Wood is to grow its chemicals presence in Louisiana and Mississippi with the award of a $20 million contract from SNF Floquip (SNF) to provide maintenance and supplemental project services at its chemicals manufacturing facilities located in Plaquemine, Louisiana and Pearlington, Mississippi.
The initial two-year contract comes with a one-year option to extend and was awarded following a competitive tender process.
Under the contract, Wood will mobilise around 100 employees to support the multi-discipline maintenance and project work scopes at the two facilities.
Andrew Stewart, CEO of Wood’s Asset Solutions Americas business, said: “This strategic win signals the expansion of our downstream and chemicals capabilities and growing presence in a key regional market. Our strong proposition, combining end to end life cycle services with our chemical expertise, enables us to offer a complete package of scalable and tailored solutions to match the diverse needs of the region’s process industries.
SNF Floquip is a subsidiary of SNF Holding, the world’s leading manufacturer of water-soluble polymers, serving prominently public and industrial water and wastewater treatment markets.
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