US group Anadarko Petroleum has selected the CCS JV consortium for the initial development of the natural gas processing park in Mozambique, the group said in a statement released Monday.
The consortium consists of US company Chicago Bridge & Iron, Japan’s Chiyoda Corporation and Saipem of Italy.
The park to be built for the US group includes two tanks for liquefied natural gas storage, each with a capacity of 180 cubic metres, storage facilities for condensates, one mooring dock and various facilities and infrastructures.
The group is the operator with a stake of 26.5 percent of the Area 1 block of the Rovuma basin in northern Mozambique, which has as its partners Mozambican state company ENH (15 percent), Mitsui E&P Mozambique Area1 (20 percent) , ONGC Videsh (16 percent), Bharat PetroResources (10 percent), PTT Exploration & Production Plc (8.5 percent) and Oil India Limited (4 percent). (macauhub/MZ)