Fluor awarded Madero plant
TAMAULIPAS, January 11, 2016 – ICA Fluor has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction award by state-owned Pemex for the Madero Clean Diesel plant in Tamaulipas, Mexico, the construction and engineering joint venture said Monday.
The project is part of Pemex’s Clean Fuels Programme, which is aimed at increasing production of ultra-low sulphur diesel to meet environmental standards.
The construction will include two hydrodesulphurisation trains with a capacity of 25,000 bopd, new sulphur recovery and sour water treatment plants and the renewal of the diesel hydrodesulpherisation unit. The project is slated for completion by the first quarter of 2018.
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