UK’s Wood Group has been awarded a contract to provide the main automation contractor (MAC) services to Tengizchevroil for the Tengiz Field in Kazakhstan in a multi-year contract worth US$700 million.
The Tengiz Field in Kazakhstan, operated by Chevron affiliate Tengizchevroil, is one of the world’s biggest and already accounts for more than a third of total crude output in Kazakhstan.
The MAC services is for the Future Growth Project-Wellhead Pressure Management Project at the Tengiz Field.
Wood Group's vendor- independent Automation & Control business will provide optimal integrated process and safety solutions to TCO
"The automation scope of the
There are plans to upgrade the Tengiz Field , in which Exxon Mobil and Lukoil also have stakes, will increase output to 39 million tonnes a year (850,000 bpd) by 2022 from 27 million tonnes currently.