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International Projects Archive - 2008

Subsea Umbilical Frame Agreement to Aker Solutions

Aker Solutions signs frame agreement with Shell Norway and Shell U.K. Limited for the supply of subsea umbilicals. Steel tube umbilicals for Shell's projects will be manufactured at Aker Solutions' purpose-built facility in Moss, Norway. Engineering and project management will be run from Oslo, Norway.
30/12/2008  More »

Release of Option Under Statfjord Latelife Contract

StatoilHydro has exercised the Phase 3 option for modification of the Statfjord B&C topsides with Aker Solutions. The option represents a continuation of the Statfjord Latelife project executed by Aker Solutions at present.
23/12/2008  More »

Bechtel Awarded $40M FEED Contract at
Gladstone LNG in Australia

Santos and Petronas announce appointment of Bechtel as Front End Engineering Design (FEED) contractor for downstream components of Gladstone LNG™ (GLNG™). The GLNG™ project involves the construction of an initial nominal 3.5 million tonne per annum LNG liquefaction plant utilising the ConocoPhillips Optimized Cascade™ Process on Curtis Island in Gladstone Harbour, with gas supply from Santos/Petronas coal seam gas fields in South East Queensland.
22/12/2008  More »

Expro Awarded Contract Extension in Giant Karachaganak Field

Expro awarded three-year contract extension from Karachaganak Petroleum Operating B.V. (KPO) to continue well testing services on the Karachaganak field in western Kazakhstan, one of the world's largest oil and gas condensate fields. Expro was awarded the initial contract in 2005 which will now be extended until October 2011.
19/12/2008  More »

Chevron Energy Solutions Awarded U.S. DOE Contract for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Power Projects

Chevron Energy Solutions (CES), a unit of Chevron Corporation, awarded master contract by U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to work with federal agencies to reduce energy and water consumption and increase use of renewable energy at agency facilities.
19/12/2008  More »

Aker Solutions Secures Contracts for Offshore Loading Systems

Aker Solutions awarded several contracts for supply of offshore loading systems and deck machinery. Total contract value for Aker Solutions is approximately NOK 70 million. Contract awards are from Teekay Corporation, Cosco Nantong Shipyard Co., Ltd. and Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. for the supply of offshore loading systems.
18/12/2008  More »

CB&I Awarded Second Nuclear Power Project

CB&I awarded second engineering, procurement, fabrication and construction contract, valued in excess of $150 million, by Westinghouse Electric Company to build containment vessels for a nuclear power plant expansion in the southeastern U.S.
17/12/2008  More »

Foster Wheeler Awarded EPCM Contracts for New Chemical Facility
in Thailand

Foster Wheeler International Corporation (Thailand branch) awarded contracts by MTP HPPO Manufacturing Company Limited, a subsidiary of Siam Styrene Monomer Company Limited, a joint venture between The Dow Chemical Company and Siam Cement Group, relating to a new chemicals facility at Banchang, near Map Ta Phut in Thailand.
17/12/2008  More »

AMEC Appointed as Technical Consultant for all KMG Projects

AMEC selected by JSC National Company KazMunayGas (KMG), the National Oil Company of Kazakhstan, as a Technical Consultant. The contract covers consultancy services related to field development planning, programme management, project management and implementation and other associated activities for KMG's oil and gas assets in Kazakhstan, including the Kashagan oil field in the north Caspian Sea, the largest field discovered in the last 30 years.
17/12/2008  More »

Mott MacDonald Appointed Technical Adviser to the Electricity and Water Authority Bahrain

Mott MacDonald appointed by Ministry of Finance as Technical Adviser to the Electricity and Water Authority in Bahrain for multi-million dollar Al Dur Independent Water and Power Project.
15/12/2008  More »

