Foster Wheeler awarded PMC contract for PGN gas terminal

Foster Wheeler’s Global Engineering and Construction Group has been awarded a contract by Perusahaan Gas Negara (PGN), an Indonesian state-owned natural gas business, for the provision of project management consultancy (PMC) services in building the ’Medan Floating LNG Terminal’ in North Sumatra, Indonesia.

The contract will be included in Foster Wheeler’s third-quarter 2010 bookings but its value has not been disclosed.

Foster Wheeler’s scope of work includes technical assistance through the initial phase of the development of the project, conceptual design of the terminal, and basic design of the subsea and onshore pipeline.

It will also prepare and issue an invitation to bid for engineering, procurement and construction (EPC), evaluate EPC bids, prepare the EPC contract and support PGN in EPC contract negotiation.

Foster Wheeler will fulfil the role of owner’s engineer during the EPC phase of the project through to start-up of the terminal.