2H Offshore Wins Big Foot Riser Contract

Chevron awarded 2H Offshore, an Acteon company, a contract for the detailed design and delivery management of the riser systems for the Big Foot field development. 2H Offshore is responsible for the detailed design and procurement management of the riser systems, which will comprise 2 high-pressure drilling risers, 15 production/water injection top tensioned risers (TTR) and oil and gas export steel catenary risers.

The scope of work includes system integration, procurement services and offshore installation support of the TTRs and export riser systems. The Big Foot field is located in Walker Ridge 29 in approximately 5,100 feet (1,554 meters) of water, and first oil is expected in 2014. Chevron, the operator, owns 60% interest in the field; Statoil owns 27.5% interest; and Marubeni Oil & Gas owns the remaining 12.5% interest.

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