Jacobs Engineering Awarded Contract from PPL
Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) announced today that it
received a contract from Paradeep Phosphates Limited (PPL) to provide
project management consultancy (PMC) services for its sulfuric acid
plant expansion project in Paradeep, Orissa, India.
Officials did not disclose the contract value, however noted that the
total contract duration is 24 months.
Under the terms of the contract, Jacobs is overseeing the work of
engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractors as they
expand PPL's sulfuric acid plant to enable an estimated capacity of over
2,000 tons per day. The expansion project also includes a retrofit of
the heat recovery system in PPL's existing sulfuric acid plants, plus a