Pinnacle awarded contract by PAENAL to provide a comprehensive material traceability quality control system for their fabrication yard at Porto Amboim in Angola.

The MatriX MTQC (material traceability quality control) system will be used to support all fabrication projects at PAENAL’s yard, including the recently awarded module and associated FPSO construction and integration works for the CLOV FPSO for Total.

The PAENAL yard was created in 2007 to provide fabrication facilities for topsides modules and FPSO integration in Angola for the oil and gas industry. PAENAL is owned by SBM Offshore, DSME (Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering) and Sonangol.