FMC Technologies to Supply Subsea Gas Manifolds for Petrobras' Plangas Project

    HOUSTON, April 4 /CNW/ - FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:  FTI) announced
today that Petrobras has chosen FMC to supply the two subsea gas gathering
manifolds for Petrobras' Plangas project, offshore Brazil. The contract has a
value of approximately $52 million in revenue to FMC Technologies.

    FMC's scope of supply consists of two subsea manifolds, each with eight
10-inch inlets and two 16-inch outlets, operated by multiplexed subsea control
systems. The manifolds will allow export of gas from the Roncador, Albacora
East and other Campos Basin fields. Deliveries are scheduled to begin in 2008.

    "We are pleased to be chosen by Petrobras to supply the manifold systems
for this key project that will support Brazil in achieving gas
self-sufficiency," said John Gremp, Executive Vice President, FMC

    The project will be engineered and manufactured at FMC Technologies'
facility in Rio de Janeiro. With two facilities in Rio de Janeiro and one
service base in Macae, FMC Technologies' capabilities in Brazil include local
engineering, project management, manufacturing, integration testing,
installation and customer support.

    FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:  FTI) is a leading global provider of
technology solutions for the energy industry and other industrial markets. The
Company designs, manufactures and services technologically sophisticated
systems and products such as subsea production and processing systems, surface
wellhead systems, high pressure fluid control equipment, measurement
solutions, and marine loading systems for the oil and gas industry. The
Company also produces food processing equipment for the food industry and
specialized equipment to service the aviation industry. Twice named as the
Most Admired Oil and Gas, Equipment Service Company by FORTUNE magazine, FMC
Technologies employs approximately 11,000 people and operates 33 manufacturing
facilities in 19 countries. (

    This release contains forward-looking statements as defined in the
Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements
are information of a non-historical nature and are subject to risks and
uncertainties that are beyond the Company's ability to control. These risks
and uncertainties are described under the caption "Risk Factors" in the
Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2006 and
may be modified in subsequent quarterly reports filed by the Company with the
Securities and Exchange Commission that may be accessed on the Company's
website. The Company cautions shareholders and prospective investors that
actual results may differ materially from those indicated by the
forward-looking statements.

For further information:

For further information: FMC Technologies, Inc., Houston Investors:
Maryann Seaman, 281-591-4080 or Media: Bruce Bullock, 281-591-4429

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