Toyo Engineering Corp., in consortium with Brazilian UTC
Engenharia S.A. and Construtora Norberto Odebrecht S.A., has
been awarded a contract from Petrobras for utilities construction to be installed in the
Comperj refinery project in Itaborai, Rio de
The Toyo consortiums scope of work is for detailed
design, procurement and construction (EPC) on a lump sum
contract, the company said.
The project is scheduled to be completed
This project is regarded as prime
importance by Petrobras, who will utilize heavy oil produced in
local oil fields as feedstock for increasing domestic
demand for light oil and petrochemical products, project
Toyos project experiences for Petrobras exerted in
technical capability, performance and cooperation with local
partners have led to customer confidence and resulted in
obtaining the contract, the company said.
In addition, the water treatment facilities included in this project will be the largest ever for
Toyo, and is expected to provide a boost to the expansion of Toyos focus on
infrastructure business, according to the company.