07 February 2012 14:26 [Source: ICIS news]
LONDON (ICIS)--US-based Jacobs has won a contract with ?xml:namespace>
Methanol producer Methanex said in January that it was operating only one of its four plants in
Jacobs said it is currently executing site-specific engineering for a 225-acre site in Louisiana, and the plant could be operational in the second half of 2014.
"We are very pleased Methanex selected Jacobs to be a part of this project. The US Gulf Coast is a prime location for a methanol facility, especially since demand for methanol is expected to grow in the coming years," said Jacobs group vice-president Mike Autrey.
Financial details of the contract were not disclosed.
($1 = €0.76)
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