Saudi Arabia: Engineering Jacobs Wins Saudi Aramco Contract for Zuluf Field Development Programme
The scope of work includes engineering and project management services for Zuluf’s Onshore Central Processing Facilities project. Once complete, the project will supply 600,000 barrels of oil per day.
Texas – Saudi Aramco has awarded Jacobs Engineering Group a contract to provide engineering and project management services for the Zuluf Field Development Program's Arab Heavy (AH) Crude Oil Increment - Onshore Central Processing Facilities (CPF) project.
The project will provide facilities to process 600,000 barrels of oil per day of Arabian heavy crude oil from the Zuluf offshore field in the Arabian Gulf. This contract is among several oil and gas major project agreements that Saudi Aramco signed in November 2017 to enhance the company's energy sustainability, diversify the economy, expand gas production and localise domestic content.
Jacobs' scope of work includes the onshore central processing facilities which will contain a new gas/oil separation plant (GOSP), gas compression facilities, a new water injection plant and pipelines. The stabilized crude oil from the GOSP will be transported to the Ju'aymah terminal via new downstream pipelines. The separated gas and condensate streams will be transported to the proposed Tanajib Gas Plant via new pipelines.
Work on the Zuluf Field Development programme commenced in January 2018, with services executed in Calgary, Canada and Al-Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The programme demonstrates Jacobs' continued commitment to support the In-Kingdom Total Value Add (IKTVA) programme by maximizing locally manufactured oil and gas materials and services in Saudi Arabia. Additionally, an on-the-job training programme will be instilled facilitating skill and knowledge transfer in all execution offices.