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New Oil&Gas project awarded to Tecnimont in Algeria

Milan, 17th June 2020 - Tecnimont has been expanding its industrial presence and reach with new projects worldwide. We are glad to announce that on June 9th we have successfully been awarded an EPC contract by Groupement Bir Seba worth approximately USD 400 million, for the execution of the “Bir Seba Phase II and Mouiat Outlad Messaoud Field Development” Project, in Algeria. 

The completion of the project is expected within just over three years, located in the Touggourt area, about 130 km northeast of Hassi Messaoud. The Scope of work entails the expansion of an existing oil central processing facility, with the installation of a new oil separation train to double the total capacity up to 40,000 barrels of oil per day and it will also include the installation of 2 additional remote gathering stations and more than 400 km of pipelines.

Pierroberto Folgiero, CEO of the Maire Tecnimont Group, stated: “After our previous award with Sonatrach in 2018, this achievement lets us further consolidate our industrial footprint in the strategic Algerian market in the crucial oil & gas sector, having matured a solid experience in other  projects’ executed in Middle Eastern and North African countries. We are really proud to strengthen a mutually beneficial relationship with such prominent clients, as sound evidence of our successful operations in the Country. This is the fifth major award for our Group in 2020 in spite of the ongoing Covid pandemic and is a further testament of our core business’ resilience.”