Foster Wheeler was awarded contracts by Apache Khalda to provide technical consultancy services on the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) phase of the Qasr compression project in Egypt, the companies said on Tuesday.
The Qasr project is aimed at additional compression to the existing facilities at the Qasr gas condensate field in the Western Desert, located approximately 525km west of Cairo.
The Foster Wheeler contract value was not disclosed and will be included in the first-quarter 2013 bookings, according to the company.
Foster Wheeler will assist Apache Khalda in the management and administration of the EPC phase of the project as part of a joint project management team. The EPC phase is expected to be completed in the first quarter of 2015.
The company also provided project management consultancy services to Apache Khalda during the front-end engineering design phase.