SHAWCOR announces contracts to provide pipe coating services for the PNG LNG Project

Anti-Corrosion Methods and Materials

ISSN: 0003-5599

Publication date: 25 May 2010



(2010), "SHAWCOR announces contracts to provide pipe coating services for the PNG LNG Project", Anti-Corrosion Methods and Materials, Vol. 57 No. 3.

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SHAWCOR announces contracts to provide pipe coating services for the PNG LNG Project

Article Type: Industrial news From: Anti-Corrosion Methods and Materials, Volume 57, Issue 3

ShawCor Ltd announced its pipe coating division, Bredero Shaw, has received contracts with a value of approximately US$170 million from Mitsui & Co. Ltd to provide pipeline coatings and related products and services for the PNG LNG Project operated by Esso Highlands Limited. The PNG LNG Project is located in Papua New Guinea. The contracts will be executed at Bredero Shaw’s facilities in Kabil, Indonesia, Kuantan, and Malaysia. These facilities are technology-based, full service coating plants that were built specifically to process large, complex projects in the Asia Pacific Region.

The contracts involve coating approximately 900 km of 8-34 in. pipe that will be protected with three-layer anticorrosion or dual layer fusion bonded epoxy coating and SureFlo™ internal coating as well as Rock Jacket® mechanical protection and concrete weight coating. In addition, Bredero Shaw has also received the contract for anode procurement and installation as well as custom coating. ShawCor Ltd is an energy services company specializing in products and services for the pipeline and pipe services and the petrochemical and industrial segments of the oil and gas industry. The company operates through seven divisions with over seventy manufacturing and service facilities located around the world.

Bredero Shaw, ShawCor’s largest division, is the global leader in pipe coating solutions and employs approximately 4,000 permanent and contract personnel located at offices and facilities in fifteen countries. The division provides specialized coating systems and related services for corrosion protection, insulation, and weight coating applications on land and marine pipelines including highly engineered corrosion and insulation systems for deepwater applications.

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