McDermott to build jackets for Qatar LNG expansion
Qatar Petroleum has awarded main contracts for the Qatar LNG expansion project, designed to lift the country’s LNG production capacity from 77 to 110 MM t/yr by 2024.
Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi, CEO of QP, saidMcDermott would fabricate and install the new platform jackets during a speech in Shanghai at the 19th International Conference & Exhibition on Liquefied Natural Gas.
A joint venture between Consolidate Contractors Co. and Teyseer Trading and Contracting Co. will prepare the site for the four new 8 MMt/yr LNG trains at Ras Laffan Industrial City.
QP is currently in the tendering phase for eight rigs for the development drilling, Al-Kaabi added, with further tenders due to go out later this month for the onshore facilities.