Borealis awards engineering contract to Jacobs for Belgium facilities

20 May 2014 13:24 Source:ICIS News

LONDON (ICIS)--Austria-headquartered chemicals producer Borealis has awarded a five-year framework agreement to Jacobs Engineering for work at three of its facilities in Belgium, the US-based firm said on Tuesday.

The work concerns “a variety of projects”, according to Jacobs, at at subsidiaries Borealis Polymers NV, Borealis Kallo NV and Borealis Antwerpen Compounding NV, according to Jacobs.

The framework agreement includes study, engineering, procurement, construction management and personnel support services.

The value of the contract was not disclosed, but the estimated total installed cost of each project is estimated at up to $13m, Jacobs added.

By Tom Brown