Petrofac has received a $1 billion contract with Groupment Isarene for the Ain Tsila Development Project in Algeria.
Ain Tsila Development Project in Algeria is located around 1,100 km south-east of Algiers. It is expected to produce gas for the local Algerian market and for export. Under the terms of the 42-month contract, the lump-sum engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) project scope of work includes commissioning, start-up and performance testing.
The Groupement Isarene partners include Sonatrach, Petroceltic and Enel. Petrofac EPC activities in Algeria include Sonatrach’s Tinrhert Field Development Project, along with the Alrar and Reggane projects that commenced production last year.