Wood Moves into New Mexican Market
Wood Group Engineering and Production Facilities SA de CV has signed a contract with Compania de Servicios de Compresion de Campeche, a joint venture between Duke Energy International, LLC and Marubeni Corporation. Under the contract, Wood Group will provide integrated operations and maintenance services to the AKAL GC compression platform owned by CSCC in the Bay of Campeche, Mexico. The contract marks the company’s entry into the facilities operations and maintenance market in Mexico.
The platform separates the liquids and compresses 250 MMscf/D of gas for Pemex Exploration and Production's North East Marine Region. Wood Group E&PF SA will have operational responsibility for the platform, including offshore operations and maintenance, and onshore technical support, logistics and supply chain activities. The company will also manage and execute the contract, which runs through October 2006, by using a combination of management and technical personnel from Mexico and other Latin American operations. Required overhauls of the PGT 25 turbine/compressor packages will be by TransCanada Turbines, a joint venture between Wood Group and TransCanada Pipelines.
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