News release just in – looks like MAP Detroit Refinery & Coker project moves into EPC stage with selection of Fluor: Expansion still targeted online by 2010.
bizjournals.com Marathon awards Fluor $1.6B refinery contract Friday January 4, 12:08 pm ET
Marathon Oil Corp. has awarded engineering services company Fluor Corp. a $1.6 billion contract to provide integrated engineering, procurement and construction services for the Houston oil giant’s Detroit refinery expansion.
Irving-based Fluor said construction on the $1.9 billion refinery project will begin this year with completion scheduled for late 2010.
The expansion will increase the Detroit refinery’s heavy oil processing capacity to about 80,000 barrels per day. Total crude oil refining capacity will increase to 115,000 barrels per day.
Marathon approved the Detroit expansion project in October.
Published January 4, 2008 by the Houston Business Journal