Scott-Macon Advises Stone Bridge Energy Partners on Financing for Ethylene-to-Butene-1 Plant


SBE Chemical Partners I LLC (“SBE”) has completed all capital commitments to proceed with the development of “Raven”, an on-purpose Ethylene-to-Butene-1 processing facility located in Baytown, Texas. The plant will cost about $200 million and have 100,000 metric tons per year of capacity when it starts up in 2018.

SBE is a joint venture between Evonik Industries and Stone Bridge Energy Partners.

Evonik Industries is a multinational specialty chemical manufacturer serving the nutrition and care, resource efficiency, performance materials and technology and infrastructure segments. In 2015 Evonik’s more than 33,500 employees generated sales of around €13.5 billion and an operating result (adjusted EBITDA) of €2.5 billion.

Stone Bridge Energy Partners is a developer of diversified energy and chemical projects whose core competencies include land, permitting, partnering, commercial structuring, financing and operations.

The Chemicals Group of Scott-Macon Securities acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Stone Bridge Energy Partners in this transaction. Please contact Mr. Allan Benton, Managing Director & Group Head, for additional information.