TPC Group, Inc.
TPC Group, Inc. produces value-added products derived from niche petrochemical raw materials, such as C4 hydrocarbons, and is a provider of critical infrastructure and logistics services along the Gulf Coast region. The company sells its products into a wide range of performance, specialty and intermediate markets, including synthetic rubber, fuels, lubricant additives, plastics and surfactants. The company operates its business into two segments; C4 Processing and Performance Products. The C4 Processing segment processes the crude C4 stream into several higher value components, namely butadiene, butene-1, raffinates and methyl tertiary-butyl ether. The Performance Products segment produces purity isobutylene, and it processes isobutylene to produce higher-value derivative products such as polyisobutylene and diisobutylene. It also process propylene into nonene, tetramer and associated by-products as a part of its Performance Products segment. The company was founded on March 15, 2004 and is headquartered in Houston, TX.