Fluor was the program management contractor for the total project responsible for performing the front-end engineering design (FEED) and the procurement of critical equipment and materials. The company also prepared the appropriation cost estimate for Phase I. For Phase II, Fluor provided engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) services for the utilities and offsites, as well as polymer engineering and procurement services.
- The expansion facilities provide 800,000 metric tons per year ethylene capacity and convert ethylene into 535,000 tons of polyethylene and 410,000 tons of ethylene glycol. In addition, it provides 260,000 tons of polypropylene.
- Fluor's Value Engineering, Value Awareness, and Constructability teams identified significant savings for this project and reduced or eliminated schedule risk.