Foster Wheeler provides FEED for refinery

A subsidiary of Foster Wheeler’s Global Engineering and Construction Group has been awarded contracts by Petrom, an oil and gas producer, for investments that form part of its Petrobrazi Modernization Project.

Foster Wheeler, an engineering, procurement and construction contractor, will provide front-end engineering design (FEED) modification services and engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) for the revamp of an atmospheric/vacuum distillation unit at the Petrobrazi refinery in Ploesti, Romania.

The company has also been awarded an EPCM contract for a new amine unit and the FEED for the revamp of a delayed coking unit.

The contract value was not disclosed and has been included in Foster Wheeler’s fourth-quarter 2009 bookings.