Emerson Process Management, a business of Emerson, St Louis, Missouri, has announced a major contract with Hyundai Engineering & Construction Co Ltd, Seoul, Korea, to supply an oil/gas terminal for Kuwait National Petroleum (KNPC).
Emerson's Daniel division has been contracted to provide the terminal's complete custody transfer measurement and operations system to be used at KNPC's new oil pier.
Several Emerson divisions including Daniel, Micro Motion, Intellution, Rosemount, ASCO, and Appleton are supplying equipment. Hyundai is the general contractor for the project.
"This is a significant order for Emerson and a great example of how our organization is bringing the engineering and technology capabilities of its divisions together to provide innovative solutions for our customers," said John Berra, executive vice-president of Emerson with responsibility for the process management business.
"We appreciate this opportunity to work with Hyundai and KNPC to develop a complete and integrated measurement system for this vital infrastructure project in Kuwait," said Gene Perkins, president of Emerson's Daniel Division.
Daniel in Houston will do design, integration and factory acceptance testing. Shipment is scheduled for completion by mid-2002.