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Front End Engineering Design

Consub recognises that clients have individual needs and may want to play an interactive part in the Front End Engineering Design (FEED) phase of their project.  In FEED we perform:

  • Development of the engineering definition of your chosen concept.
  • Preparation of Invitation to Tender packages for turnkey (EPIC, EPCP) or separate engineering, procurement and construction contracts.
  • Cost estimates and execution strategy for Final Investment Decision or Project Sanction.

Consub’s engineers have expertise in subsea field developments ranging from single well satellite tie-backs to third-party hosts to multi-well green field or brown field developments with export to platform or shore.  We cover:

  • Pipeline engineering
  • Riser analysis and design
  • Seabed structures
  • Controls System Engineering
  • Xmas trees & completions
  • Materials & Welding Engineering
  • Project Engineering & Management

We perform FEED in accordance with recognised international industry codes and standards, using a range of in-house developed spread sheets and commercially available software.  Our principles are:

  • Focus on key economic and risk drivers for the project,
  • Optimisation of crossover between CAPEX and OPEX
  • Practical solutions developed from experience of Start-up, Commissioning and Operating phases
  • Design for asset lifecycle from the outset

We also manage FEED contractors on behalf of clients.  Recent projects include:

  • Hess: West Med project
  • British Gas: Hasdrubal

Our key personnel have experience performing FEED (or management of FEED) for the following Clients/Projects:

  • BG West Delta Deep Scarab Saffron (Egypt)
  • BG West Delta Deep Simian Sapphire (Egypt)
  • BG West Delta Deep Phase IV (Egypt)
  • BP King Project (Gulf of Mexico)
  • Statoil: Europipe

For full details of our capabilities, please contact us