IRVING, Texas--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that it was awarded an engineering and design services contract by South Louisiana Methanol L.P. for a potential 5,000 metric tons-per-day methanol project in St. James Parish, Louisiana. Fluor will book the undisclosed contract value in the third quarter of 2013.
The project will be located at a site in St. James Parish, Louisiana, near the Mississippi River. Fluor is working to finalize the process design and complete preliminary design for the facility. The project is being led by Fluor’s Southern California office with assistance from its New Delhi, India office.
South Louisiana Methanol L.P., a gas-to-methanol project, is being developed by the Todd Corporation and ZEEP Management U.S.
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