Shell selects Fluor as EPC contractor for CCS facility

Fluor Corporation has been announced as the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor for Shell’s carbon capture facility as part of the Quest carbon capture and storage (CCS) project.

The Quest programme is being built on behalf of the Athabasca Oil Sands Project joint venture owners — including Shell, Chevron and Marathon Oil — with support from the Canadian and Alberta governments.

Fluor booked the undisclosed contract value in the third quarter.