KAZAKHSTAN - KASHAGAN MAIN WORKS CONSTRUCTION PROJECT

Tekfen Job No:

294, 295

Location:

Atyrau, Kazakhstan

Client:

AGIP Kazakhstan North Caspian Operating Co. N.V.

Contractor:

NCC (Tekfen Construction and Installation Co., Inc. - Gama)

Tekfen Portion:

50%

Commencement:

12/07/2005

Completion:

31/08/2012

Kashagan, an offshore field located at the north of the Caspian Sea, in the Kazakh territory, was discovered in July, 2000. Owned by a group of partners led by Agip, presently Kashagan could prove to be the world’s fifth largest oil field. The field, 75 km SSE of Atyrau, lies in just 3,7 m of water. The field holds an estimated of 7 to 9 billion barrels of recoverable oil resources with a total geological reserve of 38 billion barrels.

Scope of works contains execution of the Main Construction Works at Karabatan which is 35 km north east of Atyrau, Kazakhstan of AGIP KCO Agip Kazakhstan North Caspian Operating Company N.V. Scope of work contains procurement of civil discipline materials, all construction and precommissioning works.


  • Processing Units (Main piperack)
  • Oil Processing TR1 / TR2 / TR3
  • Gas Compression Unit 361

Major Commodities:
  • Excavation - Backfill: 214.000 m3, 140.000 m3 Backfill
  • Roads: 17.425 m2 Asphalt Road
  • Concrete: 74.431 m3, 34.721 m2 paving, 6.299 m3 menhole concrete
  • Buildings: 8 no Transformer building: 4.560 m2, 3 no control building: 4.185 m2, 3 no compressor building:4.985 m2
  • Pipe: 357.000 m (23.986 Tonnes) 965.235 WDI welding (730.374 WDI pipe fabrication, 234.861 WDI field erection)
  • Equipment: 389 no
  • Cable: Out of scope
  • Terminations: Out of scope
  • Painting: 614.417 m2 Steel Painting (388.643 m2) and Pipe Painting (225.774 m2)
  • Insulation: 85.092 m2 insulation (6.531 m2 equipment, 78.561 m2 pipe)

(Oil Tranche-3)
  • Roads: 8.263 m2
  • Concrete: 2.337 m3 foundations, 14.972 m2 pavings
  • Steel: 2.916 tonnes
  • Pipe: 169.290 WDI welding (122.132 WDI pipe fabrication, 47.158 WDI field erection)
  • Equipment: 99 no
  • Cable: Out of scope
  • Terminations: Out of scope
  • Painting: 91.145 m2 Steel Painting (72.734 m2) and Pipe Painting (18.411 m2)
  • Insulation: 12.814 m2 insulation (2.899 m2 equipment, 9.915 m2 pipe)