DES PLAINES, Ill., July 22, 2008 — UOP LLC, a Honeywell company (NYSE: HON) announced today that it has opened its new UOP Engineering Design Center in Houston, Texas. The new facility expands key engineering resources allowing UOP to better support petroleum refiners and petrochemical producers located in the region.
“We’ve had sales and technical service representatives in Houston for many years, but we are pleased to be able to expand further into such an important region,” said Peter Piotrowski, senior vice president for UOP’s Process Technology and Equipment business unit. “The addition of an engineering design center sitting with our sales and service teams will increase our ability to serve our customers.” The new design center will include process and project design engineering expertise. The office is currently hiring experienced design engineers and expects to be fully functional by the end of the July.
UOP LLC, headquartered in Des Plaines, Illinois, USA, is a leading international supplier and licensor of process technology, catalysts, adsorbents, process plants, and consulting services to the petroleum refining, petrochemical, and gas processing industries. UOP is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Honeywell International, Inc. and is part of Honeywell’s Specialty Materials strategic business group. For more information, go to www.uop.com.
Honeywell International is a $37 billion diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes and industry; automotive products; turbochargers; and specialty materials. Based in Morris Township, N.J., Honeywell’s shares are traded on the New York, London and Chicago Stock Exchanges. For additional information, please visit www.honeywell.com.
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