| 2017-03-21 07:45:43|
JEC 07:45 03/21 03/21/17
Jacobs Engineering awarded construction management contract by Oxea Corporation
Jacobs Engineering Group has been awarded a construction management contract from Oxea Corporation for a Propanol Expansion project at its manufacturing site at Bay City, Texas. Propanol is used to manufacture products such as cosmetics and pharmaceuticals, printing inks, coatings and adhesives. Jacobs is delivering pre-construction planning and construction management services to help deliver the new Propanol 2 unit that will add a capacity of 100,000 metric ton per year of propanol and 40,000 metric ton per year of propionaldehyde. The unit is scheduled to come on line in 2018. Once commissioned, it will position Oxea for future growth and increased market demand.