Fluor Corp. on Monday was awarded a contract by
Canada-based Suncor Energy to provide front-end project
management and engineering services on the energy
companys MacKay River Phase 2 oil sands project near Fort
Fluor booked the contract into backlog in the third quarter of
2012 for an undisclosed value.
This project is an excellent opportunity
for Fluor to continue providing our engineering and design
expertise on high profile oil sands projects, said Peter
Oosterveer, president of Fluors energy and chemicals
This region in northern Alberta serves as a significant
oil resource for North America and it continues to play a key
role in Fluors energy business.
Fluors design will include the use of its
patent-pending 3rd Generation Modular Execution
approach to perform the project. The modules will be fabricated
offsite and delivered to the jobsite to increase project safety, quality and improve
schedule delivery, according to the company.
The design will be completed by Fluors office in
Calgary, Alberta, with support from its offices in the