Jacobs Engineering Group on Tuesday received a contract from
Viru Keemia Grupp (VKG) to provide a license package and
services for a sulfur recovery unit (SRU).
The SRU is part of VKGs investment to upgrade its shale
oil refinery complex in Kothla-Jarve,
Officials did not disclose the contract value.
Services are being provided from Jacobs Leiden
office in The Netherlands.
Under the terms of the contract, Jacobs is licensing its
proprietary EUROCLAUS technology to VKG; and is also
providing the basic design package, training, start up and
commissioning assistance services.
As a global leader in the design of SRUs, we are
delighted to receive this award, and look forward to supporting
VKG on this significant shale oil project," said Jacobs vice
president Robert Matha.
Jacobs says it has delivered technology for sulfur recovery and
gas treating units for more then 25 years.
Its proprietary technology offers a number of
features in areas such as reliability, sulfur recovery levels,
sulfur emissions reduction and continuous operation.
VKG is a leading oil shale processor in Estonia. The
companys activities span the entire oil shale chain, from
mining and processing to the marketing of chemicals.