The Fluor Pilot Plant also provides realistic industry experience to trainee chemical weapons inspectors who use the facility to gain practical hands-on experience in preparation for their field work. The trainees are from the Nobel Peace Prize-winning Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, headquartered in The Hague, Netherlands."Fluor in the UK is working with government and academia to develop the optimum engineering talent pool for the country, and it is particularly pleasing that our long collaboration with Surrey University has resulted in enhancing industry-like experience for chemical engineering graduates," said Ashley Rees, vice president and managing director of Fluor's UK operations. "We continue to seek initiatives and partnerships with STEM-focused universities and schools so that we can create an engineering legacy." The University of Surrey is an internationally recognized research-intensive institution that is committed to working with industry-leading companies to ensure that its students are at the cutting edge of their field of study. More than 90 Surrey graduates have worked or currently work at Fluor, and some of these representatives attended the opening event. Fluor's UK operations are based in Farnborough, Hampshire, from where the company serves a wide range of industries including energy, chemicals, government, life sciences, advanced manufacturing, infrastructure, mining and the nuclear power market sectors. About Fluor Corporation Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) is a global engineering, procurement, fabrication, construction and maintenance company that designs, builds and maintains capital-efficient facilities for its clients on six continents. For more than a century, Fluor has served its clients by delivering innovative and integrated solutions across the globe. With headquarters in Irving, Texas, Fluor ranks 149 on the Fortune 500 list with revenue of $19 billion in 2016 and has more than 60,000 employees worldwide. For more information, please visit www.fluor.com or follow Fluor on social media at Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube.