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Delivery of essential equipment keeps ExxonMobil polyethylene plant expansion project on track

Two of the largest and heaviest pieces of equipment, significant to ExxonMobil’s Beaumont polyethylene plant expansion, recently arrived at the site after a long voyage covering half the globe.
The two pieces of equipment — a reactor and purge bin — were ordered in the first quarter of 2016 by ExxonMobil for the company’s BPEX project and were fabricated in South Korea by the company Sewon, according to ExxonMobil Project Executive Vince Yuskiewicz.

Education First FCU celebrates opening of Laurel Avenue branch

Education First Federal Credit Union celebrated the opening of its newest branch on Laurel Avenue with a ribbon cutting Wednesday, Oct. 18.

The 3,371-square-foot branch was designed to capture the distinctive brand identity of its recently completed administrative building, and further enhance members’ experience, a release from the company states.