Roberto Funger at PP5 polypropylene plant at the Braskem plant in Brazil

Keeping Braskem PP5 on track

The Braskem petrochemical refinery near the town of Duque de Caxias is nestled amidst humid green hills less than an hour’s drive from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The sprawling site hosts several chemical plants involved in the production of raw materials and further processed chemical products including polypropylene and polyethylene. Managing Aging Plants visited the site to speak with Mr Roberto Funger, Senior Inspection Engineer in the Maintenance Department during a recent visit. Read more...
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