AGD II Project, Abu Dhabi

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The Asab Gas Development Phase II Project (AGD II) for GASCO is designed to recover NGL from the sour condensate rich gas from the existing Asab Gas Plant (AGP).

Residue gas will be re-injected back into the reservoir for pressure maintenance purposes (gas cycling). Bechtel were the main EPC contractor for this $1200 million project.

The main facilities include two trains of gas treatment and NGL recovery units, mercury removal beds, propane refrigeration system, acid gas treatment, acid gas compression and TEG dehydration, DCS, ESD, F&G system, SCADA upgrade, substation and HV supply system, turbo expander, NGL storage, NGL pipeline to Habshan, NGL shipping facilities, offsites & utilities (boilers, water treatment, HRSGs, flare, nitrogen unit, instrument air system).

Kentech was awarded the contract for the complete electrical and instrumentation scope of works Part of Kentech’s scope also included the installation of a new Distributed Control System (DCS) and Emergency Shutdown System (ESD). Following successful completion of this scope,  Kentech was also awarded an additional contract covering the full telecommunications installation works for the project.

Following the installation, testing and pre-commissioning phases of the project, Kentech also provided commissioning assistance to Bechtel.


On Tuesday 9th February 2021, we announced an agreement to acquire the oil & gas business of SNC-Lavalin’s Resources Division.

This business includes people and assets brought together through their acquisition of the Kentz and other energy services businesses. This transaction marks an exciting, ground-breaking development for Kentech to reinforce our position as a leading integrated energy services provider and introduces us to the renewable / clean power marketplace. We now move forward together with a global network of more than 10,000 professionals united by a commitment of common values and strong partnerships with clients from across the world.

By investing now, we are strategically positioning the company to take advantage of the next cycle of growth.

Our complementary businesses will join forces, creating a stronger offering across the full asset life cycle – from consulting to design and build, commissioning and start-up, through to maintenance, modification and turnaround, as well as decommissioning services.