Japan’s Chiyoda Corporation and Indonesia’s PT Synergy have jointly won a Pre-FEED contract from INPEX for the Subsea Umbilicals Risers and Flowlines (SURF) and Gas Export Pipeline (GEP) facilities for the Abadi LNG project in Indonesia.
INPEX is undertaking Pre-FEED studies for the Abadi ﬁeld development in the Masela Block, located in the Arafura Sea, under the supervision of the Indonesia Government Special Task Force for Upstream Oil and Gas Business Activities (SKK Migas).
Under the terms of the contract, Chiyoda and Synergy will jointly provide INPEX with various engineering, safety and cost studies, as well as development of the future FEED scope of work, while Xodus Group and Subsea 7 will undertake speciﬁc studies as nominated subcontractors.
Xodus, in which Chiyoda and Subsea 7 hold 40 per cent and 60 per cent shares respectively, will provide the technical leadership, as well as supplying speciﬁc studies for the project. Subsea 7 will contribute speciﬁc studies and advice especially focused on competitive installation solutions.