KBR wins FERC FEED contract for Gulf LNG Liquefaction project

|By:, SA News Editor

KBR is awarded a contract for front-end design work on the Gulf LNG Liquefaction project to export liquefied natural gas, which is 50% owned by Kinder Morgan (KMI, KMP) through El Paso Pipeline Partners (EPB); the contract value is not disclosed.

KBR will perform engineering for two LNG trains, each 5M metric tons/year, and associated facilities.

The deal will provide engineering work to the LNG export project prior to undergoing FERC review; Gulf LNG Liquefaction is near the top of the Energy Department's current queue for review.