Foster Wheeler subsidiary wins Russian refinery contract

Engineering, procurement and construction company Foster Wheeler has announced that a subsidiary of its Global Engineering and Construction group has been awarded a contract by JSC Novo-Ufimsky Refinery, a subsidiary of Russian oil company Bashneft, for the engineering and material supply of a new Terrace Wall steam reformer heater and air preheating system for the Ufa refinery in the Republic of Bashkortostan, Russia.

The value of Foster Wheeler’s contract was not disclosed but was included in the company’s fourth-quarter 2010 bookings.