UK firms Petrofac and BP sign new $800m Oman contract

British oil services firm Petrofac has been awarded an $800m lump-sum contract by energy giant BP to help further develop Oman’s Khazzan gas field.

The Jersey-based design and engineering firm will deliver Khazzan's Phase 2 central processing facility (CPF), helping to boost total production capacity to 1,500 million standard cubic feet of gas per day (mmscfd).