Hydrocarbon Processing Copying and distributing are prohibited without permission of the publisher
Email a friend
  • Please enter a maximum of 5 recipients. Use ; to separate more than one email address.



Jacobs wins engineering package from Borealis on Belgium chemical sites

05.20.2014  | 

Under the terms of the contract, Jacobs’ scope of work includes study, engineering, procurement, construction management, and personnel support services on a variety of projects.

Keywords:

Jacobs Engineering Group received a five-year frame agreement for work at three Borealis facilities in Belgium, officials announced on Tuesday.

Company officials did not disclose the contract value, but noted that the three facilities covered under the contract are Borealis Polymers N.V., Borealis Kallo N.V. and Borealis Antwerpen Compounding N.V.

Under the terms of the contract, Jacobs’ scope of work includes study, engineering, procurement, construction management, and personnel support services on a variety of projects at the three facilities

Each project is expected to have a total installed cost varying in range up to $13 million (€10 million).

“This agreement is a continuation of a 10-year working relationship with Borealis in Europe," said Jacobs vice president Mark Bello. "We look forward to bringing our recognized chemicals and polymers experience to support Borealis in Belgium.”

Jacobs’ current work with Borealis also includes a five-year frame agreement for engineering and project services at its Stenungsund facility in Sweden.

Borealis, headquartered in Vienna, Austria, is a solutions provider in the fields of polyolefins, base chemicals and fertilizers and is celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2014. With 50 years of experience in polyolefins, Borealis supports key industries including infrastructure, automotive and advanced packaging and offers a wide range of base chemicals.



Have your say
  • All comments are subject to editorial review.
    All fields are compulsory.

Keith Lobo, PE
05.21.2014

As an Ex Employee of Jacobs, I am sure Jacobs will do a great job for Borealis. They have a lot of talanted folks.

Related articles

FEATURED EVENT


Sign-up for the Free Daily HP Enewsletter!

Boxscore Database

A searchable database of project activity in the global hydrocarbon processing industry

Poll

Should the US allow exports of crude oil? (At present, US companies can export refined products derived from crude but not the raw crude itself.)


64%

36%




View previous results

Popular Searches

Please read our Term and Conditions and Privacy Policy before using the site. All material subject to strictly enforced copyright laws.
© 2014 Hydrocarbon Processing. © 2014 Gulf Publishing Company.