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FLUORFluorescent
FLUORFiber Linked Unit for Optical Recombination (astronomy)
FLUORFacturació Lògica Universal Oberta I Ràpida (Spanish: Logical, Universal, Open and Quick invoicing)
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Engineering News-Record magazine ranks Fluor No 1 on its Top 100 Design-Build Firms list and No 2 on its Top 400 Contractors list in 2011.
As the project services contractor, Fluor is providing oversight assistance for the deepwater marine terminal expansion in Novorossiysk as well as the SCADA system for the entire pipeline.
Michael Lebens, president of Tenaska's Engineering & Operations Group said, 'Fluor's Econamine FG Plus(SM) technology has been licensed at commercial scale in 26 industrial plants worldwide, including three in the United States.
Fluor's scope of work includes full EPCM services using a design-build approach, which also includes the trichlorosilane plant, chemical vapor deposition reactors, converters, and associated utilities, offsites and infrastructure.
Under the agreement Intergraph's division will supply integrated life cycle engineering software to Fluor Daniel and its affiliates throughout Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia.
The court rejected the IRS's argument that Fluor had use of funds rightfully belonging to the government and found under the statute that Fluor's "tax obligation for 1982 was changed; it was reduced by the foreign tax [credit] carried back which was `deemed' paid in 1982."
'Fluor is pleased that INEOS has chosen us to continue supporting the company's strategic investment plans with the return of this important VAM processing capability to the UK market,' said Simon Nottingham, president of Fluor's Energy & Chemicals business in Europe, Africa and the Middle East.
In the same quarter last year, Fluor reported EPS of 81 cents on revenue of $4.88 billion.
Work on the 14-month contract began in January 2019, led by Fluor's Bergen op Zoom office.
"Having completed the front-end engineering design, we are pleased to undertake the design and construction of this major investment that accelerates Halliburton's strategic expansion of its fast-growing specialty chemicals business," said Simon Nottingham, president of Fluor's Energy & Chemicals business in Europe, Africa and the Middle East.
"With the growing automotive market in China, Fluor will assist Valvoline to meet the demand for its products by delivering this facility on schedule and with execution excellence," Sandeep Nibber, president of Fluor's energy and chemicals business in Asia-Pacific, said in the release.
A manufacturer stated a claim for defamation against the project-management company for whom it had provided turbines, based on oblique comments about "quality control" made by the company's CEO on its shareholder earnings call.<br />Background<br />In this action, Plaintiff Fluor Enterprises asserts a breach-of-contract claim against Defendant Mitsubishi, and Mitsubishi has counterclaimed for defamation.<br />In February 2012, Mitsubishi entered into a Turbine Supply Agreement with Virginia Electric & Power Co.