Industrial Engineering

It is in the hands of Members of Odebrecht Engenharia Industrial to build and set up industrial projects in Brazil and abroad. With modern and automated management systems, the company develops integrated services, ranging from feasibility studies to the maintenance of projects, including the execution of engineering activities and procurement.

Its expertise is spread across several sectors such as:

  • Petroleum
  • Mining
  • Steel
  • Petrochemical
  • Fertilizers
  • Metallurgy
  • Paper And Cellulose

The Organization’s leading company in this activity, Odebrecht Engenharia Industrial was responsible for the modernization of the Santos Waterway Terminal (SP) and Revap’s Propylene Unit, in São José dos Campos (SP), for Petrobras. It also built Braskem’s Polypropylene Plant in Paulínia (SP), the company’s first greenfield project and a sample of the synergy between Odebrecht’s businesses.

In 2009, it won important contracts, such as the manufacture of five submarines for the Brazilian Navy (RJ). The construction of the La Plata (Argentina) and Puerto La Cruz (Venezuela) refineries also entered its portfolio.

In 2010, the works on Braskem’s “green ethylene” plant in Triunfo, in Rio Grande do Sul , were completed , the first in the world to manufacture plastic from a 100% renewable source.

It also won contracts with Petrobras, PDVSA, Braskem and ETH and continued with 19 projects for clients in Brazil, Argentina, Mexico and Venezuela.

In the United States, the company maintains several works in progress, including the expansion of the North Terminal of Miami Airport and the work to contain floods in New Orleans. In 2011, he won his first port work in the country, at the Port of Miami, to make the circulation of super freighters possible, and started the maintenance work of Petrobras’ Pasadena Refinery in Texas.

In Salvador, Bahia, Odebrecht, OAS and UTC formed a joint venture for the implementation of the Enseada do Paraguaçu Shipyard (EEP), aimed at the construction and integration of offshore units , such as platforms, specialized ships and drilling units.