Japanese contractor JGC has won the engineering, procurement and construction contract for the gas processing facilities for Jadestone Energy’s Akatara gas field development in Indonesia.

Local subsidiary JGC Indonesia has added to an impressive run of gas project awards with the Akatara lump sum EPC job that will also see the contractor responsible for the approximately 17 kilometres long sales gas pipeline.

The value of JGC Indonesia's latest contract was not disclosed.

The new gas, condensate and liquid petroleum gas processing facilities for Akatara, located on the Lemang production sharing contract in Jambi, South Sumatra, will have capacity of 25 million cubic feet per day.