Phase: Execution
Country: United Kingdom
Owner/Operator(s): BP PLC
Categories: Offshore Production Facilities
Type: FPSO - Floating Production, Storage and Offloading
Updated: 31 Aug 2011

Project Description

The Quad 204 Floating Production Storage and Offload (FPSO) Project is to be located west of Shetland Isles in UK waters and will replace the existing Schiehallion FPSO. The FPSO will be designed to meet the strict safety and environmental regulations for harsh weather operations. The new FPSO will be able to produce 130,000 barrrels of oil and 2.2 million cubic meters of gas per day as well as a storage capacity of 1.06 million barrels of oil. The vessel will be 270m long and 52 meters wide.

Engineering Contractors

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. Limited were contracted as the main EPC Contractor performing engineering, procurement and construction services as well as optional transportation and commissioning assistance.

KBR provided select and define engineering services for the FPSO and was later contracted by Hyundai Heavy to provide engineering design and procurement support services.

SBM Offshore was contracted for the supply of an internal turret mooring system for the Quad 204 FPSO project. Services included completion of FEED design followed by engineering, procurement and construction services.

Ownership and Operations

BP (operator) 33.35%, Royal Dutch Shell 33.35%, Amerada Hess 15.67%, Statoil 5.88%, Murphy Oil Corp. 4.84%, OMV 4.84%

Project Location


Quad 204 FPSO News

BP Has Awarded UK Companies Over £1Billion Of Contracts For Key West Of Shetland Project

SOURCE: BP | 11 September 2013

BP announced today that it, and its partners, have now awarded over £1 billion in contracts to UK-based companies to provide services and equipment for the major re-development of the Schiehallion and Loyal oil fields to the west of Shetland.

Technip Awarded Major Subsea Contract For BP In UK North Sea

SOURCE: Technip | 26 March 2012

Technip’s UK entity has been awarded a contract by BP and partners(1) to develop the subsea infrastructure for the Quad 204 project, located West of Shetland. This is Technip’s largest contract to date in the UK North Sea, worth approximately €600 million (around £500 million).

KBR Awarded Major Engineering Design Contract By Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Limited For The BP Quad 204 Project

SOURCE: KBR | 25 August 2011

KBR today announced that it has received a letter of award from Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. Limited to perform engineering design and procurement support services for the BP Quad 204 Floating Production Storage and Offload (FPSO) Project to be located west of Shetland Isles in UK waters.

Hyundai Heavy Wins Contract To Build Quad 204 FPSO

SOURCE: EPC Engineer | 24 February 2011

Hyundai Heavy Industries announced today that it has signed a 1.2 billion USD contract with BP to build a floating, production and offloading unit (FPSO) for the Quad 204 project.


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