UTM OFFSHORE LIMITED (UTM) SIGNS PRE-FEED CONTRACT AGREEMENT FOR THE FIRST FLOATING LIQUIFIED NATURAL GAS (FLNG) PRODUCTION PLANT BETWEEN JGC CORPORATION (JGC), JAPAN AND KELLOG BROWN AND ROOT (KBR), UNITED KINGDOM
The Group Managing Director / CEO of the UTM Group of Companies: Mr. Julius RONE signs the Preliminary – Front End Engineering Design (Pre-FEED) for the first Floating LNG production plant in the West African Sub Saharan with JGC Corporation, Japan. The Pre-FEED Agreement milestone follows after the award of the License to Establish (LTE) of the FLNG production plant by the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) to UTM Offshore Limited in February 2021. Also engaged in this project by UTM, is the world’s renowned Kellogg Brown and Root (KBR) of the UK who will be providing the Owner’s Engineering Services for the project.
The Pre-FEED signing ceremony was done virtually and was coordinated by the representatives of the Project Counsel, Templars – Yemisi Awonuga and The Project Principal Consultant, Yahaska Energy Limited – Dr. Yahuza Kassim, and witnessed by the Director of the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) – Engr. Sarki Auwalu; Executives representatives at JGC, KBR, Vitol, Business moguls and gentlemen of the Press.