Euroconsult Mott MacDonald Assists on Egyptian Irrigation Project

Euroconsult Mott MacDonald, in collaboration with project partners, is assisting the Government of Egypt as Chief Technical Adviser on the Integrated Irrigation Improvement and Management Project (IIIMP). The IIIMP is worth several hundred million euros and has been introduced to increase efficiency and sustainable use of land and water leading to a positive impact on water distribution and hence poverty alleviation.
15/12/2008  More »

Acergy S.A. Awarded $250 million Contract in Angola

Acergy announced today award from Angola LNG Limited of contract for development of nearshore/onshore segment of pipeline network required for transportation of gas from Blocks 0, 14, 15, 17 and 18 to Angola LNG's plant in Soyo, Angola. Angola LNG Limited's shareholders are affiliates of Chevron, Sonangol, BP, Total and ENI.
15/12/2008  More »

KBR Awarded Two Contracts for Engineering Services by Sasol Technology (Pty) Ltd

KBR awarded two contracts by Sasol Technology (Pty) Ltd., to provide, respectively, engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCm) services, and basic engineering services for two of its petrochemical projects in Sasolburg, South Africa. Contracts total approximately US$2.7 million and work is expected to begin immediately.
11/12/2008  More »

Neal & Massy Wood Group to Provide Maintenance Services for Trinidadian Methanol Plant

Neal & Massy Wood Group Ltd. ("NMWG"), Trinidadian company jointly owned by John Wood Group PLC ("Wood Group") subsidiary and Neal & Massy Energy Ltd., awarded five-year, performance-based contract by Methanex Trinidad Ltd. ("Methanex") to provide maintenance services for its Titan and Atlas methanol production facilities in Trinidad.
09/12/2008  More »

Aker Solutions Sign USD 235 million Subsea Installation Deal

Aker Solutions, through its subsidiary Aker Installation FP AS, signs change order to an existing contract with Reliance Industries Ltd, India, for transportation, installation and commissioning of the company's MA-D6 subsea development (2nd phase), including gas export system and production wells.
09/12/2008  More »

Essent and Shell Take First Step Toward Low-CO2 Power Plant

Essent Business Development B.V. (Essent) and Shell Gas & Power Developments B.V. (Shell) agree to study feasibility of a 1,000-megawatt, low-CO2 power plant. Most of the CO2 produced by the plant would be captured and stored underground. Essent and Shell sign Memorandum of Understanding for the feasibility study.
08/12/2008  More »

KBR Awarded FEED Contract for Grassroots Refinery Project in
South Africa

KBR selected by The Petroleum Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa (Pty) Ltd. (PetroSA) to provide feasibility and front-end engineering and design (FEED) study services for its proposed 400,000 barrels per day (bpd) grassroots refinery - Project Mthombo (also known as Coega refinery). Work on the project is expected to begin in December 2008 and will primarily be conducted out of KBR offices in Houston and Johannesburg.
08/12/2008  More »

KBR Awarded Lobito Refinery Site Development Contract by Sonangol

KBR awarded site development contract by Sonangol, E.P. to provide engineering, procurement and construction management services for the 200,000 barrel per day (bpd) Lobito refinery, located in Lobito, Angola.
05/12/2008  More »

AMEC Awarded Clean Air Project by Southern Company

AMEC has been awarded a contract by Southern Company's Alabama Power for the assembly and installation of essential emissions enhancements equipment at Plant Gaston, a coal-fueled power plant located along the Coosa River in Wilsonville, Alabama.
04/12/2008  More »

Fluor Awarded Construction Contract for Wood River Coker
Refinery Expansion

Fluor awarded contract for construction and construction management of process, utility and offsites in connection with coker refinery expansion project by WRB Refining LLC, a joint venture between ConocoPhillips and EnCana. It is expected that about 500 professionals will work from Fluor's Calgary, Houston and New Delhi, India, office locations.
03/12/2008  More »

Wood Group And Serba Alliance Enter Into Term Maintenance Agreement With Petronas Gas Berhad

