Ghana National Petroleum Co. memberikan lump-sum contract kepada Technip untuk Phase 1 dari project Natural Gas Transportation & Processing GNPC, 60 km dari offshore Ghana. Kontrak meliputi engineering, welding, dan installation dari 14-km rigid steel flowline, serta engineering, fabrication, and installation dari satu pipeline end termination.
Penulis : Christopher E. Smith
The flowline will be the deepwater section of a pipeline moving associated natural gas from the 1.8-billion bbl Jubilee oil field to an onshore processing plant.
Press reports from Ghana in May stated work was under way on first-phase construction of the gas processing plant.
Technipâ€™s operating center in Paris will execute the contract, with the flowline welded at the companyâ€™s spoolbase in Mobile, Ala. Installation will begin at yearend, carried out by Apache II, Technipâ€™s new pipelay vessel.