Engineering company Monadelphous Group said it has been awarded a new three-year facilities maintenance services contract associated with the Barrow Island assets operated by Chevron.
The contract is for the operation and maintenance of support facilities and associated utilities, and includes water and wastewater treatment plants, power generation and distribution systems, as well as the management and maintenance of various buildings, vehicles, plant and equipment, the company informed in a statement.
Approximately 500 people are expected to be employed to perform the work under the contract.
Chevron has passed the 90% completion mark on its Gorgon LNG project located on Barrow Island. Once completed, the facility will have a capacity of 15.6 million tonne per annum of LNG.