Subsea 7 Clinches EPIC Contract for BP in North Sea
|Subsea 7 Inc.
|Friday, June 11, 2010
Subsea 7 received an engineering, procurement, installation and commissioning contract by BP for the Andrew Area development project in the UK sector of the North Sea. The scope of work is to engineer, procure, fabricate, install and commission a 17-mile (28-kilometer) pipeline bundle system consisting of production, gas lift and methanol pipelines. Also included in the contract is the installation of a 17-mile (28-kilometer) electro-hydraulic control umbilical, tie-ins of integrated subsea towhead structures, field-testing and pre-commissioning work. The pipeline bundle system will tie-back the Arundel and Kinnoull developments to the Andrew platform. The engineering phase of the contract commenced, and the offshore phase will start in early 2011. The Andrew development is located 143 miles (230 kilometers) northeast of Aberdeen in Blocks 16/27a and 16/28 in the Central North Sea.
SubseaIQ provides focused, in-depth coverage of offshore field development activities around the world, with daily updates on hundreds of offshore fields and facilities. Click here to sign up for the free weekly email newsletter.
More from this Author
Most Popular Articles
From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you