Carbo Ceramics (China) Co. Ltd has awarded Kvaerner a contract for consultancy services for a grassroot proppant plant.
Carbo Ceramics (China) Co. Ltd has awarded Kvaerner, the Norwegian engineering and construction group a contract which will have Kvaerner provide project manangement consultancy services for a grassroot proppant plant, as stated by Kvaerner.
This US $10 million grassroot facility is to be located in Luoyang City, Henan Province, China. Kvaerner will start construction of the plant this month. The hydrocarbons industry uses proppant to enhance flow and improve well performance in oil and gas reservoirs. The plant will produce 20,000 tonnes of proppant per annum.