McDermott International has been awarded a contract, valued between $1 million and $50 million, by Qatar Petroleum to carry out front-end engineering and design (FEED) for the North Field Expansion (NFE) project.
The FEED work includes offshore wellhead platforms, pipelines and cables associated with the NFE project.
The scope includes the design of four offshore trunk lines with intra-field pipelines, eight wellhead platforms and power and fiber optic (PFO) subsea cable rings.
The FEED contract will be executed from McDermott’s Doha offices, with drafting to be executed in Chennai.
Work on the project will begin immediately.