Technip Wins Umbilical Contract For Kaombo Project In Angola

SOURCE: Technip | 18 April 2014

Technip announces that a consortium composed of Angoflex Ltda(1) (owned jointly with Sonangol) and DUCO Ltd(2), has been awarded a large(3) lump-sum contract by Total E&P Angola. The contract consists of the umbilical system part of the Kaombo project, located in Block 32 offshore Angola in water depths up to 2,000 meters.

Total Discovers Oil In Deep Offshore Ivory Coast

SOURCE: Total | 17 April 2014

The Total-operated Saphir-1XB exploration well on Block CI-514 proved the presence of liquid hydrocarbons in the deep offshore west of Ivory Coast.

Shell Announces Malaysia Deep-Water Gas Discovery

SOURCE: Shell | 17 April 2014

Shell today announced an exploration discovery offshore Malaysia. The successful ‘Rosmari-1’ well is located 135 kilometres offshore in Block SK318, and was drilled to a total depth of 2,123 metres.

Technip Heerema Alliance Wins Major Kaombo Subsea Contract Offshore Angola

SOURCE: Technip | 16 April 2014

The consortium, comprising Technip and Heerema Marine Contractors (Heerema), was awarded a major lump-sum contract by Total E&P Angola for the engineering, procurement, construction, installation (EPCI) and pre-commissioning for the SURF (subsea umbilicals, risers and flowlines) part of the Kaombo project, located in Block 32 offshore Angola in water depths up to 2,000 meters.

Leap Networks Secures NSRP Project

SOURCE: Leap Networks | 16 April 2014

Leap Networks (Singapore) has received the formal purchase order for the telecommunication systems package for the Nghi Son Refinery project (NSRP) in Vietnam by the Joint Venture Directorate of JGCS Consortium.

CB&I Announces CATOFIN Technology Award From Shandong Chengtai

SOURCE: CB&I | 15 April 2014

CB&I (NYSE: CBI) today announced it has been awarded a contract by Shandong Chengtai Chemical Industry Co., Ltd. for the license and engineering design of a grassroots iso-butane dehydrogenation unit to be built in Changyi, Shandong Province, China.

Petrofac / Siemens Consortium Awarded Offshore Wind Contract In North Sea

SOURCE: Petrofac | 15 April 2014

Petrofac, the international service provider to the oil and gas industry, announces that in consortium with Siemens it has been awarded a major contract from TenneT, the German-Dutch transmission grid operator, for the BorWin3 offshore wind farm grid connection in the North Sea.

Atkins Selected As Preferred Bidder On Sellafield Decommissioning Contract

SOURCE: Atkins | 15 April 2014

WS Atkins plc (Atkins or the Group) has been selected as preferred bidder on a new contract with Sellafield Ltd for its Silos Direct-encapsulation Plant (SDP) project, as part of an equal three-way joint venture with Areva and Mace (a.m.a.).

Hyundai Heavy Industries Wins USD 1.13 Billion Clean Fuel Project In Kuwait

SOURCE: Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) | 15 April 2014

Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), the world’s biggest shipbuilder and a leading industrial plant contractor announced today it won a total USD 3.4 billion worth Mina Abdullah (MAB-2) Package for the Clean Fuel Project (CFP) for the Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) in a joint venture with Fluor Corporation and Daewoo Engineering & Construction on April 13.

Aker Solutions Wins Contract To Deliver Subsea Production System For Total's Kaombo Development In Angola

SOURCE: Aker Solutions | 15 April 2014

Aker Solutions won a contract worth NOK 14 billion from Total to provide a subsea production system for the Kaombo Block 32 development in Angola.

Construction Of New Long Term Home For World’s 2nd Largest Offshore Wind Farm Begins At Port Of Mostyn

SOURCE: RWE | 15 April 2014

Work has started to build the new long term operations and maintenance facilities for RWE Innogy UK’s flagship Gwynt y Môr Offshore Wind Farm. The £multi-million complex at the Port of Mostyn, North Wales, will house more than 100 long term staff providing engineering, technician, management and administrative services throughout the operational lifetime of the wind farm.

Total Launches The Development Of Kaombo, An Ultra-Deep Offshore Project

SOURCE: Total | 14 April 2014

Total and its joint venture partners have made the final investment decision to develop the ultra-deep offshore Kaombo project in Angola. With a production capacity of 230,000 barrels per day, Kaombo will develop estimated reserves of 650 million barrels.

AREVA Signed A Contract With The South Korean Utility KHNP For The Replacement Of Six Stators

SOURCE: AREVA | 14 April 2014

AREVA has been awarded a contract by Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power (KHNP), subsidiary of the Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO) for the supply and the replacement of six stators for the Kori Nuclear Power Plant Units 3 and 4. These components insure the reliability of the reactor coolant pump which is a fundamental element for the safe and efficient operation of the reactor’s primary circuit.

Foster Wheeler Awarded Contract For Incinerator In Vietnam

SOURCE: Foster Wheeler | 14 April 2014

Foster Wheeler AG (Nasdaq:FWLT) announced today that a subsidiary of its Global Engineering and Construction Group has been awarded a contract for the design and supply of a carbon monoxide (CO) incinerator package for a residue fluidized catalytic cracker.

Hatch Goba Assists With Circular Dome Reservoir In Orange Farm

SOURCE: Hatch | 14 April 2014

Hatch Goba has been retained by Johannesburg Water to provide design, project management and site supervision of a 33-million-litre reservoir to be constructed in Orange Farm, a township near Johannesburg, South Africa.

Fluor-Designed And Built Plasma Fractionation Facility Awarded ISPE 2014 Facility Of The Year For Project Execution

SOURCE: Fluor | 11 April 2014

Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that Grifols’ North Fractionation Facility in Clayton, N.C., was named the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) 2014 Facility of the Year for Project Execution.

Technip Awarded FEED Contract In Basra, Iraq

SOURCE: Technip | 10 April 2014

Technip, in partnership with China HuanQiu Contracting & Engineering Corporation (HQC), was awarded by Basra Gas Company (BGC*), a front-end engineering design (FEED) contract for Ar Ratawi Natural Gas Liquids (NGL) train1 project at North Rumaila in Basra Province, Iraq.

Bouygues Construction, Partner Of Solar Decathlon Europe 2014

SOURCE: Bouygues | 09 April 2014

Bouygues Construction is a partner of Solar Decathlon Europe 2014, the competition that challenges teams from universities and graduate schools around the world to design and build a real, functional home that is entirely solar powered.

Bechtel And Engineers Without Borders-UK Partner For Unique Internship Competition

SOURCE: Bechtel | 09 April 2014

Bechtel, the global engineering, construction and project management company, and Engineers Without Borders-UK are joining together for a unique internship competition. It offers students the chance to win a paid, four-week internship at Bechtel that includes time at an active project location. The ‘Building Africa through infrastructure’ competition is designed for undergraduate and postgraduate students interested in careers in infrastructure, engineering and construction.

Aker Solutions To Supply Subsea Manifolds For Petrobras Pre-Salt Fields

SOURCE: Aker Solutions | 09 April 2014

Aker Solutions won a contract worth more than USD 300 million from Petrobras to supply eight manifolds that alternately inject water and gas to increase oil recovery from Brazil's deepwater offshore fields.