PRPC Refinery and Cracker, a subsidiary of PETRONAS, has awarded a contract to UK-based Petrofac to provide engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning (EPCC) services at its petrochemical project at Pengerang in Johor, Malaysia, as per chemicals-technology.com.
Under the contract, which is valued at over US$500 mln, Petrofac will provide services for three sulphur recovery units, two amine regeneration units, two sour water stripping units, a liquid sulphur storage unit and a sulphur solidification package unit. RAPID forms part of PETRONAS’s Pengerang Integrated Complex (PIC) development, which comprises the Pengerang co-generation plant, re-gasification terminal 2, an air separation unit, a raw water supply project, crude and product tanks, and central and shared utilities and facilities. PIC refinery start-up is expected in early 2019.
Petrofac Onshore Engineering & Construction business managing director Subramanian Sarma said: “This award represents another significant step in building our capability in the Asia Pacific region. Malaysia is a core country for us, PETRONAS a key customer, and we have a substantial physical presence in the country to support our on-going projects and future aspirations.”