TechnipFMC awarded Petrobras EPCI contract in Brazil

TechnipFMC awarded Petrobras EPCI contract in Brazil

11:55 AM, 6th February 2019
TechnipFMC

LONDON, UK/PARIS, FRANCE/HOUSTON, US: TechnipFMC has been awarded by Petrobras, on behalf of the Libra Consortium, comprised of Petrobras, Shell, Total,CNOOC Limited, CNPC and Pre-Sal Petroleo (PPSA), a large engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) contract for the Mero 1 pre-salt field, located in theSantos Basin, at 2,100 meters of water depth offshore Brazil.

The contract covers engineering, procurement, construction of all rigid lines, as well as the installation and pre-commissioning of all the infield riser and flowline system for interconnecting 13 wells (6 production and 7 water alternate gas) to the FPSO. It also includes the installation of rigid pipelines (including corrosion resistant alloy and steel lazy wave risers), flexible risers and flowlines, steel tube umbilicals and other required subsea equipment.

Arnaud Piéton, President Subsea at TechnipFMC, commented:“We are extremely honored to have been selected to execute this EPCI project for the Mero 1 pre-salt field in Brazil.” 

(1) For TechnipFMC, a “large” contract is between $500 million and $1 billion.

(2) FPSO: Floating Production Storage and Offloading unit

(3) Provided by Petrobras

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