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Paris, November 29, 2004

Disposal of Technip KTI SpA

Under the terms of a Leveraged Management Buy-Out (LMBO), Technip sold on November 26, 2004, 75% of Technip KTI SpA, an Italian engineering company specialized in refining and steam reforming furnaces as well as in sulfur recovery facilities.

This sale is part of the program conducted by Technip to concentrate on its core business and reduce its capital employed.

The other ex-KTI entities, acquired in 1999 and based in the Netherlands and in the US, remain wholly owned by Technip.

 

With a workforce of about 19,000 persons, Technip ranks among the top five corporations in the field of oil, gas and petrochemical engineering, construction and services. Headquartered in Paris, the Group is listed in New York and Paris. The Group’s main engineering and business centers are located in France, Italy, Germany, the UK, Norway, Finland, the Netherlands, the United States, Brazil, Abu-Dhabi, China, India, Malaysia and Australia. The Group has high-quality industrial and construction facilities in France, Brazil, the UK, the USA, Finland and Angola as well as a world-class fleet of offshore construction vessels.

 

Technip Public Relations

Laurence Bricq: Ph. +33 (0) 1 47 78 26 37 Fax: +33 (0) 1 47 78 24 33 lbricq@technip.com

Marina Toncelli: Ph. +33 (0) 1 47 78 66 69 Fax: +33 (0) 1 47 78 24 33 mtoncelli@technip.com

 

Technip Investor and Analyst Relations

Christopher Welton: Ph. +33 (0) 1 47 78 66 74 Fax: +33 (0) 1 47 78 67 58 cwelton@technip.com

David-Alexandre Guez: Ph. +33 (0) 1 47 78 27 85 Fax: +33 (0) 1 47 78 67 58 daguez@technip.com

 

Technip trades under the symbol TKP on the NYSE and under the ISIN FR0000131708 on the Euronext