Wood Group has been awarded a contract by China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) to support the company’s Lingshui 17-2 gas development in the Qiongdongnan basin of the South China Sea. As part of the contract, an independent review for the development’s subsea production system design and a special study and design for its gas export pipeline will be delivered.
“We are ideally positioned to support this significant Asia Pacific development with our global deepwater expertise and broad subsea capabilities,” Bob MacDonald, CEO of Wood Group’s Specialist Technical Solutions business, said. “We will leverage our vast experience providing robust and innovative solutions to tackle challenges related to deepwater activity. Our commitment is to delivering high quality, safe and efficient services and we look forward to working in close collaboration with CNOOC to enhance their vision for their first deepwater project.”
Subsea and flow assurance services will also be provided under the terms of the contract, which is effective immediately and will be supported by Wood Group’s offices in Perth, Australia and London.