UK’s TechnipFMC announced that it was awarded a contract by Total E&P Angola for the Zinia Phase 2 field development, located offshore Angola.
Zinia 2 is located deep offshore Block 17, 150 kilometers offshore Angola. The Zinia 2 project will have a production capacity of 40,000 barrels per day (b/d), sustaining Pazflor field production, on stream since 2011.
TechnipFMC said that the contract covers the Engineering, Procurement and Construction of subsea equipment including 9 subsea tree units as well as wellheads, subsea control systems, connection systems and associated equipment.
Hallvard Hasselknippe, president of TechnipFMC’s Subsea business, said: “We are excited to be selected by Total for another of their important developments offshore Angola, illustrating our long-term, collaborative relationship. This award showcases TechnipFMC’s position as the market and technology leader for subsea equipment and services globally, and also demonstrates our commitment to the Angolan market.”
The contract also covers support services, performed by TechnipFMC in Angola, for the assembly, test, mobilisation and installation.
Total operates the Block 17 with a 40 per cent interest, alongside affiliates of Equinor (23.33 per cent), Exxon Mobil (20 per cent), and BP (16.67 per cent).