AMEC awarded six-year EPC contract by Nexen
LONDON -- AMEC, the international engineering and project management company, has been appointed by Nexen Petroleum UK Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of CNOOC Limited, to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for their North Sea offshore assets.
The reimbursable contract will run for six years, with the option of two extensions, each for a further two years. It is estimated that 150 jobs will be created onshore and offshore to support the contract's operations.
The work will cover operational modifications and brownfield projects.
"I am delighted we've been awarded this contract by Nexen," said Alan Johnstone, managing director for AMEC's brownfield and asset management business, Europe.