June 2011

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HP Construction: North America

KBR has been awarded a $65 million contract by Chevron Products Co. to execute a base-oil expansion project at Chevron’s refinery in Pascagoula, Mississippi. The construction project includes bui..

Meche, Helen, Hydrocarbon Processing Staff

KBR has been awarded a $65 million contract by Chevron Products Co. to execute a base-oil expansion project at Chevron’s refinery in Pascagoula, Mississippi. The construction project includes building a new lubes hydrocracker and a lube dewaxing/hydrofinishing unit. Work is expected to begin in May 2011, and upon completion, the facility is expected to be one of the largest premium base-oil plants in the world. Shell has successfully started production from its Scotford Upgrader Expansion project in Canada. The 100,000-bpd expansion takes upgrading capacity at Scotford to 255,000 bpd of heavy oil from the Athabasca oil sands. This marks the first commercial production from the up

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