KBR wins EPC work at Koch urea expansion in US
The urea project is part of a $1.3 billion expansion project by Koch Nitrogen to increase the plant’s urea and ammonia production capacity by more than 1 MMtpy.
KBR has been awarded a reimbursable contract by Koch Nitrogen
to provide engineering, procurement, and construction
(EPC) services for a
new grassroots urea plant, part of a $1.3 billion expansion project
by Koch Nitrogen at its Eni
d, Oklahoma facility.
In addition, KBR will provide construction
of the existing ammonia
plants and site utilities and infrastructure to support the
will increase the
plants urea and ammonia production capacity by more
than one million tons per year. The new urea plant will have
an annual urea production capacity of 900,000 tons.
This contract award is a testament to KBRs capabilities
and solidifies the companys world leadership in ammonia
, according to KBR chief
executive Stuart Bradie. Considered a leader in ammonia technology
, KBR has been involved
in the licensing, design, engineering and/or construction
of more than 230
ammonia plants worldwide.
KBR has a long history of delivering customer
value, Bradie said. Were excited about this
major contract award which continues our long relationship
with Koch Nitrogen and, at completion, will bring Koch
Nitrogen and its customers the benefits of our EPC and
The contract value was not disclosed. Expected revenue from
the contract will be included in KBRs third quarter
2014 backlog of unfilled orders for its hydrocarbons segment.