Jacobs wins engineering package from Borealis on Belgium chemical sites
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.
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
personnel support services on a variety of project
s at the three facilities
is expected to have a
total installed cost varying in range up to $13 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.