FMC Technologies has signed a contract with Woodside Energy Ltd. to supply subsea systems for the planned Angel development project on the North West Shelf, in the north-west of Western Australia.
FMC Technologies' scope of supply includes subsea trees, production controls and associated equipment. The Angel development area lies approximately 80 miles (130 kilometers) offshore on Australia's North West Shelf. The water depth in the area is approximately 262 feet (80 meters).
This contract is within the scope of the existing, preferred supplier agreement for subsea systems signed in 2003 between FMC Technologies and Woodside Energy.
"This is the fourth project for which we are providing subsea systems under our preferred supplier agreement with Woodside Energy," said Peter D. Kinnear, Executive Vice President – FMC Technologies. "We are pleased that Woodside Energy has again chosen us to supply innovative technology solutions for their subsea projects. We believe that our existing, preferred supplier agreement with Woodside has worked to the benefit of both parties."
The planned Angel development project is part of the North West Shelf (NWS) Venture. The six equal participants in the NWS project are BHP Billiton (North West Shelf) Pty. Ltd., BP Developments Australia Pty. Ltd., Chevron Australia Pty. Ltd., Japan Australia LNG (MIMI) Pty. Ltd., Shell Development (Australia) Pty Ltd and Woodside Energy Ltd (operator) CNOOC NWS Private Limited is also a member of the North West Shelf Venture but does not have an interest in North West Shelf Venture infrastructure.