Wood Group has been awarded a multi-million dollar contract by Bechtel to provide an automation solution consisting of detailed engineering, control hardware and remote instrument enclosures (RIEs) for Tengizchevroil s (TCO s) Crude Storage Capacity Project at the Tengiz
Field in Kazakhstan.
Wood Group awarded automation project for Tengiz
Field in Kazakhstan
Chevron, in partnership with the Caspian Pipeline Consortium (CPC), completed the first increase in incremental capacity of its 935-mile CPC Pipeline earlier this year--the primary route for exporting crude from the company's Tengiz
, Korolev and Karachaganak fields in Kazakhstan to a marine terminal in the Russian Black Sea port of Novorossiysk.
TCO, which develops the giant Tengiz
onshore field in western Kazakhstan, plans to boost annual output by 42 percent to 38 million tonnes by 2021.
ASTANA (CyHAN)- Director of executive management of "Engineering Union of Kazakhstan" Timurlan Altayev offered Polish enterprises to supply pipes and cable products to Kazakh Tengiz
field at a round table on the theme "Investment cooperation of Kazakhstan, Poland.
27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bechtel has been awarded a contract to provide engineering, procurement, and construction services to build four crude-oil storage tanks at the TengizChevroil oil production facility in Tengiz
Several of the Kazakh oilfields, including Tengiz
and Kashagan for example, also contain associated gas.
The refinery is near Kazakhstan's richest oilfields, including Tengiz
, Zhanazol, Karachaganak, Uzen, Martyshi and Zhetybay.
The huge Tengiz
oilfield, located onshore in western Kazakhstan, is one of three main drivers of Kazakhstan's plans to raise its oil output by 60 per cent by the end of the decade.
A major shutdown of the Tengiz
oil field was in jeopardy because contractors had to provide 20 special trailers to transport emergency generators needed to meet strict health and safety requirements.
Oil production from Kazakhstan is expected to grow in the next decade as its offshore Tengiz
and Kashagan fields as foreign investments increase.
The oil and gas fields of Tengiz
and Kashagan in Kazakhstan's north Caspian region are each thought to be among the top 10 largest oil fields in the world.