Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that it was awarded an engineering alliance agreement for engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services by Yara Belgium SA for Yara’s current and expanding global facilities located primarily in Europe, North Africa, the Middle East, Australia, Canada, Trinidad and Brazil. The undisclosed contract value for this new two-year agreement was booked in the second quarter.
“This new alliance agreement with Yara is an important milestone for Fluor’s ongoing operations and maintenance work in Europe. Fluor’s global footprint aligns well with Yara’s geographic reach,” said Garry Flowers, president of Fluor’s Global Services Group. “With this new alliance, Yara can focus on delivering solutions for sustainable agriculture and the environment while we ensure their global facilities are operating at maximum capacity.”
Fluor’s operations center in Bergen op Zoom, the Netherlands, is leading the alliance while working closely with Yara’s Brussels, Belgium office.
Fluor’s Global Services Group offers customized solutions that assist plant and facility owners in improving their new and existing operations and improve the execution of their ongoing capital projects. Currently, more than 12,000 Fluor employees work at nearly 400 sites around the world. Fluor supports chemical plants, refineries, power stations, manufacturing sites, mines, metal production facilities, and other industrial and commercial operations. The Global Services Group also provides plant engineering, sustaining and small capital project execution, turnarounds and outages, specialty services, and facility management.
About Fluor Corporation
Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) designs, builds and maintains many of the world's most challenging and complex projects. Founded in 1912, the company was started by John Simon Fluor Sr. with a modest investment of $100. Since those humble beginnings, the company has grown into one of the largest engineering & construction companies in the world. Fluor is celebrating its 100th anniversary during 2012.
Today, through its global network of offices on six continents, the company provides comprehensive capabilities and world-class expertise in engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning, operations, maintenance and project management. Headquartered in Irving, Texas, Fluor is a FORTUNE 200 company and had revenue of $23.4 billion in 2011. For more information, visit www.fluor100.com and www.fluor.com.