AMEC Awarded Forties Contract by Apache North Sea

Apache North Sea has selected AMEC to perform project management, engineering and procurement for the design and implementation of brownfield modifications to the Forties Alpha platform.

The modifications will facilitate the connection of Apache's new bridge-linked satellite platform to the existing Forties Alpha platform. The Forties field is situated on the UK Block 21/10 in a water depth of 106 meters, 112 miles (180 kilometers) from Aberdeen.

Apache North Sea Limited holds a 97.14% interest in the field and serves as the operator; Esso Exploration and Production UK Limited holds 2.61%; and Shell U.K. Limited holds the remaining .25%.

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