Saipem, Chiyoda wins LNG contract in Nigeria


Italy’s Saipem and Japan’s Chiyoda Corp and Korea’s Daewoo E&C have announced that a joint venture they operate has been awarded an LNG project in Nigeria.

According to Reuters News, Saipem will be the leader of the joint venture.

The medium reported that the contract is for the front-end engineering design (FEED) and preparation of an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) proposal for the NLNG Train 7 project, meant to expand an existing LNG plant operated by Nigeria LNG Limited, it added.

The project is owned by the Nigeria LNG is a venture including Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation and oil majors Royal Dutch Shell, Total and Eni.