (Chevron Phillips Chemical) is pleased to announce several senior management changes within the organization.
 
Greg Garland to become President and CEO of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company April 01, 2008
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC’s (Chevron Phillips Chemical) Board of Directors has elected Greg Garland to become President and CEO of the company, effective April 1, 2008. Garland replaces Raymond I. Wilcox, who is retiring.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Company Names President’s Safety Award Recipients March 17, 2008
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP today announced that two of its petrochemical facilities, along with its ten-site Performance Pipe division, are recipients of the 2007 President’s Safety Award – the company’s highest safety honor.
 
Saudi Polymers Company Awards EPC Contracts December 17, 2007
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company announced today that Daelim and JGC Corporation will provide engineering, procurement and construction services for Saudi Polymers Company's NCP Project.
 
Dow, Chevron Phillips Chemical Name Leadership Team for Styrenics Joint Venture December 06, 2007
  The Dow Chemical Company and Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP (Chevron Phillips Chemical) today announced the leadership team for their proposed styrenics joint venture.
 
Performance Pipe's Fairfield Facility Receives VPP Star Designation November 16, 2007
  The Iowa Occupational Safety and Health Administration (IOSH) has officially designated Performance Pipe’s Fairfield, Iowa, facility as a VPP Star site for exemplary adherence to health and safety programs.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP Names New Board Members October 18, 2007
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP today announced the election of two new members to its board of directors. James L. Gallogly and Sigmund Cornelius have been named to assume seats formerly held by John E. Lowe and Philip L. Frederickson.
 
KR Copolymer Company Ltd. Achieves One Million Incident-Free Work Hours October 05, 2007
  KR Copolymer Company Ltd. announced today that on September 27, 2007, KRCC’s Yeosu Petrochemical Complex achieved one million work hours without a single recordable injury to an employee
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Recognizes Facilities for Outstanding Environmental Efforts September 14, 2007
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC has named its Kallo Compounding Plant and joint venture Qatar Chemical Company Ltd. as honored recipients of the 2007 President’s Environmental Harmony Award for outstanding environmental stewardship efforts.
 
American Chemical Society’s Heroes of Chemistry Program honors Dr. Ronald Knudsen August 19, 2007
  Dr. Ronald Knudsen has been selected as an honoree for the 2007 ACS Heroes of Chemistry Program, which honors chemical innovators whose work has led to the welfare and progress of humanity.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Company Breaks Ground on New Ryton® PPS Plant August 07, 2007
  Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP broke ground today on construction of a 22 million pound per year Ryton® polyphenylene sulfide manufacturing facility.
 
Performance Pipe Receives Tennessee Governor’s Award of Excellence July 27, 2007
  Performance Pipe’s Knoxville facility was awarded the Governor’s Award of Excellence for Workplace Safety on Wednesday, July 30, 2007 at the Annual Tennessee Safety and Health Congress.
 
Cedar Bayou Plant and Pasadena Plastics Complex Win IRECA Honors July 10, 2007
  Chevron Phillips Chemical's Cedar Bayou Plant and Pasadena Plastics Complex Emergency Rescue Teams received second and third place honors respectively, at the International Rescue and Emergency Care Association’s (IRECA) annual competition.
 
Environmental Accolades June 20, 2007
  Two of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company’s Middle East ventures have been honored in recent weeks for outstanding environmental stewardship efforts.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Facilities Earn Distinguished VPP Star Among Stars “Star of Excellence” Award June 05, 2007
  Four Chevron Phillips Chemical facilities received the distinguished Star Among Stars “Star of Excellence” award at the recent OSHA Region VI VPP conference. The award is the highest honor bestowed on VPP Star sites.
 
31 Students Recognized with Scholarships by Chevron Phillips Chemical May 30, 2007
  The burden of college expenses was lightened for thirty-one students who were recently presented scholarships by Chevron Phillips Chemical for the 2007-2008 school year as part of the company’s dependent scholarship program.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Optimizes K-Resin® SBC Business May 23, 2007
  Chevron Phillips Chemical announced today that it is restructuring its K-Resin® styrene butadiene copolymer (SBC) business to improve its economic viability.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical’s Storage-in-Transit Project to Improve Efficiency, Reduce Rail Congestion May 17, 2007
  Chevron Phillips Chemical recently approved a multi-million dollar project to increase its storage-in-transit (SIT) capacity for an additional 2,000 railcars at three plants to improve its rail efficiencies and customer delivery times for plastic resins.
 
Dow and Chevron Phillips Chemical Announce Plans to Form Styrenics Joint Venture in the Americas April 10, 2007
  The Dow Chemical Company and Chevron Phillips Chemical have signed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding relating to the formation of a joint venture involving assets from their polystyrene and styrene monomer businesses in the Americas.
 
New Plant Manager Appointed to Chevron Phillips Chemical’s Orange Plant March 30, 2007
  Chevron Phillips Chemical announced the appointment of Wayne McDowell as plant manager of its Orange, Texas, polyethylene manufacturing facility. McDowell replaces Don Sitton, who has elected to retire after 32 years of service.
 
Plans to Build New Ryton® PPS Plant in Borger, Texas Finalized March 29, 2007
  Chevron Phillips Chemical announced it will proceed with plans to build a 22 million pound-per-year polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) plant in Borger, Texas.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical Executive Named Distinguished Engineering Alumnus at Purdue University March 27, 2007
  Rick Roberts, senior vice president of manufacturing was recently named a distinguished engineering alumnus at Purdue University. Roberts was one of ten Purdue alumni bestowed with this honor in recognition of outstanding achievements.
 
Chevron Phillips Chemical’s Plastics Technical Center Celebrates 50 Years of Discovery February 12, 2007
  With its origins as a sales service laboratory in the 1950s, the Plastics Technical Center quickly became renowned in the industry for its dedication to materials, application, and plastics processing development.