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Shell opens solar park at Shell Moerdijk chemicals site in the Netherlands

Mar 14, 2019

Shell opens one of the Netherland’s largest solar parks at Shell Moerdijk chemicals site.

Shell starts production at new petrochemicals unit in US Gulf Coast

Jan 7, 2019

Safely and competitively producing more alpha olefins for our customers in the US Gulf Coast and beyond

Shell achieves engineering milestone at Pennsylvania Petrochemicals Complex

Oct 10, 2018

October 10, 2018 – Houston – Shell Chemical Appalachia LLC (Shell) today announced the successful installation of its quench tower – the largest piece of equipment at its Pennsylvania Petrochemicals Complex, currently under construction.

Shell’s Geismar Chemicals Expansion Project On Track To Make The Site The Largest Alpha Olefins Producer In The World

Jun 5, 2017

Houston - Shell Chemical LP (Shell) is making good progress on the main construction of its fourth linear alpha olefins (AO) unit at its chemicals manufacturing site in Geismar, Louisiana, USA. The 425,000-tonne-per-year capacity increase will make Shell’s Geismar site the largest AO producer in the world.

Shell makes good progress on site work for pennsylvania petrochemicals complex

Apr 6, 2017

April 6, 2017 – Houston - Shell Chemical Appalachia LLC (Shell) has made good progress on site preparations for its new major petrochemicals complex in Pennsylvania, USA. The early works programme is in preparation for the start of main site construction in late 2017, with commercial production beginning early next decade.

Shell starts main construction on Pennsylvania petrochemicals complex in USA

Nov 8, 2017

Houston – Shell Chemical Appalachia LLC (Shell) today announced the official start of the main construction phase of its major petrochemicals complex in Pennsylvania, USA. This follows the successful completion of the site preparation and detailed design and engineering work. The final investment decision was taken in June 2016, with commercial production expected to begin early next decade. 

Shell-CNOOC JV Receives Government Approvals To Take Over New Petrochemical Complex In China

Nov 2, 2016

Beijing, China, November 2, 2016 -- Shell Nanhai B.V. (Shell) and China National Offshore Oil Corporation’s (CNOOC) 50:50 joint venture has officially assumed ownership of CNOOC’s ongoing project to build an ethylene cracker and several derivatives units, after receiving all the necessary government approvals. Following a final investment decision in March 2016, the project will now be owned and operated by the existing joint venture, CNOOC and Shell Petrochemicals Company Limited (CSPC).

CNOOC and Shell take final investment decision to expand Petrochemical complex in China

Mar 22, 2016

Beijing, China, March 22, 2016 -- China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) and Shell Nanhai B.V. (Shell) today announce the final investment decision to expand CNOOC and Shell Petrochemical Company’s (CSPC) existing 50:50 joint venture (JV) in Huizhou, Guangdong Province, China

Shell takes final investment decision to build a new petrochemicals complex in Pennsylvania, US

Jun 7, 2016

On Tuesday, June 7, 2016, Shell Chief Executive Officer, Ben van Beurden, provided an update on the company’s strategy, that sets a clear course for stronger returns and free cash flow.

Shell starts new aromatics unit at Pernis refinery in the Netherlands

Sep 15, 2016

September 15, 2016 – the Netherlands – Shell Nederland Raffinaderij BV (“Shell Pernis”) today formally marked the start-up of a new aromatics unit at the large Pernis refinery in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.