EXHEAT has been awarded the contract to supply a 1365kW Ex e electric gas heater to FPSO Cidade de Paraty.
The FPSO will operate under twenty year charter and operate contract on the Lula Nordeste development in the pre-salt area, offshore Brazil. The unit is owned and operated by the following consortium: SBM Offshore, QGOG, Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK), and ITOCHU Corporation (ITOCHU).
The Lula field is located at approximately 300 kilometres offshore and 2,100 metres water depth, in block BM-S-11 in the Santos basin. FPSO Cidade de Paraty is able to process 120,000 bpd of oil, associated gas treatment for 5,000,000 Sm3/d with compression and carbon dioxide removal and a water injection facility for 150,000 bpd.
Press Release, November 01, 2013