France's Technip wins contract for new hydrogen plant in the US

14 August 2013 08:30  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--French engineering firm Technip said on Wednesday it has been awarded a contract by US-based National Cooperative Refinery Association (NCRA) for a new hydrogen plant at McPherson in Kansas, the US.

The contract covers supply of Technip’s proprietary reforming technology and the engineering, procurement, construction and installation of the No 2 hydrogen plant’s equipment at NCRA’s refinery in McPherson, the company said in a statement.

The new 40m standard cubic feet/day plant will be part of an expansion project which will allow NCRA to upgrade its refinery, Technip said.

Technip’s operating centre in Claremont, California, will execute the project, which is scheduled for completion by the first half of 2015, it said.

The contract will be executed in consortium with Technip’s construction partner Performance Contractors, the company added.

Financial details of the contract were not disclosed in the statement.

By: Nurluqman Suratman

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