Fluor was awarded an engineering and design services
contract by South Louisiana Methanol for a potential 5,000
tpd methanol project in St. James Parish,
Louisiana, officials said on Monday.
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 Fluors
Southern California office with assistance from its office
in New Delhi, India.
South Louisiana Methanol L.P., a gas-to-methanol
project, is being developed by the Todd Corp. and ZEEP
Management. Further details on the project, which South Louisiana
Methanol says will be the largest methanol plant in North America, can be read here.