Leading petrochemical company SABIC has awarded AESSEAL® a 5 year managed reliability contract for their mechanical seals and seal support systems at Geleen in the Netherlands. The fixed fee contract is based on the Mechanical Seal Reliability Strategy set by SABIC across all of its sites. This includes the supply and repair of the mechanical seals used on over 600 rotating equipment assets.
Martin Lister, International Contract Manager at AESSEAL® said: “We are extremely pleased to receive this contract from SABIC. We have been working with SABIC now for many years and the awarding of this contract reflects the appreciation of the services we have delivered to the SABIC facilities we work with.”
SABIC is one of the world’s largest petrochemical manufacturers with operations in 50 countries with a worldwide workforce of more than 40,000 employees. The Geleen facility in the Netherlands is one of SABIC’s 5 largest petrochemical production sites in Europe (the others are at Teesside in the UK, Bergen Op Zoom in the Netherlands, Cartagena in Spain and Gelsenkirchen in Germany) and houses two naphtha crackers and several polymerization plants for the production of polyethylene and polypropylene.