L&T wins major order from Saudi Aramco

Construction major Larsen & Toubro said its Hydrocarbon Engineering unit, along with its partner, won an order to supply three Gas Production Deck Modules from Saudi Aramco, one of the world’s largest oil companies.

“This is the fourth award for the consortium of L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering (LTHE) with Subsea 7,” the Indian company said.

The project consists of engineering, procurement, fabrication, transportation, installation and commissioning of three gas production decks with a high integrity protection systems and exotic materials that will protect the plant for a life of fifty years and more.

The financial details of the order were not released.

Two of the decks will be installed in Hasbah and one in Arabiyah field of Saudi Aramco.

There are three offshore contracts currently under execution by the consortium of the two companies for Saudi Aramco under a Long Term Agreement.

“This significant award validates Aramco’s confidence in selecting LTHE’s offering for performance in fast-track implementation of complex offshore projects,” the construction major said.

LTHE has three fabrication yards and this project will be built at its flagship facility at Hazira, it added.

Larsen & Toubro, originally started by two Danish engineers, is currently operating in technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services and has over $17 billion in revenue.

It has operations in 30 countries.