10 January 2012 14:44 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--Jacobs has won a contract for work to help integrate Shell’s two refining and petrochemicals sites near ?xml:namespace>
Jacobs will provide management and engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM) services to support the project to build pipelines under the
Shell began work on the 3.8km (2.4 mile) pipeline last year. The project, which involves the construction of two tunnels under the
Jacobs, for its part, is designing and installing the infrastructure inside “the battery limits” of each refinery site to connect each facility to the tunnels, it said.
Jacob’s said the project is expected to be completed in early 2013. It did not disclose financial terms.
According to information on Shell’s website, Shell refining capacities at Godorf and Wesseling are 10m tonnes/year and 7m tonnes/year, respectively. At Wesseling, Shell also produces olefins and petrochemicals.
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