Woodside picks FLNG at Browse

Group will use offshore development expertise, Shell's FLNG technology.

Woodside Petroleum (WPL) has announced its Browse joint venture partners will use floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) technology to commercialise the three Browse gas fields.

In a statement to the Australian Securities Exchange, Woodside said it will use its offshore development expertise with Shell's FLNG technology for optimal development of the Browse resources.

Work on necessary studies will commence immediately, the group said.