CLYDE REFINERY UPGRADE

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:

Abergeldie were engaged by Shell to carry out multiple upgrade and renovation projects at various locations at the Clyde Refinery including, excavation and construction of 24 m x 30 m x 2 m retaining bund walls, a tank farm floor, fabrication and installation of steel pipework, stairs, walkways, an extension of the existing weir, installation of tank farm drainage, and removal/replacement of concrete fireproofing at several locations.

Complex Challenges:

Multiple projects, project managed under a single contract with a single, integrated project management plan. Brownfield conditions requiring work adjacent to operating plant.

Business unit:

Energy

Client:

Shell Refining (Australia)

Current status:

Complete

Start date:

April 2009

Completion period:

February 2010

Contract type:

Lump sum

Value:

$1.2 million