CCS JV wins EPC contract for Mozambique LNG development
HOUSTON – Anadarko Petroleum Corp. has contracted CCS JV, a joint venture between McDermott, Saipem and Chiyoda, for the Mozambique Area 1 liquefied natural gas (LNG) development.
The scope includes the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) for all components of the onshore LNG development, which includes two LNG trains with a total nameplate capacity of 12.88 million metric tons, plus the associated utilities and infrastructure.
CCS JV provided front-end engineering design (FEED) services for this LNG development. McDermott’s initial portion of the EPC contract award is about $2 billion.
Saipem and McDermott have established a new office in Milan, Italy, where a team from both companies will lead the project management, engineering and procurement in advance of sharing on-site construction management responsibilities.
McDermott will perform engineering from both London and Gurgaon, India.
Chiyoda will provide advisory services for the joint venture.
Work at the site is expected to begin when Anadarko issues a notice to proceed after it takes a final investment decision.
Anadarko Moçambique Área 1, Lda, a wholly owned subsidiary of Anadarko Petroleum Corp., operates Offshore Area 1 with a 26.5% working interest. Co-venturers include ENH Rovuma Área Um, S.A. (15%), Mitsui E&P Mozambique Area1 Ltd. (20%), ONGC Videsh Ltd. (10%), Beas Rovuma Energy Mozambique Ltd. (10%), BPRL Ventures Mozambique B.V. (10%), and PTTEP Mozambique Area 1 Ltd. (8.5%).