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Projects Archive: January - March 2004

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KBR appointed by Talisman as consultant13/01/2004
KBR has been appointed by Talisman Energy as the consultant for the front-end engineering design (FEED) study into the use of two prototype turbines for a deep-water offshore wind farm to be located on Talisman Energy's Beatrice oilfield acreage in the North Sea.

Fluor Wins Gas Processing Work in Abu Dhabi14/01/2004
Fluor Corporation have been awarded the front-end engineering and design services for the Habshan Gas Complex Expansion project by one of the largest gas processing companies in the world.

ABB agrees sale of part of Oil, Gas & Petrochemicals division19/01/2004
ABB has finalized the agreement to sell the upstream part of its Oil, Gas and Petrochemicals division to a newly incorporated company formed by a private equity investors' consortium of Candover Partners Ltd, 3i and JP Morgan Partners.

Paladin acquire North Sea interests from Shell20/01/2004
Paladin Resources plc has announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Paladin Expro Limited, has signed a Sale and Purchase Agreement with Enterprise Oil Limited and Enterprise Oil U.K. Limited, to acquire their operated interests in the Blane and Enoch oil fields in the UK CNS.

Aker Kvaerner win £9m Armada Contract27/01/2004
Aberdeen-based Aker Kvaerner Offshore Partner Ltd. has secured a leading role in the continuing operation and development of BG Group's Armada platform.

KCA Deutag announce redundancies01/02/2004
North Sea drilling contractor KCA Deutag, part of the Aberdeen based Abbot Group, has served more than 250 of its employees with formal redundancy notices.

Amerada Hess work UK bound02/02/2004
Kvaerner Oilfield Products has received an order for a 5 x 2 10Ksi Side Valve Tree and EH MUX control system from Amerada Hess for an upcoming subsea tieback in the Gulf of Mexico.

Fluor to Lead Greenhouse Gas Study05/02/2004
Fluor have been selected by the International Energy Agency Greenhouse Gas Research and Development Program to lead a study on the capture and recovery of carbon dioxide in the power industry.

New Contracts for KCA Deutag12/02/2004
KCA Deutag has won new contracts worth £33.33million in the North Sea, Oman, Nigeria, Libya and Pakistan for offshore and land drilling.

BASF Extends AMEC Contract16/02/2004
AMEC secures a three-year Facilities Management contract with BASF at its UK Headquarters, Cheadle Hulme, Cheshire.

KBR Wins BP Angola Contract17/02/2004
Kellogg Brown & Root (KBR) has been awarded the contract to provide Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management Services for BP's Greater Plutonio fields located in Block 18 offshore Angola.

BP Chemicals Announce Baglan Bay Closure17/02/2004
BP Chemicals announce closure of the last manufacturing plant at its Baglan Bay site in Port Talbot, South Wales.

Fluor Appoint AMEC as Prime Subcontractor for Iraq18/02/2004
AMEC to act as prime subcontractor in the restoration of Iraq following the award of work worth US$154 million to Fluor Corporation.

Technip Offshore UK Limited Awarded North Sea Contracts19/02/2004
Technip, through its UK affiliate Technip Offshore UK Limited, has been awarded three contracts for key developments in the North Sea with a total value of over 35 million (EUR50 million).

Expro International Group Win Bourbon Opale Contract20/02/2004
Expro International Group has won a contract to provide the process topsides for the Bourbon Opale FPSO facility currently being built in Norway.

Subsea 7 Announce TOTAL E&P UK PLC Contract Award23/02/2004
Subsea 7 has announced a US$70m contract award from TOTAL E&P UK PLC for the Frigg UK Pipeline (FUKA) subsea bypasses of platforms Frigg TP1 and MCP-01 in the North Sea.

Paladin Expro Award Mobile Rig Contracts to GlobalSantaFe25/02/2004
Paladin Expro sign contracts with GlobalSantaFe for the provision of two mobile drilling units to work in the Montrose and Arbroath field area of the UK sector of the CNS.

AMEC Awarded Middle East Oil and Gas Contract02/03/2004
AMEC wins Front-End Engineering Design (FEED) contract from Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) for the development of the Harweel cluster of oil fields in Southern Oman.

JGC Work to go to MW Kellog in London10/03/2004
JGC to execute majority of 500,000 design manhours on Shell FEED contract at the MW Kellogg office in Greenford, North West London.

Foster Wheeler and Parsons-Brinkerhoff Win Iraq Contracts11/03/2004
The Pentagon name two British contract winners amongst a group of seven to manage the rebuilding of Iraq, commencing a new phase of U.S. funded reconstruction plans.

Foster Wheeler Awarded Oil Sector Contract in Iraq15/03/2004
Foster Wheeler Energy Limited Awarded Oil Sector Program Management Office (SPMO) support contract in Iraq by the U.S. Department of Defense.

Babcock Secures Work at Rosyth17/03/2004
Babcock's successful alliance with AMEC on Terminal 5 has secured a further £5m of work for modules to be constructed at Rosyth.

Budget 2004 18/03/2004
Issues and implications of the 2004 Budget for freelance small businesses. How it will affect you and your business.

Petrofac Awarded 5 Year Contract Extension 18/03/2004
Petrofac Facilities Management awarded 5-year extension of its current contract with Britannia Operator Limited for operations services on the Britannia platform.

Foster Wheeler Awarded Huntsman Petrochemicals Contract18/03/2004
Foster Wheeler Energy win Huntsman Petrochemicals Contract for Project, Design and Technical Services. Contract will be managed from Foster's Middlesbrough and Reading offices.

FluorAMEC Joint Venture Awarded Iraq Contracts25/03/2004
FluorAMEC has been awarded two contracts by the U.S. Department of Defense to reconstruct Iraq's public works and water sector infrastructure.

AMEC Win Major Oil Contract in Kuwait29/03/2004
AMEC has won a major contract to manage oil field projects in Kuwait. The contract, with the Kuwait Oil Company, is expected to involve 70-80 AMEC people based in the UK and up to 160 in Kuwait.


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