Petroleum Refining – Benzene Reduction Project

Petroleum Refining – Benzene Reduction Project
Petroleum Refining – Benzene Reduction Project

Scope:  Construct new Benzene Saturation Unit, new Naphtha Fractionation Unit, and enlarge Hydrogen Plant capacity. 

Budget:  $115MM

Schedule:  Construction 2010 – 2012

  Completed 1 month early

Highlights:  Civil, mechanical, electrical, modular construction and setting, heavy haul & lift, tank geodesic dome

Mitigations/Successes:  Thorough planning and off-site Modular Construction minimized risks; no project contingency budget used.  Rigorous Earned Value methodology was used to measure productivity, predict cost and validate schedule.

Delivered Project Safely, On-time and On-Budget.