Saudi Aramco picks SNC-Lavalin for asphalt expansion
First publishedon www.AggBusiness.com
Saudi Aramco (Saudi Arabian Oil Company) has awarded an EPC (engineering, procurement and construction) contract to Canada-based SNC-Lavalin for the asphalt production expansion project at the Ras Tanura refinery.
Local subsidiary Saudi Arabian Kentz will handle the 18-month contract execution, which includes comprehensive engineering and detailed design, procurement, installation, construction and commissioning.
The expansion will increase the 22,000barrels/day asphalt production at Ras Tanura to 42,000barrels/day.