As a result of an alliance between the Gas Turbine Services division ("GTS") of international energy services company, John Wood Group PLC ("Wood Group") and Malaysia's Serba Dinamik Sdn Bhd ("Serba"), a Short Term Maintenance Agreement has been entered into with Petronas Gas Berhad ("PGB").
02/12/2008  More »

Fluor Awarded EPC Contract for Jack County Unit 2 Power Plant

Fluor Corporation secures contract for engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning for Brazos Electric Power Cooperative's Jack County Generating Facility Unit 2 power plant located near Bridgeport, Texas.
01/12/2008  More »

Troll B Subsea Umbilical Contract to Aker Solutions

Aker Solutions sign contract with Subsea 7 to supply steel tube umbilicals for the Troll B gas development in the Norwegian Sea. Contract value is approximately NOK 100 million. Umbilicals will be manufactured and delivered out of Aker Solutions' facility in Moss, Norway. Delivery is scheduled for April 2010.
27/11/2008  More »

Aker Solutions Secures Subsea Installation Contract Offshore Canada
Oil Company

Aker Solutions signs contract with EnCana Corporation for the transport and installation of wellhead protection structures on the Deep Panuke development, offshore Nova Scotia, Canada. Contract will be undertaken by Aker Solutions subsidiary Aker Marine Contractors AS. Scope of work comprises engineering, planning and offshore operations. Work will commence immediately.
25/11/2008  More »

Petrofac Awarded US$543 million Lump-sum Contract with Kuwait
Oil Company

Petrofac awarded KD147 million (approximately US$543 million) lump-sum contract by Kuwait Oil Company (KOC). Contract is for engineering, procurement and construction services for new gas pipeline running from KOC's Booster Station 131 in North Kuwait to its liquefied petroleum gas plant located at the Mina Al-Ahmadi refinery.
19/11/2008  More »

KBR Selected for Pre-FEED Study by Egypt Hydrocarbon Corporation

KBR awarded contract by Egypt Hydrocarbon Corporation (EHC) to complete pre-Front End Engineering Design (pre-FEED) study for two polyethylene units at its proposed petrochemical complex. The complex will be located 25 km (15.5 miles) from Suez, Egypt, near the Red Sea. Under the pre-FEED study, KBR will perform PolyEthylene (PE) technology evaluation and licensor recommendation to EHC.
19/11/2008  More »

KCA DEUTAG Wins Major Russian Land Drilling Contract

KCA DEUTAG awarded US$50 million land drilling contract from Russian oil and gas operator Arctic Gas Co (a Company participated by Eni and Enel). The contract, which is for an initial three years with extensions, saw KCA DEUTAG's rig T-505 commence operations in the fourth quarter 2008, in the Severo-Samburgskoye field in Novy Urengoy, western Siberia.
18/11/2008  More »

Jacobs Receives Contract to Expand Biopharma Facility in Ireland

Jacobs Engineering Group receives contract to provide engineering, procurement, and construction management services to support ongoing expansion of Genzyme's biopharma fill/finish tabletting facility in Waterford, Ireland. Construction is scheduled to be completed in 2009.
18/11/2008  More »

Masdar Awards Design Contract for Abu Dhabi Carbon Capture and Storage Project to Mustang

Masdar, an Abu Dhabi government initiative, owned by Mubadala Development Company, announced today the selection of Houston, Texas-based Mustang Engineering, a subsidiary of John Wood Group PLC, to provide front-end engineering and design (FEED) services for Masdar's Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) project in the United Arab Emirates.
18/11/2008  More »

Jacobs Receives Contract to Support Bioprocessing Facility Project
in Ireland

Jacobs Engineering Group receives contract from Ireland's National Institute for Bioprocessing Research and Training (NIBRT) to provide integrated design team to support development of state-of-the-art facility in Dublin. Jacobs is one of three leading contractors in Ireland selected to execute the project.
18/11/2008  More »

