|January 15, 2013|
|16:15 EDT||KBR||KBR awarded contract in Hungary |
KBR announced that it has been awarded a contract to provide a License and Basic Engineering Design Package as part of the Ammonia Plant Revamp for capacity increase at reduced energy consumption by Nitrogenmuvek in the city of Petfurdo, Hungary. KBR will increase ammonia capacity for a 1970s vintage-designed plant from originally 1000 tonnes per day to 1650 mtpd. As a leading supplier of ammonia process technologies, KBR has been involved in the licensing, design, engineering and/or construction of more than 200 ammonia plants worldwide, representing approximately half of current global ammonia production.
News For KBR From The Last 14 Days
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|May 15, 2013|
|11:48 EDT||KBR||Appaloosa reports new stakes in Comcast, Ashland, sells Oracle |
David Tepper's Appaloosa in its quarterly filing report new positions in Comcast (CMCSA), Prudential (PRU), Hess Corp. (HES), Check Point (CHKP), KBR (KBR) and Ashland (ASH). The fund sold its stakes in Oracle (ORCL) and Noble Corp. (NE). Appaloosa's top position is in Citigroup (C), with a stake worth over $376.9M.
|May 13, 2013|
|16:15 EDT||KBR||KBR wins facilities management contract in U.K. |
KBR announced that it has been awarded a contract by the London Mayor’s Office for Policing and Crime to provide facilities management integrator services to the Metropolitan Police Service. The contract includes procuring, managing and auditing the facilities management supply chain on behalf of the Metropolitan Police Service. KBR will also design and manage a building management system to reduce overall maintenance costs to the metropolitan police and establish and manage a facilities management call center.
|May 9, 2013|
|10:08 EDT||KBR||On The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary|
Today's noteworthy initiations include: Chicago Bridge & Iron (CBI) initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank... Fluor (FLR) initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank... Infinity Pharmaceuticals (INFI) initiated with an Outperform at Wells Fargo... Jacobs Engineering (JEC) initiated with a Hold at Deutsche Bank... KBR (KBR) initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank... MasTec (MTZ) initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank... McDermott (MDR) initiated with a Hold at Deutsche Bank... Merit Medical (MMSI) initiated with a Hold at Benchmark Co... Ocean Power (OPTT) initiated with a Strong Buy at Ascendiant Capital... Quanta Services (PWR) initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank... ZELTIQ Aesthetics (ZLTQ) initiated with a Buy at Maxim... Evercore Partners (EVR) initiated with a Positive at Susquehanna... Alexander & Baldwin (ALEX) initiated with an Outperform at JMP Securities... Myriad Genetics (MYGN) coverage resumed with an Overweight at Stephens... Pinnacle Foods (PF) initiated with a Buy at Janney Capital.
|May 8, 2013|
|16:30 EDT||KBR||KBR initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank|
|May 7, 2013|
|16:41 EDT||KBR||KBR awarded turnaround services contract on gulf coast|
KBR announced it has been awarded a contract by a leading chemical company on the Gulf Coast to provide turnaround services for its pyrolysis gasoline, or pygas, unit. KBR will conduct services as the general contractor to perform regulatory maintenance, mechanical fixed equipment, piping systems, electrical and instrumentation services for the pygas unit, as well as all aspects of event management, project controls and subcontractor management. Turnaround execution is expected to increase the operating unit efficiency.
|May 6, 2013|
|16:31 EDT||KBR||KBR awarded alliance contract for Australian road and rail project|
KBR announced that it has been selected by VicRoads, in an alliance agreement with John Holland, Metro Trains Melbourne and Public Transport Victoria, to provide engineering design services for the $145M Mitcham Road and Rooks Road Rail Separation Project located in Victoria, Australia. KBR's design services include preliminary design, detailed engineering design and technical advice during construction.