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Damac picked for $1bn Oman waterfront deal

DAMAC International has been chosen by the Government of Oman to develop its Port Sultan Qaboos into a world-class, waterfront mix use destination through a joint venture with Omran, the government’s investment, growth and development arm. ‘Mina Sultan Qaboos Waterfront’ is being redeveloped into a USD1 billion integrated tourist port and lifestyle destination that includes hotels, residences, as well as a dining, retail and leisure offering. A Memorandum of Understanding was signed by Hussain Sajwani, Chairman of DAMAC Properties, and His Excellency Dr. Ali bin Masoud Al Sunaidy, Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Council for Planning, Minister of Commerce & Industry and Chairman of Omran, ...

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AmecFW win AUD$298 million EPC contract Australia

Amec Foster Wheeler has been awarded an Engineering Procurement and Construction (EPC) contract by Gruyere Management Pty Ltd (GRM) (agent and manager for the joint venture between Gold Road Resources Limited and Gruyere Mining Company Pty Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Gold Fields Limited) for the Gruyere Gold Project. The value of the EPC contract is AUD$298 million. The Gruyere Gold Project, ...

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Monadelphous nets $453.2m Woodside contract

Engineering company Monadelphous Group Limited announced it has secured a major contract with Woodside Energy Ltd for the provision of gas asset general maintenance services and brownfields offshore implementation for Woodside-operated gas production facilities in the north west of Western Australia over five years. The contract, which is for an initial period of five years with a further two one- ...

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Interserve wins £265m extension to defence contract

Interserve, the international support services and construction group, has been awarded a two-year contract extension worth up to £265 million to continue as the infrastructure support provider for four strategic international UK Armed Forces bases. The contract has been awarded by the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) on behalf of the Joint Forces Command (JFC). The four sites comprise th ...

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Qatargas and Shell sign new LNG Agreement

Qatargas have announced the signing of a new Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) with Shell. Under the terms of the agreement, Qatargas will deliver up to 1.1 million tonnes of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) per annum to Shell for five years. Mr. Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi, President and Chief Executive Officer of Qatar Petroleum, and Chairman of the Qatargas Board of Directors, said: “We are pleased with t ...

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Whittens secures new contract for Ichthys project

Specialist infrastructure, construction and services company, Whittens, has continued its work on the Ichthys Project Onshore LNG Facilities in Darwin by securing a new contract from Kawasaki Heavy Industries. The scope involves completing the closing of the Temporary Construction Opening (TCO), and insulation of the ceiling and walls across four cryogenic tanks – two LNG, one propane and one buta ...

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GE sign 10 year wind farm service deal with Turkey

Continuing its pioneering collaboration in the development of clean energy in Turkey, GE Renewable Energy and Fina Enerji have concluded negotiations to broaden their cooperation program into a comprehensive ten-year Full Service Agreement (FSA), complemented by a 2-year trial of GE’s Predix-powered Digital Wind Farm solutions. The new FSA, signed 21st April, 2017, is designed to allocate Operatio ...

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Petrofac wins 5 year Kuwait Oil Company contract

Petrofac has agreed a five-year relationship with Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) for the provision of specialist technical training and competency development services. The contract, which is valued at more than US$35 million, was secured following a competitive tendering process and is effective immediately. The work will be undertaken within Kuwait by the Training Services team who form part of Petrof ...

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UTEC secures Zohr contract win with Saipem

UTEC, a leading global survey company in subsea services group Acteon, has been awarded a contract with world leading subsea construction company Saipem to support its operations as part of the Zohr Field Development Project. As the largest global operator of low logistics systems, UTEC will bring its experience in Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs) to the project, which is expected to be one o ...

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Arcadis secures major Adnoc project consultancy contract

Arcadis, the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets, has been appointed by Al Hosn Gas, a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), to perform a Health, Safety and Environmental Impact Assessment (HSEIA), to support their work in developing the Hail and Ghasha sour gas fields, the largest oil and gas project currently being planned in the UAE. The Hai ...

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