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FLUOR DANIEL ANNOUNCES HUDSON BAY MINING AND SMELTING AWARD

 FLUOR DANIEL ANNOUNCES HUDSON BAY MINING AND SMELTING AWARD
 IRVINE, Calif., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Fluor Daniel announced today that it has been awarded a contract by Canadian-based Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting Co. Ltd. The value of the contract is approximately $160 million.
 Fluor Daniel Wright, the mining and metallurgy unit of Fluor Daniel, will perform engineering, procurement and construction management services to environmentally upgrade Hudson Bay's mineral processing operations in Flin Flon, Manitoba, Canada. The scope of work includes upgrading an existing copper smelter with the installation of a state-of-the-art Noranda reactor and designing and installing new zinc extraction facilities.
 Engineering is under way in Vancouver with construction scheduled for phased completion through 1993. The project will modernize the mine's processing facilities, built in the 1920s, to meet or surpass stringent environmental standards.
 Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting Co. Ltd. mines and processes metals, primarily copper, zinc, nickel, gold and silver, in northern Manitoba and Saskatchewan and has other natural resource interests in Canada. The company is the largest private sector employer in northern Manitoba and Saskatchewan with approximately 2,400 employees and annual sales of about $357 million.
 Fluor Daniel Inc., Fluor Corp.'s (NYSE: FLR) principal subsidiary, is an international engineering, construction, maintenance and technical services company with more than 50 offices worldwide.
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 /CONTACT: Deborah Land (media), 714-975-3971, or Lila Churney (investors), 714-975-3909, both of Fluor Corp./
 (FLR) CO: Fluor Daniel; Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting Co. Ltd. ST: California IN: CST SU: CON


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