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ShawCor to provide pipe coating services for the Woodside Pluto LNG project in Western Australia

By Tim Wright | October 10, 2007

ShawCor to provide pipe coating services for the Woodside Pluto LNG project in Western Australia

ShawCor Ltd. has announced that its subsidiary, Bredero Shaw (Singapore) Pte Ltd., has received a contract with a total value of more than $85 million to provide anti-corrosion, flow assurance, concrete weight and internal flow efficiency pipeline coatings for the Woodside Pluto LNG Project. The pipe will be coated at Bredero Shaw's coating facilities in the Far East and in Orkanger, Norway with the work beginning in 2008 and continuing through the end of 2009.

The coating scope entails 180 kilometers of 36-inch pipe connecting Woodside's Pluto field in Western Australia's Carnarvon basin to Woodside's LNG facility on the Burrup Peninsula, 55 kilometers of 20-inch insulated flow lines supplying gas to a shallow water production platform and 180 kilometers of six inch pipe to provide mono-ethylene glycol which will be used as a hydrate inhibitor in the offshore gas production pipelines.

The Pluto LNG Project is operated by Woodside, Australia's largest publicly traded oil and gas exploration and production company. Bredero Shaw has provided pipeline coatings for oil and gas projects from facilities in the Far East for over 20 years. With recent investments at its Kuantan, Malaysia facility and Batam, Indonesia facility, Bredero Shaw continues to serve the needs of the growing Far East and international pipeline markets including Australia.
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