Anadarko Petroleum selects contractor for natural gas project in Mozambique

19 May 2015

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)