Wood Group secures Ichthys subsea engineering services contract By Martin Kovacs, 7 Sep 2017

Wood Group has advised that it has secured a five-year contract with Inpex Operations Australia to provide subsea engineering services for the integrity of the Ichthys project, continuing its 12-year support of the project development.

Wood Group advised that under the contract the operations of all subsea assets and the gas export pipeline will be supported, with the contract, which is effective immediately, including two one-year extension options.

“We are proud to support the Inpex-operated Ichthys LNG project’s successful production from one of the world’s largest liquefied natural gas developments,” Bob MacDonald, Wood Group Specialist Technical Solutions business CEO, commented. “We have applied our global expertise and technical capabilities to support the development for over a decade.

“Our focus will be applying our detailed knowledge and our extensive global experience of supporting subsea operations, to create value-driven solutions that assure the long-term integrity of the Ichthys LNG project’s subsea system.”