Jacobs Receives Diesel Desulfurizer Contract From Flint Hills Resources

Jacobs Engineering Group announces it is performing engineering, procurement, and construction services for Flint Hills Resources' new diesel desulfurization unit in Corpus Christi, Texas. Estimate for the overall project, which includes the construction of the desulfurization unit, is estimated to be more than $250 million.
18/11/2008  More »

Foster Wheeler Wins Major Refinery Upgrade Contract in Colombia

Foster Wheeler Ltd announces that two of its subsidiaries, Foster Wheeler USA Corporation and Process Consultants, Inc., awarded front-end engineering design (FEED) and project management consultancy (PMC) contract by Ecopetrol S.A. for the Barrancabermeja Refinery Upgrade Project in Colombia.
17/11/2008  More »

Arkema and Aker Solutions Sign MoU for Marketing of Arkema's PVC Process

Arkema and Aker Solutions sign Memorandum of Understanding for global cooperation on marketing of Arkema's proprietary PVC technology. Under the terms of this proposed cooperation, Arkema will provide its proprietary PVC technology and start-up technical services, whilst Aker Solutions will supply process design, engineering and construction services.
14/11/2008  More »

KBR Awarded Contract by Qatar-Bahrain Causeway Foundation

KBR awarded contract by Qatar-Bahrain Causeway Foundation (the "QBC Foundation") to provide design management, project management, and construction management services for the Qatar-Bahrain road and rail marine crossing. KBR's work on the contract, in association with Halcrow, a U.K. based international engineering company, is expected to begin immediately
13/11/2008  More »

Aker Solutions Signs Up for Murphy's Subsea Inventory Programme

Aker Solutions sign contracts with Murphy Exploration & Production Company - USA (Murphy) to provide subsea trees, control systems and steel tube umbilicals to the company's Gulf of Mexico (GOM) programme. Initial order is worth approximately USD 23 million.
12/11/2008  More »

KBR Awarded Lobito Refinery FEED Contract by Sonangol

KBR awarded contract by Sonangol, E.P. to provide front-end engineering and design (FEED) work for its Lobito refinery, located in Lobito, Angola. Work is expected to begin immediately.
05/11/2008  More »

Foster Wheeler Awarded Contract for Circulating Fluidized-Bed Steam Generator by Yuen Foong Yu Paper

Foster Wheeler Ltd. announces that a subsidiary of its Global Power Group has been awarded a contract by Yuen Foong Yu Paper Manufacturing Co., Ltd (YFY) for the design and supply of a circulating fluidized-bed (CFB) steam generator to be located at its Chiutang Mill in Kaoshiung, Taiwan.
04/11/2008  More »

Foster Wheeler Wins FEED for Sasol Wax Expansion Project in
South Africa

Foster Wheeler Ltd announced that its South African subsidiary, Foster Wheeler South Africa (Pty) Limited, part of its Global Engineering and Construction Group, has been awarded a front-end engineering design (FEED) contract by Sasol Chemical Industries Limited for the Sasolburg Fischer-Tropsch Wax Expansion Project in South Africa.
04/11/2008  More »

KBR Subsidiary Granherne Selected for Two Pre-FEED Studies by BG Trinidad and Tobago

KBR's consulting subsidiary Granherne selected as contractor for two pre-front-end engineering and design (pre-FEED) studies by BG Trinidad & Tobago (BG T&T). The contracts are valued at $1.2 million. Work is expected to begin immediately.
03/11/2008  More »

Aker Solutions Awarded Contract for BP in Germany

Aker Solutions awarded five year framework contract by Deutsche BP AG for provision of engineering and construction management services at its Erdöl-Raffinerie Emsland (BP - Lingen) production facility in Germany.
30/10/2008  More »

