Fluor Corp. reports that it has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) contract by the Sibur Group, a Russian petrochemical company, for a gas processing expansion project in Noyabrsk, Russia, which is located in the middle of West Siberian oil fields about 300 km north of Surgut.

Fluor’s project scope includes the EPCM services for the expansion and upgrade of the Vyngayakhinskaya compressor station, the compressor station 3 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, Philippines, execution centers, together with Russian design institutes, will execute the project.

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