Bechtel Awarded Feed Contract in Australia

August 3, 2009 Bechtel has been awarded a front-end engineering and design (FEED) contract for the first phase of Chevron’s Wheatstone natural gas development in northwest Australia. The first phase of the project consists of two liquefied natural gas processing trains, each with a capacity of about 4.3 million tons per year, and a domestic gas plant. The facility will be located at Ashburton North on the mainland of Western Australia. Read the Chevron release.