IRVING, Texas – Fluor Company announced that it was selected by a division of Marathon Petroleum Company to execute the engineering and procurement scope for a serious reconfiguration at Marathon’s Galveston Bay and Texas City, Texas refineries. Fluor will book the undisclosed contract worth into backlog in the primary quarter of 2017.
“Fluor continues to supply sustaining capital services at 5 Marathon sites throughout the United States, and has supported the Texas City and Galveston Bay operations since 2013, said Mark Fields, president of Fluor’s Power & Chemicals business in the Americas. Propylene Equipment “Having beforehand executed the preliminary research and early engineering for these tasks, we’re proud to progress them by means of the engineering and procurement section. /p>
The reconfiguration will create a extra efficient operation, permitting the two refineries to attain up to date US Environmental Safety Agency Tier three gasoline sulfur standards. The scope contains a new unit, modernization of several present items and modifications to the utilities and offsites to help the scheduled course of changes and refinery connections. Fluor can also be performing the front-finish engineering and design work for Marathon’s South Texas Asset Repositioning (STAR) program.