KBR Selected to Perform Turnaround Management and Turnaround Mechanical Execution Services for BP Plant in Decatur, Ala.

  KBR Selected to Perform Turnaround Management and Turnaround Mechanical
  Execution Services for BP Plant in Decatur, Ala.

Business Wire

HOUSTON -- January 22, 2013

KBR (NYSE: KBR) announced today that it has been selected to provide the BP
Decatur site with specialty turnaround management and turnaround mechanical
execution services for one of the six on-site production units at the Western
Hemisphere aromatics petrochemical site in Decatur, Ala. This plant utilizes
paraxylene to manufacture plastic bottles, polyester material and new
generation polyesters and resins.

The contract award is valued at $3.5 million and underscores KBR’s ability to
mobilize skilled resources and execute highly complex, time-sensitive
projects.

“KBR has extensive experience serving the petrochemical industry by providing
specialized turnaround management, project controls, and direct hire execution
services,” said Ivor Harrington, Group President, KBR Services. “KBR has
provided supplemental maintenance, annual shutdowns and small capital projects
to the site since 1998. We are pleased to have been selected by this valued
client and look forward to building on our long-standing relationship as we
work toward the successful completion of this project.”

KBR is a global engineering, construction and services company supporting the
energy, hydrocarbon, government services, minerals, civil infrastructure,
power, industrial, and commercial markets. For more information, visit
www.kbr.com.

Contact:

KBR
Zac Nagle, 713-753-5082
Vice President, Investor Relations and Communications
Investors@kbr.com
or
Media Relations Hotline:
Marianne Gooch, 713-753-3800
Director, Corporate Communications
Mediarelations@kbr.com
 
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