Fluor has maintained a presence in Louisiana since 1955. At the time of this project’s completion in 1996, Fluor had executed more than 340 projects in the state.
The ethylene unit revamp GO-1 debottlenecking project comprised separate Authorization for Expenditure projects:
- Import dry gas
- Process gas compression
- Protective instruments systems upgrade
The GO-1 project had over 300 craft workers onsite at peak for the pre-shutdown and 800 personnel during the shutdown executing a total of 500,000 craft work hours.