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Petrofac wins $1.3 billion EPC contract with Kuwait Oil Company

Staff Writer | March 28, 2017
Petrofac won a three-year contract worth roughly $1.3bn from the Kuwait Oil Company to design and build a gathering centre in the Burgan oil field, in the south east of the country.
Oil production   120,000 barrels of oil per day
Beginning shortly, Petrofac will complete the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of the first sour gas gathering centre to be developed in the field, with completion scheduled for the middle of 2020.

The GC 32 gathering centre will process crude oil and associated gas recovered from the Arifjan, Marat, Minagish Oolite and Burgan Wara high hydrogen sulphide fields.

COO Marwan Chedid, said: "Kuwait is one of our core markets in the Middle East and we have been executing projects in the country since the early 1980's.

"We are proud to continue our association with KOC and look forward to working closely with them to deliver the project."

The GC 32 centre will have the capacity to produce around 120,000 barrels of oil per day together with associated water, gas and condensate.