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February 20, 1994
Fluor Daniel Inc., the Irvine-based engineering subsidiary of Fluor Corp., said Friday it has signed a three-year marketing alliance with a New Jersey biotechnology company. Envirogen Inc. will join with Fluor to market biological treatment systems for hazardous waste pollutants. The companies will look at the applications of new technology for controlling air pollution.
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April 27, 2001
Fluor Daniel, the engineering and construction unit of Fluor Corp. in Aliso Viejo, said Thursday that it has been awarded a $20.8-million contract for the engineering, procurement and construction of a hydrogen desulfurization facility in Portugal. The contract, awarded by Petrogal, an oil refining company, is Fluor's first lump-sum turnkey job in Portugal and its first time working with Petrogal.
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BUSINESS
February 21, 2001 | Dow Jones
Fluor Daniel Inc. said Tuesday it has won a contract to manage the design, procurement and construction of a $2.6-billion petrochemical project in Nanjing, China, for BASF-YPC Co. Fluor said services such as those it has been contracted to perform generally range between 4% and 6% of a contract's total value. Construction is scheduled to begin in 2002, and the petrochemical site is expected to be fully functional by 2005. The project will include nine facilities.
BUSINESS
January 19, 1996
Fluor Daniel Inc. said it was awarded a contract valued at more than $60 million to provide engineering and construction services for Mobil North Sea Ltd., a subsidiary of Mobil Corp. Fluor Daniel will provide services for expansion of Mobil's natural-gas processing plant, the Scottish Area Gas Evaluation terminal, on the northeast coast of Scotland.
BUSINESS
June 4, 1996
Fluor Daniel Inc. said Monday an Australian subsidiary has acquired Signet Engineering Group, a privately owned engineering company with expertise in processing gold, diamonds and other minerals. Terms of the acquisition by Fluor Daniel Pty. Ltd. were not disclosed, but Signet will continue to operate under its own name at its headquarters in Perth, Australia, Fluor Daniel said.
BUSINESS
February 28, 1995
Fluor Daniel Inc. said Monday it has received a $100-million contract to design and build a chemicals plant in Singapore for Hoechst Celanese Chemical Group. The plant, to be completed in mid-1997, will produce vinyl acetate monomer, a chemical used in paint, paper, textiles and packaging. Fluor Daniel, an engineering and construction firm, is the principal unit of Irvine-based Fluor Corp. Hoechst Celanese, a Dallas-based chemicals firm, is part of Germany's Hoechst AG.
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December 14, 2000 | PAMELA DIAMOND
The event: The seventh annual production of "La Posada Magica" at South Coast Repertory in Costa Mesa. The audience for Sunday's opening of the popular Latino holiday play included fourth- and fifth-grade students from Washington Elementary in Santa Ana and their teachers. The children, guests of SCR, were finalists in a schoolwide writing contest on family Christmas traditions. Booklets with copies of their poetry and essays were tucked into the programs.
BUSINESS
November 5, 1999 | DAVID ROSENZWEIG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The U.S. attorney's office said Thursday it will prosecute a whistle-blower lawsuit accusing Aliso Viejo-based Fluor Daniel Inc. of overbilling the government for $9.3 million in contract overhead expenses. The civil lawsuit was filed under seal in 1997 by a former Fluor Daniel accountant. It was unsealed last week by a judge in U.S. District Court in Santa Ana. Flour Daniel is a subsidiary of Fluor Corp., the largest U.S. engineering and construction company. In the suit, Patrick C.
BUSINESS
September 16, 1999 | (Dow Jones)
A joint venture that includes Fluor Daniel has been given a preliminary nod to supply program management services for a $2.14 billion railway construction and engineering project to improve one of the United Kingdom's most heavily traveled rail lines, Aliso Viejo-based Fluor announced Wednesday. Financial terms were not disclosed. The venture, which also includes Mott McDonald, would provide "front-end" services for the seven-year project.
BUSINESS
September 9, 1999 | Dow Jones
Aliso Viejo-based Fluor Daniel and British engineering firm Amec PLC are jointly pursuing several multimillion-dollar oil and gas engineering and construction projects in the Caspian Sea and Vietnam, a Fluor Daniel official said Wednesday. The potential value of the contracts ranges from $150 million to several billion dollars, said Charles Sands, senior vice president, oil and gas power at Fluor Daniel.
BUSINESS
August 18, 1999 | Dow Jones
Duke/Fluor Daniel, a partnership of Duke Energy Corp. and Aliso Viejo-based Fluor Daniel Inc., said Tuesday it has been awarded a contract to provide engineering, procurement and construction services for a $180-million power plant in Upton County, Georgia. The plant is expected to be fully operational by June 1, providing electricity to serve the summer peak demand. The contract was awarded by West Georgia Generating Co., L.P., a subsidiary of Sonat Energy Services Co.
BUSINESS
May 21, 1999 | Bloomberg News
Three of four verdicts in an age-discrimination lawsuit against a Fluor Daniel Inc. unit cleaning up radioactive wastes at the former Fernald processing plant in Ohio have been thrown out by an appeals court. The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday rejected three of a U.S. District Court jury's findings against Fernald Environmental Restoration Management Corp. and its parent, Irvine-based Fluor Daniel. The appeals judges said the evidence did not support jury conclusions.
BUSINESS
February 5, 1999
Irvine-based Fluor Daniel said Thursday that its Maintenance Services operating company has been awarded a three-year contract valued at more than $50 million to provide various engineering and construction services to Clariant. The contract covers work at sites in North and South Carolina, Virginia and Rhode Island, Fluor said.
BUSINESS
January 15, 1999 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Florida Gov. Jeb Bush said Thursday he will withhold funding for a $6.3-billion high-speed train system to have been built by an international consortium that included Irvine-based Fluor Daniel Inc. The 325-mile rail system would have connected Tampa, Orlando and Miami with trains traveling at 125 to 200 mph. Bush opposed the Florida Overland Express, known as the FOX, because of concern that it wouldn't attract enough riders to make it financially viable.
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