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Contracts Awarded for Construction of NGL Extraction Plant in Liwa Plastics Industries Complex Project in Oman

Dec. 17, 2015


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Mitsui & Co., Ltd. ("Mitsui", Head Office: Tokyo, President and CEO: Tatsuo Yasunaga), jointly with the Korean engineering company GS Engineering and Construction Corp.("GS") as the consortium ("Consortium") were awarded a contract from Oman Oil Refinery and Petroleum Industries Company SAOC ("ORPIC") for the Engineering, Procurement, and Construction ("EPC") package of NGL Extraction Plant, and is scheduled to conclude the EPC contract with ORPIC on December 17, 2015.

Mitsui has a notable track record in the upstream oil and gas sector in Oman through its participation in onshore oil and gas production and the Oman LNG project, and in the power sector, through its participation in the Salalah-2 IPP project which Mitsui was awarded this year. The captioned Liwa project will be the first EPC project in the oil and gas sector in Oman for Mitsui, which will lead to further growth of the oil and gas sector in Oman. Mitsui will continue to aim at winning contracts for quality projects and will contribute to the development of infrastructure in Oman as one of the primary countries in the infrastructure development field.

Project Overview

Plant Description NGL Extraction Plant with capacity of 670 mmscf/day
Client ORPIC Plastics LLC.
(a project company wholly owned by ORPIC)
Scope of Work Engineering, Procurement, Construction of NGL Extraction Plant (Full turnkey basis)
Awarded Party The consortium of Mitsui & Co., Ltd. and GS Engineering and Construction Corp. as consortium leader.
Total project cost Approx. $700 million (approx. ¥84 billion)
Time of Delivery 43 months from the effective date of EPC contract
Construction site Fahud, about 300 km south of the Sohar Industrial Port Area, Sultanate of Oman

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Mitsui & Co., Ltd.
Corporate Communications Division
Shuhei Iwanaga
Telephone: +81-3-3285-7596
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