Oil & Gas

Ophir Energy close to signing-off on agreements for Fortuna FLNG

Ophir Energy said it is in the process of signing off on its long-term agreements for its Fortuna FLNG (Floating Liquefied Natural Gas) project off Equatorial Guinea. The company will be working with a shortlisted group of counterparts all of which are globally established LNG buyers. The offtake contracts offer flexibility to competitively deliver the gas into either the Atlantic or Pacific Basin and Ophir said they had been met with strong interest from LNG buyers.

Oil & Gas

Ophir Energy awards two consortia contacts for Fortuna LNG project

Ophir Energy has awarded two contractor consortia contracts for its Fortuna FLNG project in Equatorial Guinea. The agreements, for Upstream Front End Engineering and Design (FEED), were given to McDermott Marine Construction and GE Oil & Gas and Subsea 7 and Aker Solutions. The move comes in the same week the company revealed it would be reduce its headcount and closing offices in a $60million savings bid.