October 22, 2008

Fluor Receives EPCM Contact for Gas Processing Expansion Project in Russia

Fluor has received an engineering, procurement and construction management contract from the Sibur Group for a gas processing expansion project in Noyabrsk, Russia.

The project is located in the middle of the West Siberian oil fields about 300km north of Surgut. The undisclosed contract value was booked in the third quarter of 2008.

Fluor's project scope includes the engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services for the expansion and upgrade of the Vyngayakhinskaya compressor station, the third compressor station of the Nizhnevartovsk gas processing complex, and the Vyngapurovsky gas processing plant and associated pipelines, as well as a liquefied petroleum gas storage and loading facility in Noyabrsk.

The current project began in August 2008 with front-end design and engineering for one of the compressor stations as well as simultaneous detailed engineering. Fluor's Camberley and Manila execution centers, together with Russian design institutes will execute the project.