After creating a strong brand name in EPC (Engineering, Procurement and Construction) projects in India, Petron Engineering Construction Limited was acquired by KAZSTROYSERVICE LIMITED (KSS), UK to enter the league of global engineering majors. KSS had the group turnover of Rs. 2,312 Crore for the year 2008-09 and strong equipment base, valued at more than Rs. 500 Crore. KSS group has successfully executed over 100 projects since inception and has a long history of turnkey projects in Engineering, Procurement and Construction. The growth plans of PETRON ENGINEERING Construction Limited & KSS are complimentary and powerful synergy exists to expand the activities of the group in Kazakhstan, India & beyond. Together, the partnership plans to explore Middle East, Far East & Turkmenistan markets to achieve a true International flavor and to realize soaring success in all their ventures.
A truly global organization is identified by the clients it serves to. KSS group has worked with a range of world class clients like AGIP (Axxon, Chevron, E&I), KPO (Shell and BG), Siemens, KaztransOil, KMG, IOCL and many more. Petron Engineering Construction Ltd. by itself successfully finished few global projects such as, for HEISCO a project was executed in Kuwait. For Dangote group, the Obajana Cement Plant was executed in Nigeria which has a capacity of 15,000 TPD cement production. There was also a construction contract for a 4200 TPD green field, Al Anad Cement Project, of National Cement Company (NCC), Lahej, Republic of Yemen which was awarded to Petron Engineering Construction Ltd.
KSS group has branches/regional offices in leading commercial centers of the world with support centers at London, Dubai, Singapore, Gurgaon, Almaty and Atyrau (Kazakhstan).
Amongst the major projects has been the Atashu-Alashanku pipeline, first transnational pipeline exporting oil to China, a project worth Rs. 720 Crore, involving 2 million man hours which the group achieved without lost time injury and completed 8 months well within schedule.
The Group has total manpower of more than 38,500 alongwith the management base consisting of professionals from Germany, Russia, Italy, UK, Scotland, Australia, Ukraine Turkey, India and Kazakhstan. KSS Group with Petron Engineering Construction Ltd. is on the verge of becoming a truly global phenomenon.