Russia: Engineering Services CB&I Wins Contract for Expansion of Afipsky Oil Refinery
CB&I has been awarded a $ 460 million contract by Nefte Gaz Industriya, through project developer China National Chemical Engineering., for the Afipsky Oil Refinery Expansion Project in Krasnodar, Russia.
The Woodlands/USA — The scope of work includes detailed engineering, procurement services, construction management services and commissioning services of multiple process units, including a 2.5 million ton per annum hydrocracker unit licensed by Chevron Lummus Global, a joint venture between CB&I and Chevron.
CB&I previously announced awards for the technology license and Feed contract for multiple process units, as well as detailed engineering, procurement, fabrication and supply of a steam methane reformer for a large-scale hydrogen plant, hydrocracking heaters and Breech-Lock exchangers.
Philip K. Asherman, CB&I's President and Chief Executive Officer said: "The Afipsky refinery modernization is significant for Nefte Gaz Industriya and building this high-conversion unit will allow it to become one of the most modern and competitive refineries in Russia."