Jun 16 - Kemostål signs LOA with Cosco Shipyard

Kemostål signs Letter of Award with COSCO (NANTONG) SHIPYARD CO., LTD., China.

In an international competition Kemostål has been awarded a Letter of Award and is proud to announce the signing with COSCO (NANTONG) SHIPYARD CO., LTD., China for the Design, Purchasing and Construction, together with Installation and Commissioning assistance of two complete Vapor Recovery Units for the Western Isles Development Project (WIDP) FPSO.

The Western Isles Project (Dana Petroleum 77% and Cieco 23%) will develop two discovered oil fields in the UK North Sea. Dana has selected Sevan Marine’s circular FPSO concept for use on the field. COSCO Shipyard has been selected to build the new FPSO and also to supply and integrate the process topside modules for the FPSO. Conceptual / basic engineering / FEED has been provided by Sevan Marine and verified by DPS in the previous phase of the project.

COSCO Shipyard is contracting with DPS to carry out the detailed design for the process topsides modules. This includes the scope of work for Package Management Support, which will directly assist COSCO Shipyard for the procurement of systems, packages and equipment.

The Kemostal Vapor Recovery units will be two 100% complex skid mounted machinery and built to the rigorous rules & standards of DNV ( Det Norske Veritas ) with a service life time for 20 years. Kemostal is responsible for the complete mechanical design, manufacture, testing and certification of the HC Blanketing & Vapour Recovery Package in accordance with the project requirements to full compliance with all Codes, Standards and Regulations. This will be done from main office and workshops in Gothenburg, Sweden for delivery in April 2014.

Render of Kemostal Vapour recovery unit for COSCO Shipyard

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