Australia: gas conversion
Aker Kvaerner Australia will undertake the preliminary studies and engineering, procurement and construction management for gas conversion of a nickel refinery in North Queensland, Australia
Nigeria: refinery in Calabar
Total Support Refineries (TSR) has concluded arrangements to begin construction of a USD 100 million, 12,000 barrels per day capacity modular refinery in Calabar, SE Nigeria.
Russian cracking complex
Foster Wheeler Energy Limited has been awarded an engineering contract by OAO Salavatnefteorgsintez (SNOS) for a fluidised catalytic cracking (FCC) complex in Russia.
South Africa: Fluor wins clean fuel contract
Fluor Corporation will perform project management, engineering, procurement and construction services for the off-sites and utilities portion of refinery upgrades at Sasol's facility in Secunda, South Africa.
Arc Energy Resources (UK) recently completed two fast-track weld overlay cladding projects for the Pembroke refinery of Chevron Texaco.
Iran: Japan to develop Arak refinery
The Japanese JGC company has signed an agreement with the state-run National Iranian Oil Engineering and Construction Company to develop Arak Refinery.
USA: Technip to build hydrogen plant
Technip has announced that Technip USA’s office in Claremont, California, has been awarded a 19.4 MMSCFD hydrogen plant by Cenex Harvest States (CHS) for their refinery in Laurel, Montana, as part of the Tier-II clean fuels programme.
Hydrogen plant in Finland
Fortum Oil & Gas has commissioned ThyssenKrupp Group's engineering arm Uhde GMBH to design and supply equipment for a 140 MMscfd hydrogen production plant at Porvoo, Finland.
Hydrogen plant from Finland
The Finnish company Fortum Oil and Gas Oy, the operator of Scandinavia’s biggest refinery, has commissioned Uhde GmbH to design and supply equipment for a new hydrogen plant.
USA: Valero desulphurises
CB&I will engineer and construct a new gasoline desulphurisation unit in Louisiana, USA.