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Punj Lloyd bags Saudi Aramco-Sinopec JV contract

Punj Lloyd today announced an  EPC contract on LSTK basis in Yanbu, Saudi Arabia worth INR 312 crore. The ‘Clean Fuels Interfacing Facilities Project’ was awarded to Punj Lloyd subsidiary, Dayim Punj Lloyd, by the Yanbu Aramco Sinopec Refining Company Limited (YASREF).

The project objective is to interface YASREF with the Aramco Yanbu Refinery to supply low sulphur clean transportation fuel – diesel and gasoline – for domestic distribution. In addition, the pipeline system will also contain provision to transport YASREF refined products to the western regional pipeline hub. To achieve this objective, Dayim Punj Lloyd’s scope of work includes:

i. Two new pipeline systems, 30” x 7 km each, for diesel and gasoline – to be installed to deliver YASREF refined products to Yanbu Refinery (YR) for domestic distribution.
ii. A dedicated custody metering system for each refined product.
iii. A new analyzer to be installed inside Yanbu Refinery.
iv. A new Red / Green dye injection for gasoline to be installed in the Yanbu Refinery premises within the new line from YASREF to Yanbu Refinery’s gasoline tanks.
v. Modification of three existing kerosene tanks inside Yanbu Refinery by installation of internal floating roofs in order to adequately receive YASREF gasoline.
vi. Extension of existing SIH Control to house the DCS/ PLC panels and to be equipped with HVAC. Associated civil & structural, firefighting, E&I work and automation work are also to be carried out under this scope.

Speaking on this new opportunity, Punj Lloyd Director, Atul Jain said, “This is the third contract by YASREF to Dayim Punj Lloyd which is reflective of the strong partnership that has been formed between YASREF and Punj Lloyd, focusing on quality, safety and successful delivery of projects.”

Prior to this contract, Punj Lloyd had successfully completed the Offsite Pipeline Package and is due to complete the pipeline relocation.With this order, the Group’s order backlog stands at INR 19,929 crores. The order backlog is the value of unexecuted orders on December 31, 2016 plus new orders received after that date.

About Punj Lloyd:
The Punj Lloyd Group is a diversified international conglomerate offering EPC services in Energy and Infrastructure along with engineering and manufacturing capabilities in the Defence sector. Known for its capabilities in delivering mega projects “on time,” thereby ensuring repeat customers, the Group possesses a rich experience of successfully delivered projects across the globe, while maintaining the highest standards of health, safety, environment and quality (HSEQ).

Source: www.punjlloyd.com