Amec Foster Wheeler awarded revamp contract by BP Oil for Castellón refinery in Spain
- Revamp of the vacuum distillation unit to increase value of products
- Contract win builds on the long-term relationship with BP Oil in Spain
- Successful example of Amec Foster Wheeler’s ‘More 4 Less’ approach of removing complexity and maximising efficiency
Amec Foster Wheeler announces today that it has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCm) contract by BP Oil España S.A.U. for the revamp of the vacuum distillation unit (VDU) at their Castellón refinery, Spain.
This latest contract win builds upon our long-standing relationship with BP Oil in Spain, with the execution of more than 30 successful projects over 25 years at the Castellón refinery.
Amec Foster Wheeler’s ‘More 4 Less’ approach, including modularisation and lean engineering, focuses on efficiency and the reduction of costs while never compromising on safety.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.
Employing around 35,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2016 revenues of £5.4 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products – and in the mining, power and process, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets.
Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology.
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