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WorleyParsons nets Equatorial Guinea offshore EPC contract with Ophir

10th April 2015

Ophir Equatorial Guinea (Block R) Limited has awarded WorleyParsons a contract for provision of engineering and project management services for their Equatorial Guinea Block R Project (The Fortuna Project)

Ophir Equatorial Guinea (Block R) Limited has awarded WorleyParsons a contract for provision of engineering and project management services for their Equatorial Guinea Block R Project (The Fortuna Project)
Block R is a gas development located offshore Equatorial Guinea 140 kilometres southwest of Bioko Island and covers an area of 2,450 square kilometres with water depths ranging from 1,400 metres to 1, 900 metres

Also awarded by Ophir Holdings is a master services agreement to provide engineering support to any of Ophir’s worldwide assets.

WorleyParson did not state the value of the award.

“We are pleased to be selected for this innovative project bringing remote gas economically to market and to be providing support to Ophir’s facilities around the world,” said Andrew Wood, WorleyParsons CEO.

Block R is a gas development located offshore Equatorial Guinea 140 kilometres southwest of Bioko Island and covers an area of 2,450 square kilometres with water depths ranging from 1,400 metres to 1, 900 metres.

Ophir and its partners are planning to develop the gas reserves through phased installation of a 20 well subsea production system supplying dry gas to a locally moored floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility with a capacity of 3 MTPA.

The scope of engineering and project management services provided by WorleyParsons and its specialist deepwater division, Intecsea, includes overseeing the front end engineering and design scopes and tendering and evaluation of related engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning packages.

 

 

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