Through its subsidiary INPEX Masela Ltd, INPEX Corp. has awarded KBR Inc. a pre-FEED contract for the Abadi onshore LNG project in the Arafura sea in Indonesia.
Under the terms of the contract, KBR will provide a cost competitive, pre-FEED package, utilising its well-proven design and execution methodologies. The pre-FEED will be performed entirely from KBR's Jakarta office in Indonesia, which will provide services including site master plan development, scope of work for the FEED phase, as well as an EPC schedule and cost estimate. This work is expected to be performed within approximately six months, with KBR performing studies to establish configuration of the LNG process plant, supporting utilities, and product storage and export facilities.
Abadi LNG project, Masela Block is operated by INPEX Masela under the supervision of The Indonesia Government Special Task Force for Upstream Oil and Gas Business Activities (SKK Migas).
Due to the remote location of the plant, the company will deploy its logistics expertise to provide solutions for efficient management of construction personnel, materials and equipment.
"KBR is a world leader in designing and building LNG facilities and we have a proven record of delivering reliable and tested solutions in a price and schedule driven market," said Jay Ibrahim, KBR President EMEA & APAC.
"KBR is committed to developing and enhancing the local engineering industry capabilities in Indonesia," Ibrahim continued.
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