Technip to connect PFLNG1 to Kanowit platform

Offshore staff

PARIS – Petronas Carigali has awarded Technip a subsea tie-in/modification contract offshore East Malaysia.

This involves tie-in of the PFLNG1 floating LNG vessel to the KAKG-A platform central processing platform that serves the Kanowit field, 200 km (124 mi) offshore Bintulu, in 80 m (262 ft) of water.

Technip’s center will manage the operation, which involves laying a 3.2-km (1.99-mi) flexible flowline between the platform and the PFLNG1 riser and performing modification and tie-in works at KAKG-A.

Asiaflex Products in Tanjung Langsat, Johor, will manufacture the flowline, with the Deep Orient handling the installation, due to be completed in late 2015.

is Petronas’ first FLNG vessel. It is designed to produce 1.2 MM metric tons/yr (1.32 MM tons/yr) of LNG.


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


Maximizing Operational Excellence

In a recent survey conducted by PennEnergy Research, 70% of surveyed energy industry professional...

Leveraging the Power of Information in the Energy Industry

Information Governance is about more than compliance. It’s about using your information to drive ...

Reduce Engineering Project Complexity

Engineering document management presents unique and complex challenges. A solution based in Enter...

Revolutionizing Asset Management in the Electric Power Industry

With the arrival of the Industrial Internet of Things, data is growing and becoming more accessib...