OMV HDS-2 / Isomerization Revamp – EPC

Fluor was contracted by OMV to perform the engineering, procurement, and construction management for the Isomerization and HDS-2 Revamp Project.

Fluor performed fast-track execution of the engineering, procurement, and construction management phase on a lump sum services basis.

The project included extensive modifications of existing facilities and for the isomerization unit, a new reactor and stabilizer section, DIH Column and overhaul of H2 - compressors; for the HDS-2 Unit, a new high-pressure section and the revamp of the existing compressor.

The project was very successful and exceeded all targets set.

Highlights include
  • The project was executed without a recordable incident
  • Mechanical completion of both units was achieved ahead of schedule
  • Performance testing of both units was successful and achieved ahead of schedule
  • Project was executed under budget
  • Project received the European Construction Institute (ECI) “Project of the Year 2004” Award

The HDS-2 / Isomerization Revamp project also received Fluor's Hugh Coble Project Excellence Award in 2004. The award is based on outstanding performance in several areas; including safety, value creation, and Client and community relations.