HOUSTON, May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group Mustang is providing engineering and design services for oil & gas production facilities planned for offshore developments in seven locations around the world: the North Sea, West Africa, Brazil, Canada, Australia, Mediterranean Sea and Gulf of Mexico. These services are being provided for shallow water fixed platforms and deepwater floating facilities. The planned facilities provide the potential to add approximately 1.3 million BPD oil & gas capacity to the world energy supply. The range of services Wood Group Mustang is providing is conceptual studies, pre-front-end engineering and design (pre-FEED), FEED, detailed engineering, and follow-on work.
Additionally, Wood Group Mustang's Automation and Control Business Unit is currently providing full system integration, FEED, or consulting for eight offshore facility projects, three of which are full system integration in deepwater developments.
"Over the next 25 years, energy demand worldwide is projected to grow by about 35%. The purpose of Wood Group Mustang's work ultimately is to help increase the standard of living around the world by designing oil & gas facilities that provide reliable sources of energy. We are pleased to partner with the world's leading energy companies to do our part in meeting energy challenges," said Steve Knowles, president of Wood Group Mustang.
Wood Group Mustang, in its 25th year, holds 16 world records for facilities installed around the world. In addition to designing the topsides for the world's largest semi-submersible platform, offshore Australia, Wood Group Mustang has provided design engineering for over half of the 42 producing deepwater projects in the Gulf of Mexico.
Wood Group Mustang is a global project management, engineering, procurement, and construction operations company serving the upstream oil and gas, refining and chemicals, pipeline, automation and control, and industrial markets. Wood Group Mustang has offices in North America, South America, Europe, Middle East, Asia & Africa. For more information, visit www.mustangeng.com.
Wood Group is an international energy services company with around $7bn sales, employing about 43,000 people worldwide and operating in 50 countries. The Group has three businesses – Wood Group Engineering, Wood Group PSN and Wood Group GTS - providing a range of engineering, production support, maintenance management and industrial gas turbine overhaul and repair services to the oil & gas, and power generation industries worldwide. www.woodgroup.com
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