Honeywell Selected by Japan's Largest Engineering Contractor for Large Project in Qatar
JGC Teams With Honeywell to Improve Safety & Efficiency in the Operation of Dolphin Energy's Natural Gas Production and Processing FacilitiesPHOENIX, Oct. 19, 2004 - JGC, the largest engineering contractor in Japan, has selected Honeywell (NYSE: HON) to provide integrated control and safety systems for Dolphin Energy Limited, a joint venture of Total, OccidentalPetroleum and Mubadala Development Company, which is wholly owned by the Government of Abu Dhabi. The Honeywell systems will automate two offshore gas production platforms in Qatar's North Gas Field and a large onshore gas processing plant in Ras Laffan Industrial City, Qatar. Honeywell expects to complete the project in late 2005. Working with JGC, Honeywell will provide systems that control natural gas production and refining processes efficiently and effectively. In addition, the solution also automatically shuts down the processes when an emergency, such as a fire, is imminent. Components of this integrated system include Experion(tm) PKS, Honeywell's award-wining next-generation process automation system that unifies people with process, business and asset management; Shadow PlantR, a software suite that can be used to evaluate decisions, check engineering designs, improve performance and train operations; and Honeywell process and emergency shutdown systems. Honeywell will develop the integrated system in Singapore.JGC is an international engineering and construction company based in Yokohama, Japan, having multiple operating centers and executing large-scale projects worldwide. Dolphin Energy Limited is the creator of the Dolphin Gas Project - a unique UAE strategic energy initiative whose mission is to produce, process and supply substantial quantities of natural gas from offshore Qatar to the United Arab Emirates in 2006. Honeywell International is a $23 billion diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes and industry; automotive products; turbochargers; and specialty materials. Based in Morris Township, N.J., Honeywell's shares are traded on the New York, London, Chicago and Pacific Stock Exchanges. It is one of the 30 stocks that make up the Dow Jones Industrial Average and is also a component of the Standard & Poor's 500 Index. For additional information, please visit www.honeywell.comHoneywell Process Solutions is part of Honeywell's Automation and Control Solutions group, a global leader in providing productand service solutions that improve efficiency and profitability, support regulatory compliance, and maintain safe, comfortable environments in homes, buildings and industry. For more information about Process Solutions, access www.acs.honeywell.com.This release contains forward-looking statements as defined in Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, including statements about future business operations, financial performance and market conditions. Such forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties inherent in business forecasts as further described in our filings under the Securities Exchange Act. Experion(tm) is a trademark and Shadow PlantR is a registered trademark of Honeywell International Inc.
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