WorleyParsons China, the country's largest international engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) provider, has been awarded a detailed engineering design contract with a major global polysilicon manufacturer.
The 10-month project will see the company lead the design of process units for high-purity E-grade polysilicon, which is widely used in the solar sector for the production of solar cells, integrated circuits and semi-conductors. High-purity polysilicon has a high photoelectric conversion rate and is one of the most effective clean energy sources available.
Tom Liao, Executive Vice President - Lead for Business Group Chemicals & Petrochemicals at WorleyParsons China said: "This contract represents a significant step for WorleyParsons as we continue to build our expertise in the solar sector. Our industry track-record was a key factor in this award - cementing our position as a leading EPCM provider for the energy industry."