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Methanol
Isobutane
Methanol and isobutane

Isobutane C4H10 is a hydrocarbon of the class of alkanes, an isomer of normal butane. Methanol — CH₃OH, is the simplest monoatomic alcohol, a colorless toxic liquid.

Dehydrogenation of isobutane

The base of the technology process is the catalytic dehydrogenation of isobutane in the fluidized bed with a circulating catalyst.

180 thsd tons in year
MTBE synthesis

MTBE synthesis in the presence of an acid catalyst is performed by way of alkylation of methanol with isobutylene.

160 thsd tons in year
Petrol
Refinery
Refinery

EKTOS Group of Companies - was established in 2010. The object of the company is to secure its position as the leading supplier of antidetonation additives to automobile gasolines in the Russian Federation, to create a contemporary result-oriented business. The primary concern is to consolidate its existing positions in Russia’s MTBE market. In the course of its work, the company uses the best knowledge and skills of experienced specialists multiplied by the determination and diligence of young specialists. At the present time, the EKTOS Group of Companies cooperates with SIBUR Holding CJSC, it is a long-term strategic cooperation for the companies.

The production site of the EKTOS Group of Companies is the EKTOS-Volga OJSC enterprise located in the territory of the chemical complex in Volzhsky, Volgograd Region.

EKTOS-Volga OJSC is the successor of the Kauchuk OJSC plant (formerly, the Sinteticheskiy Kauchuk OJSC), which historically specialized in production of artificial rubbers. After 2000, the plant changed its specialization and started manufacturing methyl-tert-butyl ether (MTBE), which is used by oil refineries for production of commercial high-octane gasolines.

By now, MTBE is the main type of product manufactured by EKTOS-Volga OJSC. The feedstock for the existing production is isobutane and methanol. The enterprise’s existing capacities allow for manufacturing up to 160 thous. tons of MTBE per year.

THE BUSINESS MANAGEMENT SYSTEM ADOPTED IN THE EKTOS GROUP OF COMPANIES IS ORIENTED TOWARDS SATISFYING THE CONSUMER’S EXPECTATIONS TO THE MAXIMUM. WE ARE READY FOR COOPERATION!

If you wish to become a supplier of inventory items for EKTOS-Volga OJSC, please contact the Logistic Support and Sales Service (LS&SS). Head of the LS&SS Yevgeniy Nikolayevich Gromakov

8 (8443) 24-09-25 e_gromakov@mtbe-vlz.ru
THE BUSINESS MANAGEMENT SYSTEM ADOPTED IN THE EKTOS GROUP OF COMPANIES IS ORIENTED TOWARDS SATISFYING THE CONSUMER’S EXPECTATIONS TO THE MAXIMUM. WE ARE READY FOR COOPERATION!

If you wish to purchase products manufactured by EKTOS-Volga OJSC please contact our sales partner, Khimkontrakt Ltd.

www.himcontract.ru