KBR has received an award associated with the Fort Hills Oil Sands Mining Project. KBR won a reimbursable contract to provide construction services at the facility located 90km north of Fort McMurray, Alberta.
Awarded by SK E&C subsidiary Sunlake, KBR's scope includes onsite construction management and direct hire field construction services at the Fort Hills Secondary Extraction facility. This scope follows KBR's contract to perform a detailed constructability study for the project.
Work on the projects has commenced and will be executed over the next 18 months, with completion expected in 1Q 2017. The contract value was not disclosed. Expected revenue from the contract will be included in KBR's 2Q 2015 backlog of unfilled orders for the engineering and construction segment.