Woodside taps FMC Technologies for offshore Western Australia project

Offshore staff

HOUSTONFMC Technologies Inc. has signed an agreement with Woodside for the design, manufacture, and supply of subsea production systems for the Greater Western Flank Phase 2 (GWF-2) project as part of the North West Shelf (NWS) project in Western Australia.

The contract is valued at approximately $180 million and includes: subsea production trees, wellheads, manifolds, subsea and topsides controls, and flowline connection systems. Deliveries are expected to begin in 2016 and continue through 2018.

The GWF-2 Project is the fourth major gas development for the NWS project in the last seven years and is expected to develop 1.6 tcf of raw gas from its combined six fields using subsea infrastructure and 22 mi (35 km) of 16-in. pipeline connecting to the existing Goodwyn A platform.

The GWF-2 project is expected to begin production in 2019.


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