About Us

  • 2 January 2009

    Dr. Pailin Chuchottaworn assumed the position of President succeeding Dr. Piti Yimprasert whose term ended.
  • 7 January 2009

    The Company entered into a Baht 10 billion loan agreement with five domestic financial institutions to finance five expansion projects as follows:

    1. ABS specialties (CCM) Expansion Project
    2. HDPE Pipe Grade Expansion Project
    3. Combined Heat and Power Project
    4. Propylene Expansion Project
    5. ABS/SAN Expansion Project
  • April 2009

    Completion of HDPE Pipe Grade and ABS specialties (CCM) Expansion Project; whereby capacity for HDPE Pipe Grade and ABS specialties (CCM) increased to 40,000 MT per annum and 21,000 MT per annum.
  • 3 April 2009

    Combined Heat and Power Project received EIA approval with a power capacity of 216 megawatt and stream capacity of 420 tons/hour. Natural Gas is used as fuel to reduce environmental pollution and the project is expected to be completed in 2011.
  • 21 July 2009

    The Company's Board of Directors resolved to approve the vision of the Company "To be Top Quartile Integrated Petrochemical Complex in Asia by 2014" and approved new strategy to carry out the Phoenix Project with the objective to increase competitive capability whereby the Board of Directors approved budget for the Phoenix Project as follows:
  • 23 September 2009

    Dr. Pailin Chuchottaworn, President , and Dr. Prasarn Trairatvorakul, President of Kasikornbank Public Company Limited, jointly announced the launching of IRPC Ideal SOLUTION system which would be provided to customers of IRPC. Kasikornbank was the developer of the Pro-Export System which can be used to manage purchasing and export documents and enable petrochemical trading transactions on personal digital assistants (PDA) worldwide
  • 9 October 2009

    The Company entered into an agreement with two consulting firms namely GE Energy and General Carbon to propose its cogeneration power plant to the United Nations for the granting of Certified Emissions Reductions or carbon credit. The said project will reduce carbon emissions by 400,000 tons per year as a result of the shifting from fuel oil to natural gas which provide cleaner combustion.
  • 19-22 October 2009

    The Company was host in organizing the 14th Regional Olefins Producers Technical Committee: ROPTC. The purpose of the event was to provide exchanges of experience in the area of production in conjunction with environmental conservation and operation safety. Participants included 8 companies from 4 countries such as Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia and Thailand under the topic "Best Efficiency & Optimization Key to Success"