Ektos buys Uralorgsintez
from Sibur Holding
Ektosintez, the owner of a petrochemical enterprise in Volzhsky, has closed the deal for buyout of 100% of the Uralorgsintez enterprise’s shares (Chaykovskiy, Perm Krai) from Sibur Holding.
Russia's export of MTBE increases
The Russian manufacturers of methyl-tert-butyl ether (MTBE) increased the volumes of shipments abroad in the 1st quarter compared to the same period of the previous year
The employees of EKTOS Volga and Khimkontrakt celebrated the Chemist’s Day this year with special eclat.
The base of the technology process is the catalytic dehydrogenation of isobutane in the fluidized bed with a circulating catalyst.
MTBE synthesis in the presence of an acid catalyst is performed by way of alkylation of methanol with isobutylene.
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.
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 Gromakov8 (8443) 24-09-25 firstname.lastname@example.org
If you wish to purchase products manufactured by EKTOS-Volga OJSC please contact our sales partner, Khimkontrakt Ltd.ektosintez.ru