Mossel Bay – Western Cape, South Africa

Project Scope

Fabrication and erection of steel structures and piperacks. Installation of equipment including reactors, vessels, pumps. Fabrication and erection of carbon and stainless steel pipework, blasting and painting, heat tracing and insulation. Electrical and instrument installation, testing and loop checking. Precommissioning.

Project Description

International engineering company Technip selected SA Five as main construction contractor for this project at PetroSA’s Mossel Bay Refinery. Mechanical, electrical and instrument field work was undertaken by establishment at PetroSA’s site.

Scope includes (approximate figures):

  • 300 tonnes pipework fabrication and erection
  • 500 tonnes structural steel fabrication and erection
  • 200 systems for testpacks
  • 5000m² piping insulation
  • 1000m² vessel insulation
  • Major lifts include: Reactor (100T) and Catalyst Vessel (90T)