KBR awarded a pre-FEED contract for LNG project

12 March 2019

KBR, Inc. announced that it has been awarded a pre-Front End Engineering Design (Pre-FEED) contract by Mexico Pacific Limited (MPL) for a midscale LNG liquefaction project in Puerto Libertad on the Pacific coast of Mexico. Under the terms of the contract, KBR will provide a Pre-FEED and cost estimate for the project. This work will be performed by KBR utilizing the ConocoPhillips Optimized CascadeĀ® technology, leveraging the midscale LNG joint development work previously announced by KBR.

"We are excited to be a part of this Mexico Pacific Limited LNG project and to deliver innovative LNG technology solutions for our customers," said Farhan Mujib, KBR President Hydrocarbons Delivery Solutions. "We believe midscale LNG projects have an important part to play in the global LNG market."

The engagement continues the progress towards commercialization for MPL. "We look forward to working with an LNG industry leader in KBR, and continuing our efforts to provide a world-class project with best in a class delivered pricing for our Asian buyers," said Josh Loftus, President of MPL. The contract continues a broader competitive process with FEED expected to start mid-2019.