LADOL, Samsung start work on Nigerian vessel yard

Offshore staff

LAGOS, Nigeria – LADOL and Samsung Heavy Industries will mark the ground-breaking of what is scheduled to become West Africa’s largest vessel fabrication and integration yard.

Total Upstream Nigeria is the first customer, finalizing the integration of its Egina field FPSO which is expected to come onstream in 2017. This will be the first-ever FPSO partially built onshore Nigeria.

The new yard will be in the LADOL Free Zone on a peninsula at the point of entry to Lagos harbour.


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