07 July 2009 14:46 [Source: ICIS news]
TORONTO (ICIS news)--Fluor has won a $1.5bn (€1.1bn) contract for the development of an oil sands project in Canada's Alberta province, the petrochemicals and engineering firm said on Tuesday.
Fluor’s contract included engineering, procurement and construction for infrastructure and facilities for the first phase of the Kearl oil sands project, it said.
The project was expected to ultimately produce more than 300,000 bbl/day of bitumen, Fluor said.
($1 = €0.72)
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