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.

10/02/14

Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now

Whitepapers

Logistics Risk Management in the Transformer Industry

Transformers often are shipped thousands of miles, involving multiple handoffs,and more than a do...

Secrets of Barco UniSee Mount Revealed

Last year Barco introduced UniSee, a revolutionary large-scale visualization platform designed to...

The Time is Right for Optimum Reliability: Capital-Intensive Industries and Asset Performance Management

Imagine a plant that is no longer at risk of a random shutdown. Imagine not worrying about losing...

Going Digital: The New Normal in Oil & Gas

In this whitepaper you will learn how Keystone Engineering, ONGC, and Saipem are using software t...