Technip awarded contract for the P-76 FPSO in Brazil
PARIS -- Technip, leader of a 50/50 consortium with Techint, was awarded by Petrobras subsidiary PNBV a contract for the topside construction and integration, commissioning and start up assistance of the P-76 FPSO unit. Located in the Santos basin pre-salt area offshore Brazil, the unit will produce 180 Mbopd and 7 MMcmd of gas.
Technip’s operating center in Rio de Janeiro will perform the project management, engineering and procurement. The 24,000-t module fabrication, integration and commissioning will be performed in Techint’s yard, in southern Brazil. The project is scheduled to be completed by mid-2017.
The contract is valued at an estimated $327 to $654 million.