Thin-Film Polyester Manufacturing Facility

Client: Polyplex Corporation

Project: Thin-Film Polyester Manufacturing Facility

Location: Decatur, AL

Market: Manufacturing

Delivery Method: Design-Build

Services Provided: Detailed Design, Engineering, and Program Management

O'Neal provided design and onsite program management services for Polyplex's $187 million grassroots thin-film polyester plant in Decatur, AL.  This facility is Polyplex's largest capital investment in any single location.

This polyester film plant produces thin plastic films used primarily in the food packaging industry.  The plant includes a high speed 8.7 meter wide BOPP (bi-axially oriented polypropylene) line and feedstock resin plant of 60,000 metric tons.