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U.S. Gulf Coast Petrochemicals Project, Chevron Phillips Chemical, Baytown, TX

Project data

Location: Baytown, United States

Chevron Phillips Chemical built:

  • new ethane cracker able to produce 1.5 million metric tons per year
  • existing of two polyethylene units producing up to 500 thousand metric tons per year

The construcion site created:

  • 10 thousand construction jobs

Maximum amount of PERI material on site:

  • 12,6 thousand tons



  • Labor saving and cost effective scaffolding
  • Transparent monitoring of material and labor performance
  • Safety and environment as part of the OSHA Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP)


  • Owner: Chevron Phillips Chemical Co
  • EPC: Fluor in a joint venture with JGC
  • Equipment Supplier Scaffolding: AMECO, a unit of Fluor Corporation
  • Project Management Scaffolding:
  • Jobsite Management Scaffolding: PERI IBU Competence Center, Houston

Customer's benefit

  • CP Chem has been named a Star Site for the VPP six times
  • The inherent safety as well as reduced amount of scaffold material saved Fluor and Ameco labor and direct field costs (DFL) and made the whole scaffold work transparent
Ron Fontenot
ISBL Superintendent

“By combining the PERI scaffolding with the integrated scaffold program, provided by PERI, we are able to complete our tasks faster and with less men reducing the total man hours of the entire project. This combined system is a tremendous cost saver to all of our projects.“

PERI solution

  • The PERI Integrated Scaffold Program is a complete solution that goes beyond supplying one of the best scaffolding systems on the market - it includes planning and monitoring and full support of the job, often resulting in tremendous cost savings due to efficiency increases

For more information on used products please visit the subsidiary website