ExxonMobil Chemical Increases Production Capacity of SpectraSyn(TM) Polyalphaolefins
Thursday March 29, 2:33 pm ET
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil Chemical has completed several debottleneck projects at its Synthetics Plant in Beaumont, Texas, that increase capacity to produce high viscosity SpectraSyn(TM) 40 cSt and SpectraSyn(TM) 100 cSt polyalphaolefins (PAO) by 15 percent.
(TM) high viscosity PAO products are attractive blend components for increasing basestock viscosity and upgrading quality over a wide range of lubricant applications. These synthetic blend stocks offer improved flow at low temperatures and increased film thickness at high temperatures.
"This high viscosity PAO capacity investment will help our customers meet the growing demand for high-performance lubricants," says Page Greenwood, PAO Marketing Manager, Synthetics Global Business.
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