Technip-Sonangol JV bags contract from Total for Angola’s offshore block 17

*Sonangol platforms.

*Sonangol platforms.

12 March 2016, Paris — France’s Technip reported Thursday that Technip Angola Engenharia Limitada, a joint venture between the company and Sonangol, was awarded a three-year engineering services contract by Total E&P Angola.

Under the contract, the joint venture will provide services for the existing Girassol, Pazflor, Dalia and CLOV floating production storage and offloading, FPSO, units and associated subsea field development in Block 17, offshore Angola.

Technip Angola Engenharia Limitada will execute the contract, which covers engineering, technical assistance, management, supervision and coordination, as well as procurement-related activities until the deal expires at the end of 2018.

“We have been entrusted by Total E&P Angola to deliver quality engineering services. It is the result of our sustainable presence in Angola with skilled engineering resources and comprehensive knowledge of our client’s technical referential and working methods. This contract reinforces our activity in Africa, an area with good dynamics. It also fits into our strategy to engage with our clients at early stages of their projects and build on long-lasting successful relationships,” Hallvard Hasselknippe, president Subsea of Technip, commented in the press release.

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