L&T Hydrocarbon Wins Order for Kuwait Oil & Gas Facility
L&T Hydrocarbon, wholly-owned subsidiary of India’s L&T, has secured a contract valued at KWD 239.7million (US$846mn) from Kuwait Oil Company (KOC). L&T Hydrocarbon will execute a complete Engineer-Procure-Construct contract for a Gathering Centre for KOC, a subsidiary of Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) and fully owned by the State of Kuwait.
Located in north of Kuwait, the oil gathering facilities will receive crude from the Raudhatain fields. The gathering centre is designed for a multi-stage process that will separate 100,000 bpd of crude oil, 240,000 barrels of water per day and 1.77mn standard cu m per day of associated gas to meet the quality requirements of downstream operations.
The scope of L&T’s contract includes project management, detailed engineering, procurement, supply, construction, testing, mechanical completion, pre-commissioning, commissioning assistance including performance testing.
The new facilities will support KOC’s long term strategy for the development of the North Kuwait fields to increase oil production to 1 MMBOPD by 2015/2016.
Source: L&T Hydrocarbon