Fluor Corporation

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  • Fluor Corporation is "one of the world's largest, publicly owned engineering, procurement, construction, and maintenance services organizations.... Fluor serves customers in a wide variety of traditional and evolving industries worldwide, including chemicals and petrochemicals; commercial and institutional; government projects; life sciences; manufacturing; microelectronics; mining; oil and gas; power; telecommunications; and transportation infrastructure."[1]
  • "Fluor ranks on Fortune magazine's 2003 Global Fortune 500 list of companies and No. 1 in the 'Engineering,Construction' category of the 2003 America's Fortune 500 list. Engineering News-Record (ENR) magazine ranks Fluor Corporation among the top three on their 2003 'The Top 500 Design Firms' list and 'The Top 400 Contractors' list."[2]
  • Fluor has a $1.6 billion contract in Iraq.
  • Fluor is facing a multi-billion dollar lawsuit from past workers in South Africa that claim the huge engineering company exploited, intimidated and brutalized employees under the apartheid regime. [4][5]

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Partnerships

  • ICA Fluor Daniel: 50/50 joint venture to pursue industrial engineering, procurement and construction opportunities in Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean.
  • DEL-JEN, INC.: "operations and maintenance services to U.S. military bases; engineering and construction management services for the Department of Defense; and education and training services for the Job Corp Division of the Department of Labor. DEL-JEN is a wholly owned company of Fluor Corporation."
  • Plant Performance Services LLC (P2SSM): "Fluor Corporation has acquired five specialty operations and maintenance (O&M) business groups from Philip Services Corporation (PSC), a leading provider of O&M services to industrial businesses across the United States. These business groups include Mechanical & Turnaround Services, Electrical & Instrumentation Contracting Services, Power Services, Specialty Welding Services, and Fabrication Services. The former business groups of PSC have been renamed Plant Performance Services LLC or P2SSM. P2S will operate as an independent company to retain its unique competitive position and superior reputation for craftsmanship and performance."
  • Fluor and Aspentech Integrated Process Solutions: "have an engineering and software implementation services agreement aimed at delivering comprehensive enterprise solutions for manufacturers in the chemical and petrochemical industries."
  • ICI & ETB / Fluor Daniel Chlor-Alkali Technology: "Fluor has an agreement with ICI Chlor Chemicals, United Kingdom, to be the approved contractor for chlor-alkali technologies wherever ICI Chemicals is licensed to build large-scale chlor-alkali plants. These plants produce caustic soda and chlorine using ICI's new bipolar technology, known as 'BiChlor'." [6]

Executives

Directors

Accessed January 2009: [1]

Contact

One Enterprise Drive
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656-2606
Tel:949.349.2000
Fax: 949.349.2585

Web: http://www.fluor.com

Resources and articles

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References

  1. Directors, Fluor Corporation, accessed January 19, 2009.