Pazflor FPSO

Summary Information

  • Name: Pazflor FPSO
  • Field: Pazflor Oil Field
  • Country: Angola
  • Ownership: Total
  • Website:
  • Field Operated By: Total
  • Capacity: 200,000 bpd
  • Year of Completion: 2014 Expected

Brief Description

  • At 325 metres long and 62 metres wide and weighing 120,000 tons, the Pazflor FPSO is the world’s largest floating production, storage and offloading vessel. It is a new build
  • The vessel is designed with a processing capacity of 200,000 barrels per day of oil, 150 million cubic feet per day of gas, and a storage capacity of about 1.9 million barrels of crude

Contractors

  • KBR: Contract to Provide Engineering, Procurement and Design Interface Services for Pazflor FPSO Topsides
  • Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering: Construction of the FPSO vessel
  • BW Offshore: Engineering, Procurement, Supply, Construction and Installation (EPSCI) of the Oil Loading System
  • Dyna-Mac: One unit of topside module and eight units of skids
  • VWS Westgarth: Water treatment
  • Dresser-Rand: Supply of four DATUM(R) centrifugal compression trains

Status

  • In operation

History

  • 2008 - KBR Awarded Contract to Provide Engineering, Procurement and Design Interface Services for Pazflor FPSO Topsides
  • January 18, 2011: the FPSO departs its South Korean shipyard for Angola, a journey of more than 20,000 kilometres. 
  • 2011 - The giant Pazflor development was inaugurated by Angola's Minister of Petroleum, Chairman and CEO of Sonangol and Chairman and CEO of Total,

Other Information

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Links

  1. VWS Westgarth FPSO References
  2. International Protective Coatings FPSO References
  3. KBR Awarded Contract to Provide Engineering, Procurement and Design Interface Services for Pazflor FPSO Topsides
  4. Dresser-Rand Selected to Supply $44 million of Equipment to Total for FPSO
  5. BW Offshore receives LoA from Total E&P Angola
  6. Inauguration of Pazflor, Angola’s latest deepwater giant development

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