Höegh, KBR team for LNG FPSOs

Höegh LNG and KBR have signed a long-term cooperation agreement under which KBR will serve as Höegh’s topside engineering partner for LNG FPSO projects.

Offshore staff

OSLO, Norway -- Höegh LNG and KBR have signed a long-term cooperation agreement under which KBR will serve as Höegh’s topside engineering partner for LNG FPSO projects.

In the first phase of the cooperation, KBR will perform studies and basic engineering or front end engineering and design, as required. In the second phase, KBR will execute topsides detailed engineering and procurement services, project management services, construction management, and integration/ commission supervision, depending on the project.

“In January we teamed up with Prosafe Production, now we also have the world’s leading LNG engineering and construction company, with more than 50% of the world’s LNG liquefaction trains and outstanding FPSO project experience," says Sveinung J. Støhle, pesident & CEO of Höegh LNG. "We now have the competence, experience, and track record in all the key elements which ultimately goes into an LNG FPSO, from early design stage through execution, implementation, and finally operations.”

05/18/2010

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