2006 News Story

Saudi Aramco, Foster Wheeler sign agreement on Manifa project

Saudi Aramco and the US-based engineering and energy company Foster Wheeler signed an agreement today for the onshore project management consultancy and front-end engineering and design contracts of the Manifa oil field.

Located off the Saudi coast in the Arabian Gulf, the Manifa field has a capacity of 900,000 barrels per day of Arabian heavy crude. In addition to the crude oil, the Manifa project will process 120 million standard cubic feet per day of associated gas.

Based in Clinton, New Jersey, Foster Wheeler is a leading international engineering, construction and project management contractor and power equipment supplier.