Foster Wheeler Awarded Contract for New Refinery
in Libya

Foster Wheeler Ltd's Milan-based subsidiary Foster Wheeler Italiana S.p.A., part of its Global Engineering and Construction Group, has been awarded a contract by Zwara Oil Refinery Company Limited (ZORCO) for consultancy and project management services for a planned new 200,000 barrels per stream day crude oil refinery at Mellita, near Zwara, in the Great Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya. ZORCO is a project company in which Tamoil Africa Holdings Ltd. holds the equity.
30/10/2008  More »

Total launch OML 58 Upgrade Project in Nigeria

Total subsidiary, Total E&P Nigeria Limited (TEPNG), operator of the NNPC/TEPNG joint venture with a 40% interest, launches OML 58 upgrade project. Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) owns the remaining 60% interest of the joint venture. OML 58 is located onshore Nigeria (Rivers States), approximately 85 kilometres North West of Port Harcourt in the Niger Delta.
30/10/2008  More »

Mustang to Provide Detailed Engineering Services for Panna Brownfield Project

Mustang Engineering, part of John Wood Group PLC, is providing detailed engineering services for the Panna brownfield project. The PMT JV (ONGC-RIL-BG) - operated Panna field is located offshore 95 kilometers (59 miles) from Mumbai, India, in approximately 47 meters (154 feet) of water.
28/10/2008  More »

KBR Awarded Contracts by Refineria de Cartagena (Reficar) S.A. to Upgrade Fluid Catalytic Cracking Unit

KBR awarded two contracts by Refineria de Cartagena S.A. ("Reficar") to provide technology licensing and related services to upgrade its Cartagena refinery's fluid catalytic cracking (FCC) unit. Reficar is a joint venture between Ecopetrol S. A., the national oil company of Colombia, and Glencore International AG.
27/10/2008  More »

Foster Wheeler Awarded Coal-to-Liquids Feasibility Study in China
in Libya

Foster Wheeler Ltd's subsidiaries, Foster Wheeler Energy Limited and Foster Wheeler International Engineering & Consulting (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., together with its consortium partner, Wuhuan Engineering Company, have been awarded contracts by Sasol Synfuels International (Proprietary) Limited (Sasol) and Shenhua Ningxia Coal Industry Group Company Ltd. (Shenhua) to perform a feasibility study for an 80,000 barrels per day coal-to-liquids (CTL) plant in the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, the coal-rich western part of the People's Republic of China.
27/10/2008  More »

AMEC Signs MoU to Help Grow South Korean
Energy Industry

AMEC signs Memorandum of Understanding with Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO) and Korea Gas Corporation (KOGAS) to develop energy-related business opportunities and projects both in South Korea and internationally. MoU is intended to help South Korea play a pivotal role in the energy economy in Asia and developing the country's energy assets around the world including, for example, gas fields in the Middle East.
24/10/2008  More »

Aker Solutions Signs Subsea Supply Agreement with Shell Malaysia

Aker Solutions awarded five-year supply agreement from Sarawak Shell Berhad (SSB) for supply of subsea production systems equipment and services. SSB has several existing platforms offshore Sarawak, Malaysia, as PSC operator to PETRONAS and with partners PETRONAS carigali and Nippon Oil Exploration (M) Ltd, where new subsea wells will be tied back to. The wells are found in water depths down to 200 metres.
23/10/2008  More »

Fluor Wins Sibur Gas Processing Expansion Project in Russia

Fluor Corporation awarded engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) contract by the Sibur Group, one of Russia's leading petrochemical companies, for a gas processing expansion project in Noyabrsk, Russia, located in the middle of West Siberian oil fields about 300 km north of Surgut.
21/10/2008  More »

Clough AMEC Awarded Engineering and Maintenance Services Contract for Chevron Australia

AMEC Australian-based joint venture Clough AMEC awarded contract by Chevron Australia Pty Ltd to provide engineering services for their oil production facilities at Barrow Island and Thevenard Island. The facilities are located offshore Western Australia, about 990 miles (1,600 km) north of Perth.
20/10/2008  More »

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