TechnipFMC announced in a press release that together with JGC Corporation and Samsung Heavy Industries, all partners in the ‘TJS Consortium’, where TechnipFMC is leader, TechnipFMC has been awarded a contract for the Coral South FLNG project offshore Mozambique.

The contract covers the engineering, procurement, construction, installation, commissioning and start-up (EPCIC) of the Coral South FLNG facility and its associated risers and subsea flow-lines system, as well as the installation of the umbilical and subsea equipment, Subsea World News stated.

The floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility will be designed to produce close to 3.4 Mtpa of liquefied natural gas and will be moored in 2,000 meters of water depth.

TechnipFMC’ CEO, Doug Pferdehirt, said, “We are honored to be the leader of the execution of this prestigious contract awarded by Eni and its partners to the TJS consortium. Combining TechnipFMC’s unique capabilities in both FLNG and subsea, we have been able to propose to our client an optimum combination, demonstrating the strength of our integrated offerings.”

“This FLNG award is a key milestone for TechnipFMC and confirms our pioneering and leading position on the floating LNG market,” TechnipFMC’s Onshore/Offshore business President, Nello Uccelletti, commented.