The KBR Technology Center (KBRTC), located in Houston, TX, is a highly focused, market-driven facility that is fully integrated with KBR's extensive home office operations.
The aim of KBRTC is to help make innovative ideas work. The center seeks to commercialize process technology and add value to KBR's extensive world-renowned engineering, procurement, construction and operations/maintenance capabilities.
The Technology Center is crucial to KBR's vision of the future. It is part of our commitment to invest in new technology development and to continue improving existing technologies for our customers' benefit.
The KBR Technology Center is a unique experimental facility dedicated to the development and commercialization of new and improved process technologies.
The center has expertise in many aspects of the refining and petrochemical process industry. KBRTC's capabilities are unique among engineering and construction companies and provide KBR and our clients with a powerful, strategic resource.
KBRTC is a full-service technology center with a two-fold mission to:
Provide support to KBR Technology Teams in order to maintain and improve upon current technologies, as well as to develop new technologies.
Provide technical expertise to meet client requirements in joint development initiatives or contract research programs.
The facility, comprising approximately 70,000 square feet of laboratory and office space, is located on Houston's west side in the "Energy Corridor."
Services and Capabilities
Through KBRTC, KBR can provide clients with expertise in commercial process development from front-end engineering design to scale-up. KBRTC has had many successes in first-of-a-kind plant development and commercialization of process technology innovations. KBRTC also provides a multitude of services that create real-world solutions to process-related issues, such as: