Agrium awards KBR two engineering, procurement, construction contracts in Borger, Texas, US.

KBR awarded Agrium’s ammonia, urea plant contract in Texas, US

9:38 AM, 13th March 2014
Agrium awards  KBR two engineering, procurement, construction contracts
Roy Oelking, President, Hydrocarbons Group, KBR.

HOUSTON, US: Agrium has awarded KBR, a global engineering, construction and services company, two engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracts for a new grassroots urea plant and to increase the ammonia capacity for Agrium’s Lone Star Project in Borger, Texas, US.

Upon completion, this world-scale fertilizer facility will produce approximately 670,000 tonne of urea per year and 700,000 tonne per year of ammonia supporting the North American agriculture industry. The contract values were not disclosed.

“This award confirms KBR’s position as the world’s leader in the development and construction of ammonia facilities. As the world’s leading supplier of ammonia process technologies, KBR has been involved in the licensing, design, engineering and/or construction of more than 230 ammonia plants worldwide,” said Roy Oelking, President, Hydrocarbons Group, KBR.

 

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