Related Links: Pemex to Go for FPSO to Develop Ayatsil-Tekel in Gulf of Mexico Mexican officials are investigating an accident earlier this month at a fabrication yard owned by a joint venture of Fluor Corp. and Empresas ICA, S.A.B. de C.V. that caused workers working in a man-basket to fall 130 ft to the ground, killing five instantly. Two others later died from their injuries.The firms also confirmed that one worker is in serious condition after the June 11 accident at the Matarredonda facility in Veracruz state.ICA-Fluor’s work there is part of its $95-million contract, awarded in 2012, to build
The market is generally healthy and steadily growing, and margins are up for large specialty contractors. Further, advances in design tools and owner demand for collaboration are giving subcontractors a seat at the table early on in projects.