HOUSTON, TEXAS – Mustang Engineering (“Mustang”), a subsidiary of international energy services company John Wood Group PLC (“Wood Group”), has been selected by Valero Energy Corporation to provide engineering and procurement services for the upgrade of two Houston-area refineries. The Texas City refinery project will include the upgrade of an existing hydrotreater and the design of offsite facilities and tie-ins for the production of ultra low-sulfur diesel (ULSD) as part of Valero’s clean fuels program. Mustang will also provide design of offsite facilities, tie-ins for a new ULSD unit and revamping of the sulfur removal facilities at the Valero Houston refinery. Mustang is currently providing engineering services for projects at eight of Valero’s U.S. refineries, several of which include ULSD upgrades.
Mustang Engineering, a Wood Group company is an independent services provider to the global oil, gas and chemical industries. Mustang specializes in design, engineering, procurement, project management and construction management of upstream oil and gas facilities and structures, midstream projects, process plants, petrochemical and chemicals, pharmaceuticals, pipelines, and automation and control projects. Capabilities range from feasibility studies through startup for both onshore and offshore projects. Mustang has U.S. offices in Houston; Tampa, Florida; Birmingham, Alabama; Savannah, Georgia; Monroe, Louisiana; Columbus, Ohio; Martinez, California; and Philadelphia; as well as international offices in London, Perth and Melbourne.
Wood Group is an international energy services company with $2.3bn sales, employing more than 14,000 people worldwide and operating in 36 countries. The Group has three businesses—Engineering & Production Facilities, Well Support, and Gas Turbine Services—providing a range of engineering, production support, maintenance management and industrial gas turbine overhaul and repair services to the oil & gas, and power generation industries worldwide.