HOUSTON -- BP, on behalf of Azerbaijan International Oil Co., has awarded KBR a contract to provide front-end engineering and design (FEED) services for the Chirag Oil Project in the Azerbaijan sector of the Caspian Sea.
KBR will provide FEED and procurement support services for a single, large drilling platform that ties into the existing Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli (ACG) oil field development infrastructure. The project award marks the next milestone in the Chirag oil project development, including an incremental expansion to the existing ACG field development.
Work on the project is already underway. Services will be provided through KBR's offices in Leatherhead, UK and Baku, Azerbaijan.